This universal, down eyed hook is a long time favorite for tying most dry fly patterns. It is a strong, reliable barbless hook. Use it to fish for surface feeding Trout, Rainbows or Grayling in lakes or streams. The Mustad Signature fly hooks feature unique sharpness and strength. Developed in cooperation with the world´s top fly tiers to exact proportions between, gap, bend, wire diameter and shank length for precise scaling unmatched by others. Micro barb can easily be pinched down without damaging the hook for barbless applications. Bronze finish. Chemically sharpened, Nor-Tempered high carbon steel.