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    PurpleFloyd

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  1. 3 points
    PurpleFloyd

    Quick ice locator holder.

    That's what it's all about right there. Father and son making memories.
  2. 2 points
    leech~~

    Quick ice locator holder.

    Well, craapy wood work or not. Had a very good day with my son for our first ice fishing trip in 10 years or so and put a few Walleyes on the ice. Let a nice 25" go. Remember, it's not always what a box looks like. It's what you do with it!
  3. 2 points
    LoonASea

    We could be riding the nsst

    Great day today riding the NSST ,,, Freshly groomed trail,,,, comfortable temps ,,,, small group ,,,few other sleds on the trail,,,, good burger at the trestle ,,, 145 miles and no body aches ,,, life is good
  4. 2 points
    Grainbelt

    Time for a smoke

    First batch done, hopefully these will pair well with a cold beverage and football! Skol! Last weekends football fare, beef burnt ends, lasted about 15 min with my neighbors. I'm going to try it with pork shoulders this weekend. I'll grill up the chunks during pregame tomorrow. Skol!
  5. 1 point
    fishuhalik

    2017-2018 Texas Duck Hunting

    Haven’t really posted on here all year, but here goes. It was an absolutely terrible season for me. I work 14 days then I’m off 7 days, and my 7 days off fell just so that I was only able to get out twice in November and then 5 days last week. Thankfully, last week made up for it and we shot some incredible trophies including 9 cinnamon teal, several mottled ducks, tons of perfect teal and even a hen Goldie and hen can, which are really weird for the salt. It’s really been a ball figuring out these coastal waters for the last 4 seasons, and I’m still learning new stuff every time I go out
  6. 1 point
    fishuhalik

    2017-2018 Texas Duck Hunting

    Ufatz, Rockport is rebuilding, but they have a looooong ways to go. That’s actually what took up a good portion of my season this year. Lotsa people still need help, and it just didn’t seem right to be out chasing ducks when I could be helping people rebuild their lives. They’ll still be there next year Yes there’s still clouds of redheads. They’re too easy to kill. Problem was, those puddles love to hang out in the shallow marshes, and with the lowest tide I’ve ever seen, they were dry all week. Makes hunting real tough cuz they spread out in the big bays and it’s real hard to narrow down any concentration of birds
  7. 1 point
    info speed, electronics, titanium spring bobbers, custom rods, inline reels, faster augers, plastic baits, sharper hooks. fish dont stand a chance. Speed of info probably the biggest factor. Pics on sites are great but cant share specific location or even the lake unless its a beast of a lake. I just heard last week that sometimes cell phone pics can be investigated to find gps location if a guy is knowledgeable in how to do it. Blurr out the background might not work before long. I think these type sites can still be good for tips but gotta be careful with location info.
  8. 1 point
    I had same challange. Went with a 12v temperature relay switch. Heater/Fans in my DIY wheelhouse now functions just like my home or RV forced air furnance. It comes with a small heat sensing probe i mounted on my upper air duct than set the on/off temperature so fans runs/stops when heat kicks on/off. Provides perfect comfort for $15.00. https://www.walmart.com/ip/bayite-DC-12V-Fahrenheit-Digital-Temperature-Controller-10A-1-Relay-with-Sensor/585224840?wmlspartner=wlpa&selectedSellerId=12524&adid=22222222227093022211&wmlspartner=wmtlabs&wl0=&wl1=g&wl2=t&wl3=213210114658&wl4=pla-345493512458&wl5=9019533&wl6=&wl7=9019476&wl8=&wl9=pla&wl10=117430032&wl11=online&wl12=585224840&wl13=&veh=sem Sensor under foil tape Took photo when furnace was off. Temp range -40 to 230 f. Spare probe to right of controller, copper tube is thermostat, black button is pilot iginter. Total set up with 4 speed auto fan switch.
  9. 1 point
    LoonASea

    We could be riding the nsst

    Listening to the weather ,,, It sounds like the snow is going to go east of the northern part of the state ,,, I may have to buy a Wisc trail permit and head east
  10. 1 point
    leech~~

