Why We Made the Swiftcast
It is important to have a really good reason and purpose to build a product. Products need to solve problems. Without reason and purpose, it doesn’t really make sense to design, develop and build. In this short video, Jason Thomas - Director of Product Development - will share with you insider's perspective on our design considerations of the Swiftcast Rod Holder and ask and answer the question 'why did we make it that way?'
Swiftcast In The NewsREAD MORE FROM JOSH
"Unless you’re Bob Vila or Ron Swanson, your raft’s homemade rod tubes are probably less than ideal. The beefy straight white PVC tubes on my Outcast PAC 1300 left a lot to be desired.
Which is why I was stoked to see Riversmith’s new Swiftcast Rod Holders, which were smartly designed specifically for protecting fly rods on fishing rafts." Josh Bergan, Fly Fisherman Magazine
Guide Tested - Guide ApprovedREAD MORE FROM GEOFF
"People who are into fishing rafts tend to bereallyinto the things that go into them. I know this because I’m one of those obsessives... If you’re looking to improve the fishing performance of your raft — the Swiftcast’s price, durability and convenience make it easy to justify. The more rods it saves, the more value it gains." Geoff Mueller, Drake Magazine
Sizing Guide and FAQsSIZING & INSTALLATION GUIDE
The Swiftcast is designed for standard raft and frame configurations for traditional rafts that are between 12'-15' in length. For rafts that are smaller, larger, or have a narrow profile please review Riversmith's recommended Add-On components that you can order. Read our comprehensive sizing guide and FAQs to learn more about the exact fit for your raft.