Deeper Pro Plus – Overview + Hint & Tips

have now been using this for just over the weekend and it’s pretty amazing bit of kit and will aid anyone’s fishing.  I have purely been using it as a mapping tool and depth finder at the moment.  The weather has not been helpful on this front.  Way to much rain for me to stand out in.  I’m not that crazy anymore!

This image picked up a lovely slope, with a couple of nice edges where fish would patrol along.  A perfect spot for a bait.

This screenshot has picked out a couple of depressions in the lake.  Another perfect spot and unless you were extremely lucky, you would never find them with a marker float set up.

This final screenshot depicts a steady incline from 11ft up to 9.4ft, again is another likely area that fish would patrol along.

I have been casting the Deeper out and once I found the perfect spot, I flicked the marker out and retrieved the Deeper.  I then cast a lead to the spot and clipped up, as I clearly don’t want to hit the Deeper with a lead!  This is also a good way to get accurate baiting up with the Catapult or spomb.

I have also started to map out the lake a bit and play around with the online map feature. (I need more work on this part)


Some of you will say it’s cheating but I say it’s embracing modern technology.  All people do in one shape or form e.g cars, phone, camera’s, t.v’s etc, so why not fishing tackle?  If angler’s in the past not done this, we would still be using Heron buzzers and Argos chairs.  With the modern-day pace of life, this gadget will save you time and put more fish on the bank, that’s got to be a plus on my book.


Deeper Pro Plus – Hints & Tips

I have been using the Deeper Pro Plus for some time and I have put together a few tips which may help you get more from your Deeper.

1. When you cast out and are mapping the lake, the Deeper will take a few seconds for the GPS to lock on each time – check the GPS icon has changed from orange to green.


2. If you reel in too fast, you can create a false reading for the depth on the Deeper.


As you can see from the middle part of the screenshot that the Deeper been pulled down into the water.

3. If the Deeper doesn’t auto connect, you can manually do this via Setting –

manage Deepers –

Refresh & then Connect, in most instances this will have already happened.


Hints & Tips Video

Part 1


Part 2  


Hopes these two videos help you with your Deeper Pro Plus


Until Next Time


Deeper Pro Plus- Hints & Tips P4

I love my pike fishing and the Deeper is a great way to locate bait fish in a swim – be it on the river or lake.  This helps me a great deal with my fishing when I get only a few hours on the bank.  You can search out the bait fish or if you are lucky find a pike.  This will stop wasting time in swims with no fish.


With a quick under arm flick, you can check out some great margin features.  This can also be used on the river bank to great effect.

This hole contains bait fish and the potential of a big pike.

And another example of a group of fish.

Deeper Pro Plus – Hint & Tips – Night Mode – Part 5

Night mode is a very useful tool for the angler who arrives at the lake after dark.

Night mode solves this problem as you have the ability to change the black cap over to an orange one.  If you then set your Deeper to the night mode function, you will get a flash of orange light.

This is very visible at an amazing range.  You can then follow your normal process of clipping up and adding enough to allow for your bait to land on the spot.  The beauty of the light is that you can line this up with a horizon marker and you will be safe in the knowledge you are fishing the perfect spot, even in the dark.

To set up night mode.

1- open the Deeper app and select settings

2- Scroll down until you find night fishing, which will be set to off.

3- Select night fishing

4- and change to on

This will activate the flashing light

Part 6

HelpFull Guide



Hope this helps


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About richardhandel

I would like to give a brief snap shot of my life and introduce myself; My name is Richard Handel and was born in 1965 in Suffolk. I have worked as a UK Operation & Intermodule Manager for a shipping company. I live in Hampshire now and am married with 2 young children, both girls so I am a bit outnumbered even the cat is a girl! I have been fishing since I was about 7 years old. I started on small local rivers in Suffolk, then moved onto gravel pits and then carp fishing. My personal best is a 39.08 mirror, over recent years I have started river fishing again, on the Hampshire Avon, this is a nice break from the carp lakes. My life has turned a big corner this year, the company I was working for relocated their Operation centre to Estonia. I was offered a job at the head office in London. This would have meant a 5 day commute and working in Stratford. As a family, we did not fancy this, as I would hardly spend any time with the children (and the Mrs). So after 22.5 years, I was given a nice redundancy package and with my wife is working full time. I became the house husband. This has meant a complete turn around in my fishing, as I can pick and choose when I go. I have found a splendid new syndicate to fish this year, which includes 5 lakes and some 8 miles of river with only 150 members. It's an amazing change to the way I am able to fish. I am now trying to start my own tackle business and make a bit of a name for myself in the world of fishing, as I have retired from real work. Richard
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