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The Father's Day Rod Building Gift Guide

Check out these great rod building gifts to give Dad the custom fishing gift he really wants on Father's Day. 8 Great Rod Building Bundles For Less Than $100 Whether doing some last minute shopping for your favorite angler or even yourself,…

How to Wrap the Olive Branch Custom Thread Technique

Learn how to wrap the olive branch thread wrapping technique to add the perfect custom rod building flare to your fishing rod’s guide wraps, trim bands, decorations, and more! 10 Steps to Wrap the Custom Olive Branch The olive branch…

How to Space Micro and Concept Rod Guides

Accurately space out micro, concept, and other guide styles on virtually any rod blank in just 4 simple steps with the Guide Locating Chart. 4 Steps for Using the Guide Locating Chart This graph has been designed to aid you in proper placement…

3 Rod Building Benefits of the Deflection Tool and Chart

Learn 3 basic benefits of rod building with the CRB deflection tool and chart that bring incredible results to the performance of your custom rods.  Update 5/31/18: Rod Deflection Action vs. Power Deflection is a term that is tossed around…

The Basics of Rod Building and Fishing Rod Blanks

An expert rod builder and a fishing guru walk into a booth, the fishing guru asks for a new custom built rod, but the rod builder says I'll do you one better... Vol. I: Advice for Rod Building and Selecting Blanks You see, if you gift…

How to Choose Offshore Trolling Rod Guides

See what different combinations of offshore rod guides can be used to lighten your trolling rod, while also boosting performance by increasing the number of hook ups that land in your boat. Custom Offshore Trolling Rod Guides Building…