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Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« on: November 17, 2017, 06:17:44 AM »

I ordered some refills for my Trokar hook box earlier this week. Along with my order I got some samples of Mustad flip/punch hooks.

These things look really strong and sharp. Has anyone here tried them yet?

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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2017, 06:28:50 AM »

I ordered some refills for my Trokar hook box earlier this week. Along with my order I got some samples of Mustad flip/punch hooks.

These things look really strong and sharp. Has anyone here tried them yet?



I got a pack of those in a LTB a while ago. I've used them but I haven't caught any fish on them. So I'm no help...lol
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2017, 07:02:15 AM »

I ordered some refills for my Trokar hook box earlier this week. Along with my order I got some samples of Mustad flip/punch hooks.

These things look really strong and sharp. Has anyone here tried them yet?



Jim, the color scheme is a little odd?   lo  Did you get a box of fruity pebbles with that? 

To answer the question.  I like the Mustad flippin hooks.  I use them on my punch setup.  Any better than VMC or Gammy?  Meh....who knows. 
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2017, 07:25:44 AM »

I like Mustad hooks. I would like to try some of those in the 2/0-3/0 size.
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #4 on: November 17, 2017, 07:30:19 AM »

I got a pack of those in a LTB a while ago. I've used them but I haven't caught any fish on them. So I'm no help...lol

I noticed the Proud Supporter LTB logo on the packages.

Jim, the color scheme is a little odd?   lo  Did you get a box of fruity pebbles with that? 

To answer the question.  I like the Mustad flippin hooks.  I use them on my punch setup.  Any better than VMC or Gammy?  Meh....who knows. 

Thanks Joe! The rainbow packaging is a bit odd, so is the blue paint on the bait keeper. Gotta figure they probably pay some artsy marketing person to come up with promo packaging.  lo

Since I became Trokar loyal, I haven't shopped hooks in quite a while and definitely haven't seen these Mustads.
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #5 on: November 17, 2017, 07:31:24 AM »

I like Mustad hooks. I would like to try some of those in the 2/0-3/0 size.

They look strong.
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #6 on: November 17, 2017, 08:04:26 AM »

Jim, the color scheme is a little odd?   lo  Did you get a box of fruity pebbles with that? 



LGBTQXYZ edition? Looks like they forgot who their target demographic is....
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #7 on: November 17, 2017, 08:17:53 AM »

Jim, the color scheme is a little odd?   lo  Did you get a box of fruity pebbles with that? 

To answer the question.  I like the Mustad flippin hooks.  I use them on my punch setup.  Any better than VMC or Gammy?  Meh....who knows.

I took a black sharpie to the blue lol.
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #8 on: November 17, 2017, 08:20:05 AM »

LGBTQXYZ edition? Looks like they forgot who their target demographic is....

Actually they have the Autism awareness ribbon on the pack.
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #9 on: November 17, 2017, 08:36:46 AM »

Actually they have the Autism awareness ribbon on the pack.
What is that? I'm not familiar.

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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #10 on: November 17, 2017, 08:42:41 AM »

Actually they have the Autism awareness ribbon on the pack.

I missed the Autism Awareness ribbon! ~b~

What is that? I'm not familiar.



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autism

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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #11 on: November 17, 2017, 08:46:32 AM »

Lol ok I see it now. I read Austin, not autism, I left my glasses at home today.

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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #12 on: November 17, 2017, 09:05:50 AM »

I got a pack of those in a LTB a while ago.  So I'm no help...lol
Same here ^^^
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #13 on: November 17, 2017, 12:39:31 PM »

Lol ok I see it now. I read Austin, not autism, I left my glasses at home today.

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LOL yeah its hard to read. I knew cause I remembered it from the pack I had.

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« Reply #14 on: November 18, 2017, 08:15:51 PM »

They look strong.

Mustad hooks are good hooks. I mostly use VMC, but these are worth a try. I have seen them at Dicks or BassPro (canít remember) and I agree, they look strong.

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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #15 on: November 19, 2017, 02:01:33 PM »

I'm a trokar guy but for my trebles it's all Mustad. I may give them a try, they look pretty stout. I lost a good fish yesterday because I straighten a 5/0 Trokar flipping hook  :'(
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« Reply #16 on: November 19, 2017, 02:48:22 PM »

I'm a trokar guy but for my trebles it's all Mustad. I may give them a try, they look pretty stout. I lost a good fish yesterday because I straighten a 5/0 Trokar flipping hook  :'(
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #17 on: November 19, 2017, 03:03:00 PM »

I'm a trokar guy but for my trebles it's all Mustad. I may give them a try, they look pretty stout. I lost a good fish yesterday because I straighten a 5/0 Trokar flipping hook  :'(
That had to be a huge fish. I have heard and seen straighten hooks and it always blows my mind that fighting a bass can do that. Wow!!
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #18 on: November 19, 2017, 05:35:13 PM »

I haven't tried those but I have used the Denny Brauer version and they are strong as hell and super sharp. And the eyes were completely sealed so there was no worries about line issues.
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« Reply #19 on: November 19, 2017, 08:45:39 PM »

Straightening a Trokar takes something special.
Like a stump.  ~roflmao  J/K

Seriously It must have been a good fish though. I use the Trokar flipping hooks as well they are stout. I bought quite a few when that had a bunch of them on sale at Dicks like 1/2 price awhile back. I've never straightened one but I have opened a couple slightly. I'm out of the 5/0 ones I've been using the 4/0 until I find some more at a decent price. The lake i've been working doesn't mats hardly at all so the jig has been my bait of choice around cover. 

I tried to find my pack of blue Autism awareness hooks since I read this thread. Guess I misplaced them in the hoards of excessive tackle I have stored in 2 different closets, under my bed, the boat, and the garage.  ~shade
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Re: Mustad Grip Pin Maxxx From Monster Fishing
« Reply #20 on: November 20, 2017, 05:35:33 AM »

I'm a trokar guy but for my trebles it's all Mustad. I may give them a try, they look pretty stout. I lost a good fish yesterday because I straighten a 5/0 Trokar flipping hook  :'(

You sure it wasn't a rock?

Them rocks trick me from time to time. I set into one last week that did a number on one of my hooks. Lol


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« Reply #21 on: November 20, 2017, 12:32:14 PM »

You sure it wasn't a rock?

Them rocks trick me from time to time. I set into one last week that did a number on one of my hooks. Lol


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« Reply #22 on: November 20, 2017, 12:54:28 PM »

I hear them rocks are some tough fighters.  ~roflmao

They are tough fighters and usually they win the fight.
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« Reply #23 on: November 20, 2017, 02:08:05 PM »

I lost a good fish yesterday because I straighten a 5/0 Trokar flipping hook  :'(


Yikes! I caught this guy flipping a 4/0 Trokar and no issues at all.

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