Resources To Build Fishing Rods & Lures

Mud Hole strives to be your number one source for all of your Rod Building and Tackle Making information. Whether you've never built a fishing rod before in your life, or you're looking to learn some advanced techniques, you've come to the right place!

Knowledge Center

Spacing Charts & Manuals

Use these reference sheets to install your components and ensure maximum performance!

Website Features

Find products fast on all devices, and get the most out of your shopping experience!

How To Build A Fishing Rod

Easy to learn rod building processes to get you building your first custom rod in no time!

Rod Building Components 101

Learn how to select blanks, guides and more so you pick out the components right for you!

Programs & Websites

Wholesale Program

Take your business to the next level by partnering with the leader in the industry!

Educational Programs

Offering complete education programs for schools, clubs, scouts and qualified groups.

Read Our Blog

Read our blog for more how-to instructional articles, videos, galleries, and current events.

Read Our Forum

Our forum is an informative Q&A conversation area where rod building enthusiasts can meet.

Improve Your Techniques

Enroll In Our Classes

Take a rod building class taught by professionals in a fun, classroom environment.

Instructional Videos

Need tutorials on rod building basics and how to get started? Check out these videos!

Advanced Techniques

Videos for rod builders who are ready to take the next step & learn advanced techniques.

Product Showcase Videos

Industry veterans take a closer look at some of the more popular catalog products.

Fly Tying Videos

Learn Fly Tying basics with these great video tutorials by our friends at Fish-Skull.

Lure Making Videos

Learn the basics of Lure Making with these great video tutorials by our friends at DO-IT.

Rod Repair Videos

Broken Tip? Need to repair a handle? Check out these easy to follow rod repair videos.

The Video Archives

Visit our video vault for rod building videos from legends like Artie Hebert & Cam Clark.