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Old 03-10-2018, 06:23 PM   #1
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Default My new bow blind-Converted PotBelly deer stand.

I finished up my Potbelly conversion into a bow blind on a 5ft tower today.

Started with a call to Deerview windows a few weeks ago for a Horizontal Slider with the custom measurements I needed. Iím a big fan of Deerview and his window options.

I was a little nervous cutting out the front of the potbelly for the new bigger window but thank God it went good. Lol

I had two small tinted ďviewingĒ windows precut to fill in on the sides of the new window.

Itís going to be cool bow blind and Iím really excited about the gained vision Iíll have with this one.

Jeremy and I first started talking about trying to bowhunt out of these back in 2012. Lol
He went with a deluxe hinge window on his recent, that turned out really good as well.
Itís been a crazy busy few months working on blinds but I think Iím done for now.

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New bow window installed.....















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Old 03-10-2018, 06:30 PM   #2
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Once again Brandon, I really like that. It looks like you have some great visibility all the way around. Well done sir
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Old 03-10-2018, 06:33 PM   #3
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That looks really nice Brandon, I like the room in those potbelly blinds. Nice job on the remodel!
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Old 03-10-2018, 06:34 PM   #4
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Thanks nice and roomy
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Old 03-10-2018, 06:39 PM   #5
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Turned Out Good. Set up for some Fun Hunts ahead
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Old 03-10-2018, 07:14 PM   #6
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Very nice! Man it looks unbelievably dry in your neck of the woods.
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Old 03-10-2018, 07:19 PM   #7
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Thanks Fellas.
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Old 03-10-2018, 07:20 PM   #8
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Very nice! Man it looks unbelievably dry in your neck of the woods.
Yes. It is crazy, scary dry. We haven't had any measurable rain in a long long time.
I’m praying we get some good rain soon.
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Old 03-10-2018, 09:16 PM   #9
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Nice!!!
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Old 03-10-2018, 10:11 PM   #10
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Looks great!
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Old 03-10-2018, 10:42 PM   #11
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Nice job
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Old 03-10-2018, 11:31 PM   #12
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Looks great!
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Old 03-11-2018, 07:32 AM   #13
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Looks like that will work well.

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Old 03-11-2018, 08:53 AM   #14
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Really cool.


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Old 03-11-2018, 09:23 AM   #15
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That's gonna work out nice. I just hope you don't lock it
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Old 03-11-2018, 10:37 AM   #16
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Thanks.

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Nice!!!
Man, between this one and my Krivo blind, I think Iím finished with blinds for a long time. Lol

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That's gonna work out nice. I just hope you don't lock it
Note to self....Time to start locking my blinds with the new Outlaws running around.
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Old 03-11-2018, 11:12 AM   #17
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Looks good, Brandon.
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Old 03-11-2018, 11:53 AM   #18
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I have 3 of these potbellies and I am very interested in talking to about your awesome conversion.


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Old 03-11-2018, 01:26 PM   #19
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If you think driving to that blind to make it look like a road is going to convince me this is your blind, then you are outta luck! No way that is a Bonethug blind without a visible road to corn within shooting distance...
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Old 03-11-2018, 02:12 PM   #20
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Def dry out there, gonna get scary if it doesn't get real wet soon
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Old 03-11-2018, 02:38 PM   #21
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Good Job!!
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Old 03-11-2018, 03:37 PM   #22
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Looks good Brandon. You did a great job!
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Old 03-11-2018, 06:33 PM   #23
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Very nice.
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Old 03-11-2018, 07:02 PM   #24
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That’s awesome
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Old 03-11-2018, 07:11 PM   #25
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Very nice bud!


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Old 03-11-2018, 07:23 PM   #26
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Lookin good,Brandon
I really liked the potbelly blind design . Now that we can bowhunt out of them I really like them.
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Old 03-11-2018, 08:30 PM   #27
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If you think driving to that blind to make it look like a road is going to convince me this is your blind, then you are outta luck! No way that is a Bonethug blind without a visible road to corn within shooting distance...
Lol....

Oh trust me, there is definitely a corned travel route that comes in and drives around the feeder and back up to the Pump Jack to park.
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Old 03-11-2018, 08:33 PM   #28
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Lookin good,Brandon
I really liked the potbelly blind design . Now that we can bowhunt out of them I really like them.
Thanks...They are a pretty cool blind. I like the way yours came out with the Deluxe Hinge. Canít go wrong with either choice.
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Old 03-12-2018, 02:29 PM   #29
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great work i like it
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