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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 Use Rod Deflection to Find Action and Power

Dial-in your fishing rod's performance to your exact demands with the CRB Deflection Tool & Chart Combo; learn how in the video below. Mud Hole Live: Rod Deflection with CRB Shop CRB Products from the Show! Fine tune your…

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…

San Diego Welcomes Custom Rod Building Class

From Oviedo, FL to San Diego, CA, Mud Hole's expert instructors traveled out West to teach an excited audience how to build custom fishing rods. Where to Find Rod Building Classes Thanks to Mud Hole's dedicated group of rod building instructors and…

How to Hide the Thread Tags of Trim Bands

Learn a quick and easy way to hide the thread tags of trim bands within the guide wraps. Rod Building’s Simple Trim Band Tricks Rod building is obviously about assembling the best fishing rod for the demands of a fishing application,…