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How to Use Rod Deflection to Find Action and Power

Dial-in your fishing rod's performance to your exact demands with the CRB Deflection Tool & Chart Combo; learn how in the video below. Mud Hole Live: Rod Deflection with CRB Shop CRB Products from the Show! Fine tune your…

The Basics of Rod Building and Fishing Rod Blanks

An expert rod builder and a fishing guru walk into a booth, the fishing guru asks for a new custom built rod, but the rod builder says I'll do you one better... Vol. I: Advice for Rod Building and Selecting Blanks You see, if you gift…

San Diego Welcomes Custom Rod Building Class

From Oviedo, FL to San Diego, CA, Mud Hole's expert instructors traveled out West to teach an excited audience how to build custom fishing rods. Where to Find Rod Building Classes Thanks to Mud Hole's dedicated group of rod building instructors and…

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,…

4 Tips for Securing & Wrapping Micro Rod Guides

Use these helpful hints to hold micro guides in place while spacing, aligning, and most importantly, wrapping each guide. How to Hold on Micro Guides for Thread Wraps Micro guides are widely recognized for the benefits they bring to a…

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…