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Scotty Gear Head Track Adapter 438

MSRP:  $17.99
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Scotty Gear Head Track Adapter 438
MSRP:  $17.99
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Product Description and Specs

The Scotty 438 Gear-Head Track Adapter quickly slides into place and locks down your post mounted Scotty rod holders and accessories. Similar to the revolutionary Scotty 428 Gear-Head, this system allows you to quickly change rod holder positions with a simple twist. You can use your favorite, fully adjustable Scotty rod holder and adjust it to any vertical or horizontal position without having to drill permanent mounting holes. Designed to fit all kayak track systems, this compact product is a must for serious kayak anglers.

• Designed to fit all kayak track systems
• Allows you to quickly change rod holder positions with a simple twist
• Slides into place and locks down your post mounted Scotty rod holders
• Tracks and rod holders sold seperately
Item #: 10139
Part Number UPC
438 BUCKET 0062017004389
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Top Positive Review
By: Fred G.  Date: Sep 06, 2014 
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this is the way to go! forget ram ball mounts (they move a lot when hit) so satisfied with this adapter. it is substantially well built for scotty products. i have both ram and scotty products and scotty is the way to go! i use it on my 2014 pro angler

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By: Joel S.  Date: Nov 19, 2014 
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Typical very good Scotty build quality. Fits great on Wildy tracks, BUT Not quite strong enough for trolling - especially on the port side. Using Scotty Baitcaster rod holders, no matter how strongly I tightened it (as tight as possible without being stupid and risking damage), it wasn't tight enough to stay put. Using a light action 7 foot spinning rod with 6lb line, even with a light drag setting, the torque was enough to rotate the mount rearward before the drag would give line. Not as bad on the starboard side, because the torque worked to TIGHTEN the mount- but I didn't feel it was a strong enough mount to trust for any fishing tough enough for medium action freshwater tackle and light line. For trolling (bass, GL trout and steelhead, etc) I will be staying with "standard" Scotty 241 mounts on my rails. They are bombproof. These 438's will be great for rodholders used for still fishing, small fish such as panfish or stocked trout, and for things like light mounts or camera mounts, anything which does not require a great amount of strength. I bought two, and I'm sure they will find homes on my kayaks, just not for quick-release trolling rod holders as I had hoped.

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By: Craig T.  Date: Aug 08, 2016 
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Does what it is supposed to do. I like that it give a little more security than the traditional mount from Scotty.

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By: alan d.  Date: Apr 10, 2016 
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Does exactly what it says. Great lock feature to keep your gear safe. Endless possibilities of equipment by Scotty way to go!!

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Q: Will this work on Feel Free kayak rails?
A: Yes it will
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Q: Will a Visicarbon pole made for a Scotty mount fit in this?
A: YakAttack makes a VisiCarbon Pro Light that will fit specifically in that Scotty Track Adapter. The link to that product is included below. https://www.austinkayak.com/products/4809/YakAttack-VisiCarbon-Pro-Light-Scotty-Mount.html?k=visicarbo
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Q: Will these work for the top loading Yak Attack Geartrac?
A: Yes they will
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