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#6605011 - 12/27/16 09:42 PM UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind
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Been looking at utvs snd wanted to get opinions on what you have or have seen others use.

I see a lot recommend polaris ranger but there seems to be a lot of different ones so if you recommend them, which one?

Been looking at gators as well but doesnt seem they get used for hunting much.

I mainly want one that is reliable and trouble free as possible that can get me through flooded rice fields, dirt roads and out to pastures for quail hunting.
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#6605021 - 12/27/16 09:54 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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Take a look at the Kawasaki Mule Pro FXT. I believe it's the best on the market.
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#6605025 - 12/27/16 09:56 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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We run 3 Polaris ranger Crew 900's. For what we use them for I wouldn't trade them for anything.
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#6605191 - 12/28/16 06:52 AM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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Registered: 02/27/13
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Loc: Coastal Prairie Tx
Polaris 6x6 I have 2 a 2006 and a new 2016, you get one stuck your stuck all day. They have a 4yr warranty you can get that starts after the factory waranty ends, basically bumper to bumper belts battery and tires not included. 50 $ deductible


Edited by Imaguide (12/28/16 06:57 AM)

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#6605242 - 12/28/16 07:52 AM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: Imaguide]
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Originally Posted By: Imaguide
Polaris 6x6 I have 2 a 2006 and a new 2016, you get one stuck your stuck all day. They have a 4yr warranty you can get that starts after the factory waranty ends, basically bumper to bumper belts battery and tires not included. 50 $ deductible


I had a Ranger 6 by 6 and wore it smooth out. I switched to a Ranger 4 by 4 CRew 900. It can't do what the 6 wheeler could do and vice versa. I can carry 5 men, gear and a dog with absolute comfort. On the other hand my 6 wheeler did not have that big of a payload capability. When you pointed where it should go, it would go. For two people and a dog that 6 by was the best dern transportation I ever had. The 4 by is nice, quiet ect but every now and again I miss the "I can go anywhere" attitude of the 6 by.
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#6605588 - 12/28/16 12:32 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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You can't beat a 610 Mule

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#6605675 - 12/28/16 01:27 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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#6605682 - 12/28/16 01:31 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: sallysue]
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Registered: 09/22/11
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Originally Posted By: sallysue
You can't beat a 610 Mule


For a flooded rice field you can..

Id go with something liquid cooled and lots of low end power and ground clearance... if you don't need a crew don't get it..

Trouble free running anything in that type of mud/water is gona be a mouthful... keep it clean... after every job like that it needst to be maintained... wheel bearings and cvts will go out on you
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#6605717 - 12/28/16 01:55 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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I second the Pro-FXT
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#6605732 - 12/28/16 02:06 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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#6605772 - 12/28/16 02:40 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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Registered: 09/22/11
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Id honestly go with one of the larger CC Utv like Ranger or Yamaha or a torquey diesel
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#6605802 - 12/28/16 03:06 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
Gacman Offline
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Registered: 09/30/08
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Our Ranger crew is dependable. We have had it 4 years. I agree that if you don't need a crew, then go with the single cab.

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#6605823 - 12/28/16 03:17 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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We have a Kawasaki Teryx (wife's choice) but if it were mine I would have a Kawasaki Mule PRO FXT
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#6605829 - 12/28/16 03:25 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
brent99 Offline
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Registered: 08/28/12
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Loc: Midlothian, TX
Anyone have experience with the Mahindra UTVs? I saw a couple of my local dealership and they looked nice; however, I only have experience with Polaris.

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#6605981 - 12/28/16 05:34 PM Re: UTV - which one gets you to and from the blind [Re: MS1454]
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Flooded rice fields - air boat, or one of those that has 6 or 8 wheels and floats.

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