Entries by Mud Hole

Make Guide Spacing Easier Than Ever

There are many ways to space guides in custom rod building, but none are as fast and easy as these CRB Guide Spacing Charts. Whether you have Standard, Performance, or Elite CRB Guides, this chart uses the length of your blank to correctly configure your custom guide spacing.

Fixing and Enhancing Fly-Fishing Rod Handles

Fly-fishing takes a keen performance that depends as much on patience and focus, as it does on comfort and confidence with your equipment. The wear and tear of fishing causes handle grips to chip or slough over time, but with Winn Overwraps, you can fix your favorite fly rods for a second chance at top […]

Custom Kits and Rod Building Resources

Mud Hole’s Facebook Live moves to a new night with new knowledge, but don’t worry, we’re always covering the latest and greatest in rod building. From custom kit options to the rod building resources and assistance, don’t miss all this and more on Mud Hole’s newest edition of Facebook Live.

Pro Angler Brandon Lester’s 8’6″ Spinning Rod Kit

A fourth-year veteran in the Bassmaster Elite Series, Pro Angler Brandon Lester has been building his own custom rods for almost 4 years. Brandon believes custom rod building not only improves his physical performance, but also boosts his overall performance with the knowledge of different fishing techniques, equipment, and of course, fish.