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Old 04-28-2010, 03:53 PM   #1
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Surf Fishing rod mount on the cheap

Has anyone fabricated a mount for a surf fishing rod to the front bumper of their TJ? I was working with a piece of PVC and got to mounting to the bumper and found no sturdy way to mount it without drilling holes. If anyone has done it, I would love to see some pictures and any tips.


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Old 07-25-2010, 07:10 PM   #2
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Never too late right? I didn't modify my front bumper, but I drilled 2" pvc pipe to my cargo rack. Works out great for my needs.

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Old 07-25-2010, 08:41 PM   #3
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x2 on the back
I like to sit on back with tail gate open
drink holder on wheel well

"locked and loaded"
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Old 07-25-2010, 11:30 PM   #4
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I got this for free, someone just left it in my boat......

It makes for easy transport for those long rods

It also gets interesting looks from people riding down the road...
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Old 07-26-2010, 08:02 PM   #6
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I made a rod holder that goes into my reiver hitch. It has 5 rod holders, it turned out to be perfect for when I go to the beach.
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Old 07-27-2010, 07:14 AM   #7
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When I go topless I take my sand spike and bungy it to the rollbar and stick the pole in it. It's quick and it uses the sand spike which I have to bring along anyway.

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