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margaritaman
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Need small motor

#1 Post by margaritaman » Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:54 pm

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Cruising the salt waters of East Florida.

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Rick McC.
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Re: Need small motor

#2 Post by Rick McC. » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:40 pm

Now that is really cool!
Rick

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JLester273
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Re: Need small motor

#3 Post by JLester273 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 8:29 am

This reminds me of my Canada Kayak camping / Fishing setup.

It was 8.5 miles to our portage so and we didn't want to spend a day paddling to there. So to maximize the time we spent on our target lake I came up with this setup.

I can attach the boats together into my Kayak pontoon in a few minutes. Load and be underway in probably 20-25 minutes. We then get to the portage and stash are rig and drag these two Kayaks and gear a mile through the woods to our other lake where we camp for a few days and fish. Dragging them is some work but fishing alone on this lake is worth it. The 2.5 motors us over in pretty short order. We have joked about seeing what the 9.9 would push us

Here is my Kayak Pontoon....Patent Pending LOL
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My rebuild thread.
http://www.pontoonforums.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=24807

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curtiscapk
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Re: Need small motor

#4 Post by curtiscapk » Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:04 pm

THAT IS AWESOME!
Craig and Paula
"THE FLOATER" rebuild Spring 2013
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WI-RiverRat
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Re: Need small motor

#5 Post by WI-RiverRat » Thu Aug 31, 2017 7:29 pm

I love it!
Wisconsin Summers are TOO Short :)
2001 - 22' Bennington w/ 115Hp Merc 4 Stroke 25 GPS
2008 - 3 Seat 155Hp Sea Doo
Canoe
Kayak
1992 - 18' Rinker Captiva w/ 175Hp I/O (Gone)
1975 - 15' StarCraft Tri-Hull w/ 70Hp Outboard (Gone)

CapeDave
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Re: Need small motor

#6 Post by CapeDave » Thu Sep 07, 2017 8:49 am

Just do not get up and go out the wrong tent door! :thumbsup

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