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#6358345 - 07/05/16 01:19 AM pipe feeders
cheasapeake Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 05/17/11
Posts: 124
Loc: friendswood
Looking for options on pipe feeders. If you have a main spin feeder are pipe feeders worth the effort when they may only be a few hundred yards from the main feeder. I know a lot of people make there own and some you can buy. Any options on which style works the best? I'm hunting the woods were you don't see deer coming for a long ways away , so maybe Its best to have as many feeding areas as you can get. Any options?

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#6358364 - 07/05/16 05:17 AM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
Dave Davidson Online   content
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Registered: 06/24/06
Posts: 4389
Loc: Hurst, Tx
I've built quite a few from both PVC and wire. I sometimes use them along with spin feeders. If you use a pipe one, be sure and put a lid on it.
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#6358491 - 07/05/16 08:28 AM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
lms Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 11/27/15
Posts: 177
Loc: Blooming Grove TX
You tend to feed a lot of coons with pipe feeders.

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#6358626 - 07/05/16 10:06 AM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
cheasapeake Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 05/17/11
Posts: 124
Loc: friendswood
will deer come to pipe feeders or just go and hit the spin feeder? Any benefit to have one when you have a spin feeder running?

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#6358633 - 07/05/16 10:09 AM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
Russ79 Online   content
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/04/09
Posts: 422
Loc: Nacogdoches, Tx
IMHO, the more feeders you have out, of any kind, tends to dilute the deer sightings. If you are hunting a spin feeder you want them to come to it. If you put out several pipe feeders, because they are basically a free choice feeder, the will eat at those until they are full and move on and may not come to your spin feeder.

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#6358635 - 07/05/16 10:10 AM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
rickym Online   content
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Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 4761
Loc: texas
I have a pig pipe that lays on the ground chained to a t post, the hogs haven't touched it but the deer use it everyday

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#6363718 - 07/09/16 02:41 PM Re: pipe feeders [Re: cheasapeake]
colt45 Online   content
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Registered: 08/19/06
Posts: 6176
Loc: bastrop county
I have been thinking of putting a couple pipes outside the feeder pen, hoping to get a shot a the hogs
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