Category Archives: Hooks

Fish Hooks for all types of fishing: Surfcasting, sea, game, trout and salmon.

Mustad EZ Baiter Fish Hooks – Often called Power Baiter hooks

Power-baiter featured

Mustad EZ Baiter or Power-Baiter hook. Mustad E-Z Baiter 39975 hook Mustad EZ Baiter Hooks  There are three different versions of the Mustad EZ Baiter 3997 series auto baiter long line hook; these being the 39975, 39976, and 39977. Each looks very similar with only slight differences in the size of the bend in the hook, and the barb points in different More...

by Allan Burgess | Published 3 years ago
The 8540 (pictured top) uses finer steel and a very slim needle sharp point without sacrificing hook strength. The other heavier gage hook is a high carbon model from VMC. It is still a good hook but you have to keep it sharp with a file. It is also heavier and has a fatter point.
By Allan Burgess On Thursday, May 28th, 2015

VMC Forged Vanadiun Steel Cone Cut Point – Salmon Fishing Treble Hooks

VMC Forged Vanadiun Steel Treble Hooks VMC 8540 Treble Hooks VMC 8540 Treble Hooks If you want to turn some of those near misses that we all get when salmon fishing into solid hook sets consider upgrading your trebles More...

Tuna circle hook
By Allan Burgess On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Tuna Circle Hooks are Self-Hooking and Self-Setting

Self Setting Tuna Circle Hooks Circle hooks are used for commercial long-lining. They are also called G hooks or tuna circle hooks. Tuna circle hooks are mostly used for catching fish other than pelagic species More...

Gamakatsu Live Bait hooks.
By Allan Burgess On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Gamakatsu Hooks Profile by Chris Wong

Puka Flash. Gamakatsu Fish Hooks Fishing hooks have been around for centuries helping put a bit of meat on the table, especially if a man was having an off day with broken bowstrings or blunt spear tips! Those days More...