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A Beginners Guide to Fishing Hooks

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A Beginners Guide to Fishing Hooks A Beginners Guide to Fishing Hooks

A Beginners Guide to Fishing Hooks

Fishing is one of the most loved pass times by a massive amount of people across the globe. A lot of people have also involved themselves in the art of fishing in order to make a living. And for doing so, numerous types of tools are used, such as hooks, nets, boats, etc.
In this article we will learn about hooks and their types, characteristics and functions.
Fishing hooks are tools which are used for catching fish. Like the name "hook," itself suggests, the tool is shaped like a hook and it contains a barbed edge which captures the fish and disables it to wriggle its way out of the hook. A hook is divided into various parts, such as:
1. The eye. This is a base ensnare, a point at which the hook is joined with a line.
2. The Shank. This is clearly the straight portion of a hook that is joined to the eye (although designs vary and it always does not have to be straight).
3. Bend.
4. Point.
5. The barb.
Fish hooks have been used since thousands and thousands of years. According to records, history suggests people used fish hooks even back in 7000BC. And through time, the materials and elements in the developments of hooks have changed. Wood, stone, bones, shells, bronze, iron and other types of materials were used in the production of hooks; and it is a fact that people still use non metallic hooks in some parts of the globe today. Hooks which were made by using steel first appeared and then significantly larger popular for profe...
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