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Hello,
let me start by saying i have been looking around here for a few weeks now and there are truly a lot of great ideas here.
I grew up around jon boats on the little T and i have my granddad to think for that. So here is my jon and my thinking let me know what you all think good or bad.
Thanks
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looks ike you have a fun project ahead of you

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Yes i do.Here is pics of my set mounts it is all i did today.As weather was bad untill late in day.
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i lost the metal in first pic and today found it so here is my thinking
i lost the metal in first pic and today found it so here is my thinking
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did not get to post other pics here they are.
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You are definitely heading in the right direction!

I like what you are doing. What size aluminum are you using for the flooring? (thickness)

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It is thinn .0800 but at 50$ for a 4'x12' i think i got a good deal???????? but that is what the foam is for support. I had plywood i it and it did not hold up so i will try this.
In put is needed good or bad so let me know what you think
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Looks fine :D

what is the green board?
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hey fishingbuds
green board i dont know. if you are talking about what is rivited to bottom of seat it is alum. l for support as there is no rib .
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i think he is talking about the foam

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Nice ride you got there caveman.

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thanks for looking
I plan on posting pics. once a week and please let me know what you think.Weather wasn't good this weekend so no work on boat. I hope to get front floor in this week and fig. out what to do with batts.
Thanks all
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Post by Quackrstackr »

That looks great. Buying a "skin out" jon from the factory is a high $ option. Nice job on the seat mounts as well.
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Not Sure what a skin out is???????????????
I just want to work on my jon and want in put from here...........................
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daltonmcgill wrote:i think he is talking about the foam
My bad #-o the bule board :lol: is that insulation board I see?
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Qusackstackr
let me apologize about skin . i now understand what you were talking about. and it works for those of us that can't buy it all up front.I am just working on this as my PAY cheek will allowe. and that is not a lot. I am sure that in this day and age many can under stand that.YES it cost a lot. But in time it will be the way i want it.
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