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US7827729
Title:
Portable Fishing Pole Holder
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Priority Date
29
May
08
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Abstract:
A portable fishing pole holder is a device for supporting a fishing pole without manually holding the pole. It is a substantially "Y" shaped frame which further comprises a support and an anchor. The support contains the fishing pole. The anchor secures the fishing pole holder. Optionally, the fishing pole holder includes a bridging member to more securely contain the fishing pole. The an anchor for securing the in which the fishing pole is placed while fishing. The other end is used to anchor the device. Optionally, it has members to more securely support the fishing pole or to more securely anchor the device.
Claim 1:
What is claimed is: 1. A portable fishing pole holder comprising: a generally “Y” shaped frame which further comprises two members; a first support member, having a first end and a second end, comprising a bent or curved shaft; a second anchor member, having a first end and a second end, comprising a substantially straight shaft joined to said support member, said anchor member extending downwardly from said support member; a bridging member which depends from said first end of said support member to said second end of said support member forming an enclosure, a first end of said bridging member being fastened to said first end of said support member forming a hinged end; wherein said hinged end is allowed to slidably move substantially orthogonally relative to a plane defined by said support member, enabling said hinged end to move slightly out of said plane defined by said support member, thereby enhancing the ability to visually monitor the motion of an engaged fishing pole and allow varying resistance of the engaged fishing pole.