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Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill #8217454 03/28/21 01:11 PM
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Looking for some feedback on these units. I’m in the market for new feeders and wanting to see if anyone has used these. [Linked Image]

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8217498 03/28/21 02:14 PM
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I have a couple and I’m happy with them.

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8217679 03/28/21 04:57 PM
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That’s a great looking feeder

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8217773 03/28/21 07:31 PM
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How much money?


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I seen them for 399.99 a couple different places online.

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8218350 03/29/21 04:32 AM
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Looks really similar to the Academy brand, which I have 3 of. Those varmint cages suck and most of the corn ends up dropping straight down or right at the legs. I would get a Buccee's or one of the newer Academy brand with the varmint plates.

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Originally Posted by DocHorton
Looks really similar to the Academy brand, which I have 3 of. Those varmint cages suck and most of the corn ends up dropping straight down or right at the legs. I would get a Buccee's or one of the newer Academy brand with the varmint plates.


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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: DocHorton] #8219729 03/30/21 12:27 PM
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Thank you guys for the infor. that helps a lot.

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8221099 03/31/21 05:38 PM
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That design with with caging around the spinner is not nearly as performant as the similiar models you see with the sandwiched plates and no cage.

The Buc-ee's feeder is about the same price/capacity and uses the twin plates.

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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: CharlieCTx] #8221533 04/01/21 12:14 AM
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Originally Posted by CharlieCTx
That design with with caging around the spinner is not nearly as performant as the similiar models you see with the sandwiched plates and no cage.

The Buc-ee's feeder is about the same price/capacity and uses the twin plates.

Charlie

Only bad thing I've noticed with the plates is they are so quiet the only way I know when they go off is if I see the corn dust cloud!


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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Jimbo1] #8222088 04/01/21 02:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Jimbo1
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That design with with caging around the spinner is not nearly as performant as the similiar models you see with the sandwiched plates and no cage.

The Buc-ee's feeder is about the same price/capacity and uses the twin plates.

Charlie

Only bad thing I've noticed with the plates is they are so quiet the only way I know when they go off is if I see the corn dust cloud!

Have to open the windows on your blind!!!! Just kidding. My 12v motors make a good amount of noise when they go off between the two plates.

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8222700 04/01/21 10:24 PM
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Ha! Feeder is 100 yards away, 12vt Ramball built, 3-4 yo, haven't heard it once from the blind (windows open). I also have another pig feeder 45 yards away, 12vt All Seasons, rarely hear it either.


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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Tkshunting] #8223952 04/03/21 02:39 AM
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Who cares if you can hear it or not .

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Originally Posted by booskay
Who cares if you can hear it or not .

Animals hearing it is the dinner bell ringing..... 2cents

You should be able to mount a couple small “cow bells” that you see in stores around Christmas time. Just hang them a couple inches away from the plate. They won’t deflect very much corn but will still sound the dinner bell....


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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: SnakeWrangler] #8224513 04/03/21 08:47 PM
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Originally Posted by SnakeWrangler
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Who cares if you can hear it or not .

Animals hearing it is the dinner bell ringing..... 2cents

You should be able to mount a couple small “cow bells” that you see in stores around Christmas time. Just hang them a couple inches away from the plate. They won’t deflect very much corn but will still sound the dinner bell....

That's a neat idea. Thanks


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Originally Posted by booskay
Who cares if you can hear it or not .

Obviously I care. Who cares if You don't care!


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Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: Jimbo1] #8225853 04/05/21 01:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Jimbo1
Originally Posted by booskay
Who cares if you can hear it or not .

Obviously I care. Who cares if You don't care!

LOL..


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I like hearing my feeders go off. Helps me know if there is something wrong with them or not.


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Originally Posted by BigDad
I like hearing my feeders go off. Helps me know if there is something wrong with them or not.

Exactly!


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Originally Posted by Jimbo1
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I like hearing my feeders go off. Helps me know if there is something wrong with them or not.

Exactly!

X2....


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Originally Posted by Mr. T.
Originally Posted by Jimbo1
Originally Posted by BigDad
I like hearing my feeders go off. Helps me know if there is something wrong with them or not.

Exactly!

X2....


you guys need to replace the batteries on your hearing aids

or get new ones

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I, too, like to hear the feeders go off and I can hear a mouse pissing on cotton

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I don't care if I can hear the feeder, but the deer sure like hearing it go off...

Re: Boss Buck 600lbs. Stand & Fill [Re: CharlieCTx] #8243514 04/20/21 05:30 PM
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Originally Posted by CharlieCTx
That design with with caging around the spinner is not nearly as performant as the similiar models you see with the sandwiched plates and no cage.

The Buc-ee's feeder is about the same price/capacity and uses the twin plates.

Charlie

I have one that Charlies talking about, did very good, its in my back yard now


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Originally Posted by Jimbo1
Originally Posted by BigDad
I like hearing my feeders go off. Helps me know if there is something wrong with them or not.

Exactly!


plus it wakes me up!!!!





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