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Cane Pole
07-18-2015, 08:55 PM
Getting too old to waddle around in a skinny boat. This oughta fix me up for dumping in the lake. This is basic. I will have something that hold the buckets, etc. secure until I "dump". Probably unpin something when the lift starts to raise. I dunno know yet. As you can see, this is mostly scrap parts.

I love motion machines. Click on the pic for action toy.

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z157/Tlewis38344/Jon%20Boat/th_brushpile%20boat_zpsoh5ks6sv.mp4 (http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z157/Tlewis38344/Jon%20Boat/brushpile%20boat_zpsoh5ks6sv.mp4)

Lonnie84
07-18-2015, 09:05 PM
pretty neat idea.

blueball
07-18-2015, 09:45 PM
i may have to borrow that boat:biggrin

DockShootinJack
07-18-2015, 09:48 PM
You never cease to amaze with the things you come up with.

Cane Pole
07-18-2015, 10:01 PM
i may have to borrow that boat:biggrin

Any time.

M R Dux
07-19-2015, 06:28 AM
Go fishing, Tom.

Looks like Miss Brenda kicked you out of the house and you have too much time on your hands.

elkhunter
07-19-2015, 07:17 AM
Love that green boat with the yellow trailer. You must be a Green Bay Packer fan.

rnvinc
07-19-2015, 08:49 AM
Hey Tom ...can you post a link as to where you got the linear actuator ... ??

Rickie

tenncrappie
07-19-2015, 08:51 AM
Will you rent it? I will share GPS Locations!!!!!!

birddog one
07-19-2015, 09:11 AM
To cool

Cray
07-19-2015, 10:46 AM
Talk BillBob into sitting up there, then you can just dump him.

Cane Pole
07-19-2015, 11:05 AM
Hey Tom ...can you post a link as to where you got the linear actuator ... ??

Rickie

You can get them from Ebay, but you never know what u are really getting as the dealers have very limited knowledge (what is written on the box).

These folks are knowledgable.

https://www.firgelliauto.com

I mostly deal with Servo City. That is where I got the Super Duty 560 thrust high speed actuator to steer my pontoon. These units are IP65 rated. Good enough for use in the boat, splash, low pressure water proof but not submergible.

https://www.servocity.com/html/12v_linear_actuators.html

PawPaw "gene"
07-19-2015, 06:28 PM
Great idea Tom, now you need to put one on the stern so you can dump two at the time and they will be perfectly spaced.
"gene"

shipahoy41
07-19-2015, 07:30 PM
Patent or trademark the idea. You are very creative.