Rods: For dolphin, Penn Spinfisher VI, 3500 to 6500. For tuna, Penn Torque 30LD2 and 40NLD2 and International 16, or equivalents.
Reels: For dolphin, Penn Battalion, 7-foot 12- to 20-pound class. For tuna, Penn Legion, 7-foot 12- to 20-pound conventional; Penn International, 6-foot 50- to 80-pound class, or equivalents.
Line: For dolphin, 12- and 20-pound mono, 30-pound braid. For tuna, 80-pound braid with 50-pound monofilament top shot, or straight 50-pound monofilament.
Lures: Williamson Popper Pro 130, for dolphin and tuna
Bait: Live pilchards and goggle-eyes, fresh ballyhoo
Rigs: For dolphin, live-bait hook, 4/0 to 7/0. For tuna, single non-offset circle hook 3X strong, 2/0 and 3/0.