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#11251701 - 11/29/15 09:52 AM 2 man boat
crapyetr Offline
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Registered: 09/20/14
Posts: 1153
Loc: G'twn
duz nebody have 1a these...how big of a trolling motor required...start receiving social security $$$ and wanna buy me a boat for Lake LBJ upriver near Inks Dam...gimme sum advise

http://www.basspro.com/Uncle-Bucks-Pond-Prowler-Boat-10/product/10204582/

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#11251788 - 11/29/15 10:36 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
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Registered: 12/30/08
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Loc: Desoto,Tx. Dallas county
Me personally,I have a 45lb thrust up front and 3hp motor on the back of my 8fter and have had no issues at all in creeks or any small lake with this set up however,I am reluctant to venture out in windy conditions.
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#11251928 - 11/29/15 11:45 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
crapyetr Offline
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#11252000 - 11/29/15 12:20 PM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
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Registered: 03/14/15
Posts: 306
Loc: Dallas, Texas
Gander is over priced big time. Academy has better pricing. I have the 8ft and use my 1.5hp cruise n carry. I plan to build the transom up and put on a 4hp merc on. I like the 8ft but wish I had the 10ft.
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#11252036 - 11/29/15 12:43 PM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
crapyetr Offline
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Registered: 09/20/14
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Cat finder...that's the kind of help i knead...thanks...

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#11252101 - 11/29/15 01:15 PM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
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Loc: Dallas, Texas
No problem. It's a very nice boat that you won't have to worry about capsizing. It will stay floating even when the hull is full of water.
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#11252460 - 11/29/15 04:16 PM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
crapyetr Offline
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Registered: 09/20/14
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Loc: G'twn
now, what about a trolling motor and fish finder for a 2 man boat??????

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#11253477 - 11/30/15 03:26 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
Bobby Milam Offline
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Registered: 07/13/14
Posts: 2108
Loc: Arlington
they are light so you dont need much thrust for the trolling motor, just a good battery. You could probably find a cheap trolling motor used, maybe around 35lbs thrust. fish finder, I'd look more at screen size. Features are more of a personal choice. Humminbird and Lowrance have some good small units

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#11253574 - 11/30/15 07:31 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
BODA Offline
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Registered: 06/10/14
Posts: 233
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
that budget could get you a craigslist deluxe jon boat, unless you've got your heart set on one of those

https://austin.craigslist.org/boa/5334011762.html

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#11254087 - 11/30/15 11:26 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
crapyetr Offline
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Registered: 09/20/14
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Loc: G'twn
thanks BODA, but 2 big...just want a 2man 2 fart around close 2 the house/bank

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#11257964 - 12/02/15 10:11 AM Re: 2 man boat [Re: crapyetr]
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