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lippy

hot tip for cold hands

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When fishing in cold weather. Take a ice cream bucket, start your engine and let it heat up. Place the bucket under the spray outlet. Fill it up. Place hands in bucket to warm them up. Dry with towel. Now you got warm hands!!!!!!

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Not sure I'd want to do that. Water shouldn't be coming through there that warm, plus it may have a scent of exhaust/gas on it if you're running a 2 stroke. Now you've got wet hands that smell like gas, that are a bit warmer than when you started.

I'll opt for a pair of gloves. But, to each their own.

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Yeah I guess that could work in a pinch but hopefully I have a pair of gloves around.........Is that water really that warm?

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Take a hand warmer and tape it around the handle of your fishing rod. Keeps your hand nice and warm.

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Take a hand warmer and tape it around the handle of your fishing rod. Keeps your hand nice and warm.

Sweet idea! Those disposable ones are nice and thin smile

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More than a couple times I have run my hands under the water coming out of my dads 20hp tiller to warm them up!!!

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Thats not a bad idea lippy. Under the right very cold circumstances that could work. Thanks for sharing the idea.

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Gloves can be wet. Even your extra pairs. When your hands are really cold with no motor or ice cream bucket pe-e in a pop can. It is heaven. You will get about 5 min. of warmth. If you have no pop can you can still warm your hands up. I would go for the gloves too. Sometimes things go bad. At that point scent does not matter. Great tip before the motor freezes up.

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hey thanks for the tip now i am stay out hunting blue bills all day with the wind and snow blowin. I am can't untill duck hunting. only 102 days untill duck opener!!

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Neat idea. Of course be careful to not fall in - cold day - numb hands. On some boats this would be easy to do and others i t would not be so easy.

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