There’s no denying ultra-sharp hooks will catch you more fish
40 How to improve the effectiveness of hooks.
MOST of us buy hooks in packets or boxes, and apart from perhaps a little thought on patterns and sizes for types of fish, many anglers don’t consider the most important thing...the sharpness.
I have always spent time honing my saltwater hooks, because even the best chemically-sharpened brands do not always cut it, often lacking real sharpness across the whole point, with many being point sharp, but not honed down enough over the full length of the point to aid easy, deep penetration. So, here’s what you need to do to sharpen up...