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  1. CA Birdman replied to the thread 2018 blinds.

    Note to self - no ducks in Willows or is it CA?:l:dv:sp Lots of goose experts or goose whisperers now. Good thing I don't walk on...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 8:51 PM
  2. CA Birdman replied to the thread Ear muffs.

    Making us deaf is why you go to electronic.

    Feb 21, 2018 at 6:47 PM
  3. CA Birdman replied to the thread Ear muffs.

    There are several companies that make electronic ear plugs. ESP, Soundear, Axil, and others. I went with Soundgear which is made by...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 12:22 PM
  4. CA Birdman replied to the thread Blind Leases 2018/2019 Season.

    There are no ducks in CA.

    Feb 21, 2018 at 9:13 AM
  5. CA Birdman replied to the thread Dogs, after the season..

    I think marking and handling is just a given when do a training session. As I live in City, a typical first light training session at...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 12:54 AM
  6. CA Birdman replied to the thread Ear muffs.

    Yes using custom molded electronic ear plugs which have hearing enhancement as well and have digitial noise cutoff. It is night and...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 10:07 PM
  7. CA Birdman replied to the thread Does anyone know any info on the SX Snow Goose Full Bodies.

    They basically are priced consistent with Avian, don't look real different from Avians - 10 to box versus a dozen. Warehouse is...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 7:37 PM
  8. CA Birdman replied to the thread 2018 blinds.

    But believe you have to write a check to burn as well to Air quality. Yes burnt rice fields were easy to walk unless it wasn't a good burn.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 7:26 PM
  9. CA Birdman replied to the thread Patterning a shot gun?.

    Put an open choke in your gun and go shoot it at 15 yards and see the size of your pattern. It is not very big. Look at it in...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:26 PM
  10. CA Birdman replied to the thread Patterning a shot gun?.

    And how is good form learned if he doesn't have it currently. That is why my original suggestion was consider a shooting lesson but...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 11:11 AM
  11. CA Birdman replied to the thread Ear muffs.

    On a raw rating foam earplugs did rate higher sound blocking. I have used what local company makes hocks noisebreaker which limits...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 11:07 AM
  12. CA Birdman replied to the thread 2018 blinds.

    Spring rains and rice prices were terrible so on marginal fields farmers took crop insurance.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:47 AM
  13. CA Birdman replied to the thread Just another flocked decoy debate.....

    I put my best decoys at the edge of the kill hole and work out from there. So in this case, the flocked would be what the geese are...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:45 AM
  14. CA Birdman replied to the thread 2018 blinds.

    During season I think food is sufficient at the current time. I think the norm is later migrations of ducks that don't migrate based...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 11:51 PM
  15. CA Birdman replied to the thread Dogs, after the season..

    Mine missed all but last 15 days of season after TPLO surgery. Little over 3 months with no training and then even when Dr. cleared...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 8:27 PM