12+ Day Trips

SUGGESTED TACKLE

Berkley Fishing Okuma Fishing Seeker Rods Pelagic Mustad
Leader Size / SpectraReelsRods
#40-50 / #65 Spectra
(Yo-yo - Wahoo Jig's)
Andros 12S / 12SIIa
Seeker - SS6470H or G6470H
Seeker - Hercules SHS60XH or 70XH
Cal star - 700H or XH
#50-60 / # 65 Spectra
Makaira-16II / 16IISEa

Makaira 15II / 15IISEa
Makaira 16II / 16IISEa
Seeker - SS6465XH or G6465xh
Seeker - Hercules SHS70XH or 60xh
Cal star - 765ML
#80 / # 100 Spectra
(Live Bait/Trolling/Dropper Loop)


#100-130 / 100-130 Spectra*
(Live Bait)


#130-150 / #130 Spectra*
(Kite- Large Live Bait)
Makaira 20II / 20IISEa
Makaira 16II / 16IISEa
Makaira 20II / 20IISEa

Makaira 20II / 20IISEa
Makaira 30II / 30IISea
Makaira 50II / 50IISEa

Makaira 50II / 50IISEa
Makaira 50WII
Makaira 50IISEa
STAND UP
Seeker - SS6465XXH or G6465XXH
Seeker - SS6463XXH or G6463XXH
Cal Star - 7455XXH


RAIL RODS
Seeker - SS 1x3
Seeker - Rail Boss RR60
Cal star - 770XH


STAND UP
Seeker - SS6463XXXH or G6463XXXH
Seeker - SS6455XXXH or G6455XXXH
Cal Star 7465XH


RAIL RODS
Seeker - SS 2x4
Seeker - Rail Boss RR80
Cal Star - 770XXH


STAND UP
Seeker - SS6463XXXXH or G6465XXXXH
Seeker - SS6455XXXXH or G64555XXXXH


RAIL RODS
Seeker - SS 3x5
CalStar - 770 XXXH



TERMINAL TACKLE SUGGESTIONS

  • 25-40 each: 6/0, 5/0, 4/0, 3/0, 2/0, 1/0   Mustad  4X Ringed Hoodlum J -hook or Owner Ringed Offshore or Ringed Gorilla
  • 25-40 each: 6/0, 5/0,4/0 Mustad 4X Ringed Sea Demon or Owner Ringed Super Mutus
  • 20 each: 10/0, 8/0 Mustad 7691
  • 20 each: 20/0 and 18/0 Mustad 39960d off set circles
  • 2 Spools Each #100,130,150 Fluorocarbon and/or BHP Tackle Wind on Tops
  • Assorted rubber core and/or egg sinkers
  • 6 heavy yo-yo jigs SALAS 6X and/or 6X JR. Blue and White, Dorado, and Scrambled Egg are long time favorites.
  • 1 Chrome and Blue or all chrome yo-yo jig 
  • 6 wahoo jigs  Sea Strike 33H, Raider 200, Raider 150
  • 3 wahoo bombs
  • 2 wahoo trolling lures: Catchy Tackle Large Spinner Jets , Yo Zuri Bonita
  • 2 packs each: 40, 60, 90 and 275-lb. 7-strand braided wire, with 7-strand braided wire sleeves (assorted)
  • 12 each: Berkley #1 and 4/0 black barrel swivels
  • 6 Sabiki rigs: Owner  4 squid skirt #5525-075
  • Trolling gear and Kite rods are supplied by the EXCEL on all trips.
*we sell all the terminal tackle listed above on the boat at internet prices!!!!

The suggestions above are general guidelines only.  There are additional manufacturer’s models, plus a variety of other manufacturer’s whose products are of excellent quality and may be readily substituted for those we outlined.  To best serve your needs, please contact our office or reputable saltwater/long-range tackle dealer for the most current recommendations for your particular trip