Is there a 'Basket Boom' for the M boat?

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Is there a 'Basket Boom' for the M boat?

Post by BOAT » Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:36 am

Back in the 90's these things were really popular - some people called them 'Basket Booms':

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I would really like to get one for 'boat' but I can't find anything on the internet about it. Do they still make these? They were usually made from very lightweight fiberglass or composite materials and just attached to the bottom of the boom.

I can't fine anything on them anymore.

You think they are still available? You think they are a good idea?

(edit: I spelled "one" wrong")
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Re: Is there a 'Basket Boom' for the M boat?

Post by Tomfoolery » Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:21 am

What's it for? Is it like a plastic Stackpack?

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Re: Is there a 'Basket Boom' for the M boat?

Post by BOAT » Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:48 am

Tomfoolery wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:21 am
What's it for? Is it like a plastic Stackpack?
Yeah - sort of like that but with the boom bucket you don't need to deal with all the jack lines and crap.

Maybe i can make one out of canvas that will work without jack lines - my wife can sew pretty good - perhaps I will make one and show it here on the site and see if you guys like it.

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Re: Is there a 'Basket Boom' for the M boat?

Post by Jimmyt » Tue Feb 04, 2020 2:08 pm

Time to get your fiberglass Jones going! :D That would be a great glass project (once the itching stops).

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