September 25, 2022


Definition of plane

This is in reference to the force on trolling tackle used to create space between trolling lines. This can be in the form of divers such as dipsy divers planing away from the centerline of a boat as they sink. This also is associated with planer boards as they plane away from the boat to create distance between trolling lines on the surface before those lines dive down.

Variations of the term plane

• planers
• planer boards
• planing
• inline planer boards
• stern planers
• dipsy divers

How to use plane in a sentence

I set my outside dipsy divers on 3.5 to have them plane away from the inside dipsy which is set to 1.

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