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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…

4 Tips for Securing & Wrapping Micro Rod Guides

Use these helpful hints to hold micro guides in place while spacing, aligning, and most importantly, wrapping each guide. How to Hold on Micro Guides for Thread Wraps Micro guides are widely recognized for the benefits they bring to a…

5 Basic Steps for Shaping Fishing Rod Grips

Learn how to turn custom fishing grips for more comfortable handle assemblies and get an exclusive look at the NEW RBS-Pro Handle Turning Kit. DIY Grip Making to Turn Custom Fishing Grips In rod building, shaping your own grips is a great…

5 Steps to Remove Saltwater Fishing Rod Guides

Learn how to remove and preserve heavy saltwater rod guides to use for another rod build. How to Remove Heavy Offshore Roller Guides Sometimes a fishing rod has to give it’s life in order to land that lunging monster, especially in heavy…