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Good slate calls

Old 01-16-2003, 10:25 AM
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Default Good slate calls

im in the market for another slate call and would like to know some good ones to try?

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Old 01-16-2003, 11:13 AM
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Default RE: Good slate calls

Check out the Blodgett line of calls



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Old 01-16-2003, 04:18 PM
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Keep in mined rochelle, that a new striker or two will turn an old slate into a New call, most times you can get strikers cheeper then another slate. If that is the way you want to go I would change to a Aluminum or Glass...BT

I like them with Long Sharp Spurs....
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Old 01-16-2003, 04:27 PM
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Check out Cody calls. They may be one of the finest on the market!
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Old 01-17-2003, 10:17 AM
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Default RE: Good slate calls

I have to agree with BT. I had this one slate call that just sounded bad. When I got a new striker for a present the other year (wood wise hickory mystic stick) I do like I always do and pulled out all my calls to run the striker over. The "junk" slate turned into my favorite slate. The stiker made a world of difference. Every time I get a new striker I go through the same routine... I run the stiker over all my friction calls to see what works and what don't.

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Old 01-17-2003, 03:28 PM
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The Lohman thunderdome slate and aluminum calls have a good sound.
Ricky Joe Bishop, ain't the best at makin mouth calls. but he done a top notch job on the thunderdome calls.

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Old 01-18-2003, 09:15 AM
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I second Mr. Longbeards vote for the Blodgetts. They are perfect all around, nice to look at, easy to run, and versatile.

The Cody calls are OK, but I think they're a little too much like a production call for a company who claims to be &quot;custom&quot;.

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