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by JoeMan
Sat Jul 26, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: Fishing your Alloy Boat
Topic: SC inland lakes...but mine's a DINGHY by comparison!
Replies: 4
Views: 714

SC inland lakes...but mine's a DINGHY by comparison!

Hey, I know mine is the TINIEST aluminum boat here and I barely belong on this site...but we still get out fishing! :D Lake Bowen - Spartanburg, South Carolina! We're not gonna catch any monsters in here, but it sure is fun taking my ol' dad out when he comes down from MI for a visit! (jacket on bec...
by JoeMan
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:50 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: 1963 Duratech Neptune - resto
Replies: 8
Views: 2849

1. Did you glass bead the girl or just do it the old fashion way and sand her down naked? 2. How long have you had her painted now? 3. How is the paint holding up? 4. Is she just for pleasure or do you fish her? marty Marty, I used a medium sand blast media, but the tool used was actually made for ...
by JoeMan
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:38 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: Posting pictures using photobucket
Replies: 15
Views: 5490

With PhotoBucket, you can also choose from several different formats when creating photo albums to share with friends through a simple email link. We keep in touch with family & friends that way by sending them the latest pics in a PhotoBucket slide show on a regular basis. All free!

Thanks guys.
by JoeMan
Sat Jan 12, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: how to post picture
Replies: 3
Views: 1104

Simplest, free and fast: http://www.tinypic.com/ Once you're there: -Hit "browse" to find your picture -Click your picture file to select it -Click "upload it" - the uploading is very fast -Copy the address (it even says "for forums" there) -Paste the address into your post here on this site If you ...
by JoeMan
Sat Jan 12, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: 1963 Duratech Neptune - resto
Replies: 8
Views: 2849

Thanks guys, very nice of you. Good to see the aluminum boat site here in it's early days.
by JoeMan
Sat Jan 12, 2008 10:17 am
Forum: Guides and Outfitters in Action
Topic: Cruising Lake Greenwood in SC...
Replies: 4
Views: 1296

Yes sir, the ol' cables were falling apart when I got it...went to my Ace store, bought the cables, springs and pulleys were all in great shape. Handles great. That day, we packed a cooler with sandwiches and whatnot, brought some mad-libs (some dads will know what that is), and just hung out for a ...
by JoeMan
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:40 pm
Forum: Guides and Outfitters in Action
Topic: Cruising Lake Greenwood in SC...
Replies: 4
Views: 1296

Cruising Lake Greenwood in SC...

My daughter (and me) are about to launch out on Lake Greenwood in upstate SC. It's more a river really, about 3/4 mile wide, and 8 - 10 miles long. Nice long cruise. Ok...this summer I'll fish it as well. http://i16.tinypic.com/8broqxl.jpg Looking at one of several bridges which cross Greenwood... h...
by JoeMan
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:24 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: 1963 Duratech Neptune - resto
Replies: 8
Views: 2849

1963 Duratech Neptune - resto

New to the site today. Here's just a little show n' tell on the Duratech. As you can see, she was an ugly thang when we reeled her in. She was a hull and that's about it. Everything was broken or trashed. http://i11.tinypic.com/8bqzjif.jpg Inches of muck, 30 bee hives, dead frogs, algae and scum up ...
by JoeMan
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:02 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: JoeMan - glad to be here
Replies: 2
Views: 808

JoeMan - glad to be here

Hey everyone. Nice looking site. How long have you been around? I'll post some pics as well.