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#11785890 - 08/19/16 12:01 PM Are these any good
Thecrankster Offline
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Registered: 08/15/16
Posts: 100
Loc: DFW
I bought 10 packs of Owner wide gap plus hooks 5/0 found them on clearance for .50 cents a package Will these work on big plastics
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#11785902 - 08/19/16 12:06 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
MagFluker Offline
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Yes! Where?
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#11785907 - 08/19/16 12:07 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
Thecrankster Offline
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I bought them at Academy about 6 months ago just found where I put them lol
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#11785932 - 08/19/16 12:20 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
MagFluker Offline
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Aw man, you got me real excited there... roflmao



Edited by MagFluker (08/19/16 12:20 PM)
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#11785935 - 08/19/16 12:21 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
propman Offline
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Love Owner hooks.

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#11785984 - 08/19/16 12:41 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
Ted Martin Offline
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Registered: 07/26/05
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Loc: Dallas, TX
those are great hooks, especially in heavy cover

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#11785994 - 08/19/16 12:48 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
Thecrankster Offline
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Registered: 08/15/16
Posts: 100
Loc: DFW
So the huge gap is ok...How does it work
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#11786029 - 08/19/16 01:03 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
MagFluker Offline
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When using thicker plastics the wider gap allows the bait to bend or compress when the fish bites to expose the point of the hook for better hookup ratio. I tend to use them with all plastics.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GR6eOHIcI_Y
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#11786034 - 08/19/16 01:04 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
Allen Bass Fisher Offline
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Registered: 08/05/04
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Huge gap....Wide gap. Wide gap hooks are good for large bodied baits like Super/Magnum Flukes, thick bodied creature baits, and large swimbaits.

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#11787025 - 08/19/16 10:28 PM Re: Are these any good [Re: Thecrankster]
Kyhokie Offline
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Registered: 01/07/16
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Loc: McKinney
@crankster I know it seems like they should affect the action of the bait, but I have seen no obvious drop off. I only use them on thick bodied plastics like creatures, as I prefer a regular offset worm hook for thinner baits. You got a great deal man!
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