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Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? #4460090 08/08/13 06:45 PM
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Ghillie Suit Link

With dove season fast approaching I am curious which brand of ghillie suit the THF hunters use? Let's hear what works for you.

Time is getting short to stock-up on everything we need for a succesful dove season. banana2


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: HOF] #4460141 08/08/13 06:58 PM
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I wear one similar to the one you linked when in my layout blind. I don't recall the brand, I got it at the surplus store. It came with a jacket, pants, and hat with mask. I don't really like the mask though, as it blocks my mouth and hinders my ability to use my dove call, so I usually just use face paint instead.

Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: cyphertext] #4460155 08/08/13 07:03 PM
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Mine simulates an electric high line.


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: Nogalus Prairie] #4460168 08/08/13 07:06 PM
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Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: Payne] #4460180 08/08/13 07:11 PM
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I like the Sunflower and Hay Grazer pattern with the Croton oil scent option. cheers


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: jeh7mmmag] #4460494 08/08/13 08:55 PM
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Do you really feel a full out ghillie suit just to hunt doves? I've been hunting doves 10+ years and I do just fine in camo T-shirt and blue jeans...

I mean I could MAYBE understand if you were in a layout or duck or goose hunting... But dove?

I would be more worried about heat exhaustion than a few dove seeing you.

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I just broke out in a sweat looking at that thing - 104 today and probably still in 90's on opening day.
Snake boots - camo shorts and shirt and that is too much! ninja

Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: Ntgrty] #4460520 08/08/13 09:02 PM
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White shirt, jeans, ball cap, and beer. All that's needed for dove......and shotgun can't forget that, even though I'd be fine with just the beer lol

Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: Cole P] #4460587 08/08/13 09:19 PM
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Originally Posted By: Cole P
Do you really feel a full out ghillie suit just to hunt doves? I've been hunting doves 10+ years and I do just fine in camo T-shirt and blue jeans...

I mean I could MAYBE understand if you were in a layout or duck or goose hunting... But dove?

I would be more worried about heat exhaustion than a few dove seeing you.


The Ghille may provide a tactical advantage.

If the dove
1) Do not see the hunter they will
2) Be more likely to land next to your mojo and,
3) Save shells by shooting them on the ground


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: HOF] #4460596 08/08/13 09:21 PM
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Ghillie suit (snicker).... it's WAAAAYYYY to hot in Texas for anything like that! My dove huntin ghillie suit is camo tee shirt (or maybe just a game vest) shorts and hiking boots.




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Originally Posted By: Payne
Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




I could spot those white socks at 1000 meters easily.




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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: RICK O'SHAY] #4460700 08/08/13 09:43 PM
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I just grow my chest and back hair out and go shirtless. Same net effect.


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: dkershen] #4460924 08/08/13 10:44 PM
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I've shot my limit of birds sitting on the tail-gait of my truck.

How's that for a tactical advantage?

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Originally Posted By: Cole P
I've shot my limit of birds sitting on the tail-gait of my truck.

How's that for a tactical advantage?

Tatical yes, illegal yes.


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Originally Posted By: Cole P
I've shot my limit of birds sitting on the tail-gait of my truck.

How's that for a tactical advantage?



X2 elbows leaning on a ice chest. Cold Beer, if the doves are really slow and young, I might pick up my shotgun. cheers

Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: RICK O'SHAY] #4460982 08/08/13 11:00 PM
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Originally Posted By: RICK O'SHAY
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Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




I could spot those white socks at 1000 meters easily.


Them aren't socks. They're ninja shoes. Waoaoahhninja

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Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




I could spot those white socks at 1000 meters easily.


Them aren't socks. They're ninja shoes. Waoaoahhninja


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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: ParkCountyElkDestroyer] #4461426 08/09/13 01:20 AM
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Nice shoes. Way to hot for the suit.

Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: BuckRage] #4461431 08/09/13 01:22 AM
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cheers


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Camo tee and what ever pants are clean. Oh, and a hat to keep my shiny bald head from getting sun burned. Although after seeing that super sweet bird suit i might switch to that.

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Re: Deluxe Ghillie Suit - Which type do you use for dove? [Re: Payne] #4461468 08/09/13 01:34 AM
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Originally Posted By: Payne
Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




pure awesome. This man has an open invite as long as he wears his suit. grin


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Originally Posted By: Payne
Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




crazy


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Something like this from BPS, you can catch them on sale sometimes.




pure awesome. This man has an open invite as long as he wears his suit. grin


If that's an invite ill take it!

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