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Black Dose (Kelson)
Tied by Bob Frandsen

Black Dose (Kelson)

Name Black Dose
Category Classic Atlantic Salmon
Tag Silver twist and light orange silk
Tail A topping , Teal and Ibis
Butt Black herl
Body Three turns light blue Seals fur, followed by black Seal fur
Ribs Silver lace and silver tinsel
Hackle Natural black tied from blue Seals fur
Throat Light plum-claret hackle
Wings Two tippets (back to back) veiled with Teal, light mottled Turkey, Golden Pheasant Tail, unbarred Summer duck, Peacock herl, Ibis, Green Parrot, and Mallard                                     
Horns Blue Macaw
Head Black herl

Black Dose 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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