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Doug Murdock wrote:Lemme 'splain something to ya. little Don is the baddest ass airboat guy that ever walked. Kaboom Fenner is riding his coat tail. Fenners dad, papa Jan, went to the grave taking more secrets than either one of them. Pops was bad ass. Great friend of mine.
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Who is building your motor
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Water Walker is the engine builder.
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Gerald do you mean Water Thunder?
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newoldglory wrote:Water Walker is the engine builder.
Can't beat an engine built by Jesus! :cheers:

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AceNtheHole wrote:
newoldglory wrote:Water Walker is the engine builder.
Can't beat an engine built by Jesus! :cheers:
Thats some funny sh!t...made me laugh out load :lol:
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AceNtheHole wrote:
newoldglory wrote:Water Walker is the engine builder.
Can't beat an engine built by Jesus! :cheers:
HAHAHA!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:
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pipedog wrote:Gerald do you mean Water Thunder?
Ooppsss! Yep, "better by thunder".
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I've got a few pics of my Don Davis hull and Steve Reid will try to post them for me.
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I guess everyone knows if you left click on the pic it will enlarge for you.

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Some of it is duplicated but at least it's there. Thank you Steve. :cheers:
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You're welcome. I touched this one up a little to where you can see the workmen ship better.
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I don't think it will be ready this weekend but it's well on it's way. :lol: :lol: :lol: :cheers:
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Can't wait for it to get finished. I will have come down and help brake it in. :bounce:

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I'm having some issues but I believe that it will all turn out ok.
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It will be a nice boat forsure.
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That is going to be one sweet boat. It is going to get it done. Point and go anywhere. Don builds one of the Best hulls on the market.
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We were at Old Glory on Saturday out with Digginfool. We had a gread time and the frog legs were worth every penny!
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I was at Don's Thursday. No pic's at this time but the cage and rudders are in place. Working on seats next. :thumbleft:
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Here is a picture of the boat enroute to be delivered to Gerald on Friday, after 6 months and a broken ankle that put it on the back burner, it hit the water for test run and prop adjustment with some rudder trim tab adjustments, thanks to Gary for your help sir! There are some cobwebs to be cured yet but haven't gotten a game plan yet but will be resolved in the not too distant future. It was a treat to finally visit Old Glory camp.
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Hey man. Congrats on the build. Nice boat. Gerald should be thrilled. If you and Gary worked on it, it will be right.
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