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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…

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 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,…

Check out the Houston Rod Building Class

Revisit all the fun from our rod building class in Houston, Texas with this photo gallery. Mud Hole Rod Building Class Schedule: On day 1, you get an intro to rod building that explains all the basics. From spining the rod blank and…

4 Quick Tips for Better Guide Thread Wraps

Find out the fast and simple ways to improve the guide wraps on your custom fishing rods. Rod Building’s Thread Tricks for Better Finished Guide Wraps It’s no secret that great guide wraps take time to perfect. But although there…