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Aftco AFH-1 Maxforce Harness

Aftco AFH-1 Maxforce Harness

For fighting big game fish stand-up style, the AFTCO Maxforce™ is the ultimate in harness design for 30-130lb tackle. The combination of lumbar and sit-in pads distributes the load below the hips, allowing the lower body to exert maximum pulling leverage with superb comfort under heavy drag loads.

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For fighting big game fish stand-up style, the AFTCO Maxforce is the ultimate in harness design for 30-130lb tackle. The combination of lumbar and sit-in pads distributes the load below the hips, allowing the lower body to exert maximum pulling leverage$88.00 USD
For fighting big game fish stand-up style, the AFTCO Maxforce is the ultimate in harness design for 30-130lb tackle. The combination of lumbar and sit-in pads distributes the load below the hips, allowing the lower body to exert maximum pulling leverage with superb comfort under heavy drag loads.

Does not include rod belt or drop straps
The AFTCO Maxforce Harness features a super-comfort molded, closed-cell EVA foam padding, with a tough, waterproof lycra polyester cover. The harness liner is made from synthetic terry cloth, which not only wicks moisture, but has enough tooth to keep the harness from slipping around and chafing. Attached to the inside liner is a name and ID tag. The AFTCO Maxforce Harness includes both stainless cross lock snaps and quick release hooks for securing harness to reel lugs. The self-adjusting reel attachment straps prevent the harness from riding up, and provide the best pulling angle for maximum leverage. Stainless D-rings for drop straps are double-sewn and cross-stitched into the harness, and a molded rubber safety/grab handle is also double-stainless riveted and box-stitched into the back of the belt. All of the ultra heavy duty nylon web straps feature top quality, corrosion proof, ôquick-releaseö nylon buckles or adjusters. Included is a mesh bag with hanging grommets for easy rinsing and storage of the Maxforce harness.
5 Stars based on 16 reviews
By Jordan
Hudsonville, MI
November 22, 2018
Ordered but out of stock
Unfortunately had to purchase elsewhere. If ever back in stock, grab one from Tackle Direct! Great Pricing! Great product from Aftco
By Mark
Bolton, MA
September 30, 2018
Great harness to complement belt
Very comfortable and easy to get on. All the components work great together.
By Shane
Montgomery, AL
September 29, 2018
Great Harness
Love this harness. So comfortable, feels like you are one with the rod and reel when strapped up!
ProsVery comfortable
ConsThe strap doesn?t have a buckle so I had to tie a big knot in it and then wrap it around to make it fit. I am size 34 waist and I believe you have to be 40+ waist to use it without rigging it like I did
By Bruce Buchalter
August 15, 2018
Aftco Harness
Works Great Takes all preassure off your arms and Back , Excellent product for us Old Guys
By Chris
Cape May
March 15, 2018
Great harness
The most ergonomic harness on the market IMO
ProsBreathable Adjustable Comfort
By John
Yukon, OK
March 11, 2018
Great fit. Comfortable. Can't wait to put it to use
ProsFast shipping. Good fit. Comfortable
By robert buckland
simi valley, ca.
January 18, 2018
Not a big fish harness
As others have pointed out, the AFCO harness is comfortable and easy to adjust while on a fish, here's the bad news. When on a big fish with heavy drag (35 or more pounds) the adjustment buckle will cut thru the strap that connects to the reel lug. The first time this happened AFCO sent me a new harness which also broke on my next trip while on a tuna that weighed 220lbs. I was using about 35lbs. of drag at the time. The strap material they use is to light for big fish and they use the wrong type of buckle.
If your fishing for fish up to 100 lbs. it would probably be fine as well as bill fish if your not using heavy drag. And by the way their new model has no adjustment in the strap. so take it out of the package and try it on before you by.
By Rodrigo
Easton, PA
December 26, 2016
awsome harness
takes a bit to get used to but cant beat it for the money!
By Logan Rutt
Stone Harbor, New Jersey
August 17, 2016
awesome harness
I have used this harness a lot with my socorro belt with fish ranging from small tunas to blue marlin, great product.
By captdavep
March 17, 2016
love this harness
sets up fast and re leaves stress in all the right places.
Prosfit,ease of use, comfort
By Fedor
Bat-Yam, Tel Aviv (Gosh Dan)
May 24, 2014
High quality, very comfortable
I also have a heavy Penn 12. But with this harness is easy to catch big fish
By Stephen
Ellicott City, MD
March 9, 2014
Very comfortable
The Aftco AFH-1 Maxforce harness is very comfortable. The straps are easily adjusted for the best fit. The optional Aftco drop straps allow me to quickly attach the Aftco fishing belt/plate. I also like the safety provided by the handle on the back of the harness.
By Dan
Freeport, NY
March 2, 2014
Great Harness
Very Comfortable, great leverage on a stand up set up
By Brett
Wilmington, DE
October 24, 2013
Fill the Cooler without Breaking Your Back
We do all stand-up fighting. This harness is a dream compared to fighting fish with a belt alone. When combined with a fighting belt it will go a long way to keep your family, friends, and charter customers from injuring their backs. It just makes for more fun on the water for everyone and will let you fight fish all day when you get covered up with 50# class tunas.
By herb
July 7, 2013
perfect harness
top value for this price
1 Question & 1 Answer
from eau claire wisconsin asked:
August 1, 2017
will it fit on me? a 10 year old?
1 Answers
Yes it will fit, the harness has adjustable buckle straps.
on August 2, 2017


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