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Product Showcase: Rod Deflection Tool & Chart

Learn how rod deflection works and why deflecting rod blanks with this tool & chart combo helps build better fishing rods. CRB Rod Deflection Tool and Chart Combo Sturdy in design and construction, yet simple to install and operate,…

How to Thread Wrap Decorative Rod Ferrules

Learn a simple way to take your rod's ferrule wraps from plain to impressive in no time. The 10 Step Guide for Creative Ferrule Wraps Ferrule wraps add a little extra protection to ferrules of multi-piece rod blanks. Many rod builders…

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…

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…