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Western Bass - Baits and Baits Mods to Fish Shasta with Greg Gutierrez

Ever since the introduction of the new Elite Wack-A-Sack by Frenzy Baits utilizing our award winning Trapper Tackle drop shot/live bait hook, it has been making waves across the nation. Western Bass wrote a phenomenal article about our teammate and partner Greg Gutierrez and how he utilizes the Wack-A-Sack, and Trapper Tackle hooks on Lake Shasta to dominate the field, land that mondo kicker, and bring home a big fat paycheck. Click the link below to read their article.

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Fishing Tackle Retailer – Muscle Hook Reimagined

The offset wide gap hook equates with bass fishing more than any other piece of terminal tackle. Designed to be dressed with a soft plastic offering, and presented in often nasty, bass-concealing cover, the offset wide gap hook is an essential component in every bass angler’s tackle arsenal. Read More 

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The Fisherman’s Journal – The Classic Bass Fishing Hook Redefined

The Fisherman’s Journal – The Classic Bass Fishing Hook Redefined Few pieces of terminal tackle SCREAM bass fishing like the offset wide gap hook. This perennial, versatile lip-piercer serves as the foundation for a wide variety of soft plastic delivery systems – such as Texas and Carolina rigs – and is equally effective when adorned with a fluke, Senko, topwater toad and a myriad of other offerings.

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Fishing Tackle Retailer – Trapper Tackle Lets Loose the Dropshot Hook

Fresh off a whirlwind introduction at ICAST 2016, including a Best-in-Show performance in the New Product Showcase, Trapper Tackle reveals details about its ultra-versatile Dropshot—Live Bait—Finesse Trapper Hook. With applications that are as broad and far-reaching as the sport of fishing itself, this is truly a game changing tool that belongs in every angler’s tacklebox.

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Fishing World – Trapper Tackle Scores Huge Upset with ICAST Best in Show

Every summer, fishing industry insiders gather at ICAST, an international trade show and exposition that showcases thousands of fishing products. Manufacturers invest significant time and money to position themselves to win the coveted “Best in Show” award in the ICAST New Product Showcase, where products in 24 different categories vie for attention from fishing industry influencers, including outdoor media and buyers. The buzz about Trapper Tackle’s revolutionary hook design could be heard across the show floor and earned the attention and votes needed to upset industry giants in the New Product Showcase.

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