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About XS Scuba Finger Spool

In the early days of cave diving, reels were not available to buy off the shelf. Divers used anything they could, including empty electrical wire spools. When exploring, divers would pay out the line and if they didn't empty the spool it would be left in the cave for the next dive. The Finger Spool is most often used as a Gap Reel or for Short Distance Exploration. Small and Low-Profile, a Spool fits nicely out of the way in a Pocket or Clipped-Off to a D-Ring. The Holes in the Side allow for Clipping in a Double-Ended Snap anywhere along the Perimeter of the Spool to keep the Line-Tight when not in use.

XS Scuba's Finger Spools come equipped with a Durable Corrosion Resistant 4" (10.2 cm) Stainless Steel Double-Ender Bolt Snap with 18-8 Stainless Steel Internal Springs. The Spool is Injection-Molded with Glass-Filled Nylon for Strength and Long Life. The Line is 073" (1.86 mm) #24 Hi-Viz Yellow Nylon 16-Strand Braided Line with a Breaking Strength of 123.5 to 130 lbs (56 to 59 kg).

The XS Scuba Finger Reel is available in 3-Sizes and Line Lengths; 60' (18.3 meters) measures (Diameter x Width) 3" x 1" (7.6 x 2.5 cm) , 100' (30.5 meters) measures (Diameter x Width) 3" x 1 44" (7.6 x 3.7 cm) and 160' (49 meters) measuring 3.25" x 1.75" (8.3 x 4.4 cm) All the XS Scuba Reels are covered by a Limited Lifetime No Breakage Warranty.

Warranty Information

This product has a limited warranty of 24 months.

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XS Scuba Finger Spool Features

  • Used as Gap Reel or for Short Distance Exploration
  • Small and Low-Profile
  • Fit in BCD Pocket or Clipped-Off to D-Ring
  • Holes in Side: Clipping in Double-Ended Snap to Keep Line-Tight
  • Durable Corrosion Resistant 4" (10.2 cm) Stainless Steel Double-Ender Bolt Snap
  • Snap has 18-8 Stainless Steel Internal Springs
  • Spool: Injection-Molded with Glass-Filled Nylon for Strength and Long Life
  • Line: .073" (1.86 mm) #24 Hi-Viz Yellow Nylon 16-Strand Braided Line
  • Line Breaking Strength: 123.5 to 130 lbs (56 to 59 kg)
  • 3-Sizes and Line Lengths:
    60' (18.3 meters) measures (Diameter x Width) 3" x 1" (7.6 x 2.5 cm)
    100' (30.5 meters) measures (Diameter x Width) 3" x 1.44" (7.6 x 3.7 cm)
    160' (49 meters) measures 3.25" x 1.75" (8.3 x 4.4 cm)
  • Limited Lifetime No Breakage Warranty

XS Scuba Finger Spool Specifications

Spool O.D.
60' (18.3 Meters) And 100' (30.5 Meters) Reels: 3" (7.6 Cm), 160' (49 Meters) Reel: 3.25" (8.3 Cm)
Spool Width I.D.
60' (18.3 Meters): 1" (2.5 Cm), 100' (30.5 Meters): 1.44" (3.7 Cm), 160' (49 Meters): 1.75" (4.4 Cm)
Line Material
Nylon 16-Strand Braided Line
Line Diameter
.073" (1.86 Mm) #24
Line Length
60' (18.3 Meters), 100' (30.5 Meters), 160' (49 Meters)
Line Tensile Strength
123.5 To 130 Lbs (56 To 59 Kg)
Reel Materials
Spool: Injection-Molded With Glass-Filled Nylon, Clip: Stainless Steel With 18-8 Stainless Steel Internal Springs
Available in the Following Sizes:
100', 160', 60'
Weight [with packaging]
60': 0.3 lb,
100': 0.35 lb,
160': 0.5 lb
Mfr #
SKU
XSSFR

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4.0

Decent spool, too much line

By ncmiked

from Raleigh NC

About Me Casual/ Recreational

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional

Cons

  • Too much line

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    Comments about XS Scuba Finger Spool:

    This is a great spool but there is so much line provided, there isn't an easy way to keep it from unraveling. Other than that, it is great!

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    5.0

    its Sweet

    By DMan

    from NC

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    Pros

    • Awesome And Priced Right
    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Improves Diving Experience
    • Lightweight
    • Solid Construction

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        Comments about XS Scuba Finger Spool:

        Carry it on every dive

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        5.0

        Finger Spool

        By Ed

        from Baltimore, MD

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Improves Diving Experience
        • Lightweight
        • Solid Construction

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          • All Diving Applications

          Comments about XS Scuba Finger Spool:

          High Vis line, durable spool

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          Shopper  Why Did You Choose This?
          Ken T  Great price and stainless steel double ender. Will use it to deploy an SMB and search and recovery.
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          Ken T  Great price and stainless steel double ender. Will use it to deploy an SMB and search and recovery.
          Shopper  I am concerned about this line clashing with my scuba outfit, is the color of the line really so green?
          EVERITT G  The line is pretty bright on the surface, a dull greenish yellow in the water, you should definitely keep the spool in a BCD pocket when not in use so clashing should not be an issue most of the time. Dangling the spool from the double clip is a really bad practice and will lead to a lost spool or a big line tangle. It's really important that the line is visible when deployed to reduce entanglement hazards. Everitt
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