Addya Octopus Hooks Reversed 2X are designed for inshore fishing. These hooks are short and shanked with slight outside bending and offset eyes. These hooks are bait hooks, so be sure to match your bait size to the hook you want to use. These bait hooks are perfect for larger baits like squid, clams, cut baits, and fish etc. These hooks are perfect for striped bass and bluefish species, among others.