Category Archives: Hooks

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

Tuna Circle Hook

Tuna circle hook

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 such as snapper. The advantage of a circle hook is that it rotates when a fish bites on it causing it to self-set in the mouth of the fish. More...

by Allan Burgess | Published 1 year 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...

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

Gamakatsu Hooks Profile by Chris Wong

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

Power-baiter featured
By Allan Burgess On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Mustad EZ Baiter Fish Hooks

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, More...