The traditional hook point with excellent penetration capacity. This standard hook point is the most widely manufactured in the world. All VMC® hooks beginning with the number “9” have a standard Cut Point, unless otherwise indicated.
- Designed for fly fisherman wanting to tie their own flies
- A popular choice among Northern European anglers
- A long and sharp hook with very fine wire
The O’Shaughnessy bend has a slightly narrower gap than the round bend, with a break at the base. For saltwater or freshwater applications aimed at heavy and powerful fish, the O’Shaugnessy shape ensures greater resistance to opening.
Carbon stabilizes iron during temperature changes. The higher the level of carbon, the stronger steel.
VMC® uses premium-quality high carbon steel to allow for a thinner hook with the highest quality point and durability.