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Fishing Pole Holder

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Project by Core2 posted 08-11-2016 05:53 PM 641 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is made with a scrap of walnut and 5/8 red oak dowels. All summer my fishing pole has been in the way. I looked up fishing pole holders on Amazon and didn’t like the prices I was seeing. So I ran out to the shop and made this. The weight of the rod creates a counter clockwise moment about the bottom right dowel, driving the finger grip into the top left dowel. It doesn’t move even when the door is slammed.





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#1 posted 08-11-2016 08:54 PM

simple and it works, can’t get any better than that.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#2 posted 08-11-2016 11:51 PM

Nice job!

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#3 posted 08-12-2016 12:46 PM

Genius, pure genius. I will be making some of these for my son’s rods.

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