but serves its purpose quite well."

The Improvised Fishing Rod is a tool which can be used to catch fish or used as a weapon. The rod is made by crafting an Ashwood Stick and a Rope together. You can craft the Improvised Ashwood Short Bow by using the same method. Improvised Fishing Rod can also be crafted by combining Pile of Guts with an Ashwood Stick.

The fishing rod can be used to catch Fish once a Fishing Bait‎ is attached to it.