    We could be riding the nsst

    Sounds like a great time. Our day was ok as well, but different! First time Ice fishing with my son in about 10 years. Still got to use the sled but hope to hit the trails yet some where this winter.
  11. 1 point
    Bum

    Fish House Build

    Been reading on here for a couple years now and following others build threads that motivated me to build my own, so posting this to hopefully motivate someone like me to get started on their own! Started it this summer and put it aside for too long but but back at it. It’s a 8x14 +2’V. Here’s some pics Bought the frame from a guy on hsolist for a pretty good price last winter. coated with a rust remover and then herculiner Spray foamed the floor but put 1” foam over the frame to hopefully keep from having cold spots, didn’t put foam across it all as I’d rather have the spray foam attached to the floor ply than foam insul. 3/4” plywood for the floor. 2x3 studs for the walls Even though I spray foamed the inside, decided for whatever reason to put 1/4” ply up. Doing it again i would probably leave that out to save a little weight. Pro rib steel with 2’ diamond plate. HDPE in the wheel wells. Rubber roof Sprayed it myself with a kit. Thought it turned out pretty well but a few areas didn’t get it as thick as I wanted. I’ll be putting a layer of the fiberglass insul behind the paneling to fill the studs completely. Here’s where it’s at today. I’ll be installing the rubber floor and finishing up the wiring today. Plenty of work left but it’s starting to look like a fish house! Thanks for reading along and I’ll try post updates as it goes from here. Hoping for two weeks from today to be done with everything!
  12. 1 point
    mn_bowhunter

    Fish House Build

    Nice house. You got yourself a lake whitefish, not a tullibee (cisco). Downturned mouth is a dead giveaway.
  13. 1 point
    knoppers

    We could be riding the nsst

    I finally got the new sled out Friday, palisade area, all trails were groomed, but not much for base. the best riding was in the ditch, and riding the river. 70 miles put on, and have to say, I am happy with the new sled.
  14. 1 point
    PurpleFloyd

    New pack member

    Here are a few pictures of the little peanut aka TazMania. I got waaay behind on introducing him to birds and with work and the weather it was a slow start but once I finally got him on birds he really took off. He has an incredible nose and he is close working which for me and my family a$$ is a benefit. I was worried about going away from Springer's but I am not disappointed and love the cocker.
  15. 1 point
    Grainbelt

    Just Food and Drink

    Diced spam fried up then add the eggs and scramble up is a fish house morning favorite for us.
  16. 1 point
    Notime

    Just Food and Drink

    Only missing the toast, hot sauce and ketchup! Good stuff Manerd!
  17. 1 point
    delcecchi

    Just Food and Drink

    If you eat fried spam on wonder bread with velveeta cheese........ You might be a redneck.
  18. 1 point
    Grainbelt

    Time for a smoke

    Great Saturday to build some pork loin jerky. Got round 1 in the smoker round 2 still in the bucket.
  19. 1 point
    smurfy

    Just Food and Drink

    Spam is good fried on bread with Velveeta cheese!!
  20. 1 point
    bobberineyes

    Just Food and Drink

    Don't believe I've ever tried spam, but it does look tasty big D. Grilled over charcoal would probably would help a canned processed something or another out..
  21. 1 point
    Bum

    Fish House Build

    Leech, one step ahead of you. Made sure to get a TV mount that swivels away, it can move about a foot and a half to the sides and actually can turn it all the way so the screen isn’t facing the back. I know without a doubt that TV would be broken by the end of the year if I didn’t get that mount! Got a good portion of what’s left done today, just a few minor things left and it’s ready for the maiden voyage!
  22. 1 point
    PurpleFloyd

    New pack member

    Oh, he is quite the character. He's about 27 pounds of attitude right now. Took him for a dirt road walk last evening and he was sniffing pretty hard all the way along the half mile in these holes by the shoulder when suddenly a badger busted out of the ditch and ran along the shoulder and Taz decided to try to run him down. Thank goodness the badger was fast and got down a hole. Scared the dump out of me thinking how bad that could have turned out considering I was only armed with a water bottle.
  23. 0 points
    Cooperman

    Just Food and Drink

    Yah, then wash it down with a High Life