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Forum: All About Guns 05-09-2019, 02:41 PM
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Posted By mallardtone-man
Reel rigging options?

What is everyones favorite method of rigging a speargun reel? I just finished this pathos build which is my first reel gun and considered several different options for the line to reel connection and...
Forum: All About Guns 05-06-2019, 01:59 AM
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Views: 582
Posted By mallardtone-man
Best band stretch for 42" Ab Biller w/ 14mm Small ID

I have a 42" biller that I am switching to 14mm small ID bands and a shorter lighter shaft and am looking for recommendations on how many bands and what % stretch. The shafts are 42" 9/32 (7mm) so...
Forum: Testing 05-04-2019, 09:29 AM
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Views: 3,547
Posted By mallardtone-man
handle

Handle pictures
Forum: Miami and The Florida Keys 05-03-2019, 11:07 PM
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Views: 1,149
Posted By mallardtone-man
Looking for dive partners in Marathon

Hey guys im headed down to Marathon is a week for some fishing and freediving and am trying to link up with some like minded people in the area. We have a 24' center console and plan to do a little...
Forum: All About Guns 05-03-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Best textured paint for spearguns/handles.

That is a good point, I havent finished the handle yet but am planning on adding a sand layer
Forum: All About Guns 05-03-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By mallardtone-man
Best textured paint for spearguns/handles.

Have a couple of guns that I would like to paint either parts of or the whole thing, some plastic some metal. What has everyone used as far as a good heavy duty paint that comes in a spray can and...
Forum: General Spearfishing & Diving Discussion 05-03-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,002
Posted By mallardtone-man
Freediving apnea training apps/programs

Just curious what everyones favorite apnea training app/program? I am trying to increase my breath hold over time. I don't do a ton of deep diving but would like to be able to go deeper and stay...
Forum: All About Guns 05-03-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 670
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Custom shafts from spearcrafters

Ok Rich, thanks for letting me know. After looking closer I see that is in fact the case. Thanks again for the great transaction and spears by the way!
Forum: All About Guns 05-02-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: First attempt at a custom handle Pathos 120

That is the new Ermes Sub double roller. The sickest smoothest trigger ever designed according to majd haha.:gun::gun:
Forum: All About Guns 05-02-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By mallardtone-man
Very nice!

Very nice!
Forum: All About Guns 05-01-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 670
Posted By mallardtone-man
Custom shafts from spearcrafters

I just got my first batch of custom shafts from spearcrafters and I have to say they look very nice. 2 @ 155cm x 7.5mm for the pathos with highly optimized fins and resting tab placed at 20" and 2 @...
Forum: All About Guns 05-01-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By mallardtone-man
First attempt at a custom handle Pathos 120

Here are some pics of my progress thus far with this pathos 120 build. I will start a post about the project as a whole later but wanted to get some feedback on the handle before moving forward. ...
Forum: Florida East Coast Spearfishing 04-23-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,518
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Clear Water - No Cobia

Nice vids, looks like a blast!
Forum: All About Guns 04-22-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Changing line release pathos laser open

Ok good to know, I have the DI so I will go ahead and switch it then. I am not looking to get this gun setup only to potentially have frustrating tangles to deal with.
Forum: All About Guns 04-19-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By mallardtone-man
Changing line release pathos laser open

If I change my line release to the right side of the gun is there any reason why I couldnt still load with the front pin on the right and muzzle slot on the left, or would I be better off routing a...
Forum: All Other Gear 04-18-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,571
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Anyone used Seac Partner or Pyle Freedive watches?

I have no luck finding anything used for a deal. At least for now I can measure surface time with the stop watch or normal time function. The seac watch does measure it but costs an extra 100,...
Forum: All Other Gear 04-18-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,571
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Anyone used Seac Partner or Pyle Freedive watches?

I watched a video about that button problem. Apparently some people pull them and pack them with grease and it helps. Saw a video where a guy replaced the rusted out magnets and re-greased them to...
Forum: All Other Gear 04-17-2019, 02:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,571
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Anyone used Seac Partner or Pyle Freedive watches?

Same one that I bought. I hear a lot of things about premature failures but this is not a major concern as I purchased through amazon and can just get another one and return the broken item if this...
Forum: All Other Gear 04-16-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,571
Posted By mallardtone-man
Anyone used Seac Partner or Pyle Freedive watches?

I am slowly working at becoming a better freediver and desiring an affordable dive watch to help me track my progress. I have read a fair amount about the pyle watches, here and elsewhere and...
Forum: All About Pole Spears & Slings 04-16-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,667
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: Resting hooks not allowed in iUSA

That is correct, I have several IUSA records for pole spear and speargun and checked with them about this in the past.
Forum: All About Guns 04-03-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: High stretch Small ID bands on with Ab Biller trigger mechs?

Yes, I was thinking about giving that a shot as well. I think ill probably try a 7mm x 42" and see how that does for me.
Forum: All About Guns 04-03-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 887
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: High stretch Small ID bands on with mako trigger mechs?

Great, thanks Dano. Can you tell me what the bands are typically cut at for your stock guns? We would probably be looking to bump it up to 350-370% for a bit hotter load.
Forum: All About Guns 04-03-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: High stretch Small ID bands on with Ab Biller trigger mechs?

No, it comes out to about 31" of band stretch on a 42
Forum: All About Guns 04-03-2019, 04:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By mallardtone-man
High stretch Small ID bands on with Ab Biller trigger mechs?

Hey guys I have an Ab Biller 42 that I use for hole shooting and low vis that I have been running 2x 18mm bands cut at 300 percent w/ a 42" 5/16" shaft on with pretty good results, however the more I...
Forum: All About Guns 04-03-2019, 04:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 887
Posted By mallardtone-man
Re: High stretch Small ID bands on with mako trigger mechs?

Im pretty sure they have 80, 90 and 120cm guns.
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