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The start of duck boat 1 #7368583
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Well weíre are going to be closing soon on another sixty acres at our cabin but this one has a 14 acre marsh on it for duck hunting so I want a boat to run around on it and a motor to be able to knock the weeds out of it for this year.

We are starting with a 14í Jon boat 6hp longtail and trailer

My cabin is three miles down the ranch road from this property and I want to be able to move the boat from my marsh to the pond.

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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368639
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Getting some call on while we wait for the motor to show up.

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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368645
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Looking good!!!!! up


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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368674
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That ought to be quite nice.


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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368739
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Camo is done and the trailer is adjustade to fit the boat. Now waiting on fedex to bring my motor then I will mount the seats.

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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368742
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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368757
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That looks great....many great times ahead with that......


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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368795
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Looks good Walter, you getting the Stumpjumper?

Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368843
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Look what finally showed up. 6hp longtail frOm backwater inc. they were great to deal with ready to see how it runs. They had it shipped to me in two days.

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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368862
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Nice. You need to camo that baby. smile ani

Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368906
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All done for now. Motor is mounted and runs great.


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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: Guy] #7368916
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Originally Posted by Guy
Nice. You need to camo that baby. smile ani


I went with a backwater inc to get a Honda motor they have been great to deal with so far. Got it mounted and she started on the first pull.

Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7368939
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Here you go guy. Got the motor all painted ready to head to the land now.


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Thatís an awesome little rig!

Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7369019
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Walter ain't messin around! I like it! cheers


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Thatís awesome.


Originally Posted By: bill oxner
I just turned it on . I was looking bird dogs in the butt this morning.


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Originally Posted by LarryCopper
Walter ain't messin around! I like it! cheers

cheers


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Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7369145
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Originally Posted by Guy
Thatís an awesome little rig!



This up



Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: SnakeWrangler] #7369303
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Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
Originally Posted by LarryCopper
Walter ain't messin around! I like it! cheers

cheers


Trying to get it done!!

Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: wburke2010] #7369409
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Originally Posted by wburke2010

Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
Originally Posted by LarryCopper
Walter ain't messin around! I like it! cheers

cheers


Trying to get it done!!


I've seen you shoot. The ducks are safe peep Congrats on the land and the boat!


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Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

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Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin
Re: The start of duck boat 1 [Re: BigPig] #7369446
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Hey if I keep shooting like that last time I duck Hunted there they are safe. But I didnít think anyone found out about that.

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good looking duck rig you got there! go get em!

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Thats gonna be a perfect rig.

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So we built this boat for a couple reasons. The marsh has a big blind on one end in the middle and now way to really hunt the other end or sides. Plus with the last year it has not been taken care of and was over grown with tons of grass and weeds. There one only one open area with enough water where ducks would go. So we put the longtail on the boat to go out and cut up all the grass and weeds to open the water up. Dad spent all weekend down there driving around in the marsh and it looks great now. The creek that feeds it sure helped with current to push all the weeds out after he had them cut up.

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Him and his buddy managed to get a few ducks too.

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