HandiCramper

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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Sat Feb 22, 2020 1:09 pm

Today the back looks like this, and its going to be 60* next week :shock:
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:39 am

Well now that I have spent my stimulus check through amazon :shock: Figured I would try the Music and blow the dust out;
Started on my wiring Diagram, After a first attempt at the old 36 V battery's I may need to change this one in the future, but the other two are to be Minkota / portable / Drop Power. Solar charged as well 84 AH total.
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:12 pm

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Spent all day drilling holes in this box that is not done, At camp it will live under the table close to here,
hope the table doesn't leak :beer:
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Sun Apr 19, 2020 8:58 pm

Found the worst project ever and at a bad time, Shoulder level or higher with the arms! Took me a while to find an answer to part of my problem.
The monkey on a stick and a scrap of stainless from a plumbing job in a brewery held the front radius alone. Many, Many :beer: s
May this piece please stay in place forever :worship:
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Sun May 10, 2020 6:06 pm

One piece is still hanging in place no can pull
Matching headliners his and her's 61-3/8" at the widest point On a 4 X10 I think I know what one goes over my head :thinking:

Some fine handy Caulk work (Hers again) then a few runs with Clear poly :thumbsup: how long until till dry :lol: Well the caulk was just touchable with latex gloves at three day's and that's when the poly wen't on.
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Mon May 11, 2020 1:38 pm

One of my personal boats I replaced all of the wooden interior and used the boat occasionally for two summers :D it sure was pretty got lots of complements
Yep refinished it three times Polished Aluminum, Wood and all, Sold it less then five minutes after parking it with a sign on it at work The third time.
No exposed wood If I can help it.
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Wed May 13, 2020 5:25 pm

When I was a younger snot nose punk summer out of high school, I had a great job at a custom auto body shop, learned a lot of fun stuff one of them wasen't fiberglass :o
Road with him to the first Chevrolet / GMC Trucking Nationals in Ogden and we came home with a first place trophy RIP; Moral is
Bed was Fiberglass
Did A little test wet 220 in the front lower right corner today an itwasen't long ago :lol:
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Sun Jul 05, 2020 10:26 am

Set up firm by now for sure, but I have a new summer task.
I am helping my widowed sister downsize, She told me next time, she wants to pick one lantern, I can have the rest :shock:
I haven't decided where to put this yet.
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Re: HandiCramper

Postby twisted lines » Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:36 pm

I did a lot of searching for a chuck box, and am just starting to gather the things I want to put in it.
I have not seen anything done that's removable in any flatbacks or cargo trailers; If you have done it,
have any good ideas or suggestions please chime in.
While I clean up a (lot) in prep to get started again.

Spare tire plan its resting on the bumper bolting through 1.5" tubing with 2" of foam give room for a 1/2" of something then through the inside wall some time in the future after paint :NC

TL
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