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Paddleboat progress
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deadcarp    Posted 07-02-2004 at 17:14:05       [Reply]  [No Email]
Forgot to mention, the thing's shaping up. First i thought the wheel was too small and floppy, then it sat too low in the water, then the fender didn't fit the revised wheel, then it took on water, then the rudder gathered weeds, then the belt was too loose. Well it FINALLY gets me out to my favorite fishing hole without too much stress. Oh i still don't have steering, turn it by dragging an oar. But it sheds weeds & beats rowing. And makes lotsa noise - that's another thing. And the Wisconsin bigshot brought some guys over to see it run. :)


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 17:33:45       [Reply]  [No Email]
LMAO are you talking about my pickup????


ron,ar    Posted 07-02-2004 at 17:38:26       [Reply]  [No Email]
hey Burr, any idea who "Thumper Rabbit" over there is?


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 18:00:19       [Reply]  [No Email]
naw. I saw that but did'nt even run the IP#.

The chief priest sidestepped and then nobody answered your question at The Center For Knowledge And Basic Understanding Of Our Fellow Man Institute.

It's the same ole same ole. It's just spread from the Basic Understanding Institute and Kim aint gonna put up with it on the tractor forums.

Not even outtuh the elite. She's been having to clean Tractor Talk fairly regular, she even had to clean it up over here a few days ago.

Seems sumdem boyz that holler for free speach think that means ever body is forced into listening to them.


Clod    Posted 07-02-2004 at 17:50:22       [Reply]  [No Email]
paddle wheel drive is not very effective for propulsion. Look up USN research on underwater propulsion.


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 18:07:31       [Reply]  [No Email]
Now Clod it did alright on the Delta Queen. Maverick played poker every week right ahead of the paddles, and he always won.

Come to think of it they never landed that ship much. Maybe it was'nt traveling good at all. ;^)


Clod    Posted 07-02-2004 at 19:07:54       [Reply]  [No Email]
I can hear you typing on that keyboard from here Burrhead, Im going to stick my head out the door and holler,,See if you can hear me across the ricefarm. YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 19:11:44       [Reply]  [No Email]
Hello Clod. Nah I had my deaf ear turned off and missed it. Holler again.

Did ye get the welding all caught up for another day?


Clod    Posted 07-02-2004 at 19:19:05       [Reply]  [No Email]
Sapposed to be off till WED,,But he comes back from Austin on the holiday.You never know if you are off or working here.


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 19:39:20       [Reply]  [No Email]
If dont have any thing scheduled and want to come down here Sunday and eat anniversary dinner with us come on down.

Our anniversary is actually Monday but all the kids are off work so we'll put the big pot in the little one Sunday. I'll come get you if you want me too.


Clod    Posted 07-02-2004 at 19:54:32       [Reply]  [No Email]
Still got a good van with no sticker but I will try to be there unless more kins in hospital.I got your e mail..Mine ,,I find charlie when it pops on the lower sreen.


Burrhead    Posted 07-02-2004 at 23:07:59       [Reply]  [No Email]
Awright come on when you can. That's kinda interesting about charlie. He's my brother and died in 94 I think it was. He's got a son Charlie but he don't have a computer and never had one.


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