Using the Scotty Rod Holder Height Extender No.254 allows you to increase your odds of having a succesful transfer of the rod and reel from the rod holder to your hands. This unti extends the height of a rod holder by 8 1/2". The shaft of the rod holder height extender is constructed of stainless steel. Extends the height of the rod holder by 8 1/2". Works with all Scotty post mount rod holders.