Little Bugs

by Alan Luecke
(Kansas City, MO)

UKB and Black Killer Bugger

UKB and Black Killer Bugger

In response to Alex's question about a size 26 UKB in the Speak Softly thread -- here's a couple.

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Feb 26, 2016
Actual size
by: Blatt

#26, How tiny is that?
I mean in mm or inch increments?

Feb 26, 2016
#26 in mm
by: Chris Stewart

The overall length of the hook is about 5mm and the gape is about 2mm.

Feb 26, 2016
by: Blatt

Many thanks Chris :-)

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