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Shallow water boat project #13967471 04/20/21 09:39 PM
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My new back water boat project is finally complete and ready for the water. I have high hopes for this little rig.

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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967493 04/20/21 09:58 PM
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You will LOVE IT! I had an 8' bass pelican I recently sold to get the 10' so I could take someone with me cheers


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967654 04/21/21 12:01 AM
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I've been seeing some cool looking short boats lately..... Easy to haul and get the job done......


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967707 04/21/21 12:48 AM
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That rig is slick!


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967738 04/21/21 01:14 AM
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Nice build! Good job clap


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967745 04/21/21 01:19 AM
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dont forget the plug,... fish

Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967848 04/21/21 02:49 AM
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When I first got this boat It didn't have a drain plug and would hold rain water like a bath tub. So I put a bulkhead fitting in the deck.
now it 's self bailing.

Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13967954 04/21/21 04:51 AM
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bimini top?


COMING SOON! .. THE STICKLE HOOK " the stay level sickle hook". sits level in the water with all knots.! Provides better hook sets and more natural jigging motion. No more adjusting the knot, gluing , or tying loop knots that cause the hook point to tangle in the loop, or worse knick the line.. The jighook that will make all others obsolete !
Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13968031 04/21/21 11:39 AM
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Now all you need is a Green/Red Combo and White/White Guardian Angel Light and you can launch or fish while dark.

I got some for our boat.

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Slick!


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: HOGON] #13968442 04/21/21 04:43 PM
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Nice rig!

Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13970805 04/23/21 11:54 AM
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what motor do you have on it...i have a bass raider and need a little motor?

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Nice rig. thumb


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13971929 04/24/21 04:26 AM
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It's a 3.5 hp motor I found on Amazon. It's cheap and load but pushes the little boat along pretty good.
If you get one you will need to check the lower unit for lube as there is none in it.
open the carb. adjustment screw up a 1/2 turn or it will be hard to start.

Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13972549 04/24/21 10:54 PM
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I have the same boat in a pond prowler 8. What is the hp rating on the sun dolphins 8? The pond prowler says 2 hp. I have a 3.5nissan Iā€™m wanting to use.


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Re: Shallow water boat project [Re: lamar44] #13972673 04/25/21 01:56 AM
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Sweet rig!

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