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by FishingBuds
14 Jun 2014, 11:22
Forum: Boat House
Topic: want to paint my jon boat.....advice needed..
Replies: 7
Views: 879

want to paint my jon boat.....advice needed..

I used marine paint from my local army surplus store, still holds up!

Of course I went camo, is there another color? Lol

Remember you must paint very soon if you sand on aluminum
by FishingBuds
12 Jun 2014, 22:53
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Heating & air question
Replies: 2
Views: 467

Heating & air question

Thanks!
by FishingBuds
12 Jun 2014, 19:46
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Heating & air question
Replies: 2
Views: 467

Heating & air question

My old outside condenser was changed out and I have a guy who wants this old unit, but he needs to know the tonnage of the unit, so what I got, It is a 1990 williamson and the number is 7420-24-2061, I was told 2 1/2 ton but I have another guy saying it's only a 2 ton unit? Not confident now, any he...
by FishingBuds
26 Nov 2013, 13:24
Forum: Bait and Tackle
Topic: Anyone pour their own soft plastics?
Replies: 19
Views: 5227

Anyone pour their own soft plastics?

Yea, been pouring and making own rods as well. This year haven't need to pour, I have plenty but its now getting low so will be at it in 2014 during the winter, a pic of some baits i did in the past https://i200.photobucket.com/albums/aa219/twood71/05-30-11_1411.jpg https://i200.photobucket.com/albu...
by FishingBuds
26 Nov 2013, 13:07
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Going electric
Replies: 10
Views: 981

Going electric

all electric here on 1436, and I had same concerns as you do in the beginning. For one, to keep a healthy battery it must be charged, so get a trickle charger ( I prefer a on board ) either a 1 bank for 1 battery or 2 banks if you want 2 batteries and so on. back in 2008 I bought these 1 Wal-Mart de...
by FishingBuds
09 May 2013, 14:19
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: my 1436 build
Replies: 45
Views: 18972

my 1436 build

Thats an awesome job!

appreciate the cost analyse!
by FishingBuds
07 May 2013, 11:42
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Transom redo: 3m or silicon?
Replies: 6
Views: 335

Transom redo: 3m or silicon?

5200!
by FishingBuds
26 Apr 2013, 12:24
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: O" "Possum" died
Replies: 6
Views: 467

O" "Possum" died

George Jones he recorded more than 150 albums has left us.

RIP :cry:
by FishingBuds
19 Apr 2013, 11:52
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Captain Ahab just got a new boat!
Replies: 12
Views: 536

Captain Ahab just got a new boat!

which one pulls which?? lol
by FishingBuds
19 Apr 2013, 11:50
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Outside dents
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Outside dents

closer pic of the damage will help, but from that pic, if nothing is ripped you should be able to use a body dolly and hammer to straighten out the damage and then sill it up at the top seam.

I would put a brace on the corner either way.
by FishingBuds
19 Apr 2013, 11:46
Forum: Boat House
Topic: would this work for replacing wood flooring/decking ???
Replies: 4
Views: 501

would this work for replacing wood flooring/decking ???

I sprayed on Thompson sealer on my deck boards and nothing else, thats been 5yrs ago. They are still as strong as the day I put them in, I take them out 2 to 3 times a season to clean the boat out, no water stains, no rot no nothing-everything is still on my boat build from the day I finished, nothi...
by FishingBuds
02 Apr 2013, 11:56
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: TIN BOATS.NET SOLD TO BASS PRO SHOPS
Replies: 22
Views: 1215

TIN BOATS.NET SOLD TO BASS PRO SHOPS

Glad the deal failed cause the perks wasnt starting off good, like yesterday when I was fishing in their tank at BPS I complained to the manager that I had to constantly tell the on lookers to be quit that they were scaring the fish away!



Lol
by FishingBuds
28 Feb 2013, 11:04
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Are the Wal-Mart batteries decent?
Replies: 26
Views: 1083

Are the Wal-Mart batteries decent?

I have a maxx series Walmart battery since 2008, I make sure to keep it fully charged, it's been just fine!
by FishingBuds
27 Feb 2013, 17:06
Forum: Boat House
Topic: 1436 front deck framing - - - - - - - - - - NEW PICS PAGE 2!
Replies: 25
Views: 3089

1436 front deck framing

You can click my boat link to get an idea how I did my 1436.

Still holding together, have not had to fix anything still yet!!
by FishingBuds
30 Jul 2012, 12:02
Forum: Hunting & Weapons
Topic: First shotgun for a youngster
Replies: 15
Views: 1959

First shotgun for a youngster

Some years back I went into my LGD to buy a youth shot gun for my son for hunting. The owner gave me advice on something else and why, so I started my son at 9 with a NEF youth muzzle loader, this way I was able to start off small with the grain load for my son. started off with 50grns, let him get ...