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Old 08-08-2018, 07:52 PM   #1
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I picked up a 4x6 base today amd plan on building a blind on it. I have built several ground blinds but nothing on a metal base.

Should I still build a 2x6 frame for my flooring and attach it to the base or should I just attach a piece of plywood to the base for my flooring and build around it?

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Old 08-08-2018, 08:04 PM   #2
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3/4" plywood

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Old 08-08-2018, 08:17 PM   #3
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What he said ^^^^^^^
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Old 08-08-2018, 08:18 PM   #4
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This. Screw it onto the metal braces
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Old 08-08-2018, 08:52 PM   #6
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Buy a sheet of 1" 1 /8 advantect flooring.
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Old 08-09-2018, 10:23 AM   #7
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Old 08-09-2018, 12:26 PM   #8
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I'd bolt the plywood to the support crossmembers with carriage bolts.
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Old 08-09-2018, 12:31 PM   #9
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How are you going to move it if you build it in your back yard? Are you going to build it in sections? I just built a 4x6 out of wood. I am going to lift it with a tractor and put 4 foot legs on it. I did test lift and let me tell you, it was scary when that stand was 4 feet off the ground. It made the tractor very unstable.
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How are you going to move it if you build it in your back yard? Are you going to build it in sections? I just built a 4x6 out of wood. I am going to lift it with a tractor and put 4 foot legs on it. I did test lift and let me tell you, it was scary when that stand was 4 feet off the ground. It made the tractor very unstable.
The top of the base comes apart from the legs. Either I will build, lay over, put legs on and lean over with winch or set in place and install prebuilt walls & roof
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