Wisconsin Life

Fishing Partner

Clip: Season 2 Episode 11 | 3m 43s

Jay Gascoigne was inspired by a long-time friend to create a device that would make their favorite pastime accessible for the physically challenged. The Vilas County man invented an electric fishing rod so his buddy with severe arthritis could once again enjoy ice fishing with him.

Aired: 11/17/14

Rating: TV-G

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