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#5492240 - 12/22/14 06:32 AM Game cameras that text pics
shootlow Offline
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Registered: 12/21/09
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Loc: OdessaTX Zephyr Tx
Does any one use these? if so what kind and how good are they?
We are having a poacher/trespass problem at our ranch in Mills Co.
they are even hunting out of our blinds and leaving stuff in them.
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#5492392 - 12/22/14 08:07 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
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have one and it works great. You can also send it a text to make it take a picture.

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#5492505 - 12/22/14 08:58 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
outdoorsmen54 Offline
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Registered: 10/29/12
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Loc: Wise, Montague
I'm also interested in these. My questions are how easy are they to use? Also what's a good camera for the price?

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#5492534 - 12/22/14 09:12 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
shootlow Offline
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Which one do you have?
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#5492540 - 12/22/14 09:16 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
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PM JustWingem. He's pretty high-tech in this arena I think.

'Sorry you're having to deal with those sorry low-lifes. I assume you've alerted the game warden?
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#5492552 - 12/22/14 09:20 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
Hogman4127 Offline
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Covert Special Ops Code Black. I stopped using the texts due to a million racoon and hog pics. I set up a yahoo email and just have them sent there.

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#5492571 - 12/22/14 09:25 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
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Registered: 02/27/09
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Just make sure you have good service, or I don't think they'll work well?

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#5492683 - 12/22/14 10:02 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
SheepHunter Offline
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Just don't shoot a B&C buck using one.

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#5492722 - 12/22/14 10:21 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
shootlow Offline
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we haven't yet we just found out about it.
Im going in this Wed. and reposting some NO TRESPASS signs then letting the S.O. and G.W. know whats going on.
and putting locks on all the blinds
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#5495775 - 12/23/14 03:01 PM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
wtjim Offline
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Meet the GW and sign the consent form for them to be able to file charges on your behalf when you aren't present. Let him know you will be placing the cameras and the GW will usually give you their cell number for immediate contact to catch the poachers...

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#5496018 - 12/23/14 05:09 PM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
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I wanted one of these camera's but we got very bad reception on the lease, so I'm just having to wait and see whats been around once I get down there.
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#5496057 - 12/23/14 05:30 PM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
Texas Dan Offline
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Checked into them a few months ago. At the time, most of the models required service with AT&T through a partnership with the camera maker. Also, resolution of sent images was low only, making you wait until you accessed the memory card to view high-resolution photos.

Check on compatibility with available service providers before you buy. Otherwise you might end up with a camera that doesn't work with the only network in your area.
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#5500530 - 12/26/14 11:42 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
oldoak2000 Offline
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Loc: North Texas
MidwayUSA has Covert on sale for $100 off now:

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/449135/...=ProductFinding

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#5527435 - 01/08/15 08:38 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
n-all Offline
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Registered: 09/15/09
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Loc: Lovejoy Texas
I have a Covert Black Ops 3G..works great..my place is 230 miles away..bought it on Amazon..$299.00 free shipping..ATT service $15.00 monthly unlimited text or email..

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#5527879 - 01/08/15 11:42 AM Re: Game cameras that text pics [Re: shootlow]
wacorusty Offline
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Registered: 06/09/10
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Loc: Six Shooter Junction
I have a Covert as well. Signal ain't great and the pics are average, but I'd buy another one if I needed two. I've got cuddebacks on the other feeders and move this one around. This was taken couple days ago and emailed it me.


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