Blow Back Rig (incorporating Covert Hook Aligner)

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Blow Back Rig (incorporating Covert Hook Aligner)

Step 1. Skinned hooklinks like Ultra Skin are ideal for tying blow back rigs.

Step 1. Skinned hooklinks like Ultra Skin are ideal for tying Blow Back Rigs.

Step 2. Strip a 10cm portion of the Ultra Skin.

Step 2. Strip a 10cm portion of the Ultra Skin.

Step 3. Tie a small overhand loop knot on the end, this will from the hair.

Step 3. Tie a small overhand loop knot on the end, this will from the hair.

Step 4. Attach a Small Covert Rig Ring. The position of the ring set the length of the hair on the finished rig.

Step 4. Attach a Small Covert Rig Ring. The position of the ring set the length of the hair on the finished rig.

Step 5. Looping on keeps the ring in better alignment (though a granny knot is easier!)...

Step 5. Looping on keeps the ring in better alignment (though a granny knot is easier!)(make it sink slowly)…

Step 5a. ...like so.

Step 5a. …like so.

Step 6. Use a knotless knot to attach a razor sharp Covert Dark Incizor (this is a size 6) positioning the rig ring opposite the barb.

Step 6. Use a knotless knot to attach a razor sharp Covert Dark Incizor (this is a size 6) positioning the rig ring opposite the barb.

Step 7. Use a Braided Hair Needle to thread a small Covert Hook Aligner onto the hook.

Step 7. Use a Braided Hair Needle to thread a small Covert Hook Aligner onto the hook.

Step 8. Slide the Hook Aligner up the hooklink.

Step 8. Slide the Hook Aligner up the hooklink.

Step 9. Push the wide end over the hook eye so the slight curve is in alignment with the hook point.

Step 9. Push the wide end over the hook eye so the slight curve is in alignment with the hook point.

Step 10. The finished hook arrangement should look like this...

Step 10. The finished hook arrangement should look like this…

Step 11. For quick attachment to Kwik Lok Swivels and Q rings tie a Figure 8 Loop knot, setting the hooklink length.

Step 11. For quick attachment to Kwik Lok Swivels and Q rings tie a Figure 8 Loop knot, setting the hooklink length.

The Finished Rig

The Finished Rig

What you need

What you need

July 25th, 2016|Categories: Carp Rig Tying, Rig Tying|0 Comments

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