The O'Shaughnessy hooks by VMC are a heavy duty hook, with long straight shank and point. They have been crafted from a high carbon steel construction with saltwater safe permasteel finish! The VMC cone cut points provide superior durability and holding power. They are popular for surf fishing and are ideal to use with strip baits. The O'Shaughnessy hooks by VMC are available in many different sizes and pack quantities to suit any fishing adventure!