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by Southern Gent
Wed Jan 02, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Time to give it up.
Replies: 7
Views: 398

Re: Time to give it up.

Dear Ken, You are an inspiration. At some point we do have to say Godspeed to a dying mate. Then a reality check on age offers other opportunities. My wife and I just revisited Riverside Marina and Resort on Homosassa River. We spend our honeymoon there in 1971, no Fishing. Boy, that area has change...
by Southern Gent
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Little chilly today
Replies: 131
Views: 2664

Re: Little chilly today

It was 34 degrees when we left the dock in Leeville Louisiana Thursday 11/15/2018. Dang it was cold. The bayou waters were still muddy from 12 to 20 mph wides for the past 3 days. We fished them too. Only 6 Speckled trout. It took us 5 hours to catch 5 keeper Redfish to limit out our two man 10 each...
by Southern Gent
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Teardrop trailer - first images
Replies: 20
Views: 994

Re: Teardrop trailer - first images

Evan, nice design, consider using gas charged lifts to overcome the roof weight factor. Best wishes
by Southern Gent
Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GF16 Kansas build
Replies: 103
Views: 3465

Re: GF16 Kansas build

Piperdown, welcome. Yep a good bit of church can’t harm a boat builder. Have fun with your build. Ask questions, not a soul here hasn’t messed up any step of a build. They share sage advise temped with wit and wink.
by Southern Gent
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Bass Boat
Replies: 31
Views: 972

Re: Bass Boat

Grit19, please keep in mind. All of these suggested boats will give you and your son, lighter than production rigs, allowing easier launching, engine cost and hours of pleasure. Think how many production rigs with 90 hp and higher requiring 24v & 36v trolling motors. You can do nicely with 12v 54lb ...
by Southern Gent
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: DIY Push Pole Works Great!!
Replies: 4
Views: 247

Re: DIY Push Pole Works Great!!

Yep, I too did that with Herters duckbill end. The soft mud down the bayou in S. LA. Dockbills work best.
by Southern Gent
Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Anyone Fishing?
Replies: 4469
Views: 272259

Re: Anyone Fishing?

Fuzz, in S Louisiana they call these Gaff top cats or Sail cats. The Snot like body slime will sure stick to everything it touches. The larger Gaff top catfish 3 to 5 lbs filet out nice and fry up fine. They are school fish, will strike a top water lures or jig head plastic bait. Let the body slime ...
by Southern Gent
Sun May 27, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: XF20 For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: XF20 For Sale

Did you sell your XF20 rig?
by Southern Gent
Sun May 20, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: XF20 For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: XF20 For Sale

Nice work and very fair price. Best wishes
by Southern Gent
Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: One Hell of the last two months.
Replies: 17
Views: 579

Re: One Hell of the last two months.

Ken, we are a big fan of Hospice care. May God grant you and your family peace.