Rod Holder Review: 5 Rod Holders Under 60 Bucks

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Looking for a suitable rod holder? In the rod holder test you will find a total of 5 models that we have tested extensively. Whether surf rod holder, stainless steel rod holder or boat rod holder.

Note: From time to time it can happen that selected holders are not available for a short time. If this is the case, you will find numerous holders for fishing on this overview page.

How did we test?

Surely you are wondering how we have tested and evaluated the rod holders. Actually this question is relatively easy to answer: We assembled the rod holders and went to the next fishing spot. So you really know afterwards if the rod holder is usable in practice.

Which rod holders have we tested?

Here are the rod holders we have tested:

  • Behr – Profi Rod Pod for 4 rods
  • Ron Thompson Rod Pod complete RODPOD
  • Ron Thompson Rod Pod Lux 3 Rod with bag
  • Shore rod holder tripod aluminium
  • tripod rod rest

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If you can’t find what you’re looking for here, you can simply look at the fishing spot. There you will find a really large selection of rod holders. Just have a look and browse a little.

Behr – Profi Rod Pod for 4 Rods

Note: It is possible that this item is currently not available. The following AnzeigeRod Pods are an alternative.

The AnzeigeBehr – Profi Rod Pod for 4 Rods -with exclusive bag we already tested in our Rod Pod Test. I would like to take up it nevertheless once again. The Behr – Profi Rod Pod for 4 Rods is very easy and fast to set up and is therefore very flexible. Unfortunately this rod holder is the most expensive of all tested rods under 60 Euro.

But in return it impresses with its good quality and solid workmanship. On the pictures bite indicators are shown. These are not included. With 3,15 kg it is not the lightest rod holder, but it still keeps within the frame. The transport is very easy because of the included bag.

Summary

  • 4 unscrewable telescopic feet + feet extendable to 69 cm
  • lockable to any length
  • Main frame is lockable to both sides to max.
  • suitable for up to 4 rods
  • Weight only 3,15 kg
  • Including transport bag
  • Delivery without bite indicator

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Conclusion on the rod holder

It is nice to know that the Behr – Profi Rod Pod for 4 rods comes with an additional high-quality carrying bag. This of course makes transport a lot easier. All in all, a solid rod holder that also has its price.

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Ron Thompson Rod Pod complete RODPOD

The DisplayRon Thompson Rod Pod complete RODPOD is designed for people who go fishing from time to time. By this we mean for example once a month. Because the Ron Thompson Rod Pod complete RODPOD is not really stable.

After a while it starts to wobble a bit. We also had the feeling that the wobbling increases with time. But for that it is relatively cheap in comparison. A disadvantage is also the building up. Admittedly, it is not exactly easy to set up the rod holder. With time the desire for it also vanishes.

Summary

  • Rod Pod made of high quality aluminium
  • adjustable in length 68-117 cm
  • 2 Buzzer Bars for 3 rods each
  • 3 rod rests for rear
  • 3 rod rests for front
  • adjustable in height 20-33 cm
  • incl. Transport bag

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Conclusion of the rod holder

If you are looking for a cheap rod holder, the Ron Thompson Rod Pod complete RODPOD is the right choice. However, you will have to accept some restrictions. Here we can not give a clear recommendation to buy.

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Ron Thompson Rod Pod Lux 3 Rod with bag

The following rod holder is different. The display Ron Thompson Rod Pod Lux 3 Rod with bag is really well made. And in addition it is not expensive at all.

The Ron Thompson Rod Pod Lux 3 Rod with bag can be assembled quickly and makes a really stable impression. All in all the rod holder is designed for 3 rods. Also the weight of 1,8 kg could convince.

This makes it very light in comparison. However, it takes a lot of space. With a length of 70 cm it is very long. But of course this is good for the stability of the rods.

Summary

  • Weight: 1,8 kg
  • Length 70,0 cm x width 21,0 cm x height 6,5 cm
  • for 3 rods
  • made of aluminium
  • Triangle frame
  • Incl. Nylon carrying bag

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Conclusion of the rod holder

We can recommend this rod holder in any case It is stable, inexpensive and super processed. For less than 40 Euro you can buy this rod holder for sure.

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Branding rod holder tripod aluminium

The DisplayBranding rod holder tripod aluminium is also very good for occasional anglers. The surf rod holder is a bit wobbly in the beginning but that is ok for the price and not so serious.

On the positive side, it doesn’t weigh much at all and is therefore very easy to transport. I also have to admit that it is relatively chic and looks good for a rod holder. In windy conditions you should weigh it down a bit.

For example by a sandbag. This gives it a lot more stability, especially when you go fishing on the coast or surf.

Summary

  • Surf tripod – rod stand from Cormoran
  • made of aluminium
  • extra stable
  • with carrying bag, material bag: 100% Nylon
  • incl. carrying bag.
  • It does exactly what it is supposed to do and is perfect for the surf. But of course you can also go fishing with it comfortably at the lake or on rivers. As it is also perfectly ok in price, we can definitely recommend it to others. Here you can see the graphic summary: Tripod rod rest The indicator tripod rod rest (ALU, 75-105cm) is the last one from the rod holder test. Overall it is a solid and small rod holder. Once it is set up, it can hold up to 4 rods. A nice thing is that a carrying bag is also included. This makes transport much easier. Another positive aspect is that the material is high-quality aluminium. This makes it incredibly light. This is definitely noticeable during transport to the fishing spot. Summary Adjustable: 75 – 105 cm , Material: Aluminium , Including nylon carry bag Rods holder picture Below is a picture of the rod holder: Display Conclusion about the rod holder Test This rod holder is small, compact and not expensive at all. If you are looking for an inexpensive alternative to all previous rod holders, you might want to take a closer look at this one. The only disadvantage is that it might wobble a bit. But that is already the only drawback. We can recommend it in any case. Here you can see the graphic summary: Couldn’t find what you were looking for in the rod holder test? In addition to our rod holder Test, we have a really large selection of rod holders for fishing. Just have a look and browse a little as many branded products are even reduced.
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