The ADA-Lap 18 Inch Extension Pole is designed to grip a fishing rod and is intended for users with upper extremity disabilities. Available in either 12 inch (30 centimeters) or 18 inch (45 centimeters) lengths, Extension Poles have an insert for camera mounts/tripods, umbrella holders, angle adapters as well as fishing rod holders. The user will slide the Base Unit's vertical attachment pole out and replace it with the Extension Pole.
The Barracuda is a harnessed adaptive fishing rod holder designed to assist individuals with upper body mobility disabilities. By helping distribute energy to the shoulders, back, stomach, and legs, the Barracuda allows the user to hold a fishing rod securely in front of him or herself with either the right or left hand. The Barracuda is made from corrosion resistant aircraft aluminum, stainless steel and nylon hardware, Polypropylene webbing, and high-impact plastic buckles and connectors. All
The Dorado is an adaptive fishing rod holder designed for individuals who use wheelchairs or who have upper extremity disabilities. This adapted fishing device has a unique spring-loaded tube that allows the user to adjust the fishing rod to 1 of 4 fishing positions, including lift and reel. No wheelchair modifications are required to mount the Dorado clamps to the wheelchair - just drill 2 holes into the base plate of the Dorado to securely clamp it in place. This will give the rod holder more
---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself fishing pole holder for an individual with limited use of their arm related to stroke. A tube, made of plastic water pipe which is slightly larger in diameter than the fishing rod handle is attached at an angle to the arm of a folding chair. The chair should be carefully chosen for a sturdy arm rest and reinforced if necessary. Once the fishing rod is cast with one hand the rod is then placed in the tube and "locked" in plac
The Fishing Pole Holder is a a clamp on fishing rod holder designed to enable one-handed fishing for people with upper extremity disabilities or amputation. Features a rigid, heavy-walled PVC plastic tube, 1.6 inch inside diameter x 6 inch long which holds the fishing rod handle while a slot in the side supports the reel and keeps it from moving while your fish is reeled in. The pole is easily removed from the holder. A clamp with screw and large wing nut make it adaptable to any tubular wheelch
PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a fishing rod holder and fishing accessories for an individual with brain injury and limited arm mobility. Since the individual could only use his right arm, adaptations needed to include tying the hook onto a fishing line—an activity that normally requires two hands. First, a device was located and converted to one-hand use. The device was then mounted onto at an angle onto a piece of plywood, and then flexible polyurethane guides
The M-Pow-R Pushbutton Power Fishing Reel and Rod Kit is a fishing rod kit designed to enable one-handed fishing for people with upper extremity disabilities or amputation. The combo features a battery operated, motorized spinning reel, paired with an extended butt, medium action spinning rod which offers additional leverage and fits into any standard rod holder. The entire package consists of the rod and reel, a fanny pack lead-acid battery, and a pulse width modulated speed control, which prov
The Pole-Lock Fishing Rod Holder is designed to grip a fishing rod up to 5/8 inches in diameter. The device holds the rod securely, yet releases easily when the rod is lifted straight up. The holder can mount flat on gunwale or at a 20 degree angle. A latch allows removal for boat covers. The holder's plastic construction is unaffected by salt water and will not mar composite rods. OPTIONS: A rail mount allows installation of the holder on both 7/8 and 1 inch rails at any angle, with a thumbscre
PURPOSE: Assisted support of fishing rod for angler with weak grip. Drawing of a custom orthotic device formed to fit around the fishing rod within position of the handgrip. The support is made of metal with plastic covering and secured by velcro fastener. Appears to provide some wrist support. Fits around the wrist and against the palmar surface of the hand, with a hook formed at the top of the device that supports the fishing rod. SKILLS REQUIRED: Orthotics, metalworking.
The Side Winder is an adaptive fishing rod holder designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities in one arm or hand. This adapted fishing device has a unique spring-loaded tube that allows the user to adjust the fishing rod to 1 of 4 fishing positions. It is designed to be worn on the hip of the side of the dominant limb, and intended to catch smaller sized fish (up to 30 pounds). Available for right or left hand use, the Side Winder will work with any rod handle less than 1¼-inch in
The Side Winder II is an adaptive fly fishing rod holder designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities in one arm or hand. Similar to the Side Winder (please see separate entry), the Side Winder II will have a unique spring-loaded tube that allows the user to adjust the fly fishing rod to 1 of 4 fishing positions. It is designed to be worn on the hip of the side of the dominant limb, and intended to catch smaller sized fish (up to 30 pounds). Available for right or left hand use, th
The Strong Arm fishing aid is a fishing rod holder designed to enable one-handed fishing for people with upper extremity disabilities. The fishing aid is a versatile, hands-free fishing rod holder that gives the user total rod control, without the need for grip. The cuff fits securely around the wrist and arm, providing support and eliminating wrist fatigue. Simply slide the fishing rod into the cuff and be ready to fish with ease.
The The ADA-Lap Salt Water Fishing Pole Holder is designed for users with upper extremity disabilities or amputation to grip a fishing rod. The rod holder plugs into the extension tube of the ADA Lap Base. It is designed to be used with an Extension Pole (see separate entry).