Here is a cheap way to make a stainless steel gun holder for your climbing tree stand or ladder stand. you will need 2- 1/4" x 2" x 31/4" s/s u-bolts and
Some 1/4" heat shrink tubing. First remove the clamp bracket by removing both nuts. Then slide heat shrink over threads on one side just to the threads on the other side, heat it up. Install both nuts on one side. You may have to dill 2- 1/4" holes at the correct place for you stand. install with one bolt on bottom of stand brace and one on top and tighten down. Your all done and there not plastic won't rust . They only cost about $14.00 dollars.