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Working on my social distance skills #7777354 03/19/20 01:59 PM
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It's hard work, but I have heard that social distancing is important. Just doing my part for the cause. It takes 45 seconds to drop my boat into the water, so I often get out between storm cells by watching the radar.

My pontoon boat is an old, heavy 25' with a little 115 hp 4-stroke outboard so it's not about speed - it's attitude correction. Wide-open it drinks 10 gallons per hour at 25 mph. At half throttle, I get 15 mph at 2.5 gallons per hour. Guess who cruises at 10-15 mph grin

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Even a quick 10-15 mile loop with a couple of cold ones can result in a great attitude improvement.


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That is a GOOOD attitude improvement!!! Hey Marc is that up by Log Cabin?

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Originally Posted by billyhunt
That is a GOOOD attitude improvement!!! Hey Marc is that up by Log Cabin?


Yep.

In the second picture, that is the 198 bridge from the Star Harbor side. I live about 2.5 miles past the bridge - out past Log Cabin. My neighborhood is the last group of homes on the peninsula.


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Thats what i thought, i probably fished around your dock, used to fish a bunch of tournaments at CC. LOVE that lake!!!

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Originally Posted by billyhunt
Thats what i thought, i probably fished around your dock, used to fish a bunch of tournaments at CC. LOVE that lake!!!


Yes, Sir.

I see 8-10 teams shooting my dock daily during tournaments. It's very quiet at this end - as long as you get well past Log Cabin. grin
This section is called Dixie Isle because it is technically an island.


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Well, I can't afford to retire but I can pretend for a couple of hours each day grin


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Marc im trying to think where Dixie Isle is, I just cant remember it right now. bang

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Originally Posted by billyhunt
Marc im trying to think where Dixie Isle is, I just cant remember it right now. bang


It's a small neighborhood, one road in/out. - easy to miss. Like I said, out past Caney City and Log Cabin at the mouth of Caney Creek. Our address is Eustace, TX.
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Yep i have fished there many times. As you are headed out from your place on the right the first point, a bunch of us rented a house once to fish a tournament. Small world!!

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