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Need inexpensive timer #8054861 11/18/20 02:37 PM
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I have an old Sweeny feeder in my shed that I;m thinking about taking to the lease for a hog feeder. 12volt motor works great but I need a timer. Will this one work?

https://www.amazon.com/Highwild-Uni...eder+timer&qid=1605710204&sr=8-9


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Haven't had it in years but never spit any out.


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The timer posted will work, but for around $60 you could get The Timer.


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Have one that looks like that which is at least 7 years old. Good for the price.

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I have two feeders with the timer the OP mentioned. They came with the feeder. I suppose they are maybe 5 years old and still working fine. If and when they die, I’ll probably replace them with The Timer.


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Thanks y'all, I think i'll go ahead and order it


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Haven't had it in years but never spit any out.


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HCR in Burnet makes a good one as well. You can get one for around $45.

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Will work perfect for ya hogs bought one a few years ago for yard feeder and still going

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I have that same timer you linked Birddog, works great.


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That timer comes with several different brands on it, replaced the old analog timer in a 40+ year old Sweeney this year with one and it has not missed a beat. Have a few other feeders using that same timer and they work. Go for it


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Been thru many timer brands since I started hunting in 98. Have had The-Timer but they were more trouble than they are worth.

Bought Magnum Hunting Products timers & have never had any trouble from them since 2003. They work like they’re supposed to.


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I put that exact one on a couple of weeks ago and so far working great.

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