Partridge Barbless Wide Gape Jig
- Packs of 25
- Black Nickel Finish
- In Line Eye
- Sizes # 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20
Barbless Partridge Wide Gape Jig hooks are characterised by a short shank, a wide curve and a beaked surehold point, straight and sharp. Details that ensure effective and sure setting properties. Particularly appreciated in the competition environment and by anglers who practice modern techniques as Czech nymph, Polish nymph, high stick, French nymph, Euro nymph.
Barbless Partridge Wide Gape Jigs hooks are ideal for the creation of heavy nymphs, perfect for fishing deep pools. In conjunction with tungsten slotted beads guarantee the nymphs to work in reverse mode, and not to get stuck on obstacles riverbed. Excellent to achieve in a modern way classic patterns such as Pheasant Tail, Red Tag, Terminator, G.R.H.E. and Peeping Caddis.
Partridge of Redditch originates from Redditch in Central England where the manufacturing was based in Mount Pleasant. The early history of Partridge of Redditch is somewhat arcane. We know that the company was established on the basis of existing hook manufacturing shortly after the turn of the past century, but no one knows the exact year any longer. Partridge of Redditch take the name of it’s founder, Albert Partridge. He bequeathed the firm to his son Ted, who in turn sold the company to Alan Bramley in 1970, when none of his children were interested in taking over the company. Alan Bramley further developed the company, and in the 1970s he extended the production to include unique bamboo split cane rods as well as enduring to develop and improve hook construction. Due to him Partridge of Redditch has become an universally renowned fish hook brand. The last chapter of the history of Partridge of Redditch was initiated in 1996. Then the Norwegian hook manufacturer O. Mustad & Son acquired Partridge of Redditch from Alan Bramley. And later over the course of the 2000s Partridge of Redditch was back home in the UK by Mark Hamnet, who until now is running the company, keep following to develp new models and holding high the prestigious tradition.