There too is the hackle which is the old device of the De Brays.
After the first hackle, called a ruffler, six other finer hackles were often used.
Kills well with hackle when the water is slightly discoloured.
The hackle was a board with long, sharp steel teeth set in it.
The body and hackle, when put on, should therefore appear as shown in Fig. 14.
The longest fibres ...