The Impact™ Straight Keeper Hook feature a unique ridged gripper pin, offering a secure hold for your favorite soft plastic bait. Perfect for free water fishing with the hook exposed. The wide gap provides excellent hooking and holding abilities. Fish it weedless Texas or Carolina Rig style or just un-weighted. Use it for Bass, Perch, Zander, Pike or Walleye. Coated with Mustad's own Black Nickel finish, which is 4 times as rust resistant as traditional Black Nickel.