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Old 11-06-2009, 07:35 AM
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I've always wanted an airboat.

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lol, built in foam flotation, just like a whaler...
Old 11-06-2009, 08:21 AM
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Just when you think you've seen it all...
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now that my friends is a flounder gigging machine!!
Old 11-06-2009, 12:27 PM
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is that a pile of manure on the bow of the boat in the background, random
Old 11-07-2009, 04:16 AM
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You boys let me know if you need a similar propulsion unit, I've got a few layin' around. 1/3, 1/2, and 1hp in stock. Larger requests may be special order.

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How does it steer ? is it thrust vectored? ;?

If not I'll give em an idea ,set it on a swivel chair with out the back rest, screw it to the seat ,and you've got it ,even able to reverse ,the only thing is you have to be careful not to blow some one off the boat.
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WOW - O - WOW

in all actaulity if it were not for minds like these, trying to develop new ways of getin it done,,we would not have half the stuff we have today..

actually it's 5:21 and I just read what I said,,beer time,,,what was I thinkin
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He probably catches tons of flounder with the rig...I just don't know where he puts them.
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What is that gray unit?
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Originally Posted by Menzies View Post
What is that gray unit?

Menze thats the power head ,turbo fan?

Run by the generator.
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Is it open at the back? Looks like the insides of a clothes dryer!
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Looks like a squirrel cage blower fan.
Old 11-10-2009, 08:16 AM
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Is it just me or is it mounted on the FRONT?!

Hard to tell with that awesome new deck he added but it appears that "boat" is loaded aft end first on the trailer.
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Methinks you're correct!
Old 11-10-2009, 09:09 AM
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New THT Logo

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Here's a little better view of the propulsion system. Also notice the neatness of the wiring just to the port of the office, I mean fishing chair.

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Sure is a pretty boat

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I love it. I would give a dollar to see it in the water under power.
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Don't see the reg numbers or tags anywhere!!!

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