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#6286978 - 05/04/16 03:28 PM 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum
Antlerking87 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 04/29/16
Posts: 9
Hi everyone new to the forum, looking for so insight on a good hanging feeder the track of land I own is only 40 acres looking to feed year around to supplement the herd anyone have experience with this model

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#6287778 - 05/05/16 07:13 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
rickym Offline
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Registered: 06/14/15
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Loc: texas
Unless you live there your gonna need something bigger than a 5-6.5 gallon feeder
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#6288038 - 05/05/16 09:46 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
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It's 30 gallon...


A couple people used them at an old lease and seemed to work well. No real issues

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#6288101 - 05/05/16 10:29 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
Western Offline
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He can almost double the capacity with a 55 gal drum. That is what I use and I only have 15+ acres to hunt now. I have very light deer density, in fact my neighbor who also has 15 acres has a 55 feeder, yes, the deer make the rounds, but I still only get about 1-2 months of run time. On 40 acres I'd have a 55 gal just to avoid constant re-filling, if you throw a lot and have the deer to clean it up.

As far as the product, sorry I have never tried that one.
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#6289202 - 05/06/16 07:39 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
dgilbert Offline
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Cheap feeder, you get what you pay for.

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#6289480 - 05/06/16 11:13 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: dgilbert]
Antlerking87 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 04/29/16
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I've heard nothing but good things about the pro magnum, what do you recommend

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#6289505 - 05/06/16 11:26 AM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
rickym Offline
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Registered: 06/14/15
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I would recommend a 55gallon drum and an all seasons unit.
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#6289575 - 05/06/16 12:18 PM Re: 30 gallon Moultrie pro magnum [Re: Antlerking87]
Western Offline
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Originally Posted By: Antlerking87
I've heard nothing but good things about the pro magnum, what do you recommend


How much do you want to spend and are you willing to pay for quality/longevity?

What Rick posted above, or contact TXAg on here, I bought a 12v timer for the barrel I had from him and it is super. Here is one of his threads with his webpage link.

http://texashuntingforum.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/topics/5681333/Announcing_Weaverbilt_Feeders
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