For sharpening hooks (in the event you don’t want to miss fish).
Fact: you’re more likely to cut yourself with a dull knife. Another Fact: you’re more likely to miss fish with a dull hook. Think about it: your fly has a ton of opportunities to become dulled even if the hook was sharp when it left the manufacturer. Why not put your fly in the best condition to catch fish by sharpening it
APEX XL hook hone
The best way to sharpen big flies.
Big fish don’t come with big margins for error, and it’s heart breaking to miss the fish of the trip because you were slow on the trigger or neglected to sharpen your hook. The Apex Hook Hone is sized to make quick work of sharpening big flies and doubles as a knot-tensioning tool so that you can take advantage of any opportunity you get at feeding fish.