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The new setup #8393549 09/22/21 03:54 AM
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Had a chance to finally get down to the deer camp. I was able to replace one of my ground blinds with a 14’ ladder stand. It says 18’ but I left a section off. 14’ was plenty for me. Even at that height I thought there was a woodpecker up there with me. I looked down and it was my knees knocking together eeks333 I got my feeder filled and decided to not put out a camera and see what comes out bow opener. I did add camo netting around the shooting rail and also zip tied a few limbs I trimmed out of the way to the stand. The last pic is a panoramic view I took from the stand of the whole area I’m hunting. Feeder is at 22 yards.


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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8393592 09/22/21 08:05 AM
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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8393628 09/22/21 11:39 AM
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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8393666 09/22/21 12:09 PM
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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8393738 09/22/21 01:35 PM
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Great looking setup!

Now show us a big buck down pics!


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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8393741 09/22/21 01:37 PM
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cheers Nothing is more gratifying than to scout, setup and then hunt a new spot/setup. Brings a whole new level of excitement and anticipation to opening day of the season.


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Originally Posted by stxranchman
cheers Nothing is more gratifying than to scout, setup and then hunt a new spot/setup. Brings a whole new level of excitement and anticipation to opening day of the season.


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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8394436 09/23/21 12:25 AM
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I like your new setup & need to do the same thing. On a new place this year & getting a late start.
Looks like someone mowed under all your trees too. Should making walking in easy & quiet opening morning.

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14' up @ 22 yds, make sure you take a few practice shots to see how high you hit vs your ground blind you had.

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Originally Posted by Woj
14' up @ 22 yds, make sure you take a few practice shots to see how high you hit vs your ground blind you had.


That’s my plan. I’m going to stand on the house and shoot at my block just to make sure. I was going to after I set the stand up, but ran out of time trying to get everything right.

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Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8397669 09/26/21 02:09 AM
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banana like! are you close to Ft, hood ? i know there are some good uns down there. used to have lake house on belton. good luck


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cheersNice setup.

Re: The new setup [Re: USMC89] #8399329 09/27/21 03:24 PM
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Good looking set up. I believe 14' is plenty high. Good luck and God bless.

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Looks like a fun place to sit. Good Luck!!!


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