All the tools you need to start a small business building and repairing custom rods

Professional Start Up Tool Kit - Simply Add Some Rod Kits and You're Ready to Start Your DIY Rod Building Business!

In this Professional supply kit you get everything in the FSB-2, plus all of the useful CRB tools like an electric epoxy mixer, spine finder, laser alignment tool, and flexible LED magnifier. We also have bumped up the supplies you get, including an extreme reamer set, and a much larger supply of ProWrap rod building thread. This kit is perfect for those who will be building several rods!

Hand Wrapper Installation Instructions

Our user-friendly instruction booklet makes it easy to get started building your very own rods in minutes!

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What's in the Box

  • HWS-1 Professional Hand Rod Wrapper
  • CRB 9RPM Drying Motor with Rod Support
  • CRB Epoxy Mixer
  • CRB Flexible LED Magnifyer
  • CRB Spine Finder
  • Mud Hole Rod Building Book
  • DVD - Mud Hole "Rod Building 101"
  • 24ml ProKöte Medium Build Rod Finish
  • 2oz. ProBönd Paste Epoxy
  • Tip-Top Adhesive Stick
  • Guide Foot Adhesive Stick
  • Extreme Reamer 4-Piece Set
  • Grit Reamer- Size Small
  • Thread and Line Clippers
  • Thread Burnishing Tool
  • Alcohol Burner
  • China Marker (White)
  • (6) Spools of ProWrap Thread
  • (10) Razor Blades
  • (4) Finishing Brushes
  • (4) Mixing Cups
  • (4) Mixing Sticks
  • 1/4" & 1/2" Masking Tape
  • CRB Tip and Guide Gauge

Your Start-Up Kit Includes:

CRB Hand Wrapper:

The CRB Hand Wrapper features a dual spool tensioner and a tension rod which allows for easy reversing while building. Thread then runs to the slider which can move seamlessly along the 10" wrapping base. The wrapper also features adjustable stands mounted to the base along with a third stand for supporting the butt or tip. Finally, the hand wrapper incorporates interchangeable step by step instruction cards displaying a range of basic wrapping and advanced decorative techniques, and the basic wrapping Step by Step card is included.

CRB Rod Dryer:

The CRB Rod Dryer offers rod builders a durable, easy to use drying unit that is perfect for novice and professionals, at a price point unheard of in the industry without sacrificing functionality. This system features a 9 RPM 110V Drying motor with 6' cord, form fitting chuck, and one Dryer Support Stand.

ProWrap Thread:

A generous amount of ProWrap thread has been included in this kit. There are (3) spools of Size D ColorFast Nylon guide wrapping thread (Black, Blue and Red), along with (3) spools of size A Metallic Winding thread (Silver, Gold and Red) for decorative trim wraps on your guides.

ProKote & ProPaste Epoxy:

This kit includes all the supplies you need to build up to (4) rods. For gluing up handles and reel seat, we included a 2 ounce ProPaste kit which is a high strength rod building paste adhesive. To make sure your guide wraps stay secure and protected from UV damage, we have also included a 24 ml. ProKote kit, which is one of the best rod building thread finishes on the market.

Supplies & Tools:

Our professional rod builders have selected all the tools you will need to build your fishing rod. The tool set in this kit includes a pack of (10) razor blades, (4) mixing cups, (4) finish brushes and (4) mixing sticks (for the ProKote & ProPaste), a thread cutter, thread burnishing tool, and a 4-piece extreme reamer set for boring out your custom grips.

Even More Supplies:

We are not done yet; we have also included (2) sizes of masking tape (to make your reel seat arbor & for temporary guide placements), a china marker (for marking the rod blank spine and guide placements), an alcohol burner (to make your ProKote shine), as well as a Rod Building book & DVD!

With this kit it is easier than ever to get started in building and repairing your own custom fishing rods.