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    Hammerhead Shark Fish Mounts

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  • Hammerhead Shark Overview

    Hammerhead Shark Overview

    Hammerheads occur worldwide in warm tropical waters and in subtropical ocean currents. They can be found inshore and offshore. Their most distinctive feature is the location of their eyes, which are found at the ends of the hammer-shaped head. Hammerheads fight hard when hooked, making long powerful runs. They are viviparous and give live birth to as many as 30 or 40 young at one time. The first known recorded fatal shark attack in U.S. waters was by a Hammerhead off Long Island in 1815. Information on hammerhead sharks, courtesy of The International Game Fish Association.

Custom Fish Mount - FAQ

What is a Release Mount?

A Release Mount is a mount of your trophy fish produced without any of the actual fish parts. Almost all saltwater mounts are Release Mounts, which are constructed of lightweight composite materials and are cast from pre-existing molds. These mold impressions were originally taken from carefully selected fish. Your authentic mount is hand-painted and one-of-a-kind.

How long will my mount take to create?

Normal lead time is 4 to 6 weeks. Expedite Service is available on most mounts as an add-on. Each task requires precision workmanship and must pass final inspection before moving on to the next process. You can rest assured that no compromises are ever taken in the production of your custom mount.

How are mounts attached to the wall?

It hangs like a picture. A sturdy hanger comes balanced and installed in each mount. All that is required is a screw or nail to be inserted into the wall. Our lightweight mounts are produced using hollow-cast fiberglass. For outdoor locations, we offer a 2-piece stainless steel hanging bracket system that is extra strong and burgular-resistant.

Are real fish still being used?

No. The marine taxidermy industry produces 99% of all mounts using composite materials. The change from “Skin” to “Composite Mounts” occurred in the 70’s and 80’s, and has not been well publicized. After measurements and photographs are taken, release your fish alive and order a “Release Mount”!

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