The Kevin VanDam Soft Plastic hooks feature a molded resin pin that securely anchors a wide range of baits to the hook for a "no slip, no slide" design without tearing the bait. The extra wide bend hook is ideal choice for a wide range of soft plastic lures such as shads, worms or swim baits. The 1X extra heavy wire makes a great platform for fishing near hard cover and vegetation. Use it to catch Bass, Perch, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Zander, Pike or Walleye. Coated with Mustad´s own Black Nickel finish, which are 4 times as corrosion resistant as traditional Black Nickel. Chemically sharpened high carbon steel.