Car in a lake

There is something to be said about these new Fishfinders with down and side imaging and what not. People are finding all sorts of stuff, including vehicles, planes and even helping authorities with searching for dead bodies. Imagine what the future can bring. Check out this video from TinBoats member deckedoutjonboats to see what he found. I love this stuff!… ...Read More

2018 Pro Team 175 TXW Aluminum Bass Boat

Check out this video of the 2018 Pro Team 175 TXW Aluminum Bass Boat. I have always been a big fan of Tracker boats. Every year I would wait patiently for the new BassPro Catalog to be delivered. I would flip through all the boats and dream of one day owning one. My cousin had a 16 footer, and that boat was a beast. 2018 Pro Team 175 TXW Aluminum Bass Boat America’s… ...Read More

Jon Boat to Bass Boat Conversion

If you are looking to do a Jon boat to bass boat conversion and do not know where to begin, look no further. There is nothing more satisfying than taking an empty shell boat and making it your own custom boat. Grab a drink and park yourself in front of the screen and watch this series of videos from Decked out Jon Boats on Youtube. Make sure to subscribe to the youtube… ...Read More

Crestliner Fish Hawk

Check out this quick walk-thru of the Crestliner Fish Hawk. I was a die hard bass boat only type of guy, but to be honest, I am leaning towards a multi-species boat. This boat fits the bill as to what I would want in a multi-species boat. Crestliner Fish Hawk What I Like: Huge Bow Casting Platform Roomy Cockpit (This is Huge for me) SureMount Gunnel accessory system… ...Read More

Jet Jon Build

TinBoats has some seriously talented forum members who do wonders on their boats. TinBoats member SC Designs did a Jet Jon build out of a 16/48 Track with a 145 HP jet ski motor. Insane? YES!  Awesome? YES! Never heard of the concept of the “Jet Jon”? Basically what you do is you take a tin boat and you marry it to a jet ski motor. Crazy right?  I love this… ...Read More

Lowrance Hook2

I think the Lowrance Hook2 might find itself on my boat. To be honest, I don’t want to spend allot of coin on a fishfinder. Secondly and more importantly I don’t want to spend hours learning how to use it. That’s my biggest turn-off about buying all these feature rich electronics. I just want to turn the unit on and have it work automatically.… ...Read More