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#28497 - 08/09/22 09:49 AM Offset trap question
WVofit Offline
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Registered: 08/05/20
Posts: 6
Loc: WV
This might be a dumb question but I'm gonna ask anyway. I bought some Duke #2 square jaw traps a couple years ago and like them even though I have a little trouble getting them to lay flat. We're having a lot of coyote and fox trouble this year so I plan on trapping quite a bit so I thought I'd buy a few more. I bought a dozen at the NTA convention this year. They were supposed to be regular jaw but I didn't pay enough attention when he gave me the box and when I got it home and opened it they were offset. I've never used anything but regular jaw traps and I'm a "if it aint broke don't fix it" kinda person. So I guess I'm just asking everybody's opinion on offset jaws, are they just as good or better than regular jaw and should I quit worrying about it?

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#28509 - 08/30/22 11:56 AM Re: Offset trap question [Re: WVofit]
Hal Offline
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Registered: 07/17/00
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Loc: Blue Creek, Ohio, USA
Use them like you would a regular jaw trap. Don't worry about it.
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