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Hook bent fly

In 1994 it was published in the Italian Fly fishing magazine "Fly Line", a my articles where I proposed to bend upwards the stretch near eye of a hook shank right, to give the fly more balanced and stable in water.
Wrapping a rooster hackle around the hook shank section bent upward, the fibers of h View more...
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Hook bent fly
List of materials
Thread 8/0 Hook grub bent size 12/14/16 Tails: Coq de Leon fibers Ribbing: copper wire Body: Poliester thread Hackle: rooster Wings: Two rooster hackle tips.
Steps

Step 1

Hook grub

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Step 2

First bending

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Step 3

Second and final bending

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Step 4

Tie in the vise a hook bent as described above, wrap the thread on it and choose a rooster hackle (Coq de Leon) from which to get the fibers to imitate the fly tails.

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Step 5

Tie on the bend tails and a copper wire.

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Step 6

Tie on the stem the yarn to form the abdomen.

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Step 7

I do the abdomen of the fly, tie the yarn on the stem and cut the excess.

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Step 8

Wrapped in wide turns the copper wire on the abdomen, tie it on the stem, and cut the excess.

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Step 9

I moves the fly so that the bent hook is level and choose two tips of rooster hackles to form the wings.

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Step 10

Tie the hackles on the hook

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Step 11

Tie a rooster's hackle beside the wings and cut the stem surplus.

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Step 12

I wrap the hackle around the hook shank.

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Step 13

Tie the hackle next eye of hook and cut excess.

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Step 14

Tie the head of fly.

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Step 15

Fly finished

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