Entries by Mud Hole

5 Steps For Replacing Broken Tip-Tops

Broken tip-tops are the most common fishing rod failure. Likewise, how to measure and replace a tip-top are the most frequently asked questions.  If you fall in this category, you came to right blog, but if you have yet to break a tip-top, it will happen soon so you might as well prepare yourself.

How To Remove and Replace Rod Guides

While looking down a fishing rod, you will notice all the guides spaced out from the handle up to the tip-top. Leading the line down the rod and out of the tip-top, guides are one of the most essential components of a fishing rod so knowing how to replace one that breaks is a huge […]

Guide Placement with Static Deflection

Guide placement is always something that tends to come with a learning curve. Luckily, we at Mud Hole try to make it as easy as possible by provided recommended spacing on our rod building kits or now even on the back of our new CRB Guide kit packaging.