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#10796113 - 04/25/15 10:09 AM Rod Holder Research - Please help
CBegin Offline

Registered: 04/15/15
Posts: 38
Loc: Georgia
What type of rod holders are you using? Any specific info on pros and cons much appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
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#10796181 - 04/25/15 10:34 AM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: CBegin]
ChuChu1 Offline
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Registered: 03/08/10
Posts: 2867
Loc: Gonzales, Tx
Bee Ready rod holders are good.
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#10796212 - 04/25/15 10:47 AM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: CBegin]
lenahorse Online   content
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Registered: 10/11/12
Posts: 3760
Loc: Cash, Texas
Folbe or Folby are the best I have seen.
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#10796939 - 04/25/15 05:24 PM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: CBegin]
Streetwalker Offline
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Registered: 02/28/13
Posts: 4677
Loc: Kaufman...kind of.

lenahorse has fished in my boat with my Folbe rod holders. Rods come straight up out of the holder so the hook set is no problem at all. I've been using Folbe rod holders for years in the Pacific NW. Caught everything from American shad to 14' sturgeon on them. Never a problem.
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#10797677 - 04/26/15 07:33 AM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: CBegin]
Bernie Lee Offline
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Registered: 06/19/01
Posts: 874

I also fished with Streetwalker useing the Folbe after they showed me how to use the holder it was easy to use and strong also.
Bernie Lee

#10799652 - 04/27/15 06:48 AM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: CBegin]
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Registered: 08/10/11
Posts: 2322
Loc: Austin, Tx
Everybody has their favorite and I'm not sure one is better than the other. If it holds the rod until you need to pick it up, it works. I use Driftmaster. I have four bases on each gunwale and the actual holders unscrew and store away when not needed. At around $7 each y.ou can have as many bases as you like and it won't break the bank. I even made some out of aluminum bar stock for my previous boat
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#10799688 - 04/27/15 07:24 AM Re: Rod Holder Research - Please help [Re: ChuChu1]
jackiekennedyfishingguide Offline
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Registered: 06/20/02
Posts: 2983
Loc: Cedar Creek Lake-Fairfield
Originally Posted By: ChuChu1
Bee Ready rod holders are good.

Very good and used by lots of people. Lifetime guarantee
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