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Old 07-13-2017, 10:40 PM
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Congrats, looking forward to hearing about it after some good works been done...

Good luck with er...

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Old 07-13-2017, 10:41 PM
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I piss pounded my stealth 720 today on a clay bottom covered in rocks. she still looks like new.

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Old 07-13-2017, 11:33 PM
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I like this scoop.

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Old 07-13-2017, 11:53 PM
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Looks like my t rex, should work in your freshwater lakes.Happy gold hunting!

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Old 07-14-2017, 12:07 AM
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Ok...the "we recommend buying a shovel handle" should have some fine print that's states "you're going to have to work it".

Cut off the taper.

Ash handle. $8.97 from Home Depot.

Had to sand the bugger down and then tap it home!

Need a stainless screw, for now I'm good. Need to make a trip to the big lake soon...

Happy hunting!

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Old 07-14-2017, 12:11 AM
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I rather my handle fit MY scoop, than one that is supposed to work on all scoops...

Looking good!

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Old 07-14-2017, 12:14 AM
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Originally Posted by Ice Scratcher View post
Congrats, looking forward to hearing about it after some good works been done...

Good luck with er...

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Thanks Ice. Appreciate the positive replies. We'll see how she holds up, won't get a ton of use really, so I'm optimistic. Emailed Whites inquiring about warranty today and will post that when I hear back. Just curious. This scoop seems quite solid.

Originally Posted by schmitzplumbing View post
I piss pounded my stealth 720 today on a clay bottom covered in rocks. she still looks like new.
Awesome man. Congrats!

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I like this scoop.

I'm not so sure that's going to fit, but thanks anyway (Twss)

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Looks like my t rex, should work in your freshwater lakes.Happy gold hunting!
Thanks Metal! Look forward to hearing info on the 5" rtg SS scoop and how you like it!

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Old 07-14-2017, 12:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Ice Scratcher View post
I rather my handle fit MY scoop, than one that is supposed to work on all scoops...

Looking good!

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Very good point!

Reminds me of the old joke;

What's a sea lion and Tupperware have in common...

They both like a tight seal

Thanks man!

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What kind of soda is that dogfishead????

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Old 07-14-2017, 04:33 PM
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What kind of soda is that dogfishead????
It's a brew man, decent one too

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I will take a scoop of butter pecan over that scoop howboutit Double dip

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Old 07-16-2017, 09:43 PM
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I will take a scoop of butter pecan over that scoop howboutit Double dip

Butter pecan? I can dig it!

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