Gamakatsu's wildly popular Nautilus Saltwater Hooks are now joined by the Nautilus Light Circle Hook a light wire hook designed for fishing fragile live bait. The Nautilus Light is an ideal finesse hook for live bait fishing that's long on strength. Produced from forged high carbon steel, the Nautilus Light features a straight eye and offset point for superior hooking performance. Like all Gamakatsu Nautilus hooks, the Nautilus Light's unique circle hook shape is designed to hook and hold which is precisely why more saltwater anglers are making Gamakatsu their hook-of-choice. Superior strength, sharpness and design add-up to make the Nautilus Light a sure bet for live bait and chunk bait anglers from coast-to-coast.
The circle hook style of the Nautilus Light is intended to decrease the chance of gut-hooking fishing. Like other circle hooks on the market, the Nautilus Light has been proven to jaw-hook fish roughly 90% of the time which affords anglers ease of catch and release. The hangnail hook point included on the Nautilus really effective at keeping the fish hooked once they bite, a benefit that will become evident over time.