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Blind Chair Question #8311789 07/03/21 11:38 PM
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So I know a lot of us use office chairs in blinds. My question is, if it’s going to be a duel use blind (bow and gun), do I find chairs w/o arms?
I’m thinking so, but just wanted thoughts.

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Go to the State Surplus Store. 6506 Bolm Rd. Austin. I was looking for 8 and bought all 9. They asked 10.00 each and I got them for 5.50 each. They will have more chairs etc than you can say grace over.


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Originally Posted by Frio Town
Go to the State Surplus Store. 6506 Bolm Rd. Austin. I was looking for 8 and bought all 9. They asked 10.00 each and I got them for 5.50 each. They will have more chairs etc than you can say grace over.


Thank!!!!

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Arms on the chair makes sitting in the blind so much more comfortable, and an office chair can swivel so if the arm does get in the way when drawing a bow you could slightly ease off the seat turn it slightly to get in position and then shoot the bow. I would go for chairs with arms almost every time if possible. Comfort makes the hunt last longer which means more time in stand which means more chance to see deer.

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Armed chair!


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In my blind I have two chairs, a comfy chair for long sitting and a swivel shooting chair when I get some action.
Yes I have a rug in a pop up blind

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I don't want a chair that is too comfortable -------- it makes me fall asleep and I miss opportunities at game.

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Originally Posted by Frio Town
Go to the State Surplus Store. 6506 Bolm Rd. Austin. I was looking for 8 and bought all 9. They asked 10.00 each and I got them for 5.50 each. They will have more chairs etc than you can say grace over.


I was looking for a second chair for each blind I have. Now if two people are in a blind they can decide who gets what. It's worked out fine thus far. I keep the 9th chair in my shop!!


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Best chair I ever had for rifle hunting was an old barber chair a lady was going to throw out. You talk about comfortable.

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Originally Posted by USMC89
Best chair I ever had for rifle hunting was an old barber chair a lady was going to throw out. You talk about comfortable.

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The Salvation Army on w28th Fort Worth had a bunch of office chairs years ago for 10$. Very comfortable chairs.


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My favorite deer blind chair.

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Re: Blind Chair Question [Re: MI Hunter] #8323987 07/17/21 10:18 PM
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You can buy office/gaming chairs with flip up arms.


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