Snagging a fresh steelhead on a hand-tied wet fly is an experience worthy of kings! Tiemco's TMC 7999 is the classic choice for wet fly patterns and every angler wishing to tie and fish their own salmon and steelhead patterns ought to stock their bench kit with a good ration of these hooks. The Tiemco TMC 7999 is an up-turned tapered loop eye hook constructed of jaw-stopping heavy wire to increase strength and durability. The TMC 7999 is available in sizes #12 to #2/0. Steelhead season is always just around the corner, provision up!
Tiemco's TMC 7999 is THE professional grade fly tying hook choice for salmon and steelhead wet flies. As the classic choice of fly tyers the TMC 7999 sports the up-turned tapered loop eye found on most salmon and steelhead flies. This forged heavy wire hook is finished in black to fit the classic salmon and steelhead wet fly specifications. The TMC 7999 is a tank and will stand up like one in the face of the biggest steelhead and salmon in the river.
- Up-turned tapered loop eye
- Heavy wire
- #12 to #2/0
- Salmon and steelhead wet flies
Leland on TMC 7999
We may fish some of the craziest poppers and nymph rigs on the water just to keep on the cutting edge, but let's face it, we're all traditionalists at heart, and there's nothing quite like swinging a wet fly on a favorite run in a favorite steelhead river'nothing better' When you're looking for this traditional experience, reach for Tiemco's TMC 7999, the classic choice in fly tying hooks for tying steelhead and salmon wet flies. This stout hook sports a classic black salmon and steelhead finish and an up-turned tapered loop eye - a necessity for wet flies. When it's misty, cold, and the guides on your fly rod are on the verge of icing over, that's when you know you're a hardcore steelheader, and when you've got a TMC 7999 fly tying hook on the end of your leader, well, that's just as good.
Leland on Tiemco
Since the company's founding on 1 December, 1969, Tiemco Limited has been designing and manufacturing superb fishing gear. In its nearly 50 years of operation, innovation, growth, and service, Teimco has accomplished a great deal for the fishing industry as a whole. From its perch in cosmopolitan and bustling Tokyo, Japan, Tiemco has introduced countless fishing products from tackle to clothing to fly and line floatant products. In 1976, Tiemco opened the first fly fishing school and education program in Japan's storied fishing history, helping the surge fly fishing's popularity among Japanese sporting enthusiasts.
Today, among other creative and productive fishing enterprises, Tiemco has positioned itself as the World's leader in premium grade fly fishing hooks. Tiemco's consistent creativity and attention to detail shines clearly in the brilliant and functional designs of its premium fly tying hooks.
From a design perspective, Tiemco has never missed the mark. Offering a range of hooks perfectly sized, weighted, and shaped for the widest variety of fly fishing situations, Tiemco has the most comprehensive line of fly tying hooks the market has ever witnessed. In addition to solid and functional design, Tiemco has never shied from technological advancement. Most recently Tiemco has introduced the chemically sharpened Super Point on it's best hooks. The Super Point series of hooks from Tiemco remain sharp hook up after hook up and are specially designed to pierce the mouth of even the toughest fish cleanly and quickly.
Design aside, quality control is a top priority for Tiemco. Throughout our experiences at the fly tying bench, we've had the opportunity to tie tons of flies on tons of hooks. With Tiemco fly tying hooks, we've never cracked or snapped a shank, found a misshapen or unclosed hook eye, or found a tarnished or poorly finished hook. Period.
From trout to tarpon, in freshwater or saltwater, for bass poppers or Micro Mayflies, we choose Tiemco hooks over the other competitor's best efforts. Teimco hooks are simply the best hooks we've ever clamped in our fly tying vises, and we think you'll agree.
Tiemco on Tiemco
"Tiemco's advanced method has revolutionized the design and manufacture of fly hooks. Tiemco has become the world-wide leader by introducing new hook styles that let flies appear more life-like and by pioneering new manufacturing processes, such as chemical sharpening that improve hook performance.
Each year we add new hook designs, extending the range of our hooks to meet the expanding needs of innovative fly tyers.
Each Tiemco hook style is designed specifically to satisfy the most demanding customers in the world: the fly tyers who depend on Tiemco hooks. Tiemco fly tying hooks are made with fly fishing in mind. And since a sharp, strong hook may be the single most important component in your fly fishing gear, we believe it makes perfect sense to choose the best hooks in the world!