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Candlestick Maker (Holbrow) from Kelson
Tied by Bob Frandsen

Candlestick Maker

Name Candlestick Maker
Category Classic Atlantic Salmon Fly
Tag Silver Tinsel
Tail Ibis and Summer Duck
Body Three turns black silk, followed by black seal's fur
Ribs Silver Tinsel
Hackle A dark, fiery brown hackle, tied from seals fur
Wing Double Jungle Cock and two toppings
Head Black wool

Candlestick Maker was tied by Australian Fly Tyer, Bob Frandsen. You can see more of Bob's flies at The Flies of Bob Franden.


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