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Jim Dillard Stops by Mud Hole To Build A Rod

MHX and Mud Hole are excited to sponsor pro fisherman Jim Dillard.

Jim is a nine-year veteran of the Walmart FLW Tour, and is known by fans and anglers for his consistency and versatility on a number of different bodies of water.

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Selecting A Crankbait Rod For Your Application

Selecting A Crankbait Rod For Your Application

As we mentioned in our article, Top 10 Crankbait Design Elements For Tackle Makers, the crankbait has many characteristics that allow fisherman to use them in a wide variety of applications.

One of the more common questions we run into is why do fisherman need specific rods for specific types of fishing.  So let’s talk about it.

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Mud Hole at Bassmaster Classic

Mud Hole at the Bassmaster Classic 2014

Watch as Bassmaster Elite angler Brandon Lester joins Mud Hole at our booth at the Bassmaster Classic 2014.

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Finding The Spine On A Fishing Rod Blank

Finding The Spine Of A Blank: Rod Building 101

Join Mud Hole rod building professionals Scott Gimbert and J.L. Leffler as they walk you through step-by-step instructions on how to find the spine of your rod blank.

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Why Fish With A Custom Fishing Rod

Why Fish With A Custom Fishing Rod

Most people reading this article are probably using a factory made fishing rod, and you love to fish, right?  I mean, you have probably been fishing for years and catching loads of fish.

So it begs the question, why a custom rod?  A fair question, so let’s talk about it.

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FAQ For Building A Custom Fishing Rod

FAQ For Building A Custom Fishing Rod

Here is a list of the most common questions we field from our customers.

Is it difficult to build my own fishing rod?

Not really.  As long as you have the right tools and instruction almost anyone can build their own fishing rod. Just like most other things, you will develop more skill the more you do it.  Handmade custom fishing rods are no different; the more you build, the better you get.

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