Reload paddle holder.

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DocProfit
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Reload paddle holder.

Post by DocProfit » Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:38 pm

The paddle holder on the Viking Reload is on the left hand side.

That wouldn't be a problem except the running rig is on that side too, and I find it a pain unhooking my paddle and getting the leash tangled up when I'm trying to haul anchor. (One of the most dangerous times if there is strong wind/current).

So I looked at mounting a holder on the right hand side, but it already has the brackets for a fish stringer attached there.

Has anyone else had this issue and mounted a holder on the right?

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Re: Reload paddle holder.

Post by MikeAqua » Fri Jun 02, 2017 3:15 pm

Does the reload pod have a bungy on it? On the P400 I use the bungy to hold the paddle across he kayak while fishing (especially if I get strike while trolling).

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Re: Reload paddle holder.

Post by noaddedfluff » Fri Jun 02, 2017 5:59 pm

My reload has a paddle bungy on both sides, and a bungy for the lid, oh and one holding softbaits - heaps of options for left hand, right hand or trolling options

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