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Vintage Depth finder
« on: March 11, 2018, 08:02:16 PM »
Selling my first depth finder I bought back in the 80's.  Runs on 4 C batteries and still works.  It would make a great Man cave conversation piece. Or go old school and use it.  Asking $50 OBO
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2018, 08:04:43 PM »
Why not keep it in your man cave?
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2018, 08:06:15 PM »
$50??!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2018, 08:17:36 PM »
Why not keep it in your man cave?

I am moving to Key West FL and wont need it.   
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2018, 08:30:26 PM »
Good enough reason, but you sure could have some fun with the natives down there!! :happy1: :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #5 on: March 12, 2018, 07:26:56 AM »
Got 2 down in my cave, a Lowrance Green Box that the owners manual says is a '81 & a gray flasher that says Herter's on it that is even older.
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #6 on: March 12, 2018, 07:45:45 AM »
The Green Box is the one to have!!!  :happy1:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #7 on: March 12, 2018, 09:40:31 AM »
 :popcorn: A -nudder green box club member here :doah: I'm savin mine so when after I die my kids can trow it out :banghead:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #8 on: March 12, 2018, 09:44:01 AM »
I have one that pre-dates all of those. Piece o' string with a big washer on the end.  :azn:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2018, 10:08:24 AM »
Back in da old days depth finders weren't needed ta catch dem fitches. :fish2: :fish2: :fish2:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #10 on: March 12, 2018, 10:13:35 AM »
Or da gas powered augers. I hadda spoon auger that had to be turned so fast ta work, I melted holes in da ice for everyone.   :doah:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #11 on: March 12, 2018, 10:17:07 AM »
 :scratch: :scratch: :doah: damn you guys must be vintage??????? OLD!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #12 on: March 12, 2018, 10:21:49 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #13 on: March 12, 2018, 10:31:10 AM »
:scratch: :scratch: :doah: damn you guys must be vintage??????? OLD!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

By da looks a yer profile Glenn :doah: ...... you ain't no spring chicken yerself. Now as fur Reb he shows no age on his profile. Darefore he must be takin dat ageless male supplement stuff. :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #14 on: March 12, 2018, 10:31:47 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: ha......more like wet noodles!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #15 on: March 12, 2018, 10:38:16 AM »
:scratch: :scratch: :doah: damn you guys must be vintage??????? OLD!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

By da looks a yer profile Glenn :doah: ...... you ain't no spring chicken yerself. Now as fur Reb he shows no age on his profile. Darefore he must be takin dat ageless male supplement stuff. :rotflmao:
i dont think calenders where invented back when the world was blessed wit Rebs presence???????? :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

as fer me???????? well all i can tell ya is i should be old enough to know better......but yet young enough to try er again!!!!!!!!!! :sleazy: :sleazy: :smoking: :happy1: :happy1:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #16 on: March 12, 2018, 10:39:25 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: ha......more like wet noodles!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

Hey Reb,
Did ya hear bout da guy who's depthfinder can only measure a depth as deep as 2 inches.  :banghead: Yep! Some guy dat lives in Cold Spring :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #17 on: March 12, 2018, 10:39:37 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: ha......more like wet noodles!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

OH, look who's talkin'...Mr. limp noodle hisself!!!
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #18 on: March 12, 2018, 10:41:38 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: ha......more like wet noodles!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

Hey Reb,
Did ya hear bout da guy who's depthfinder can only measure a depth as deep as 2 inches.  :banghead: Yep! Some guy dat lives in Cold Spring :rotflmao:
:scratch: :scratch: deres alot og guys dat live dere???????????????? :scratch: :scratch:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #19 on: March 12, 2018, 10:42:05 AM »
We are da well-seasoned purveyors of da fishin' art.  :happy1:
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: ha......more like wet noodles!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

Hey Reb,
Did ya hear bout da guy who's depthfinder can only measure a depth as deep as 2 inches.  :banghead: Yep! Some guy dat lives in Cold Spring :rotflmao:

Dat's how he gets dem carrot seeds at the same depth every year!  :shocked: :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #20 on: March 12, 2018, 10:49:24 AM »
Hey! We better lay off bout glenn er he won't be able ta get any a his work done....TODAY EITHER! :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #21 on: March 12, 2018, 10:58:14 AM »
Ya, don't wanna get our li'l buddy TOO rattled!   :rotflmao:
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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #22 on: March 12, 2018, 11:08:42 AM »
Ya, don't wanna get our li'l buddy TOO rattled!   :rotflmao:
well ding and dong............dont worry about ole glenny...........he'll get er done!!!!!!!!!!!! :smoking: :smoking: :happy1: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

and that 2 inch thing........your talkin width right!!!!!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #23 on: March 12, 2018, 12:56:47 PM »
Ya, don't wanna get our li'l buddy TOO rattled!   :rotflmao:
well ding and dong............dont worry about ole glenny...........he'll get er done!!!!!!!!!!!! :smoking: :smoking: :happy1: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:

and that 2 inch thing........your talkin width right!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Re: Vintage Depth finder
« Reply #24 on: March 12, 2018, 06:51:43 PM »
Gotta agree, Lee, it doesn't look like there was much WORK that needed to be done at the hall again today.  : :shocked: :rolleyes: :bonk: ;) :rotflmao:
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« Reply #25 on: March 12, 2018, 08:21:40 PM »
Gotta agree, Lee, it doesn't look like there was much WORK that needed to be done at the hall again today.  : :shocked: :rolleyes: :bonk: ;) :rotflmao:
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« Reply #26 on: March 12, 2018, 08:25:11 PM »
Gotta agree, Lee, it doesn't look like there was much WORK that needed to be done at the hall again today.  : :shocked: :rolleyes: :bonk: ;) :rotflmao:

I heard he was down on the floor peering at the heater.... :whistling:
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« Reply #27 on: March 12, 2018, 08:28:16 PM »
Gotta agree, Lee, it doesn't look like there was much WORK that needed to be done at the hall again today.  : :shocked: :rolleyes: :bonk: ;) :rotflmao:

I heard he was down on the floor peering at the heater.... :whistling:
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« Reply #28 on: March 12, 2018, 08:33:48 PM »
Gotta agree, Lee, it doesn't look like there was much WORK that needed to be done at the hall again today.  : :shocked: :rolleyes: :bonk: ;) :rotflmao:

I heard he was down on the floor peering at the heater.... :whistling:
:offtopic: :offtopic: :offtopic: :offtopic: :offtopic: :rotflmao:


NOT!  Union Labor fixed the heater!!  :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
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