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Gamakatsu SC17 Tarpon Hook

Gamakatsu SC17 Tarpon Hook. Best saltwater hooks made. Rounded point for quick set. Stout shank. Slightly upturned eye. 12-pack in size 1/0. 10-pack in sizes 2/0, 3/0.
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Customer Reviews for Gamakatsu SC17 Tarpon Hook
Review 1 for Gamakatsu SC17 Tarpon Hook
Overall Rating: 
5 / 5
5 / 5
ALL HOOKS FOR BIG FISH,
November 25, 2009
By: AJNFLORIDA
from FLORIDA ,RIGHT ON THE GULF OF MEXICO, BOCA GRANDE
Good Value: 
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"I GUESS YOU COULD SAY IM CHEATING AGAIN ON THE REVIEW FOR ALL THESE HOOKS,IM GOING TO WRITE JUST ONE BUT LIST AND DISCUSS ALL HOOKS LISTED THAT I BUY FROM ORVIS, #1 GAMAKATSU TARPON HOOK 2/0 ,1/0 THIS IS A NEWER HOOK STYLE AND SO FAR I HAVE BEEN PLEASED WITH THEM VERY STOUT AND VERY SHARP HAVE ONLY LOST 1 FISH. #2 GAMAKATSU STINGER IN SIZE #6 -#1 I HAVE ALWAYS LIKED THESE HOOKS,THEY ARE RIDICULOUSLY SHARP AND STRONG. #3 GAMAKATSU BONEFISH HOOKS SIZE#4 I GOT A PACK TO TRY AND SO FAR HAVE BEEN QUITE PLEAESED WITH THEM. #4 GAMAKATSU SL-12s SIZES 2,4,4/0 AGAIN ANOTHER NEW HOOK WHICH IS ON ITS WAY TO PROVING TO BE A GREAT HOOK. #5 SC-15 SIZE#1 WHICH IS ANOTHER GREAT HOOK I USE THEM FOR MAKING MY DRIFTING FIDDLER. #6 ISTHE TMCSIZE #4, #6 GREAT ALL AROUND HOOK A LOT LIKE THE NEXT ONE ON THE LIST.#7 MUSTAD 34007 SS IN SIZE#8--#3/0 GREAT HOOKS ESPECIALLY IF YOUR GOING TO BE DOING A LOT OF TYING THE SAME FLY PRICE WISE THEY ARE MORE AFFORDABLE.AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST IS THE MUSTAD 34011IN SIZES #6-#2/0 IT IS A LONG SHANK 34007 ITS ACTUALLY 3/8" LONGER BUT ANOTHER GREAT BUDGET MINDED HOOK IF YOU DO A LOT OF TYING LIKE I DO.ALL OF THES HOOKS MENTIONED ARE ALL WORTH EVERY PENNY AND ORVIS IS DEFINATELY THE PLACE TO BUY QUANITY WHICH I DO A LOT OF.ANYWAY I HOPE THIS WILL HELP YOU GUYS OUT MAKING DECISIONS ON WHICH HOOKS TO USE AND IF YOU A NOVICE DEFINATELY GO WITH MUSTAD BECAUSE YOU DONT TO BE MESSING UP A MORE EXSPENSIVE HOOK ON A LEARNING CURVE."