"boulder boat works has a nice style, round holes in a block for the handle ends and a piece that looks like waves curving around to hold the pole section. both attach to your ribs so you can set the placement to match the poles and boat."
"It doesn’t really help if you’ve got a finished boat but when I first started building I pictured doing flats boat style rod tubes in the number 9 frame and tucking them up under the deck. I think it’d be possible with 1 inch…"
"It’s not elegant, but it works for storing two extra rods out of the way, zip ties! I snug the rods under each hand rail and just zip tie them into place. They are secure and out of the way if I need them."
"You might check out the photo pages that illustrate boats from some of the Wooden Boat Festivals from several years ago. Check out the 11 albums attached to Rick Newman. I took a variety of pictures, I believe that there are several with rod…"