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Old 05-12-2005, 05:51 PM
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new prop or fix

hey fellas, i think i made a mistake last weeken. i lets eastie drive my boaT BACK to the ramp and he did not listen to me to be careful. it was awful. idunno what happend but i seen a lot of sticks flyin in the air and mud. i looks under the boat and it looks like my prop is all broke up. can i fix it with my angle grinder and weld it up good? i figure this needs to be sum what acurrette formy boat to drive smooth. i took it off look.
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Old 05-12-2005, 05:52 PM
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Seems like eastie has had prop problems before !

Just cut some COOL designs in it, should be fine!!!
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Old 05-12-2005, 05:55 PM
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he!! any ol shadetree can fix that
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Old 05-12-2005, 05:55 PM
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Got it!
tptool is Doug's F.I.L.
Bad Eastie,Bad...
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Old 05-12-2005, 05:56 PM
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Got it!
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Old 05-12-2005, 06:05 PM
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I would tell you to take it to a prop shop......Buuuuutttt........as long as you have the angle grinder, you should be able to do it yourself. The more sparks flyin the better!!!

Looks like a 14X14.......if you grind it down to a 12X12 you should be OK.
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Old 05-12-2005, 06:15 PM
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i was mad at eastie and he wanted me to take him fishin aftawords too. i told him to to fish out front , look at him i was laughn.
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Old 05-12-2005, 06:16 PM
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i was mad at eastie and he wanted me to take him fishin aftawords too. i told him to to fish out front , look at him i was laughn.
Out front of what??? You don't live on a paved road do you???
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Old 05-12-2005, 06:17 PM
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whats wrong with fishing. Maybe it was an accident about your prop.
dont be so rough on eastie
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Old 05-12-2005, 06:23 PM
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Tool; just have eastie loan you that new OJ he has. You can even write up a test report on your boat!
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