4-25 Flathead catfish

Discussion in 'Flathead Catfish' started by riverdawg-1, Apr 28, 2007.

  1. riverdawg-1

    riverdawg-1 New Member

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    This flathead only weighed 5#, but kept flaring his gills out when i got home. So i took this closeup
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  2. Gibbzilla

    Gibbzilla New Member

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    That's neat thanks for sharin. What you catch him on?
     

  3. jsharper

    jsharper New Member

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    nice catch. did you wash and dry him?:big_smile:
     
  4. Mickey

    Mickey New Member Supporting Member

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    Nice fish. Chip thanks for sharing. Interesting.:lol: :smile2:
     
  5. riverdawg-1

    riverdawg-1 New Member

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    nightcrawlers. I had fished most of the night with only a few very small channels, right after day light i had a small light rod straight down next to the piling on the pier to catch bait and caught him. Good fight on a trout rod and 4# line.
     
  6. CJ21

    CJ21 New Member

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    Very nice Flathead.