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#6915669 - 10/10/17 12:53 PM Hang on tree stand?
B Razorback Offline
Tracker

Registered: 08/26/12
Posts: 773
Loc: University of Arkansas
Been trying to find one for awhile but everything is so expensive. Amazon has a Hawk Combat hang-on tree stand on sale for $90. It seems like a durable tree stand but I thought I'd ask y'all first. I hunt public land east of Fayetteville, Arkansas and I'm tired of sitting on the ground so I had to look for a tree stand. Any help/recommendations help! Thanks
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#6916084 - 10/10/17 08:06 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
FoxTrot Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/03/07
Posts: 7139
Loc: West
Just remember, you get what you pay for. I like the Muddy Outfitter. Lone Wolf makes a light weight portable stand.
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#6916145 - 10/10/17 08:55 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
kmon1 Online   content
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Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 22395
Loc: Texas
I look for a stand with enough seat I have a little wiggle room on, not one my skinny back side more than covers. If you are uncomfortable then you will fidget and move more meaning more chance of being busted.

I also want one that can be adjusted to fit my legs for seat height.

Comfort goes a long way in being able to sit there for hours. I prefer climbing stands if there are trees available to use them in because ones from Ol`man and Summit can be very comfortable and with a climber you set the leg height exactly where you want it.
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#6919345 - 10/13/17 01:22 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
swampthang Offline
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Registered: 09/03/04
Posts: 519
Loc: DFW
I strongly suggest you get one that has the "sling" style seat. The solid style seats I found to be VERY uncomfortable.Doesn't matter how much padding/foam I added my butt still got sore after a short while. I do all day sits so a comfortable seat is a must.

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#6920137 - 10/14/17 09:05 AM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: FoxTrot]
sqiggy Offline


Registered: 07/13/09
Posts: 1992
Loc: Franklin, Tx Hunt in Panola ...
Originally Posted By: FoxTrot
Just remember, you get what you pay for.
Not always.
I bought a Rivers Edge aluminum lock on from Sportsmanguide a few years back for $60 bucks. Granted, it was a clearance sale item, but it's the best stand I ever sat in.

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#6920250 - 10/14/17 11:26 AM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
Pappybear Offline
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Registered: 10/21/16
Posts: 117
Loc: Crowell, TX
I’ve had a bunch of hang on stands over the years. The best one to date is the Summit Legend. Big, sturdy, comfortable and easy to hang. Bought two from a Cabela’s when they were on sale for $69 each.
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#6921337 - 10/15/17 03:16 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: sqiggy]
FoxTrot Offline
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Registered: 10/03/07
Posts: 7139
Loc: West
Originally Posted By: sqiggy
Originally Posted By: FoxTrot
Just remember, you get what you pay for.
Not always.
I bought a Rivers Edge aluminum lock on from Sportsmanguide a few years back for $60 bucks. Granted, it was a clearance sale item, but it's the best stand I ever sat in.

I disagree. I can promise it isn't nearly as comfortable as my $300 woodsie
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#6931624 - 10/24/17 01:08 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: FoxTrot]
D'hanis Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 09/28/17
Posts: 117
Originally Posted By: FoxTrot
Just remember, you get what you pay for. I like the Muddy Outfitter. Lone Wolf makes a light weight portable stand.


Good point here. I picked up a game winner hang on at Academy for real cheap and while it works... damn those long sits are uncomfortable

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#6934823 - 10/26/17 02:08 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
SwampyMarsh Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 03/24/14
Posts: 49
Loc: DFW
I've got a Summit Viper SD climbing stand for sale. Brand new never been in a tree. $200

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#6938403 - 10/29/17 08:02 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
Unpredictable Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/24/17
Posts: 10
Loc: Seabrook, TX
I picked up a Timberline hang on from Dicks. It was on sale for $64.99. I usually use my Summit climbing stand but got this for areas where I can't use my climber. Haven't hunted out of it yet but did set it up at ground level. It seem to be a pretty decent stand. The platform and seat is adjustable which is a feature that I like.

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#6939843 - 10/30/17 03:54 PM Re: Hang on tree stand? [Re: B Razorback]
SwampyMarsh Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 03/24/14
Posts: 49
Loc: DFW
Amazon has the guide gear hang on stand for $32 includes shipping. Must be decent because it has 4 star reviews with over 100 reviews. I bought a couple and won't be butt hurt if they get stolen at that price

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