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    alright, here i go. im sixteen years old and for the summer i have bought a 14 foot boat with a 33 johnston, it runs great and everything but me and my buddys plan on doin alot of fishing this summer and i would like to build a live well, and not one out of like a cooler or something, i want to actually build this thing, im very good with my hands and can get help if needed. if anyone has any ideas on how to build a permenent livewell please let me know, any help would be greatly appreciated. thanks, landon

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    build a box, waterproof glass it to the very bottom of the boat, drill a hole thru the bottom. wa la a live well. but a cooler with aerator just as good.
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    ok thanks

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    if you really want to tackel the project and really make it spiffy.....in the book called runabout renovation by jim anderson....there is a diagrame that has detailed instructions...including an areator.

    congrats on buying the boat....

    may i suggest you take a safe boating course....we all do....and we keep taking more referesher courses.....

    have fun....be safe

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    show us pics of your project when you're done too. good luck!

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    Landon, welcome to the forum. we do have quite a few, teen members. fuzzywiggler, baconbiscut, bassboy1. and others.
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    O. ok thanks well ya I've took the safe boating course a couple times lol. And I will deffintly take pics and post them once I get this thing done. Thanks for the help

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