Watermaster for Ducks?

Discussion in 'Watercraft' started by PontoonerinOregon, Dec 1, 2009.

  1. PontoonerinOregon

    PontoonerinOregon New Member

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    I have just recently gotten inot duck hunting. I was wondering if anyone here has ever used one much to hunt from? I know it would be great for getting from point a to point b. Anyone ever used in that matter? Is it practical? I know its advertised on the site for that use aswell as fishing. Just wondering if anyone has used it much in that capacity.
     
  2. cabezon

    cabezon Sculpin Enterprises

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    I have a friend who used to hunt ducks and brandt from his belly boat in Skagit Bay. They would motor out and drop him off. He would anchor up a long shot away from his friends in the boat. He felt he had an advantage of a low profile, especially around gun-shy, experienced birds. As an added bonus, the guys in the boat would have to fetch any ducks that he dropped.

    I would be concerned if it were just a single person and you somehow got a puncture in the tube. You can imagine locations where this would leave you marooned.

    Steve
     
  3. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Call the guys at Big Sky Inflatables, the folks who make the WM. Their shop has several photos of the owner and his black lab hunting waterfowl.

    K
     
  4. Rick Todd

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    I visited the Watermaster plant in Missoula a couple years ago. The larger model in camo looked like a great boat for duck hunting and transporting your dog. The owner uses it all the time for duck hunting. Rick
     
  5. ak_powder_monkey

    ak_powder_monkey Proud to Be Alaskan

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    just don't shoot your boat