This rod holder was designed to store guns and paddles while traveling on the road or on the water. The rack is made of 3/8 inch diameter, hot rolled steel rod welded and 1 inch by 1/8 inch steel plate. The rack is dipped in black plastic to protect the equipment and the boat. A 1/4 inch bolt and wing nut are used to connect to the boat. A bunge cord is used to secure items in the holder. Comes with sheet metal screws. All products are designed and made in the USA.