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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wing master Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 27 December 2020 at 14:08
Very nice.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote MapleHill Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 26 December 2020 at 18:07
Excellent D!! Looks like just the ticket for what you guys do out there! Enjoy
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote jsgbearpaws1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 26 December 2020 at 11:19
Not a proper shake down yet! Requires blood and mud before you can claim it as sorted!

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...oh yeah! thats gonna hurt!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Irish Bird Dog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 23:37
Watched videos U posted D. VERY NICE RIG! Waaaaay better than my outboard rig. 
Congrats to the both of U for your new venture.Thumbs UpClap

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote d4570 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 20:27
I think so too.
Yes I took the picks.
He did let my drive wail he got the truck backed in.
There will be a learning curve.
Remember: Four boxes keep us free ,the soap box, the ballot box, the jury box, AND the cartridge box
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote BEAR Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 18:57
nice video.  looks like it runs 'clean'.  was that the k guy in the boat while you took pics?

I think you made some good decisions getting clear of the tother boats for THIS.
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Remember: Four boxes keep us free ,the soap box, the ballot box, the jury box, AND the cartridge box
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote d4570 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 17:21
We were in the water today.
 I'll link a YouTube later.
We ran up to a spot we goose hunt with, the old Mudder, a two hour trip. made it there in 25 minutes, we were not hunting just putting on time for brake in. Slid over two sand bars on purpose.
We had to dodge a lot of floating ice and had to crack up a bunch to get in to our spot. This boat is going to be fun...
two guys 20 gal fuel, stuff, against the current, and had a head wind. 27 mph. We did not open it clear up.ClapBig smile


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lizard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 17:08
Bear,
  Just download the Harbor Freight app on your smart phone and you will always have coupons.
   You just bring up the coupons, the clerk scans them, and you get the discount.
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Harbor freight...my home away from home.   Hope you had a 20% coupon!!!!
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NICE!!!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote d4570 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 December 2020 at 07:50
We had some truck wire issues and ended up At harbor freight.
We got two red battery LED lights that we Gorilla taped to the prop to get it home in the dark. They have a flasher setting I will turn them on in Lew of a bow.Big smile
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Looks great.
That swamp drive must scare the stuffing out of the locals!

Need a red bow on it for Christmas.
Merry Christmas
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Wow, what a boat!Tongue   And, what a great Christmas present.
MERRY CHRISTMAS!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote d4570 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 24 December 2020 at 14:56
We got a phone call Monday late afternoon.
Mud buddy , Hi guys, our delivery truck is just pulling in.
If you can pick it up by Wednesday you can have it for Christmas.
We will be closed after that till the 2nd.
Dang.
OK we WILL be there.
Cant get a cashiers check till 9:00 AM Tuesday morning.
At 9:10 we are on the road to Jorden Utah.
Got there about 7:30 pm, got a room and had to wait till 9:00 for them to open, paper work run though checked off all the questions we hit the trail home.
I forgot to mention we had snow and 50 mph wind from Butte MT to Jorden on the trip down.
Coming home was a bit better, no snow but a North wind all the way. That is 3 extra tanks of gas. Parked it at 8:35 pm.
All well worth it. it is sitting in the boys yard. Noww to put on all the cool stuff, maybe get it in the water Sunday. Big smile





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