The VMC "Ike Approved" Heavy Duty Weighted Swimbait Hook was designed with the help of 2003 Bassmaster Classic Champion and 2006 Angler of the Year, Michael "Ike" Iaconelli. Equipped with several key innovations that make it one of the easiest and most effective weighted swimbait hooks to fish, Ike positioned the weight perfectly towards the eye of the hook, to enhance the action, maintain stability, and maximize castability of this hook system. The unique keel shape of the weight will also help your swimbait track back to the boat straighter than traditional weighted swimbait hooks. Its extra wide gap and super sharp point allow you to rig any size and shape of swimbait, while also increasing your hook-up ratio. The tapered, locking spring is also easy to rig, and holds any size soft plastic in place for a perfect swimming action every time. It also allows you to easily add or remove your swimbait without damaging it, so you can get the most out of every bait, and change out colors as quickly as possible. The product of 200 years of hook making experience and decades of tournament experience, the VMC "Ike Approved" Heavy Duty Weighted Swimbait Hook is designed to take your swimbait fishing to the next level.
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Comments: Best weighted SWIMBAIT hook on the market period no more searching for me I found IT A PLEASURE to rig e-z gamblers trigger x evolve 5 inch darkstar swimmers went to every hook davis bait owner daiichi butt dragger reaction strike gama.none come close. the coil spring on the vmc hook is tapered mathches the angle of the hook perfect for better hookups stickey sharp hooks as far as breakage I can only attest to a 5.5lb largie and a six lb smallie in Canada WITH NO PROBLEMS OWNER HOOKS ARE GREAT HOOKS BUT THE 5/0 WEIGHTED TWISTLOCK REMINDS ME KNOW OF A FLIPPIN HOOK WITH A COIL SPRING THE SPRING ON THE OWNER IS TO TIGHT FOR ME I RUINED TO MANY BAITS RIGGING IN A HURRY WHEN THE BITE WAS ON RIPPED KIETECHS AND IT NEVER FIT MY TRIGGER X 4.5 INCH SLOP HOPPER BAIT. OWNER BEAST HOOKS I USE FOR APPLICATIONS LIKE THE LITTLE CREEPER ALL AMERICAN SUN FISH NOT FOR THE BAITS I MENTIONED THESE VMC WEIGHTED SWIMBAIT HOOKS LAY PERFECT ON TOP OF THE BAIT FOR A TEX POSE GOOD FISHING GUYS.
From: Richard: MOUNTAINSIDE NEW JERSEY
Comments: Positives: keel design is nice and comes through weeds well. Hook is super sharp. Negatives: The biggest problem is that the hook bends too easily and the spring lock will break off. I bent one hook on a snag and bent another hook on a fish. Never had that happen with my Owner twistlock hooks. Over-all, the design is good but the quality of the spring lock and hook are bad. I don't recommend these hooks!
From: Tom: N. Charleston, SC
Comments: nice swimbait hook, the 4/0 is perfect for a Gambler EZ Swimmer. The hook is extremely sharp and the keel sinker is designed well to minimize grass fouls
From: Chris: Riverview, FL