MARUTO HOOKS. we are delighted to stock the incredible Japanese made MARUTO hooks. These are high carbon, chemically sharpened and super strong. MARUTO have been making hooks since the 1800s. The hook sizing is as follows Japanese10 = Imperial 1/0 (9 hooks). Jap8 = Imp 1 (13 hooks). Jap6 = Imp 2 (17 hooks). Jap4 = Imp6 (18 hooks). Jap3 = Imp 7 (18 hooks). Jap2 = Imp 8 (18 hooks). These are awesome hooks for salmon, steelhead and trout….don’t forget to pinch the barb on water bodies where the regulations require you to do so.