wut ta do

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  1. the1much
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    the1much hippie dreams

    now that im startin ova,,, think i should get a boat ta work on? :cool:
     
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    hoytedow Fly on the Wall - Miss ddt yet?

    Might as well.
     
  3. the1much
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    the1much hippie dreams

    what kind,,and why that one? hehe,, man is alot of work..
     
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    hoytedow Fly on the Wall - Miss ddt yet?

    That depends on your skills, your local geography and how much money you have left.
     
  5. Submarine Tom

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    I vote for a canoe.

    -Tom
     
  6. the1much
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    the1much hippie dreams

    that fits the money part of the issue lmao ;)
    skill level,,,um,,is there somethin easier then a canoe? :(
     
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    the1much hippie dreams

    that looks like solid oak,, and the pretty square corners,,some fine cutting abilities needed there,,maybe soethin more egg shaped.......
    lmfao
     
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  10. the1much
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    the1much hippie dreams

    i think he sittin on basket,,suggestion,,if waves over 6 inches,,dont stop. where ta hell is his marking lights,,,this thing could end up costin lots once you add up the fines..
     
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  14. the1much
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    the1much hippie dreams

    dont want nothin ta do with texas,,that place,,well,,,is like a sunk pump,,,sukz...
    that freakin pumkin boat is startin to look like my way of travel,,wonder if i can put candle in it at nite,,,hehe
     

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    You can build a skin-on-frame kayak for about $100, less if you can salvage lumber and rip the stringers down yourself. Canvas or nylon skin, surplus latex or oil based paint. Usually less than 100 hours to build from scratch. Last one I scratch built took about 24 man hours, and about $50 worth of stuff I bought at garage sales and second hand stores.

    lots of great places in Maine to use a kayak.
     
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