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This is a 8'x20' modular pontoon boat I designed, made from 12" PVC watermain pipe. The PVC pontoons are filled with spray foam (optional)for extra buoyancy. The deck is five 4'x8' sections made from treated 2x6 lumber. The decks are fastened by ready rod that can be bent into U-bolts fairly easily. The ready rod is then insulated with PVC conduit to prevent chafing of the pontoons. The deck sections are bolted to each other using 3 Stainless steel bolts per section to keep it from flexing…

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As drawn, it is a little less than 8 feet long and is 4 feet wide. It easily breaks down into four hull modules that are each one foot square by 4 feet long. The deck is composed of 2 sections, each 3 feet by 4 feet wide, and only 2 inches thick. Once assembled, the primary means of propulsion is with oars, or paddles, but a trolling motor is easily adapted to the boat for leisurely cruising, at around 4 MPH.

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The mini mill attaches to your chain saw to convert log into timber or lumber. Perfect for projects around the house!