If you are bending steel with the reverse technique, you may be having trouble moving on to the next bending level. Chances are the thing holding you back in the reverse technique is your kink strength. If you get a good kink on the nail, bolt, or stock, it will be that much easier to finish the bend off. However, if your kink is weak, you will have to work harder in the transition to double overhand.
To clear a few things up, if you are new to steel bending, here are some pictures to show you what exactly I am talking about.
Reverse Bending (also known as Terminator Style)
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