Poll: What type of hook for Flathead Catfish?

Discussion in 'Flathead Catfish' started by patrickgd, Oct 24, 2008.

  1. patrickgd

    patrickgd New Member

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    What type of hook do you prefer?
     
  2. Bill in SC

    Bill in SC New Member

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    South Caro
    1) Gamakatsu 8.0 octopus circle
    2) Eagle Claw 10.0 King Kahle
    Bill in SC
     

  3. kenlaw76

    kenlaw76 New Member

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    I have been using circles lately.
     
  4. lendog

    lendog New Member

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    berks, PA
    8/0 gama octopus circle
     
  5. patrickgd

    patrickgd New Member

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    Memphis TN
    I prefer a 7/0 Gamakatsu Octopus standard
     
  6. dafin

    dafin New Member

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    Manhattan,Kan
    In the past I caught a lot of Flatheads on 7/0 kahle and 9/0 J hooks, now I have settled on 8/0 king kahle. They seem to work better with the bigger baits
     
  7. Blacky

    Blacky New Member

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    Philadelphia, P
    1. 6 to 9 Gammy
    2. Size 7 Eagle Claw King Kahles
     
  8. HRCats

    HRCats New Member

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    Ohio
    8/0 gama circles
     
  9. john catfish young

    john catfish young New Member

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    Kentucky
    9/0 King Kahles by Eagle Claw!!!!!:smile2:
     
  10. radish

    radish Member

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    ms
    I use 10/0 kahles by eagle claw
     
  11. arkrivercatman

    arkrivercatman New Member

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    KS
    Eagle Claw Kahles, all different sizes.
    Awesome hooks for an awesome price.
     
  12. Carolina Cat Crew

    Carolina Cat Crew New Member

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    South Carolina
    I found that the 8/0 crcle work good.
     
  13. doublehaul

    doublehaul New Member

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    Wyoming
    8/0 Gamakatsu Circles
     
  14. mankind

    mankind New Member

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    ashland ky
    egale claw 141 kale 6/0-9/0 when you stick um they stay stuck:cool2:
     
  15. AZflats

    AZflats New Member

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    Peoria, Arizona
    KING KHALES 10/0~ The best flatty hook. THREAD IS DONE..

    JK. lol.. Just my opinon...
     
  16. jasonminitruck

    jasonminitruck New Member

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    the hooks I use are the 7/0 gypsey hooks they are made by the same manufature as the Gamakatsu hooks. You can get 100 on ebay for $13.50
     
  17. katfish ken

    katfish ken New Member

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    Paintsvill
    5/0-to 8/0 gama octopus
    6/0and 8/0 gama circle
    Want to get some Khale Just haven't got around to them yet. I think all hook styles have their time and place. I still like to jerk.