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Old 04-24-2006, 03:26 PM
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Folded hackle is the technique for folding the hackle barbs so that both sides meet on the same side of the quill. It's generally used to provide a fuller, neater tie when palmering or making a collar. It's a common technique for freshwater fly tying.
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