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In February, Old Man Winter regularly keeps Midwest finesse anglers at bay in northeastern Kansas. Midwest Finesse

Februaries of the Past

Ned Kehde - January 31, 2017

In February, Old Man Winter regularly keeps Midwest finesse anglers at bay in northeastern...

Whether installing or replacing a tip top guide, it is the easiest aspect of rod building if you follow the 3 simple steps. Custom Rods

Installing Tip Top Guide On Custom Fishing Rod

Mud Hole Staff - January 31, 2017

Whether installing or replacing a tip top guide, it is the easiest aspect of rod building if...

Applying Epoxy to guide wraps isn't difficult, but it is tedious, so follow these instructions. Custom Rods

Epoxy Guide Finish

Mud Hole Staff - January 31, 2017

Applying Epoxy to guide wraps isn't difficult, but it is tedious, so follow these...

Constructing a custom handle for your fishing rod is easy, just use the following instructions to build your high-performance handle assembly in no time. Custom Rods

How to Build Fishing Rod Handles

Mud Hole Staff - January 31, 2017

Constructing a custom handle for your fishing rod is easy, just use the following instructions...

Incredibly important to the fishing rod's final performance, mounting the reel seat is an easy process when you follow the instructions provided. Custom Rods

Mounting The Reel Seat

Mud Hole Staff - January 31, 2017

Incredibly important to the fishing rod's final performance, mounting the reel seat is an easy...

Just follow these 3 simple steps for guide prep success! Custom Rods

3 Step Prep For Easy Fishing Guide Installation

Mud Hole Staff - January 30, 2017

Just follow these 3 simple steps for guide prep success!

Channel catfish are among the most popular fish across the country. They fight hard, grow big, and Accessories

Homegrown Catfish Ponds

Steve Ryan - January 30, 2017

Channel catfish are among the most popular fish across the country. They fight hard, grow big,...


It was a scene of pure agony. And of eventual ecstasy.
Parked along a dark riverbank one night Catfish

Top 10 Catfish Rods

Cory Schmidt - January 29, 2017

It was a scene of pure agony. And of eventual ecstasy. Parked along a dark riverbank one night

There are several different types of rod building thread to choose from, and in this article we go over the most common types of thread on the market. Custom Rods

How To Choose Your Rod Building Thread

Mud Hole Staff - January 27, 2017

There are several different types of rod building thread to choose from, and in this article...

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