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#6521740 - 11/01/16 12:38 PM New blind
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I commissioned the ag department at the local high school to build me deer blind back in August. Went yesterday to check it's progress. Long story short, they've not even begun work.
So off to Home Depot for material. About 4 hours later this is my progress. I'll finish it up and throw some paint on it. It'll be ready to hunt Saturday.

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#6521751 - 11/01/16 12:48 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Looking good, sorry they dropped the ball for this season. On the bright side they may have a dandy of a blind ready for next season now.
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#6521758 - 11/01/16 12:50 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Off to a good start up
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#6521780 - 11/01/16 01:07 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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I'm not upset with them about it. But it's crunch time and gotta get it done. We didn't get on this lease until mid September and there aren't any improvements on the place. I've been busy running electricity and water, while making a vintage 70's travel trailer into a usable deer camp. Coupled with a busy work schedule there just hasn't been much spare time for another project. I hoped they'd get the stand finished but it's looking more like December now. No biggy, I'll have this one knocked out in no time. Later, I'll go back and install some Deer View windows and make it a little nicer. But until, it'll hunt.
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#6521790 - 11/01/16 01:15 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Now that food has replaced sex in my life, I can't even get into my own pants.

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#6522572 - 11/01/16 08:04 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Doing real good, got a little carpenter skills going on. Don't forget to paint the insides dark green or black.

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#6522756 - 11/01/16 09:39 PM Re: New blind [Re: Dalee7892]
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Originally Posted By: Dalee7892
Doing real good, got a little carpenter skills going on. Don't forget to paint the insides dark green or black.


Yep

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#6522777 - 11/01/16 09:53 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Yeah, it's going to get painted inside and out. With any luck, I can get it all done after work tomorrow.
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#6522847 - 11/01/16 10:54 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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You got this and it beats sitting behind a bale of hay up
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#6523241 - 11/02/16 09:08 AM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Well done Mike. up
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#6524385 - 11/02/16 07:36 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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#6524653 - 11/02/16 09:34 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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Got the last 2 sides on it, door framed and hung. Now to finish the windows, nail down the tin on the roof and paint it. Almost done.


Edited by LandPirate (11/03/16 10:35 AM)
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#6524721 - 11/02/16 09:58 PM Re: New blind [Re: LandPirate]
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That'll hunt.... cheers
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#6524726 - 11/02/16 09:59 PM Re: New blind [Re: SnakeWrangler]
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That'll hunt.... cheers

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