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Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by StockGlock23, Apr 10, 2005.


  1. StockGlock23

    StockGlock23
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    Hilarious!

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    I finally got my boat painted and all of the accessories put on it this weekend. I now only need a electric trolling motor to finish it off. (I will have that in May for my b-day) My rig is a G3 by Skeeter 12.5 ft. with a Johnson Seahorse 15HP outboard. I added a deck in the front for storage. The boat was factory painted/covered in the wetland pattern and I painted the motor and seats. I use this boat for fishing and hunting. It is a pretty quick little rig with one person and it scoots along at about 18 MPH. loaded with just me. (260 lbs) I am getting a 31lb. thrust MotorGuide so till I add that and a marine battery it will slow it down a bit. But I really love this boat and cannot wait for another day out on the water.

    So post your rigs and let's see them!
     

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  2. flyboy5432H

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    Pull.Mark.Bird.

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    These are a few of my fishing rigs:

    Islander Ventura Expedition Sit-on-top kayak:
    Lenth: 15ft 1in
    Beam: 28in
    Weight: 65lbs

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    Dimension Typhoon Sit-on-top kayak:
    Length: 11ft 2in
    Beam: 28in
    Weight: 40lbs

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    both equipped with:

    Forward trolling rod holders
    Rear storage rod holder (can fit up to 6)
    Aerated live well
    32 qt cooler
    Night navigation light
    Anchor trolly system
    GPS, fishfinder mount
     

  3. XD40FAN

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    Very nice! I'd love to have something like that soon! ;f
     
  4. StockGlock23

    StockGlock23
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    Hilarious!

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    Thanks for the compliment.
     
  5. Wet Dog

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    I love the kayaks! What a great set up.

    My fishing rig is a lot more basic. The scenery is great though. Here is a picture I took last year. I'm throwing flys at Coho salmon out on Elger bay. In the distance is Lowell Point, Whidbey Island and beyond that, the Olympic Mountains.
     
  6. nipperwolf

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    I have spent the last 10+ years chasing smallmouth

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    on the Tippecanoe river. the Tippy is primarily a shallow river. gravel based, and filled with rocks and boulders.

    my little Coleman Crawdad has served me well there, and as a pond hopper.

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    it can go where bigger boats can't.

    and now for something completely different....

    I picked up this today at Rural King for $98.

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    the pic is from the box, haven't assembled it yet.

    not a high-dollar model, but good entry level to see if I'll like it or not. if I do like it, first change will be a swivel boat seat.;)

    going to try it on the local ponds close to home, and as a short trip river and creek floater.
     
  7. KodiakG-22C

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    This is the holster for my GLOCK when I go Fishing!
    It fits in there real nice!!

    I would like to get a float tube for Salmon and Steelhead fishing.
    I have some friends that have them and they have a ball.

    FISH ON!
     
  8. J. Parker

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    Nice fishing rigs folks. Dang, I like that bass boat! I only had $1,600 so I went shopping in the boattrader.com and local papers. I picked up a 1968 Silverline 16' runabout. It has a old 65HP Merc that works and a new 44lb Minn Koda trolling motor. I've tinkered with it a bit and now it looks pretty good. Haven't even taken it out yet. Maybe I'll learn how to post pics one of these days.;)
     
  9. ChaseUK02

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    Fear and Loaded

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    Wow, nice rigs guys ^c

    One day I will be able to afford a boat ~sd But until then it's bank fishing for me.
     
  10. summitx

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    Here is one of my rigs, works pretty good in small rivers

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  11. PirateShot

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    CalmerThanYou

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    Nice boat! :)
     
  12. sharpshooter

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    Here's my hunting rig.
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  13. nipperwolf

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    my little pontoon boat project is coming along..

    here it is after adding a better seat to it.

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    next, need to add a box or basket of some type behind the seat to carry stuff. cooler,anchor,etc...

    ;f
     
  14. leeinmemphis

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    This is my bass boat that I'm going to put up for sale next week.

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    This is my jon boat. A 17' all welded boat that I put a 50hp Yamaha four stroke motor on and had rhino lined. I went all out building this boat and spared no expense. I built this boat to keep for the rest of my life. It has a 6" jackplate to run on skinny water, hi powered trolling motor, 2 optima batteries, 2 color graphs front and rear, etc. We moved about a month ago and I have missed some of the best fishing this year due to that and I am preparing for a bear trip to Canada next month so it will probably be the end of june before I really get to use my jon boat. Heck I haven't even caught a fish in it yet

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    This is the boat after the rhino lining was applied but before any other work was done.

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  15. lomfs24

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    Doesn't the blue umbrella scare the deer away?;f ;f Nice rifle though