3 Fishing Boat Must-Haves For Sports Fisherman


Ocean and sport fishing enthusiasts and professionals alike understand the importance of having the right fishing and boating and equipment for their fishing boats.


Whether you are a serious fisherman, operating a fishing charter, or perhaps an aspiring or weekend fishermen, here are 3 recommended must-haves for your fishing boat!




Rod holders are a great addition to bring options to have the right rod for the situation. Rod holders are added to your gunnel or t-top with come with various tackle and mounting applications. They can be added without welding using a clamp-on, bolted on, or flush-mounted.





Designed for fishing boats, Sports fishermen know the value of having a rocket launcher to hold fishing rods. Bolted onto the cockpit floor or incorporates into a bench set, rocket launchers hold multiple fishing robs to provide options for fishing different types of fish, locations, or levels of fisherman and woman.


Additional you can get rocket launchers included on a pedestal for use such as a bait tray, a table for serving or a recessed tray. Rocket Launchers are available on helm chairs or helm seating, leaning posts and rob holders.





Sports fishermen going with 80 and 130-pound tackle for deep ocean fishing opt for a permanent or removable fighting chair to land the big game such as sailfish, marlin, or Tarpon.


Consider getting a tackle locker for all your lures and tackle to ensure safety on the boat and to help organise your fishing tackle. A fish cleaning station or bait tray goes a long way, as are trolling mounts or brackets for serious fishermen and chartered fishing boats. Poling platforms can be installed above the engine to cast and catch off the back of your boat with ease.



The best fishermen invest in the right marine supplies to ensure they get the most out of their time on the water. With over 33 years of supporting marine professionals in Florida in outfitting and customising their dreamboats, we take the fight out of marine supplies to focus on fighting the good fight with fish on water


Have questions or need some help selecting what's right for your needs and boat? Our team at Birdsall Marine Design will be glad to assist you with your marine supply needs to get exactly what you need at the sweet sport where quality, comfort, and budget meet.


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