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Old 01-22-2020, 07:52 PM   #1
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What front rifle rest bags are y’all using in your deer blind?
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:12 PM   #2
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An old cutoff blue jean leg tied with zip ties on the end and filled with sand, been using these for years.
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:19 PM   #3
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I had an old tube sock with a ziplock bag of cat litter in it that worked great until I had to sacrifice the tube sock for my little boy one hunt I forgot to bring toilet paper


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Old 01-22-2020, 08:23 PM   #4
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Crown Royal bag with sand in it.
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:27 PM   #5
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An old cutoff blue jean leg tied with zip ties on the end and filled with sand, been using these for years.
I have a busted pair of jeans I was going to cut up for sandbags but I can't sew so I haven't.

Zip ties are genius
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:42 PM   #6
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Game Changer is what you seek
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:44 PM   #7
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:57 PM   #8
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Game Changer is what you seek
I was looking at the Wiebad line of products.
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:18 PM   #9
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Amazon
Caldwell Filled Blind Bag with Durable Construction and Water Resistance for Outdoor, Range, Shooting and Hunting
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:24 PM   #10
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An old cutoff blue jean leg tied with zip ties on the end and filled with sand, been using these for years.
Thought I was the only one who still did this.....
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:27 PM   #11
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Bald Eagle Slingshot cast iron for the bench...Glick Twins has some neat little sand bags I keep in the blinds.




https://www.wrightsandbaggers.com/index.html

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Old 01-22-2020, 09:28 PM   #12
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Small stuffed dog. Works good for a pillow when my wife naps in the stand
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:31 PM   #13
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Don’t know what they are called
But have three compartments sand bags
One big one and two that hang on either side of the
Edge of the blind.
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:36 PM   #14
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I built this doohickey. Not the prettiest but it works dang good.
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:36 PM   #15
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I was looking at the Wiebad line of products.


They make great stuff. I have several of their products.


Sierracharlie out…
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:46 PM   #16
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I was looking at the Wiebad line of products.
Fortune Cookie is similar. I prefer the GC, but i wouldn't be dissatisfied with the Fortune Cookie.
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Old 01-22-2020, 09:50 PM   #17
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Absolutely love my wiebad fortune cookie. Use it as a rest on obstacles, or a rear bag when prone.


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Old 01-22-2020, 10:53 PM   #18
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Ditch the sandbags lol this is my good friends company here in Katy

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Old 01-23-2020, 09:08 AM   #19
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Keep a face towel in blind and throw it over the window edge.
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Old 01-23-2020, 09:26 AM   #20
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I keep a couple of these in each blind

https://www.academy.com/shop/pdp/all...ildCatid=33094
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Old 01-23-2020, 09:44 AM   #21
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I have a slightly padded sling on my rifles and I use that on the blind window for cushion
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Old 01-23-2020, 10:33 AM   #22
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The back of my left hand.
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Old 01-23-2020, 10:48 AM   #23
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Been using this for the last three years. very packable and effective.
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Old 01-23-2020, 10:53 AM   #24
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Leg from old pair of camo overalls, zip tied on each end and filled with a bag of rice. Cheap and works like a champ.
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Old 01-23-2020, 10:54 AM   #25
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An old bag that held 25#'s of #8 shot. Filled it with sand and zip tied it shut.
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Old 01-23-2020, 12:21 PM   #26
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A piece of pipe insulation over the window sill.
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Old 01-23-2020, 01:03 PM   #27
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This is what I use also 2 inch pipe insulation
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Old 01-23-2020, 01:58 PM   #28
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I use a rest that sits on the window ledge. It has an up or down adjustment. Then I put a blue jean sand bag on this rest. I will try to attach picture of the rest.
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Old 01-23-2020, 03:27 PM   #29
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We use blue Jean legs tucked and sewed at both ends filled with pea gravel so that any water that gets on them will drain out. Use these in the blinds, on the shooting benches and keep one on the hoods of the ole jeep for the ride n hunt hog patrol. Been using done of them since I was a teen and they're still in pretty good shape even being left out in the weather for years.
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Old 01-23-2020, 04:35 PM   #30
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I’d recommend the fortune cookie or game changer or gecko.
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Old 01-23-2020, 06:26 PM   #31
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This is what I use also 2 inch pipe insulation
Yep, works great and no noise..cheap!
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Old 01-23-2020, 06:51 PM   #32
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the bottom of the window
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Old 01-23-2020, 08:29 PM   #33
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Bank money bag filled with dry pintos.
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Old 01-23-2020, 09:14 PM   #34
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Bank money bags filled with rice hulls
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