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Big minnow bucket. #14017942 06/02/21 12:19 AM
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Anyone remember the big almost 5 gal metal minnow buckets from late 70s to 80s I guess? I can’t find them anywhere. All I can find is Chinese junk.

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14017965 06/02/21 12:37 AM
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I don’t remember a 5 gallon size one but a galvanized minnow bucket was always in my grandfather’s boat. Maybe a 2 gallon one. The inside was galvanized also.. you could set it in the lake, that part floated and held the minnows.

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14019902 06/03/21 08:31 PM
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I have a couple of the galvanized buckets but they are not that big.

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14020185 06/04/21 12:15 AM
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These may have been slightly smaller than 5 gal but not by much. I think Gibson’s used to sell them. They were industrial sized minnow buckets. I’m tired of the flimsy plastic junk. Guess I’m gonna have to make one.

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14021167 06/04/21 08:46 PM
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Frabill 8-Quart Floating Wade Bucket,...check this at Cabelas,...about $25

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: JIM SR.] #14021306 06/05/21 12:06 AM
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Thanks Jim, I’ll check it out.

Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14021428 06/05/21 02:33 AM
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This would be the one.
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Re: Big minnow bucket. [Re: Sgt. Striker] #14025053 06/08/21 08:37 PM
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The metal ones are the ones that I have used for years and years.

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