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Bench seat in a Guide??

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I'm thinking of making the seat rails in my Fish Trap Guide into a bench seat. Anyone ever done this? I was thinking of just using plywood covered with foam cushioning and vinyl exterior. As I see it, the advantages would be ease of moving around in the shack, ability to accomodate a couple of kids in there with me at the same time, and frees up a little more tub space for hauling equipment in and out. The only disadvantages I can think of would be that it will add a little more overall weight, and I lose my backrest. Anyone have experience with such a modification?

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