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Old 10-22-2019, 08:36 AM   #1
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Windows open or close when hunting?
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:38 AM   #2
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Touchy subject on our place haha.

OPEN! I open 2/3. Far left to keep me concealed. They will. I repeat. They will just you trying to open one haha. I did keep my recently purchased ozonics blasting with 2 windows open. Vent closed.
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:44 AM   #3
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I usually only open 1 window
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:45 AM   #4
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I usually only open 1 window
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:46 AM   #5
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I usually only open 1 window
This. I open it when I get in and I've never not once been busted for smell or movement
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:47 AM   #6
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I open mine. 3/4

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Old 10-22-2019, 08:58 AM   #7
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Ok, thanx. These SETx deer are so spooky,I usually keep them closed, but not today
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:30 AM   #8
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Open.
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:33 AM   #9
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I open the ones I will need to shoot out of....if you leave them closed a couple of things will screw you up....
1. Humidity will collect and you will end up with water/condensate inside the blind....
2. Opening a window will allow the deer to see that movement...
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:43 AM   #10
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I open the ones I will need to shoot out of....if you leave them closed a couple of things will screw you up....
1. Humidity will collect and you will end up with water/condensate inside the blind....
2. Opening a window will allow the deer to see that movement...
Yessir I have xperienced the condensation. Havent had the opportnity to spook one yet
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:47 AM   #11
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First year hunting in my krivorman. If it's not to hot just 1 window open.
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:49 AM   #12
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I originally hunted out of the center window when I got my krivo. Then this year aligned 2 feeders with center window and 1 feeder with right window. 2 windows open is nice for early season!
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Old 10-22-2019, 09:50 AM   #13
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Windows open or close when hunting?
Why do you care what others hunters do on their own property? Geez



J/K - It probably depends of the place being hunted. But I only open 1 usually.
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:08 AM   #14
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Closed.
Having a window open renders its biggest advantage useless.
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:15 AM   #15
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Closed.
Having a window open renders its biggest advantage useless.
My original thoughts. The spot I orginally had it, I would keep the windows closed
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:18 AM   #16
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Why do you care what others hunters do on their own property? Geez



J/K - It probably depends of the place being hunted. But I only open 1 usually.
Im just nosey like that.

Yeah, its a simple question but its importance cant be expressed enough
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:25 AM   #17
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I've never figured out how to open a window undetected with deer within bow range. I've tried it and gotten busted.

Another question for you Krivo users. Here's the scenario that happened twice - Ozonics running out the middle window which is the only one open open. Wind is blowing right to left as you face the middle window. Deer come in on my left directly downwind of that closed window. They hold up and start acting nervous - they don't snort and bolt but know something is up and eventually wander back the way they came. Do you think enough scent is leaking out the closed window to tip them off? Would you mount the Ozonics out that downwind window even though I have no shot out of it? If I did that it seems to me that more scent would then be going out the open front window
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:35 AM   #18
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The glare off the glass can certainly spook an animal when opening.
But the advantage of containing scent far outweighs that.
I added some military netting to give it depth, shade and little movement from the breeze.
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And now, I put an Ozonics on top of the blind facing the front window.
Krivoman blinds are deadly.
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Old 10-22-2019, 11:01 AM   #19
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If the wind is in your favor, open. If the wind is blowing towards your shooting lanes, closed.
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Old 10-22-2019, 12:48 PM   #20
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If the wind is in your favor, open. If the wind is blowing towards your shooting lanes, closed.
This is what I do unless I have the ozonics hanging on the open window. Plus I have tinted all the windows darker and have black towels hanging over the closed windows. My kid can wave at deer at 10yds and they have no clue we're in there!
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Old 10-23-2019, 04:52 PM   #21
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We have a 3 window Krivoman. Inside on all the windows we have camo net drop down curtains and blackout drop down curtains. When we are hunting we keep 2 of the 3 windows open with the camo net curtains up. When preparing to take a shot we drop the curtain on the window we will be shooting out of. This system has worked great for us since day one. The 3rd window does not have a shooting lane so, unless it is very hot out, it usually stays closed with the camo net curtain up just so we can see if anything is coming in from the left.
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Old 10-24-2019, 07:44 AM   #22
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Wow, this thread is still alive. Good tips thanx
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