Long Shank Nickel Baitholder Hooks (9293)
barbs sit along the shank to support the bait – . We
have these in all sizes from size4 through to size 8/0 and in pack sizes
of 10 ,100 or 1000 hooks per pack
The Talon Nickel baitholder range starts at size 4 then 2 and gets
bigger to a size 1. Once the 1 is reached the /0 is added as the size
increases as the number increases from 1/0, 2/0, 3/0, 4/0 and up to a
8/0, which is the largest Talon hook.
HOOK SIZE AND SPECIES FORMULA
Here is a rough guide of hook size in relation to fish species
- Size 4 Suitable for small species with tiny mouths like mullet, sole,
bream and garfish.
Size 2, 1, 1/0: The standard sizes for shore fishing for the smaller
common species like dogfish, wrasse, pouting, whiting, codling, dabs,
flounders, plaice etc.
- Size 1/0, 2/0 and 3/0: The choice for larger species like cod, bass,
pollack, rays and smoothhounds.
- Size 4/0, 5/0, 6/0: Essential for the biggest species, such as conger
eels, big cod or bass and for use with very large baits like whole squid
- Size 6/0 and above: Required for sharks and big-game fish.