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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OmegaRed » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:30 am

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OmegaRed wrote:Checks in the mail...they sold!


:thumbsup: . Hey I found heads for my shells. Do you need any?


I could always use a little head.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:34 am

OmegaRed wrote:
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OmegaRed wrote:Checks in the mail...they sold!


:thumbsup: . Hey I found heads for my shells. Do you need any?


I could always use a little head.


:lol3: :lol3: . tell your wife that.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OmegaRed » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:47 am

I dont need any though. Should have plenty. I think we are sitting at like 12 dozen now

I'll be going through shells this summer and selling stuff off most likely
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:50 am

OmegaRed wrote:I dont need any though. Should have plenty. I think we are sitting at like 12 dozen now

I'll be going through shells this summer and selling stuff off most likely


I got 2 doz shells a doz silos(hopefully). I may be in the market for full bodies. If you sell any of those bigfoots let me know.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OmegaRed » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:54 am

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OmegaRed wrote:I dont need any though. Should have plenty. I think we are sitting at like 12 dozen now

I'll be going through shells this summer and selling stuff off most likely


I got 2 doz shells a doz silos(hopefully). I may be in the market for full bodies. If you sell any of those bigfoots let me know.



I only have a half dz of those. I flocked all the heads and tails this winter. My time is expensive!

All the other full bodies I have are Dakota's. Big dog style
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:56 am

Damn. Guess I'm going to troll cragislist this spring.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Sun Apr 13, 2014 12:41 pm

Started today. I got 8 so far.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby KillerKowalski » Sun Apr 13, 2014 12:51 pm

Did you use plywood?
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Sun Apr 13, 2014 3:24 pm

3/16 th Masonite I got from work for free

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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby KillerKowalski » Sun Apr 13, 2014 10:31 pm

Awesome! Please post pictures of your final product.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Mon Apr 14, 2014 6:05 am

KillerKowalski wrote:Awesome! Please post pictures of your final product.


I plan on priming them tonight. The weather is going to delay this project for the rest of the week.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Mon Apr 14, 2014 9:30 am

The cheap walmart primer does a really good job of getting the subtle grey on the birds :hammer:
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Mon Apr 14, 2014 9:34 am

Honk-n-quack wrote:The using walmart primer does a really good job of getting the subtle grey on the birds :hammer:


Thats what I bought lol. It looks really close. I sprayed a scrap piece yesterday ,and left it out to see how it does in the rain.
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:30 am

remember those pics of the ones I texted you several months ago? Those are going 2 seasons strong with little, if any sctratches
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:50 am

Honk-n-quack wrote:remember those pics of the ones I texted you several months ago? Those are going 2 seasons strong with little, if any sctratches


Yeah I primed a couple last night. I'm going to paint them then clear coat them as well
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:01 am

sounds good... what do you plan to do for stakes?
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:03 am

Honk-n-quack wrote:sounds good... what do you plan to do for stakes?


I don't know yet. I was thinking wood tomato stakes since I can screw them on to the bodies. Or wooden dowel rods and zip ties
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:56 am

I used 18" landscaping stakes. 1"x.5". Kinda bulky but very strong...
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 11:01 am

Honk-n-quack wrote:I used 18" landscaping stakes. 1"x.5". Kinda bulky but very strong...


I'll look into that. I'm going to lowes tonight and check out some options
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OmegaRed » Tue Apr 15, 2014 11:22 am

I'd use popsicle sticks. Get a physical at the Dr's office, steal a handful. Free.99
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 11:25 am

OmegaRed wrote:I'd use popsicle sticks. Get a physical at the Dr's office, steal a handful. Free.99


FREEE.99 i like it
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Tue Apr 15, 2014 12:04 pm

Popsicle sticks may be a tad short....or what sticks are they using on you? :biggrin:
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 12:15 pm

Honk-n-quack wrote:Popsicle sticks may be a tad short....or what sticks are they using on you? :biggrin:


My doc uses these, is this not normal equipment?

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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

Postby Honk-n-quack » Tue Apr 15, 2014 1:16 pm

ouch. I hope they don't probe other places with that. I'd hate to get splinters on my colon
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Re: Homemade Canada silhouette

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