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Old 10-26-2017, 03:59 PM
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Just ordered myself a few hooks from tiger eye glass jigs. Iíf your anything like me you and are always looking for something new to add to the box. I spent $30 dollars but the way I see it, itís money well spent. Iím going to spend the
Next 6 weeks looking at these hooks just waiting for the moment I can try them out.
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Old 10-26-2017, 04:54 PM
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Wow, those look sweet, I can't wait to hear the catching report!
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Old 10-26-2017, 07:06 PM
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yea they sure do look pretty good! I often used real perch eyes, they work really good. I will have to order some of these and try them also, thanks for sharing!
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Old 10-27-2017, 03:44 PM
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Jig heads look great. Not sure about the strength of that hook shank though, looks a bit flimsy although it may just be the photograph.Would be interested to know how strong they are once you receive them!
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Old 10-27-2017, 05:12 PM
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Iíll let ya know once I get them. Now that you point it out they do
Look a little weak. I bought the pan fry set as I almost always fish for perch in the winter but Iím after jumbos so the hooks still need strength. Iíll keep you updated.
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Old 10-29-2017, 10:15 AM
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When I put in my perch hook order last year from my go to "Fiskas" supplier, out of curiosity I also picked up 4 of those glass eye jigs (2 yellow & 2 green). They caught a few perch, a few pickerel. I can't say if they outperformed any other hook I have in the box, but they did put fish on top of the ice & that's all that matters. As far as the hook being weak, no different than any other jig.

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Old 10-31-2017, 09:02 PM
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Got the hooks in the mail today. They look great and the ones that glow are awesome. I think the hook strength will be fine. I imagine the larger sizes would have stronger hooks as the sizes I bought were smaller. Next time I post on this topic I hope to follow it with a bunch a jumbos for all to see.
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