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#5810963 - 06/29/15 10:16 PM camo
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Did a little playing around with an old brush and some old paint. I painted the brown and splattered the black.


Edited by wal1809 (06/30/15 08:38 AM)
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#5811033 - 06/29/15 11:44 PM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Need to put some gas in the weedeater.

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#5811063 - 06/30/15 05:12 AM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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looks tippy laugh

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#5811192 - 06/30/15 08:04 AM Re: camo [Re: Dave Speer]
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Kinda hard to mess up camp paint. Unless you're trying to be fancy.

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#5811198 - 06/30/15 08:09 AM Re: camo [Re: Guy]
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Is the ladder for Judd when he hunts with you?
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#5811222 - 06/30/15 08:25 AM Re: camo [Re: BarneyWho]
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Is the ladder for Judd when he hunts with you?


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#5811244 - 06/30/15 08:37 AM Re: camo [Re: Dave Speer]
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looks tippy laugh


As in top heavy? I could be surprised but I don't think I will be. The steel frame is very light steel. It was preformed out of what appears to be 16 or 18 gauge steel. The angles bent into the steel gives it a lot of strength. Tin is tin, whatever it weighs. There is 10 pieces of tin roof that are 6 foot long. If you were to pick it up, it would be heavy. On a 22 or 23 foot boat you would barely be able to tell the difference. We shall see. If it for some reason it is too top heavy, for the cost of 1 chainsaw blade I can cut that top off in about 10 minutes. I aint scared to try, I aint scared to fail. I am only scared of not trying because of fear.
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#5811304 - 06/30/15 09:36 AM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Originally Posted By: wal1809
Originally Posted By: Dave Speer
looks tippy laugh


As in top heavy? I could be surprised but I don't think I will be. The steel frame is very light steel. It was preformed out of what appears to be 16 or 18 gauge steel. The angles bent into the steel gives it a lot of strength. Tin is tin, whatever it weighs. There is 10 pieces of tin roof that are 6 foot long. If you were to pick it up, it would be heavy. On a 22 or 23 foot boat you would barely be able to tell the difference. We shall see. If it for some reason it is too top heavy, for the cost of 1 chainsaw blade I can cut that top off in about 10 minutes. I aint scared to try, I aint scared to fail. I am only scared of not trying because of fear.


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#5811362 - 06/30/15 10:14 AM Re: camo [Re: garrett]
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#5811431 - 06/30/15 10:55 AM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Wayne what is the width between the pontoons on that boat?
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#5811598 - 06/30/15 12:49 PM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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If the tin top turns out to be too heavy, you can add a few additional struts and cover in canvas

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#5811619 - 06/30/15 01:02 PM Re: camo [Re: john paul]
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Originally Posted By: john paul
Wayne what is the width between the pontoons on that boat?





I reckon it is about 7 foot center toon to center toon. I will see tonight. R panels are 36 inches. So two of them is 72 plus a 26 inch door plus gaps is 96 inches at least from side to side. Not that I type this I think I remember is is 8 foot across the beam.
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#5811629 - 06/30/15 01:06 PM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Wayne that was kinda poetic... I knew you had a soft side

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#5812000 - 06/30/15 05:17 PM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Considering the combined weight of the chosen crew on that boat going to the coast in January, the weight added by the tin is the least of his worries.
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Seriously, the problem I predict will be in strong wind. It may act as a big fixed sail.

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#5812015 - 06/30/15 05:29 PM Re: camo [Re: wal1809]
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Looks cool.

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