Wooden pontoon

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Project by Wood0z posted 07-10-2011 12:00 PM 2901 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wooden pontoon

Made from pine wooden crates.

Size: 2sqm’s by 500mm’s in depth

Pontoon is sitting on four chunks of foam blocks and I’ll never make another!

This was made 3 months ago.

-- RJC

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#1 posted 07-10-2011 03:59 PM

What is it for?

-- Steven

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#2 posted 07-10-2011 04:27 PM

Interesting, So whats it for? How long do you think the wood will last in the water. What did you use to seal it. Very interesting project you have posted.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 07-10-2011 04:28 PM

Looks like a floating dock for swimmers, looking at the water, they must be having the same high water
problems down under that we are having here. Looks like the Yellowstone River, too thin to plow and too
thick to drink. Unless he is Crocodile Dundee’s buddy, we may have to guess why he will not be making

-- As ever, Gus-the 79 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Dan Hux

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#4 posted 07-10-2011 08:26 PM

even if you didn’t like building it,, it looks cool, looks like it would be more fun to walk up to rather than swim out too, maybe its just my age.,, very nice none the less. Great Job

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#5 posted 07-10-2011 09:03 PM

What is it for?

pontooning of course!Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#6 posted 07-11-2011 12:45 AM

where is the motor nice job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#7 posted 07-11-2011 01:33 AM

What it is for you ask? Too climb on, jump off to go swimmimg or to sum bake on it!
Sealer wise it has some thought of coating on it, not sure what because the wood were wooden crates from USA…

-- RJC

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