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#5469163 - 12/10/14 09:58 AM Pop Up Blind recommendations
twindad Offline

Registered: 05/30/09
Posts: 389
Loc: Hill Country, TX
Son is looking to upgrade his pop-up for Christmas. Any suggestions? He uses it to bow hunt and for turkey hunting in the spring. Looking at the Primos XXL and the Primos Blind Luck but open to any suggestions.

#5469362 - 12/10/14 11:23 AM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
BuckRage Offline
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Registered: 10/25/10
Posts: 20731
Might post this in the bow hunting section also.

#5469507 - 12/10/14 12:38 PM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
Texasrebel649 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 09/08/14
Posts: 327
Loc: Azle,TX
I have the Primos XXL and really like it. I use it to bow hunt and to rifle hunt out of. The windows are nice and big and give you plenty of options to set up. Also has plenty of room inside it also. I have had it for two seasons now and seems to be holding up well. I really don't have any complaints about it and if I was looking to buy another pop up would go with this again.
Life is about the choices YOU make...Good or Bad!

#5469583 - 12/10/14 01:23 PM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
deedeetaylor Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 05/05/10
Posts: 382
Loc: Ft. Worth, TX
I am using an Ameristep Ground Blind Care Taker with Floor from Academy...$100 bucks. Big windows; nice size; ok quality; ez to put up and down.
"The surest sign that there is intelligent life elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us."

#5474024 - 12/12/14 11:11 PM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
Pittstate Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/01/09
Posts: 5178
Popups are like game cameras.....everyone uses them differently and puts them through different situations. Hence, it pays to go with the best warranties if you are rough on your gear. If you take care of your stuff, which includes storing in climate controlled environment, you can go with the less expensive models.

#5477048 - 12/14/14 08:36 PM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
CharlieCTx Offline
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Registered: 05/27/13
Posts: 1715
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
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#5477762 - 12/15/14 02:03 AM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
TheCloudX Offline
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Registered: 01/02/10
Posts: 1602
Loc: Charlotte, NC
Killzone makes a pretty solid product. The prices are very reasonable and I've never had any issues with mine. This picture was taken a few years ago, never knew I was there.

#5478525 - 12/15/14 11:31 AM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
FoxTrot Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/03/07
Posts: 7252
Loc: Holland America
Best quality...Double Bull
Best warranty...Double Bull

I would spend the extra $ on a DB.

With that being said, I have a Cabelas Zonz 360. I havent sat in it 1 time so I can speak to performance. There have been 2 deer shot out of it this year by other lease members. It has held up in the weather/sun so for but I have owned it for 4 months.
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#5480357 - 12/16/14 06:52 AM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
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Registered: 08/27/12
Posts: 4023
Loc: Watauga, TX
Very happy with my ameristep bone collector. Me and my wife both fit very very comfortably in it. Big windows, easy up and down. I got it on sale at cabelas for $89. Paid $5 for a 1 year no questions asked warranty.
The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference. -George Washington

#5483965 - 12/17/14 03:19 PM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
Deadend Online   content
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Registered: 09/07/09
Posts: 2529
Loc: Mineola,TX
If you want the best get the double bull extra wide 300
You want a big pop up with Greta price and good blindlook up the ravage think it is by ameristep
Sportsmans guide carries it around 125
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#5490368 - 12/21/14 06:42 AM Re: Pop Up Blind recommendations [Re: twindad]
PhilR Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 11/20/06
Posts: 495
Loc: Wellington, Kansas
I switched to the Primos Double Bull Shack Attack this year.

Have two of them. I won't go back to the cheaper ground blinds.


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