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#6975833 - 11/28/17 09:08 PM Game camera mounting
ChanceHuiet Offline
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Registered: 01/23/08
Posts: 149
How is everyone mounting their cameras? I've got one of mine on a small mesquite about the size of a man's thigh with the top cut out and I'm getting way to many pictures of nothing. I have the camera sensitivity turned to low and it doesn't seem like the Bush moves around much by hand but apparently it does. I'm assuming I need to move it to a t-post to limit the pics of nothing but landscape? Anyone have any other tricks. This is my first year using a trail cam so don't kill me to bad.

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#6978422 - 12/01/17 02:21 AM Re: Game camera mounting [Re: ChanceHuiet]
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Registered: 09/17/09
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Loc: Denton, Tx., USA
Your camera could be getting trigger by tall weeds blowing in the wind or a bird flying by. If the trail camera's trigger speed is not fast enough you will never see the birds.
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#6980971 - 12/03/17 11:47 AM Re: Game camera mounting [Re: ChanceHuiet]
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Registered: 07/13/09
Posts: 41
Loc: Texas
I weld 1/4" steel to a T post and bolt a steel security case to it. Can be put anywhere!
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#6981260 - 12/03/17 04:50 PM Re: Game camera mounting [Re: ChanceHuiet]
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Registered: 05/04/15
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Loc: Denton County
Mounted plywood to T-post with U bolts. Mounted plywood to tree with screws and shims. Always used weed eater on all grasses in front of camera, trim brush back at least 30-40 feet out front. Don't mount it too high like to keep mine about waist high.

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#6981851 - 12/04/17 07:57 AM Re: Game camera mounting [Re: ChanceHuiet]
Single Shot Offline
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Registered: 02/12/16
Posts: 143
Loc: Conroe, TX

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#6987953 - 12/08/17 01:51 AM Re: Game camera mounting [Re: ChanceHuiet]
KeithTT Offline
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Registered: 02/15/10
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Loc: fort worth TX
T mate
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