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my 1958 lone star v hual project

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the ice chest comes out to set next to other seat on front deck. The cutting board will have hinges stows away for storage access or for live well ice chest to go in.. no were near done with her yet, but i am getting there ;)
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Nice work! =D> Thanks for sharing your pics!
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14 ft FLATBOTTOM MOD step by step

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Hey guys new here , just got a new to me 14ft 1972 appleby flatbottom that im rebuilding to a bass conversion. First off what is the minimal specs for adding a platform to the bow and stern ? I got the boat and galvinized trailer free so im not complaining ! started off with the pain and new transom . There are 4 patterns ! base coat after primer is Hunter Green , light green , tan , brown and black . The transom is Poplar and stained red oak with sealer , let me know what yall think more pics to come ......
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TexasLoneStar56 » 30 Jul 2014, 22:23 wrote:Nice work! =D> Thanks for sharing your pics!
thank you texaslonestar56 not done yet, more pics to come.. Today been working on two bench seats for her ;)

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my 1958 lone star v hual project (two bench seats)

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Nothing is down yet still have wiring and few things to finish first. Just making sure every thing fits with my two new bench seats/work stations one with cutting board and magnet to hold knives and pliers.. seats lift for storage under seat as well as under the bench's are area's to store my catfish noodles ;) poles slide in behind both bench's...
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pole holders... still not installed all the way yet, decks have to come out to run all the electrical...
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TexasLoneStar56
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Wow! You worked hard on her today. Lookin' really good! =D> =D> =D>
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1956 Lone Star Clipper 16' powered by 1960 Mercury 400E "Miss Fifty-Six"
14' Ouachita Flat Bottom powered by 1971 Johnson 9.5 "Desert Storm"

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alans lowe 14' vbottom

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boat had sat unused in the woods for the past 3 years with a fallen tree on it. took a few hours of pressure washing and scrubbing to get it fairly clean and back out on the water. I have always wanted to create flat floors to make it more usable and after stumbling upon this website gave me some ideas to finish off the boat.
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rear rests on 2x4 and front rests in taper of the v
rear rests on 2x4 and front rests in taper of the v
front section base
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opened center bunk to store battery, battery charger and storage
opened center bunk to store battery, battery charger and storage
cleaning out years of filth and mouse poop
cleaning out years of filth and mouse poop

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alans lowe 14' vbottom

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made out of 4 2x4 and one sheet of 5/8 cdx plywood. I ripped the 2x4 down to 2x2 for the support and cardboard templates to cut out the plywood. two coat of the spar and then cheap outdoor carpet from the home depot. made the boat much more comfortable for fishing and glad i finally got around to doing this project.
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dog is happy for a flat area instead of sliding around on the metal floor
dog is happy for a flat area instead of sliding around on the metal floor

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1958 RichLine Big 16 V hull Center Console Resto Mod
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1958 Richline Big 16 Center Console resto mod:http://www.tinboats.net/forum/viewtopic ... 21&t=33752

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1985 Sea Nymph 16.5' center console conversion and custom rebuild!

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My Fisher-Marine 1648 Build Thread https://www.forum.tinboats.net/viewtopi ... 96#p434296

My Sears 1236 Build Thread: http://www.tinboats.net/forum/viewtopic ... 21&t=34781

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2015 Alumacraft modified vee 1546 drop deck

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