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#1881506 - 04/12/10 10:06 AM Box blind finished and put out in the field
Tim Johnson
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Finished my low buck box blind over the weekend and put it out yesterday. All said and done, I might have $100.00 in it. Next one I build is going in the air!








Edited by Tim Johnson (04/12/10 10:31 AM)

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#1882695 - 04/13/10 06:33 AM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: Tim Johnson]
jakeway
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That looks very nice indeed! I'm thinking of building one or two for my grandkids to hunt from; I want a little shelf on the windowsill for a gun rest or bipod.

Do you have any plans for it, or did you just figure it out as you went?
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#1882697 - 04/13/10 06:34 AM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: jakeway]
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#1882710 - 04/13/10 06:57 AM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: JohnnyBond]
Tim Johnson
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I basically just figured it out as I went. Framed the base out of 2x6's. Framed the walls out of 2x3's. Sheathed all 4 sides with T-111 and cut out the windows and door with a jig saw. I added a shelf in the front two corners with a notch cut in each one to rest your rifle against. Painted the inside flat black and did a redneck camo paint job on the outside with about 4 different colors from spray cans. The only items I bought were the 2x3's for the wall framing, the paint, and the hinges.
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#1883520 - 04/13/10 06:29 PM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: Tim Johnson]
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looks great
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#1887223 - 04/16/10 12:13 PM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: Tim Johnson]
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#1891789 - 04/20/10 02:52 PM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: buckhorn40]
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looks good
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#1896453 - 04/24/10 09:49 AM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: nbforrest#3]
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#1896689 - 04/24/10 12:54 PM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: Panther78]
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#1897178 - 04/24/10 06:02 PM Re: Box blind finished and put out in the field [Re: Tim Johnson]
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