Originally Posted by Piscateur
Makes sense really
Yeah might be a bit difficult to use on a misbehaving fish - but there have been occasions, on deep hooked fish, where I wish I had something like this.
But I also love the versatility of pliers - they cut braid - bend hooks back into place - get hooks out - crush barbs - .............and they can be used as pliers
But because I like traveling light - I cant be carrying too many tools, so I've never pulled the trigger and actually bought a set - but if I did catch more throat hooked fish - I'd be giving these some serious consideration.