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Old 05-10-2008, 02:28 PM
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I am considering buying my first IR Cam I really like the moultrie I40 but the local sporting goods store has a couple clearance stealth cam IR's for half the price just wondering if they are decent or not.
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Old 05-10-2008, 03:54 PM
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I dont know about steath, but I've had an I40 for about a month now and I can pretty much promise that you will be happy with it. They are well worth the price.
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Old 05-10-2008, 09:36 PM
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Do you like buying batteries? I own a stealth I-450 (with a back up rechargable battery) and a moultrie m-40 and I use twice the amount of batteries in the stealth than I do in the Moultrie.

An example: I put out my camera's a month ago, I checked them this last week and the Stealth died within 2 weeks and the Moultrie had 83% battery available. The Moultrie had 200 + pictures on it (mostly at night) and the Stealth had less than 100. I had to send the Stealth back to the factory because it would not take pictures after sitting for a while, they replaced it no problem. The only issue that I have with my moultrie is that I get a ton of black outs at night like the flash is not going off. I need to update the software to make sure that is not the issue but, I learned my lesson when it comes to buying camera's Stick with what has always worked for you.

I would love to get my hads on a Moultrie 3.1 (the older models)
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Old 05-11-2008, 08:12 AM
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Thanks fellas,
OKbow I saw some of your pics in earlier posts they look good keep em coming.

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Old 05-11-2008, 05:47 PM
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I have never owned a Moultrie, but the Stealth Camera I have works pretty good. I use the 12 volt battery system and they last for about three months. The only thing I don't like about the Stealth is during the extreme cold it likes to freeze up.
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Old 05-11-2008, 06:50 PM
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I have a stealth cam thats 3 yeras old now and i loved it, the only problem was that the batteries (AA) were dead in a night cuz of all the pictures which were only like 80 a night or so... Also the time to tkae the picture after the deer walks by it is to slow, the pictures do come clear though..
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Old 05-11-2008, 08:19 PM
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if you can stomach paying for the i40 - then do it. Your 'cost of ownership' will be higher with the stealth. I have 2 stealth i450's and i'm happy with them, but I definitely wish I had spent the money on moultries.
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Old 05-12-2008, 10:03 AM
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Stealth has a ton of new cameras out this year in the Cabelas archery mag, i recommend you go check them out.
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