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ScottND

Anyone know of someone in the area that is good at welding and building stuff? I've got my own welder and can use it but I'm lazy and busy fishing blush.gifsmirk.gif

I've got an old camper converted to a fish house and want to put crank up wheels on it. I also have a Boss plow mount that's cracked.

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shae1986

Scott

There are some over here in Ulen. He has a place at a shot North of Ulen, if you want more information on it just let me know and i can get you his phone number and other info that you would need.

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Dahitman44

Scott --

Tried to call you back and kept losing you. I would call Tony's Repair just north of Hawley on 33. He does a little of everything and he has fixed my fishouse a couple of times. Tell him I sent you.

Also -- ask him if he dumped his "Old Mill" habit for Coors Light yet. cool.gif

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onemagnum

Try Otto's Welding in south Moorhead.

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Anylakeanytime

There is a guy near Vergas that is good and CHEAP! I bought a boat lift from him that lifts my Pro V 1900 and paid $150 (he has more!). He also has docks and other misc. stuff. Now back to the question... he owns and operates a welding business. The name of the company is Northland something... Fabrication? Anyway, I would definitely check him out. He has the welder on the truck, so there would be no hauling involved.

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shae1986

hey anylake

How do you know the people by vergas,

The only reason i ask is bc we got a lake place on Long Lake there.

A. Shae

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Anylakeanytime

Sorry this took so long to respond... I have been busy lately mad.gif There are a few ways I have come to know a few people in the area. We rented a cabin on Star this past summer... and I have an aunt and uncle that live about 5 miles from Vergas. My uncle actually found this welder on Swap and Shop grin.gif The ol' uncle is a Swap and Shop junkie and loves to call in. I told him that I was looking for a boat lift and the next thing I know I got one for dirt cheap.

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