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#11298521 - 12/22/15 07:19 PM Ernest Inspired Me
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Registered: 04/24/08
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Loc: Quinlan, Texas
After seeing how Earnest took an old pontoon and turned it into a crappie catching machine, I just had to give it a try. I have a 21 ft Sweetwater pontoon that we use to pull the grandkids tubing on. With a little help from David at Shut And Fish who hooked me up with some spare brackets and wiring assemblies and of course Ed Phillips at Pro Angler who supplied the Bee Ready rod holders. I had the TM in the attic that my brother gave me about 5 years ago. I'm now ready to go toon trolling.



I just pull the electronics off the Skeeter and away we go. 1198 on the console, 1199 on the TM. It even has an onboard potty for us old guys. Only problem is it's about 40MPH slower than the Skeeter getting from A to B, but it sure is comfortable fishing out of.



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#11298537 - 12/22/15 07:24 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Registered: 04/09/12
Posts: 1729
Loc: Ft Worth, Tx
There you go. Sweet ride. Plenty of room. Nice setup. Ernest and Guy taught me all about crappie fishing. They're great people.
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#11298562 - 12/22/15 07:37 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Loc: Yantis, TX
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#11298567 - 12/22/15 07:42 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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You are now ready for tournament fishing. Go getum...

Happy I could be part of your success.

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#11298576 - 12/22/15 07:46 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Registered: 05/04/15
Posts: 248
Loc: Texas
Excellent thumb

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#11298771 - 12/22/15 08:53 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Nice set up! Good job. coolio
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#11298775 - 12/22/15 08:55 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Heck ya looks great!
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#11299641 - 12/23/15 10:08 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Registered: 12/30/08
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Sweeet thumb
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#11299655 - 12/23/15 10:13 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Registered: 01/18/15
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Loc: Dallas, Texas
Nice relaxing rig ya got there thumb
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#11299701 - 12/23/15 10:28 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Cool, I can see how that could very comfortable thumb
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#11299721 - 12/23/15 10:36 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
Jacob Offline
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Registered: 05/31/08
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Loc: Deep East Tx
Still trying to convince my dad to get a trolling motor for his pontoon! bang
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#11299792 - 12/23/15 11:04 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
Matthew Carroll Offline
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Registered: 09/11/04
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Loc: Tool, Texas (Cedar Creek Lake)
I'm ready.
Let's go
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#11299857 - 12/23/15 11:42 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Registered: 05/10/13
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Loc: tx
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#11300960 - 12/23/15 09:46 PM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Loc: Black Dog, TX
I'd fish it.
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#11301265 - 12/24/15 07:24 AM Re: Ernest Inspired Me [Re: keyboard]
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Keyboard, that is just what you old guys need! Take old Jigum with you, he's gone over the hill..just sayin.......
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