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My Invention- the swimming duck

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by bhtyler10, Dec 9, 2008.

  1. Dec 9, 2008 at 9:40 PM
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    bhtyler10

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    I know most duck hunters have seen those remote controlled ducks for 100 dollars or more. Well I went to wallmart and bought a $20 remote controlled boat from the toys section. With some minor adjusting i was able to put a decoy on it with no bottom in it. Secured the decoy with some velcro, painted the small part of the boat that was still exposed, added some "Great stuff" foam to the sides, to help the small boat handle the extra weight, and painted it as well, and then i had my own remote controlled duck for under 25 dollars. Since it is the 2 week break in season, I have yet to see how the ducks react. I will post later the results.
     
  2. Dec 9, 2008 at 9:51 PM
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    Stu

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    Nice work. Figure out how to keep the crap from wrapping around the prop & you really got sumthin!
     
  3. Dec 10, 2008 at 2:57 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    good deal man.....................i dont duck hunt, but i wanna see pics of this!!!:D
     
  4. Dec 10, 2008 at 2:59 PM
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    duckcmdr

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    Got Pics??
     
  5. Dec 10, 2008 at 5:40 PM
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    I may do this. I would like to see pics as well. Great idea.:cool:
     
  6. Dec 10, 2008 at 6:08 PM
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    pics fo sho

    video would be nice too
     
  7. Dec 10, 2008 at 7:14 PM
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    I second the video.......:D
     
  8. Dec 10, 2008 at 9:12 PM
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    ill post some pics up tomorrow, but not sure about the video, but ill try.
     
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