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Unwrapping the zip line from below the outrigger reel, he'll turn the handle to gradually raise the line angle, while free-spooling his fishing reel and steadily paying out line with his fingers controlling spool tension.
The location of the fairleads on the ships in relation to the positions of the bollards on the berth can lead to wide mooring line angles in the vertical plane ([alpha]), see Fig.
A productive trolling pattern used by many local anglers includes two flatlines, with flatline clips to reduce the line angle of entry and give a tad of drop back on the bite, as well as two rigger lines.