View Full Version : Mounting tip savers

09-21-2018, 09:19 AM
Alright guys about to pull the trigger on some drift master tip scavers for my trolling rods, Iíve got 4 12ft poles for now, plan on getting 4 more in the future when the moneys there. I fish out of a 15/48 war eagle with a 25 tohatsu. My boat has T-rails is there a certain bracket that drift master makes that lets me mount the tip savers on my t rail? Also whatís the difference in the off set and the regular tip saver?

09-21-2018, 10:50 AM
War eagle should make accessory brackets with a 3/8 threaded hole in them for rod holders. If you install them on the rail the ones on the regular half will hang ont the boat and will easily hit a dock. The offset will have all rods in the boat and be less likely to get damaged .

09-21-2018, 02:39 PM

09-21-2018, 02:43 PM
War eagle has all sorts of rail accessories.

09-22-2018, 11:20 PM
317043What's that just a piece of angle iron screwed in

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09-23-2018, 07:15 AM
Its more than angle iron. It has a lug that fits in the slot to keep from rotating.

09-23-2018, 04:18 PM
I’ve seen them as simple as a piece of 1/4” flat stock, 3” wide, heated and bent to the correct angle, and then secured with carriage head bolts. The one in the picture is aluminum with the T bolt holding it in place. I ordered some through Backwaters Marine.