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by Southern Gent
Wed Dec 20, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Sea chest in XF20 ?
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: Sea chest in XF20 ?

A sea chest is usually seen on larger boats but you may try on the XF20. Beware of the size of the pick up. This boat is more sensitive than others to disturbances in the water flow. I would not put the pick up in front of the tunnel. Thank you, I was thinking of mounting high speed 3/4” bronze str...
by Southern Gent
Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Sea chest in XF20 ?
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Sea chest in XF20 ?

Folks. It’s a steep learning curve being Me! I have been reading up on “ Sea Chest “ and considering whether to plan for one in a XF20 rig. I was planning a couple live bait wells and I like sourcing it’s water via sea chest with a single high speed through hull pick up. Any thoughts? Best wishes in...
by Southern Gent
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Recommendations for a first time build in the 17-20' range
Replies: 6
Views: 537

Re: Recommendations for a first time build in the 17-20' range

Welcome aboard, there is great knowledge on this forum. I too fish the bayous but mostly S LA Leeville area.
by Southern Gent
Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:43 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Custom Camper build from Finished Nidacore Panels
Replies: 56
Views: 5486

Re: Custom Camper build from Finished Nidacore Panels

Too cool,
I own a four wheel brand pop up camper
Your unit will weigh nothing in comparison
by Southern Gent
Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: LED rope lights
Replies: 11
Views: 586

Re: LED rope lights

Richard. Most led light rope can be cut and capped. I sent you a couple sources via email.
I put some red cabin lights in my truck.

Best wishes
by Southern Gent
Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Boat for a Baby Bed
Replies: 14
Views: 686

Re: Boat for a Baby Bed

BB. Best wishes. In another career I sold juveniles furniture a company P.J Kids had a toddler boat bed. Full size single mattress on deck, two drawers in each side.deck hatches in bow of skiff style. Personally. I wouldn’t build a crib too short used or baby crib used under 1 year and big liability...
by Southern Gent
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: xf 20 for sale
Replies: 11
Views: 946

Re: xf 20 for sale

Dang. This a give away. Best wishes
by Southern Gent
Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Anyone Fishing?
Replies: 4729
Views: 364726

Re: Anyone Fishing?

Well. If Tropical Storm AKA Hurricane Nate pushes through S. Louisiana Sunday. My buddy and I are booked in Leeville LA for speckled trout and redfish fishing for a few days. Port Fourchon has just issued mandatory evacuation Friday 4pm.

Best wishes to all along the Gulf Coast.
by Southern Gent
Tue Sep 26, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Jon Boat 16 For Sale AGAIN!! It's for sure this time
Replies: 22
Views: 1156

Re: Jon Boat 16 For Sale

Well much to my dismay I am selling the Budreau due to lack of use and the need for a new vehicle. Boat is only about four years old and was built by an old boat builder friend and myself. Hull is built completely with Okume and rubrails are fir. The whole package is in near new condition. Hull is f...