Encourages every fisherman to have a rod that is customized for his or her grip and casting style. This book explains general principles necessary for making tackle that is superior to anything off the rack, and provides figures, illustrations, and tables for the experienced custom builder who wants to fish the perfect rod for his own hand.
Dale P. Clemens is the founder of RodCrafters Journal and was the proprietor of the legendary Dale Clemens Custom Tackle. His work on custom rod making has made it one of the most important sectors of the entire fishing tackle industry. He is also the author of Fiberglass Rod Making and Custom Rod Thread Art. Now retired, he lives in West End, North Carolina.