This is a great hook for small jig nymphs that are becoming the go-to fly for most competitions. These are Hanak Competition Hooks that Umpqua has brought to the United States and are truly an incredible hook. Super sticky point will hold fish like no other competition hook. Specifications:
Straight, Heavy wire
60 degree bend
Extra long needle point
Color: Black Nickle
25 hooks per pack
About Hanak Competition Hooks:
Hanak Competition hooks are the result of long term development in cooperation with the major czech competition fly fisherman Ja Ja Sram, Vladimir Sedivy and Vit Misar. Thair exceptional shape and design, greatly increases the success of hooking and getting the fish under control. Thanks to the barbless design, they are easy on fish and the angler. They are constructed of high carbon steel with an extra long, super sticky needlepoint. This is the hook of choice for the Czech Fly Fishing Team for a reason, they are the finest competition hooks made!! You will want to use a slotted tungsten bead on these hooks. Here is a size chart to help figure out the right size
Comment by Charles F Bise - April 03 2016 @ 08:40 AM
Great hooks when used with the correct size slotted beads. less snags and great hookup percentage.
Comment by Gregory DeAngelis - November 12 2015 @ 06:27 AM
These hooks were exactly what I was looking for. Very sharp, and fish well!
Comment by Hayden - March 19 2014 @ 07:19 AM
I called the shop and was recommended this hook. Y'all didn't let me down! Best jig hook I've fished. Heavy wire and solid hook ups.