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Hull Dismantled: Where Today Begins




…the hull exterior needs a light sanding with 600+ paper to take off any burrs and smooth scars before painting which will happen during a warm spell outside…phoned about urethane paint in olive drab…today the seats come apart and fittings get washed…

September 30, 2014

After a day of duck hunting I stopped by to check out a 12′ aluminum boat that had been listed for sale.  Arriving early and before the seller returned home I found a boat in nearly perfect condition, although it was dirty and well-oxidized.  I prepared to haul it home even before the seller showed up and paid him without any question.  Its cost?  $200…