This VMC® Barbarian premium treble is forged from extremely tough and lightweight Vanadium® Steel. It offers up to 25% increased strength over the material used in regular hooks. The Cone Cut point is a chemically sharpened, second to none, premium point offering extremely fast and effortless penetration power. The TLC (Technical Locking Curve) allows maximum transfer of energy toward the point when setting the hook. Once set, the hook is locked. 25% improved hooking guarantees you to catch more fish.