Finally got me a Flathead catfish in Illinois

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  1. DensSang

    DensSang New Member

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    Illinois
    I went out Saturday night with a freind and look what we caught. Im in the Orange shirt mine was 55 lbs and the other is 65 lbs we caught them in the same whole 20 min apart
     

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  2. rodpod

    rodpod New Member

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    State:
    Evansville, Ind
    Wow those are monsters...congrats!
     

  3. Cattledogz

    Cattledogz Active Member

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    State:
    NC
    Way to go Dennis! Congrats on a nice pair of flatties.
     
  4. Chuckb

    Chuckb New Member

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    Pana Illinois
    Great fish! Give us the story, bait used time etc.
     
  5. DeerHunter01

    DeerHunter01 New Member

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    State:
    Kentucky
    Did you release them back ? how deep of water was you fishing ? and was it a lake or river ?
     
  6. tanner

    tanner New Member

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    State:
    Somerset, Kentucky
    wow! those are freakin nice fish bro!
     
  7. muskyman

    muskyman Active Member

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    State:
    Loudon TN
    Name:
    David
    Dude, those are some nice fatties man !!!! Good job !!! Where did you get them ? I have never gotten a flathead, and I wanna get one when I get back there.
     
  8. Larry

    Larry New Member

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    State:
    Minnesota
    Nice Fish Mate!
    Keep us posted on future adventures. Details and a story rack up reps.
    thanks
    Larry
     
  9. poopdeck [patrick]

    poopdeck [patrick] New Member

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    State:
    ofallon il
    Great job , a couple of beautys.
     
  10. eflow

    eflow New Member

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    State:
    IL.
    Nice flatheads, what area in IL. did u find them hogs.:waaaht:
     
  11. DensSang

    DensSang New Member

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    State:
    Illinois
    we were at Sangchris it was about 830 when we to get bait which was large bluegills about 6 or 7 inches we were gonna give this spot another 45 mins about 900 i gotta a couple of little clicks 915 he made a good run but a slow run i got him in in about 15 or 20 mins we waited for a camera and we released them
     
  12. catfishcrazee

    catfishcrazee Member

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    State:
    illinois
    dem sure sum nice fish!!!
     
  13. catmankev

    catmankev New Member

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    State:
    Valmeyer, Illinois
    CONGRATS!!! REAL NICE FISH.:thumbsup:
     
  14. SilverCross

    SilverCross New Member

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    State:
    Fairbury, Illin
    Congrats you two, nice catch.
     
  15. fat_fish55

    fat_fish55 New Member

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    State:
    illinois
    some illinois brothers with some HUGE flatties
    yeehaw
    congrats man that is a heck of a pair of flatties
     
  16. Shortarms

    Shortarms New Member

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    State:
    Illinois
    Nice catch! I haven't
     
  17. catfish joe

    catfish joe New Member

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    State:
    louisville kentucky
    awesome hawgs bro keep up the good work:thumbsup:
     
  18. armynavy

    armynavy New Member

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    State:
    Iowa
    Now thats what I'm talking about nice pair of flats.
     
  19. brad kilpatrick

    brad kilpatrick New Member

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    State:
    Kansas City
    Now thats big time Dude!!! nice flatties!!! Even better to hear you CPRed them!!! Way to go!
     
  20. explayer

    explayer New Member

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    State:
    Tucson AZ

    Way to go I am so jeoules