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Ketchum Release Tool

The Waterworks-Lamson

Ketchum Release Tool

$ 19.95

Fish saver. Lamson's breakout product in the fly fishing industry, years ago, they thought: “There’s got to be a better way to remove a delicately-tied fly from a hooked fish than the hoisting, clamping, and wrenching process now on display.” So we created a simply innovative tool capable of reducing fish mortality by eliminating netting and handling—then named it after our home-base of Ketchum, Idaho. This technique will preserve protective coatings and eliminate air exposure. The Ketchum Release® tool makes low-mortality release easy, plus allows you to retrieve your fly without damage. It even keeps your hands high and dry. We offer this tool in the standard size (middle tool in picture) for size 12-16 hooks.