Well not really, but it certainly makes tying in CDC feathers in a wrapped hackle manner using a split-thread technique a whole lot easier.
The Magic Tool is not cheap, retails around $40 bucks, but if you tie with CDC a lot it’s probably worth it. You can pick one up on amazon here.
Ken is an avid fisherman of 40+ years who loves to explore and find new places to fish. He created DIY Fly Fishing to help you do the same.
[Video] Using a Whip Finish Tool to Cut Thread
[Video] Hair Stackers, Scissors and Prepping Bulk Fly Tying Materials
[Video] Marc Petitjean MP Thread Through Bobbin Demo
[Video] How to tie Barr’s BWO Emerger
[Video] How to Tie a Squirrel and Herl Bugger
[Video] How to Dye CDC Feathers
An Introduction to Fly Tying Dubbing
[Video] How to Tie a CDC Sulpur Dun Dry Fly