How to Add Snakeskin to Custom Fishing Rods

Learn these 6 simple steps to add custom snakeskin to your rod blanks for awesome in-lays, butt wraps, and under wraps. For the best tips and tricks for snakeskin, follow these step by step instructions, or slither down to the bottom for a video…

Mud Hole's Top 5 Rod Building Resources

You have questions? We have answers! When it comes to rod building resources, we have all the tools and technical support you need throughout the rod building process. Read this blog to find out more... The Best DIY Tips for Custom Fishing…

5 Steps to Remove Saltwater Fishing Rod Guides

Learn how to remove and preserve heavy saltwater rod guides to use for another rod build. Watch Mud Hole Live: Offshore Rod Recipes Watch Offshore Rod Recipes 9/1 at 6:30 PM EST to learn all about customizing saltwater builds for the…

How to Fill Voids in Cork Fishing Grips

Sometimes even the most beautiful cork fishing grips can have problematic voids, but the good news is… it’s an easy fix and this blog will help you do it. 5 Easy Steps to Fix Custom Cork Handles Custom cork grips are popular for both…

The Most Fun Ultralight Fishing Rod You Can Build

Make this awesome ultralight rod your next build for a minimalist fishing rod that is easy to assemble and super fun to fish! Mud Hole Live: Ultralight Builds Watch Tuesday 3/10 at 6:30PM EST Panfish & Trout beware…Ultralights are…

FAQ For Custom Rod Building Classes

This blog answers the most common questions asked about our rod building classes, and it gives you the inside scoop on the best rod building course in the industry. Earn a Diploma as a Certified Rod Builder! Has rod building always been…