Place the tungsten bead on the hook and wrap enough lead to cover 2/3 of the hook shank when pushed into the bead.

Place the tungsten bead on the hook and wrap enough lead to cover 2/3 of the hook shank when pushed into the bead.

Secure the lead to the hook and wrap back to the bend of the hook.

Secure the lead to the hook and wrap back to the bend of the hook.

Tie in the marabou so that it’s roughly measures one hook length.

Tie in the marabou so that it’s roughly measures one hook length.

Tie in 5 or so strands of Krystal Flash on both sides of the marabou.  Trim the strands so they are the same length as the marabou.

Tie in 5 or so strands of Krystal Flash on both sides of the marabou.  Trim the strands so they are the same length as the marabou.

Tie in 3 or so Flex-Floss or Spanflex legs on both sides.  Measure them so that they are just a tad longer than the marabou.

Tie in 3 or so Flex-Floss or Spanflex legs on both sides.  Measure them so that they are just a tad longer than the marabou.

Tie in the gold wire and a saddle hackle feather by the tip.

Tie in the gold wire and a saddle hackle feather by the tip.

Generously dub the Simi Seal in a counter clockwise direction on to your thread.  Wrap you dubbing weenie forward until you have covered 2/3 of the hook shank. 

Generously dub the Simi Seal in a counter clockwise direction on to your thread.  Wrap you dubbing weenie forward until you have covered 2/3 of the hook shank. 

Palmer the saddle hackle forward and secure with thread.  Palmer the wire in the opposite direction to lock in the hackle and secure with thread turns

Palmer the saddle hackle forward and secure with thread.  Palmer the wire in the opposite direction to lock in the hackle and secure with thread turns

Use Velcro or a dubbing brush to tease out the dubbing and bush it and the saddle hackle backwards.

Use Velcro or a dubbing brush to tease out the dubbing and bush it and the saddle hackle backwards.

Tie in 3 or so strands of Flex-Floss on both sides of the hook and trim them to halfway back on the marabou tail

Tie in 3 or so strands of Flex-Floss on both sides of the hook and trim them to halfway back on the marabou tail

Generously dub up to the bead from where you tie in the legs.  You want quite a bit of dubbing in this step so that you can tease out a good amount.

Generously dub up to the bead from where you tie in the legs.  You want quite a bit of dubbing in this step so that you can tease out a good amount.

Tease out the dubbing and brush it back.  Whip finish and you are done.

 

Tie this one up in numerous colors and drift, swing or strip it.  I find this color scheme along with black, olive, cream and purple to be the most effective.