VanFook Sp-31B Basic Experthook is a highly versatile hook model that is a great option for learning the basics of JDM area hooks. This model shares its shape and size with VanFook’s highly popular SP-31F hook. SP-31B is a medium wire barbless hook with a Stealth Black coating. The coating provides an ultra-smooth surface for easy hook penetration and added hook strength. This model is highly popular among Japanese area trout anglers as a spoon hook, though the shape it highly versatile and can also be used with hardbaits by doubling the split rings. Reliable performance and an affordable price point make SP-31B an excellent option for anglers looking to step up into premium JDM hooks.