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Old 09-18-2005, 09:27 PM
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Anyone trying these things out? I bought one, seems to work really good on the bugs. I am not convinced it is oderless though!
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Old 09-19-2005, 06:33 AM
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Great product
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Old 09-19-2005, 07:15 AM
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I turkey hunted with a friend this Spring, and he used a Thermacell. It absolutely saved us from mosquito's. I'm with you on the odorless thing, though. They say they are, but I'm not sure.
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Old 09-19-2005, 07:26 AM
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Ditto. Tried one out last week hunting and worked great. I could smell it though so I don't think it is odorless.
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Old 09-19-2005, 08:29 AM
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I won't go hunting early season without mine. After about 15 minutes, you won't have any problems with flies or mosquitos. It does have a slight butane smell to it but if you are in a stand, it is high enough that the deer won't smell it. Just remember to lay it flat or you will melt the plastic housing. I put mine on my climber's base against the tree. I think I will rig up something with velcro.
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Old 09-19-2005, 08:30 AM
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Mine works fabulous
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Old 09-19-2005, 08:53 AM
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I bought one two weeks ago after reading some posts on this sight. I used it twice sitting in my stand tree stand while scouting at a spot that I use when the weather turns cold because of all the mosquitoes. I didn’t see or hear a single mosquito or black fly in 2 hours on stand. Well worth the small price tag.
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Old 09-19-2005, 07:33 PM
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Good product .....use it for more than hunting
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Old 09-19-2005, 07:40 PM
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I put mine outside under the lights a few weeks ago and had NO mosquitos within a few min. of turning it on. Worth it's weight in gold to me.

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Old 09-19-2005, 08:10 PM
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i had been debating on whether or not to buy one and finally did and i'm so happy i did. i used it hog hunting in a swamp where there were enough skeeters to carry me off. i got bitten a few times before it kicked in but after that it was great. i love it!!!!
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