Buoy decoys *complete*

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Buoy decoys *complete*

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Fri Jun 28, 2013 2:49 pm

1 of 12 down...lines are a little shaky looking. Next time I will wait for the third beer to kick in before I start with the thin lines.

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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby Have Gun Will Travel » Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:34 am

Looking good man.
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby cut_un » Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:21 am

Nice work dude!!
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby gooosehunter » Mon Jul 01, 2013 2:26 pm

I'd hunt over them if there were any ducks in Virginia! Great work.

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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Mon Jul 01, 2013 6:27 pm

Thanks guys! ...I need to bring your wood duck back and pour some lead :thumbsup:
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby vahunter2469 » Tue Jul 02, 2013 3:50 pm

Nice!
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby goosesmacker » Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:09 pm

Sweet :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

How the rest of the decoys coming?
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Mon Jul 22, 2013 5:17 pm

Haven't had too much time...I'm going to try and finish them up this weekend. I have a little green left and then the white. Check out my post "sick dog" in the honey hole forum if your curious to where the time went. :sad: I also took on another project fixing up some old foamers I have. Also have a cool idea for a pair of common mergansers i want to make. I will post pics when I get them going.
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby kahunna » Thu Jul 25, 2013 6:31 am

Bf - Sorry about your pup...glad she made it through the ordeal!
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby SwampRatNC » Fri Jul 26, 2013 7:28 am

Bullfrog you have really got the bug. Now you are making your own decoys from bouys. You are doing a fine job at it too. If you need a tub of mastic for when you start burlaping decoys I have one I could give to you when I go to Langley to schedule my household goods move. Have a good and safe season up here this year.
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:51 am

SwampRatNC wrote:Bullfrog you have really got the bug. Now you are making your own decoys from bouys. You are doing a fine job at it too. If you need a tub of mastic for when you start burlaping decoys I have one I could give to you when I go to Langley to schedule my household goods move. Have a good and safe season up here this year.


If you get a VA license this year let me know, I owe you a couple of hunts. I got a nice 18 foot hunting boat for this year thanks to a stellar member of this forum. Thanks for everything and I wish you werent moving. Good luck with your retirement. I have a huge tub of mastic left over from a tile job so I'm good, but I appreciate it. Check in and drop us a line once in a while.
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby ncbufflehead » Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:26 pm

I hope Lewdog is taking notes
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby goosesmacker » Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:59 pm

Bullfrog,
It is good to hear you pup is on the road of recovery. If you come to the VA. Outdoor Sportsman this year, stop by the Rappahannock Carvers' booth.

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Re: Buoy decoys *complete*

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:36 pm

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Added half a strap weight and stainless steel screw to counter balance the wood head
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Re: Buoy decoys

Postby Bullfrog26692 » Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:39 pm

goosesmacker wrote:Bullfrog,
It is good to hear you pup is on the road of recovery. If you come to the VA. Outdoor Sportsman this year, stop by the Rappahannock Carvers' booth.

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I want to try and make it. I have a wedding that weekend so I have to play it by ear. If I do I will swing by and say hi.
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Re: Buoy decoys *complete*

Postby NealLauderman » Fri Aug 02, 2013 7:46 am

Great looking decoys!
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Re: Buoy decoys *complete*

Postby goosesmacker » Fri Aug 16, 2013 3:16 am

BF,
Your decoys look great. Thanks for taking the time to share with us. :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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