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#7006629 - 12/22/17 01:44 AM Best option for blind material?
b00stin4 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 08/18/11
Posts: 45
Put together a pvc blind (fairly easy to move, take down and setup)
Previously I have always used chicken wire and reeds to fill in more permanent blinds
I was going to do something like this for the pvc setup
But looking at the sheets of duck weed stuff they sell would get pretty expensive
Looking for a cheaper alternative
I'm not sure how well actual reeds will hold up if it gets moved much


Edited by b00stin4 (12/22/17 01:44 AM)

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#7006635 - 12/22/17 03:31 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
aggiemarksman Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 12/14/16
Posts: 5
i buy the cheap walmart camo netting, thread the pvc about three feet apart and thread the gaps with river cane.

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#7006830 - 12/22/17 07:56 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
john paul Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 12/19/09
Posts: 1234
Loc: beaumont
Don't waste your time with PVC. Get some 14 gauge square tubing and weld your own panel blind. We built 6- 7' panels and 2 end panels and covered them welded wire fence with fast grass on top of that. Then wove bungee cord through the fast grass to stick natural cover in the blind. Total cost was probably $350 and it should last us forever. The panels attach with pins. If you think it's something you may want to do let me know and I will post some more detailed pictures.



I just noticed you already built the pvc blind. Sorry. Offer stands for anyone else who may want to build one.


Edited by john paul (12/22/17 07:58 AM)
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#7006858 - 12/22/17 08:07 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
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Woodsman

Registered: 03/03/16
Posts: 148
Loc: Jersey Village
If anyone is looking for 4x4 grass sheets I have a few dozen I'm looking to get rid of.

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#7007950 - 12/22/17 06:57 PM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: kman2017]
justinxxxz Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 05/07/14
Posts: 24
Loc: Houston
Originally Posted By: kman2017
If anyone is looking for 4x4 grass sheets I have a few dozen I'm looking to get rid of.


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#7009887 - 12/24/17 10:23 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
Hopedale Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/12/07
Posts: 6088
Loc: Central Texas
I like what Guy did his boat with the large roll of burlap and grass.

http://texashuntingforum.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/topics/6938038/1
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#7011432 - 12/25/17 07:35 PM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
Greekangler Offline
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Registered: 09/05/04
Posts: 1738
Loc: North Tejas
I buy bamboo rolls. Check them out. Hold up for years. Add cedar and your done.
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#7011682 - 12/26/17 06:18 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
Pintail711 Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 09/18/16
Posts: 237
Loc: Longview, TX
cedar and river cane.

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#7012008 - 12/26/17 11:21 AM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
Triple7 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 03/06/13
Posts: 252
I like Burlap myself. Once it gets a little wear, it looks good.

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#7012238 - 12/26/17 02:36 PM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: b00stin4]
Danno Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 09/24/07
Posts: 346
Loc: Euless TX
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#7014111 - 12/27/17 10:15 PM Re: Best option for blind material? [Re: john paul]
b00stin4 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 08/18/11
Posts: 45
We have bigger permanent blind we use but the pond I typically hunt is about 20 acres so k was looking for an easy moveable option for the opposite end of the lake or even take to public lands at times
I would be interested in the material used to cover that blind though

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