The RUST Handmade Fishing Rod is a player-crafted fishing/gather implement in RUST. This tool utilizes an assortment of bait types to catch fish or other assorted bottom-dwelling water devices.
Once obtained, the handmade fishing rod allows for the insertion of bait into it. This can be achieved by dragging a food or bait item into the rod itself.
For a full guide on the function of the handmade fishing rod, including bait tips and tricks, be sure to check out our extensive Fishing Guide!
Players may craft the handmade fishing rod as a default blueprint, or purchase it directly from any fishing village.