what kind of hooks to use

Discussion in 'LOCAL MISSOURI TALK' started by medford, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. medford

    medford Member

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    when do some of you prefer using a different hook like kale circle or octopus under what conditions:confused2:
     
  2. catfisherman369

    catfisherman369 Floyd

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    I have always used a J hook in different sizes . Just started using circles and really like them .
     

  3. restorerancientiron

    restorerancientiron New Member

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    Myself like alot of folks use the circle for cut bait and the wide gap large kahle hook for live bait.
     
  4. gamaCatsu

    gamaCatsu New Member

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    circle for cut bait, octo or some kind of wide gap for live bait. 8/0-10/0
     
  5. Welder

    Welder New Member

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    Its about all I use now in 4/0 to 8/0. I stopped usen circles cause to many fish were poppen off. I seemed I got just as good hook ups with the octo j hooks and they stuck better.
     
  6. fishjunkie

    fishjunkie New Member

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    hooks i use the circle hook and the double action hooks from team catfish
    in the 6/0