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Offline low97ram

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #135 on: November 04, 2014, 07:15:33 AM »
finally got the blind on the stealth thanks to another forum member....

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #136 on: November 14, 2014, 09:34:50 PM »
This is what i have been looking for for, i have the same boat and have been trying to find ways to put a blind on it.  If your willing to PM me, this would help me out alot. Thanks
finally got the blind on the stealth thanks to another forum member....

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #137 on: November 24, 2014, 01:44:33 PM »
I have a question(actually a debate with father in law) for all the boat owners with blinds on them, and specifically use the sheets of blind grass. Do you leave it on there all season, or do you take it off after each hunt(obviously after it dries) And the 2nd part to the question, do you wrap it up with anything while driving?
Is it waterfowl season yet..............

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #138 on: November 04, 2015, 01:00:41 PM »
Anyone have any experience blinding up an windshield boat?
I got two foot itis this year and sold the open 16' Willie predator and got an 18'Jetcraft Yukon......
It fishes just as well as the smaller boat but has more room and seats but want to use it for Duckin too.






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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #139 on: November 29, 2015, 08:22:43 PM »
I just put three layers of primer on my aluminum boat, do I have to wait for the primer to completely dry before putting on my base layer?
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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #140 on: January 18, 2016, 01:47:40 PM »
I just put three layers of primer on my aluminum boat, do I have to wait for the primer to completely dry before putting on my base layer?

Absolutely yes.  Let the primer dry for at least 24 hours. 

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #141 on: October 20, 2016, 07:51:05 PM »
everything will take a little longer to dry in this wet weather. Take ur time u won't regret it.
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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #142 on: November 02, 2016, 01:20:54 PM »
Been planning on doing this during the summer, but of course I scramble to build it the day before I go out.  With that said, I was pretty excited how it turned out!  I had birds flying in without a clue that I was there.  It was a pretty simple project.  It was built on my 12 foot jon boat.  I built a 10 foot scissor frame and mounted it to the boat.  Then, I zip tied Tanglefree Knotted Blind Grass Sheets to it.  It traveled well folded down going 70 mph.  I still have to do a little tweaking, but I'm happy with it.  I'm going to drill a few more holes in the scissor frame so I can adjust the height and I'll make a designated spot for my dog to go in and out.  Fun project!

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #143 on: November 25, 2016, 01:40:50 PM »
Our fence line home away from home. We used 2x3 non climb fencing and wove grass from the surrounding area through it.

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #144 on: February 17, 2017, 09:36:54 PM »
My boat keeps me warm and dry most of the time.
1 Set out,
2 Ready to travel
3 Inside with my abused CBR during a slow time.  The floor mats are from Costco,  No slip, keep feet from fryin in summer fishing, Get dirty ya pull'em out, hit'em with the hose, let'em dry reinstall.  Heavy enough they don't fly out go'in down the river.

Just now saw these pics. Dog in front of the heater all wrapped up. Looks good ol timer.
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Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #145 on: June 25, 2017, 06:52:39 PM »
Made a simple blind out of an old Bimini boat cover frame for our job boat. It can fold down for transfer as well. Once the seasons closer I'll put on some grass and camo.

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #146 on: July 01, 2017, 07:46:10 PM »
Great idea Youngfowler! I'm building a frame out of conduit this summer. I'll post some pics when it's finished.
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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #147 on: July 14, 2017, 03:21:01 PM »
I put camo duct tape on the frame to get rid of the shine of the metal and I also put on some camo netting.
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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #148 on: April 25, 2018, 08:58:53 AM »
Fiberglass Supply is having a stitch and Glue boat Building demo Thursday May 17 6pm right by the Skagit airport
11824 Watertank Rd
Burlington, Washington 98233

This is the same method used in making the FYI Hybrid Duck boat, of which I have the plans for. I'm going to try and make it.   

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Re: Waterfowl Boats, blinds etc.
« Reply #149 on: May 17, 2018, 08:42:47 AM »
I'm going to this event. If you show up ask around I'd love to meet other HW members

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