Jump to content


Photo

New Woodie Hunt Rig


  • Please log in to reply
5 replies to this topic

#1 CA Desert Dog

CA Desert Dog

    Big Shooter

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,937 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Nolensville, Tennessee
  • Interests:God, family & country. Predator hunting, shooting, reloading.

Posted 18 July 2010 - 03:49 PM

After our last outing when Fakawee demonstrated the exceptional water fording abilities of his Jeep hunt rig I was very impressed. I knew my old 81' Cherokee "Jezebell" could never have done that. I don't like sucking hind teat so I decided to build a rig that could go where Fakawee's can't. Plus, we're in California so it also had to be an authentic "woodie" hunt rig. After spending the morning at Home Depot and Summit Racing buying supplies, I built this 500 hp, go anywhere, authentic "woodie" hunt rig.Posted Image OK, so it does have somewhat of a harsh ride and it will cost me a bundle in Thompson's Water Seal every six months.....and I'll have to get it tented for termites every couple of years....it will ford very deep water. It will also switch to an amphibian with "Proud Mary" playing in the calling speakers. Bring it on Fakawee.
"Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room." Winston Churchill

#2 Mr Del

Mr Del

    Shooter

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 833 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Taft, Ca.

Posted 18 July 2010 - 05:37 PM

I really do like it. Question.... Is that a bottle opener right behind the drivers seat attached to the pickup bed? Nice touch!

#3 JimT.

JimT.

    Shooter

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 792 posts
  • Gender:Male

Posted 18 July 2010 - 07:09 PM

Hi Red, is this the finished product or a work-in-progress?

#4 Yodel Dog

Yodel Dog

    Big Shooter

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,636 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Lodi, CA 95242
  • Interests:Guns and hunting, fishing when I can.

Posted 18 July 2010 - 07:31 PM

How many splinters to the mile do ya get with that thing?

#5 Thumper Dunker

Thumper Dunker

    STICK BENDER

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,679 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Modesto Cal.
  • Interests:Hunting ,Fishing , Wife ,Son ,Cat,Dog , My koi , Trad Bows.

Posted 19 July 2010 - 04:56 PM

Is that a canoe in the back of it? .
You can hop but you can't hide. Yahi Bowmen. Its not how far you can shoot but how close to the game you get when you shoot. Sights we don't need any sights. Why waist time reloading when I can be making arrows.

#6 OrneryOlMofo357

OrneryOlMofo357

    Tikka Shooter, and a bad shot at that.

  • Gold Contributor
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,889 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Repulik of Kommieforniastan

Posted 19 July 2010 - 06:46 PM

I think I recognise those Off road tires.. " WoodYear Radials"? :signbs1zn:
“Fathom the hypocrisy of a government that require every citizen to prove they are insured... but not everyone must prove they are a citizen.”




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users