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Old 10-25-2022, 04:20 PM   #1
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fixing to remodel flounder boat, where is best place to buy aluminum pipe and plate? Houston Area
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Old 10-25-2022, 04:23 PM   #2
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One of the guys that work for me goes to Metal Super Store I think is the name of it.

Sorry, Triple S steel

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Old 10-25-2022, 05:02 PM   #3
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Eastern metal supply
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Old 10-26-2022, 09:34 PM   #4
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Triple S will be hard to beat retail
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Old 10-26-2022, 10:07 PM   #5
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Triple s, Samuel, and Curtis are who use at work.
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Old 10-26-2022, 10:10 PM   #6
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Post a picture of it. Let's see what your working with. I'm catching quite a few flounder lately
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Old 10-27-2022, 11:54 AM   #7
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Old 11-02-2022, 09:46 PM   #8
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Just keep in mind not all aluminum pipe is bendable
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Old 11-06-2022, 08:16 PM   #9
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Old cut off. More to come
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Old 11-15-2022, 09:37 PM   #10
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Nice
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Old 12-03-2022, 09:45 PM   #11
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nice hopefully the the state does not add any more restrictions on them i worry they will take giggin away from us at some point
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Old 12-06-2022, 08:35 AM   #12
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Set Up for Bow Fishing as well.
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Old 12-06-2022, 08:55 AM   #13
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Triple S. Few doors down from my office. Look forward to status updates.
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Old 12-11-2022, 02:00 PM   #14
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Little progress
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Old 12-19-2022, 07:00 PM   #15
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Old 12-20-2022, 06:47 PM   #16
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Looking good! What size jon it that? 20'?
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Old 12-20-2022, 08:48 PM   #17
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Old 12-21-2022, 04:27 AM   #18
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1860 and 1870 make a perfect size flounder boat I have built 3 of them.
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Old 12-21-2022, 06:42 AM   #19
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I used to have an extra wide 16’ alweld. Bought a flounder rack front and back with Honda motor for $600 from shoal water in Port O’Conner. Retro’d that on there and gigged a lot of flounder out of that boat. Wish I still had it. Looks like your upgrade will be nice!
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