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Old 07-14-2010, 07:48 PM
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Default Mustad Signature Series Question

I've bought the Mustad Sig series scud hooks, but not dry. Does anyone know if the new series R50 has a wider gap than the old standard dry hook?
Comparing TMC #18 and old Mustad #18 dry hooks shows that the Mustad has a much smaller gap than the TMC. Kind of shorter as well....
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Default Re: Mustad Signature Series Question

The Mustad R50 has the same (or very similar) dimensions to the old Mustad standard dry (Mustad 94840).

By comparison the TMC 100 has a wider gap--- I believe a size 18 TMC 100 has the gap equivalent to what would be on a size "17" standard hook
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Default Re: Mustad Signature Series Question

Thanks Mark. I need more #18 dry hooks, so I guess it'll be TMC.
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