5 Basic Steps for Shaping Fishing Rod Grips

Learn how to turn custom fishing grips for more comfortable handle assemblies and get an exclusive look at the NEW RBS-Pro Handle Turning Kit. DIY Grip Making to Turn Custom Fishing Grips In rod building, shaping your own grips is a great…

Rod Building Records: Why Trust Fishing Rod Ferrules

The world’s strongest ferrules were not on fishing rods, but rather they began as constructions on spacecrafts. From Space to Multi-Piece Fishing Rods These spacecraft ferrules are graphite composite tubes epoxied into metal fittings,…

6 Reasons to Start Building Custom Fishing Rods

Need a push to add rod builder to your resumé? Read our 6 reasons why you need to start building your own custom fishing rods. Fish with the Benefits of Rod Building When browsing for a fishing rod that’s already finished, it’s…

How to Build a Tennessee Spinning Handle in 4 Steps

Learn how to build a Tennessee spinning rod handle from cork, carbon fiber, or Kevlar in just 4 simple steps. A Review of Custom Tennessee Fishing Rod Handles Tennessee fishing rod handles are a popular handle design that has stood the…

The Rod Building 101 Playlist We Built You

These video tutorials walk you through each step of the rod building process to provide a virtual rod building class where you can learn expert tips, tricks, and techniques. Take Mud Hole’s Virtual Rod Building Class With a collection…

3 Ways to Build Out of a Fishing Slump

Doing more fishing than catching? Learn 3 ways to refresh your fishing and beat a no-bite slump! Fishing Tips to Earn Back the Bites As frustrating as a slump can feel, it’s important to know it’s not impossible to beat. For many…