Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Tx Pitching, AaronJohnson24, TX Rigged Senko, Mxguy16, Lowell whisenant
103146 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 83680
hopalong 74972
Pilothawk 73813
JDavis7873® 67378
John175 ® 61039
FattyMcButterpants 60592
Tritonman 57170
Derek 56843
SkeeterRonnie 52571
LoneStarSon® 52411
facebook
Forum Stats
103146 Members
62 Forums
865386 Topics
11360462 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11044584 - 08/15/15 10:39 PM Blast from the past
Fish Killer Online   happy
Big Sexy

Registered: 12/11/04
Posts: 25118
Loc: Weatherford
Found these going through some of my old tackle

_________________________
LIKE the TFF on Facebook - www.facebook.com/texasfishingforum

Top
#11044649 - 08/15/15 11:27 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Online   content
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 10/05/10
Posts: 9282
Loc: Sanger, Tx/ Chatham, La
That is all my dad used when I was a kid
_________________________





https://www.inseinefishing.com field staff

Top
#11044652 - 08/15/15 11:30 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
bassinbee Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/26/06
Posts: 32
Loc: Denton TX
I still have some of those myself.

Top
#11044883 - 08/16/15 08:10 AM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
Dr JL Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/01/11
Posts: 1438
Loc: Aledo, Texas
Oh man! Used to use those- forgot about them.

Top
#11044910 - 08/16/15 08:27 AM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
collincountytx Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 10434
Loc: Dallas, TX
Cool--the Wmart closest to my house has some of those Tru Turns and the Eagle Claw Rotating worm hooks on the shelves.
_________________________

Top
#11044999 - 08/16/15 09:10 AM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
tommyc Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 04/18/06
Posts: 3228
Loc: Twok Yacht Club
Around 1985-86 as I used them. cheers
_________________________
Tom Cornelius

Romans 10:9-11




Top
#11045011 - 08/16/15 09:15 AM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
361V Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 4126
Loc: somervell county
Years ago I used these exclusively for worm fishing. Very high hook-up ratio. Back when I used them most hooks weren't the sharpest so I always hit them with a file before using. Started using the "newer" EWG hooks that are chemically sharpened and never sharpened another hook because all I will do is make it duller with a file. Got out of a habit of using the Tru-Turns but they are great hooks.
_________________________

Top
#11045671 - 08/16/15 04:33 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
Undertaker56 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/28/14
Posts: 215
Loc: San Angelo Tx
Still have some great hooks....
_________________________
I'm the last one to let you down!!!


Yes I am a real Undertaker..
I will give up my rod when you pry my cold dead hands off of it!!!!

Top
#11045847 - 08/16/15 06:18 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
reeltexan Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/03/06
Posts: 2054
Loc: Ovilla, TEXAS
Still the best texas rig worm hook made, but you've gotta sharpen them.
I can prove that they hook fish better than standard or off-set shank hooks.
_________________________
"..The pleasant’st angling is to see the fish
Cut with her golden oars the silver stream,
And greedily devour the treacherous bait.”
Bill Shakespeare






Top
#11045959 - 08/16/15 07:27 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
Scoundrel Online   content
Angler

Registered: 01/05/13
Posts: 389
Work great with Abu Garcia 20 lb Royal Bonyl

Top
#11046596 - 08/17/15 08:29 AM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
RedSkeeter Offline
Bedazzled

Registered: 04/12/05
Posts: 13152
Loc: Emory, Texas
I still use their crappie hooks.. They work great.
_________________________

www.grandebass.com

www.dobynsrods.com




Top
#11047311 - 08/17/15 02:00 PM Re: Blast from the past [Re: Fish Killer]
NoWeighers Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 05/09/07
Posts: 760
Loc: Zapata, TX
I'd still use em if I could find em.. And I own a tackle store.. The 5/0 Brute is the [censored]..

The US government, who tests everything, spent a zillion dollars doing research to see which hook hooks more fish than any other..

And in every wet military survival kit you will find some red Tru Turns..

Honest..
_________________________
James Bendele
Falcon Lake Tackle
"On the eighth day, Man invented the Fish Hook."

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide