Rod Building Books For Beginners & Advanced

Mud Hole is your source for the latest and greatest books on how to build your own custom fishing rod! Here you will find all of the most popular titles from legendary rod builders and authors, such as Dale Clemens, Tom Kirkman, L.A. Garcia, Ryan Seiders (of Flex Coat), Billy Vivona, Jim Upton and More! There is something for every skill level!

16 Products

16 Products

Rod Building 101: The Complete Guide How To Build a Custom Fishing Rod

Learn rod building from start to finish in this easy to follow book | Over 70 pages of instruction | High quality full-color photos make learning rod building easy
$14.95 $16.95

Step by Step Rodbuilding

By Flex Coat | Paperback | 50 pages

Decorative Rod Wrapping #1

By Flex Coat

Decorative Rod Wrapping #2

By Flex Coat

Decorative Wraps by Billy Vivona

By Billy Vivona | Over 100 unique patterns with images & instructions

Start to Finish Fly Rod Building

By Ryan Seiders & Dan Smith of Flex Coat Co. | 52 pages | 100 illustrations
$14.00 $14.99

The Book of Fly Patterns [Hardcover]

Illustrations of over 1,000 Flies | Eric Leiser
$20.00 $40.00

French Fishing Flies: Patterns and Recipes for Fly Tying [Hardcover]

25 color illustrations | 50 black & white illustrations

Mark Crouse - The Munich Rod Man is building a Theme Rod

By Mark Crause | 110 color pictures, graphs and formulas | Approx. 60 pages

Top of the Line Fishing Collectibles

By Donna Tonelli | Over 500 Photos

Fly Tying Made Clear & Simple

By Skip Morris | Illustrated by Richard Bunse