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Project by drbyte posted 350 days ago 4645 views 38 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a simple little block of maple(any hardwood will do), about 3”x5”x1”. About 7” of welding rod, 3/16” stainless in this case. Three holes to drill and one small notch at top. Lightly sanded. Blend with small amount of Danish oil and Viola!, the handiest thing you can have for river-bank fishing! Oh, and an old 5/16” rod in bottom. Keeps your pole safe and sound and frees up both hands for helping the kids, grand kids, or whatever. So easy and compact to stow away! Even holds a cigarette or cigar in notch while holding rod in hand!! Dual purpose I reckon!! A true epiphany! My old holders were made from 1.25” PVC and quite bulky to pack and carry. Now this one fits in the same chair pouch as my rod and chair! Grab it and go with a small Plano 3640 box and you’re all set! SWMBO says i need to patent this but I guess it’ll be too late now! Got to get a dozen more made for all the kids and fishing buddies now!

-- Dennis, WV





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GerardoArg1

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#1 posted 350 days ago

Wow! That is excelent idea. Thank for share! Try to copy.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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GnarlyErik

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#2 posted 350 days ago

Great idea! Sometimes the simple things give the greatest pleasure!

-- Candy is dandy and rum may be fun, but wood working is the best high for me!

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 350 days ago

Simple but cool ,great idea.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ccopes75

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#4 posted 350 days ago

Very slick idea!

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Woodwrecker

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#5 posted 350 days ago

Great idea Dennis !
I really like the compactness of it.
Throw a few of those in your tackle box and you are good to go.

-- Having fun...Eric

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Dusty56

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#6 posted 350 days ago

Very well done ! Thanks for sharing : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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NormG

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#7 posted 349 days ago

Excellent idea

-- Norman

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Jofa

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#8 posted 349 days ago

That’s fantastic! I’m absolutely using your idea. Three kids, two hands and I actually want to fish when I take them fishing. Thanks so much!

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

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Gary

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#9 posted 349 days ago

I like it.Good idea.

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Chris

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#10 posted 349 days ago

neat idea, a priceless treasure if you have more than one child with you on a fishing trip..Oh, you can betcha they will be holding onto their rod and reel, but I would definitely need a place to sit mine. Because if there is anything that I have learned throughout the years it is, fish by oneself = not many fish caught…take a kid fishing= all the fish in the waterway jump in the cooler..

It is the craziest thing I have ever seen and this would surely help. looking good!

-- Chris Harrell - custom callmaker "Quacky Calls" Eastern NC. http://www.quackycalls.com

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Ken90712

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#11 posted 349 days ago

Very cool, need 2 of these for our trip into the mountians in 2 week for trout fishing…. Thx for the idea…..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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ratchet

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#12 posted 349 days ago

Way cool

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sgmdwk

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#13 posted 349 days ago

That is a great idea. I’m going to have to rip off your design. Thanks for posting it.

-- Dave K.

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Porchfish

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#14 posted 349 days ago

Very nice !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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kiefer

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#15 posted 348 days ago

Great Idea and design .
Will make some nice present for any fisherman .
Don’t mind if I copy this one it’s just too good .

-- Kiefer 松

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