Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
TONY INTERRANTE, Littlehop, Champion123, CypressHooker71, kseaman
105700 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85883
hopalong 78097
Pilothawk 75017
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 64750
FattyMcButterpants 60790
Derek 🐝 58231
Tritonman 57548
LoneStarSon® 53227
SkeeterRonnie 52973
facebook
Forum Stats
105700 Members
60 Forums
851246 Topics
12127462 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12358182 - 07/25/17 07:12 PM Carpet in a Boat......
V-Bottom Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/18/16
Posts: 1413
Loc: Galv. Cnty
With all the slimmie fish in this world....blood and guts in a boat after a catch (possibly), I'll never understand why anyone would want that stuff in a boat. Certainly not me. My Wellcraft had a regular FG floor (still does..) but now covered with Safe Floor. With so many color options available.....well, you get the idea. Just bc your sled came with carpet and now it's messed up, why re-carpet and not something like Safe Floor. No disrespect intended here...just thought I'd ask
_________________________
Texas Anglers Recognition Program
TPWD Official Weigh Station,77563
Coastal Bend Weigh Team, Cert. Weigh Master
USMC66'- Trout Support.com






Top
#12358187 - 07/25/17 07:16 PM Re: Carpet in a Boat...... [Re: V-Bottom]
TrailHand Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 05/18/17
Posts: 86
That Safe Floor stuff looks neat, but how hot does it get? I'd be worried it'd burn my feet off like playground rubber. Carpet doesn't have that problem, though it does have it's own disadvantages.

Top
#12358698 - 07/26/17 06:21 AM Re: Carpet in a Boat...... [Re: V-Bottom]
Pat Goff Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 01/29/05
Posts: 5179
Loc: Marble Falls/Seadrift
The ones I've stood on were not hot at all, one was light grey, one tan. Now if you had a black one, ouch.

Way cooler than carpet.
_________________________
Pat Goff
Marble Falls/Seadrift TX



Top
#12358740 - 07/26/17 06:59 AM Re: Carpet in a Boat...... [Re: V-Bottom]
Bob Landry Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/10/11
Posts: 2534
Loc: Austin, Tx
There are many places and uses for carpet. Boats are not one of them. If you fish, they eventually get nasty, unless you are a bass guy and the fish never hits your deck. In the salt, it holds moisture and mildews.
I like to hose it down and its ready for the next trip.
_________________________
2015 Seaark 1872 MV CC Etec-90
Two Helix 12 CHIRP SI's, , MinnKota Riptide ST80/i-pilot Link, Bob's Hydraulic

Bitter Gun Owner
Bitter Clinger
Armed Infidel

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide