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#11488776 - 03/19/16 11:54 PM Anyone have these on their boat......
tbucket101 Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/19/13
Posts: 349
Loc: Saginaw
....wondering how much stretch there actually are on these.



Edited by tbucket101 (03/19/16 11:56 PM)
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#11490218 - 03/20/16 10:21 PM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
Bobby Milam Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/13/14
Posts: 2005
Loc: Arlington
Yep. Love it. It has a little stretch to get a good snug fit but you have to really pull on it to stretch it. It won't stretch from the rods while boating if that is your concern. I trust mine holding my rods on the deck while trailering to the lake. It feels like a heavy rubber and seems to be pretty durable from my use so far.

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#11491390 - 03/21/16 01:58 PM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
tbucket101 Offline
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Registered: 03/19/13
Posts: 349
Loc: Saginaw
Well my main concern was the sizes they come in....I'm right in between both that are offered and told there was much stretch at all so it may be an issue.
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#11491965 - 03/21/16 06:53 PM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
Bobby Milam Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/13/14
Posts: 2005
Loc: Arlington
Had to go look at mine. One of those items you install but don't really pay attention to afterwards. Mine looks to be about 12" long and it does have more stretch than I thought. I'd estimate about 3" of stretch.

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#11492447 - 03/21/16 10:19 PM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
JkWho Offline
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Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 308
Loc: Mid Cities
I made mine...Cheaper, more color choices on bungee and pretty damn easy to source the parts (Amazon)

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#11493167 - 03/22/16 10:17 AM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
DedShort Offline
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Registered: 04/18/06
Posts: 1892
Loc: Decatur, TX
They work well, but you will need to replace every year or two, depending on how you store your boat
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#11507439 - 03/28/16 09:22 PM Re: Anyone have these on their boat...... [Re: tbucket101]
Dr. Drop Offline
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Registered: 11/19/14
Posts: 86
Loc: Lake Fork,TX.
Buy the next longer size.
You can take the end off and cut them to size and put the end back on.
I just did mine last week. They work great.

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