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#6504113 - 10/20/16 01:03 PM How High
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I was thinking of putting out a Redneck t-post feeder this weekend on a travel pinch point. My question is how high should I go up with it to encourage the deer to feed from it and discourage the hogs. I would like it to be unpenned, free choice unlike my other penned spincasters. Thanks.

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#6504128 - 10/20/16 01:10 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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Do you have cows?

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#6504133 - 10/20/16 01:10 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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Will wait till STX see's but isn't it 28"-32" AFF...
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#6504138 - 10/20/16 01:12 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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About 36-40 inches I think is good.
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#6504155 - 10/20/16 01:25 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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No cows in season...

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#6504179 - 10/20/16 01:39 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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Originally Posted By: DQ Kid
No cows in season...


Put it the same height as a protein feeder tube.

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#6504274 - 10/20/16 02:50 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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If deer can reach it, a hog can obliterate it.

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#6504299 - 10/20/16 02:59 PM Re: How High [Re: rifleman]
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Originally Posted By: rifleman
If deer can reach it, a hog can will obliterate it.


This.

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#6504336 - 10/20/16 03:21 PM Re: How High [Re: Rustler]
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Originally Posted By: Rustler
Originally Posted By: rifleman
If deer can reach it, a hog can will obliterate it.


This.


Yeah if I were you I would put some pig pipes out instead. up
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#6504362 - 10/20/16 03:37 PM Re: How High [Re: DQ Kid]
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hogs can reach what ever deer can.
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#6504385 - 10/20/16 03:46 PM Re: How High [Re: Rustler]
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Originally Posted By: Rustler
Originally Posted By: rifleman
If deer can reach it, a hog can will obliterate it.


This.


YES ^^^.....learned that this year....

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#6505113 - 10/21/16 07:46 AM Re: How High [Re: Archer Anthony]
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Originally Posted By: Archer Anthony
hogs can reach what ever deer can.

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