AR Dave wrote:I'm putting together a boat blind - thinking of using PVC. Make the opening a rectangle - cover the rest of the blind with chicken wire and raffia.
tazman7 wrote:I am going to start building a blind for my boat this week.
So from what I get out of this thread:
Build frame out of conduit.
Put 1000d cordura over it- securing with zip ties
Put poultry netting over that to tie grass too.
Order synthetic raffia in whatever colors I need.
What do you guys think this would cost me to build a blind from start to finish on a 16' boat?
eagles2069 wrote:I like tod blind a lot. If you ever want a great how to blind check out Ichabod97 how to. I followed it for one of my blinds and made it every simple to follow.
tazman7 wrote:I cant get the ichabad link to open o my computer.
tazman7 wrote:is there a type of grass that is water resistant?
Started building the frame for mine tonight. I am going to order the fabric tomorrow. Thinking I am going to go with the cordura. Just curious as to how heavy it is. Trying to keep it as light as possible..I only have 20 hp..
tazman7 wrote:Thinking I am going to go with the cordura. Just curious as to how heavy it is. Trying to keep it as light as possible..I only have 20 hp..
AR Dave wrote:rsd0523, thanks for taking the time to give us a heads up on the colors. And detailed pictures. I called in myself, instead of my buddy, and got the big picture. So I learned that the grass comes in 2 lbs Hanks - mix match whatever you want for the 25 lb min order. I told them 16 lbs of Edge, 10 Sand, 8 Natural, 6 Tan, 6 Olive Green, 6 Medium Brown, 6 Garden. That ought to get us started and let us see what colors we like best.
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