High quality carbon steel and a needle sharp point make the Gamakatsu Live Bait hooks a great choice for chasing big fish. With a short shank and chemically sharpened point they easy hook into your bait fish with out damaging your live bait creating a more natural bait to predator fish. With 9 different sizes to choose from the range is covers all your live baiting needs.
The methods used in creating Gamakatsu hooks is what makes it so superior to all other brands. First, only the most premium grade of high carbon steel is used. This insures against any blemishes in the metal which can weaken the hook.
Secondly, Gamakatsu has the most advanced tempering system in the world. Every hook is heated to the exact temperature that is perfect for that particular style and size then cooled in oil. This process produces hooks which are super strong, but not brittle. It is extremely difficult to achieve a balance between strength and flexibility, and it took many years for Gamakatsu to perfect this process.
Finally, and perhaps most importantly, our sharpening process is the most modern in the world, and results in a perfectly conical point that is unequalled in sharpness. Gamakatsu’s most versatile hook, the Gamakatsu Octopus Hook has long been known for its durability and strength.
- Made from high grade premium carbon steel
- Unique tempering process to increase strength and durability
- Extremely sharp points
- Offset bend
- Upturned eye
- Short shank