These little lamps can be difficult. In many FSM instructions, George states the small bends are the hardest part to get right — and he’s not wrong. However, with the right tool, they don’t have to be difficult — or even a chore. I typically make my gooseneck’s in 30 seconds or so.
And I can only do this thanks to Bail Pliers. As demonstrated:
These cost me $12 on Amazon, and I’ve included a non-affiliate link in the description of the video if you want to buy your own!