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need a more versatile call

Postby clampdaddy » Sat Jul 06, 2013 12:18 pm

I have an RNT original that runs great but its a bit loud so I can't get as low as I'd like with it. I have an Echo XLT that is better on the bottom but it lacks on the top end. I was thinking about trying a daisy cutter. How would you compare it to the Original? Any other suggestions?
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby ducksNgeese91 » Sat Jul 06, 2013 1:18 pm

I like the daisy cutter bottom end much better than a original and the DC has still got a good top end as well. I think you'd be happy with it.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby The Duck Hammer » Sat Jul 06, 2013 1:59 pm

I like the Zink NBG. It sounds like a softer DC to me but that's just my opinion. If you want a call in the middle that would be my choice. A microhen is good for that range too but lacks the DCs sound.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby mayhem96 » Sat Jul 06, 2013 3:44 pm

I like my LCC Timber. I generally run a single reed but we offer it in a double reed if you prefer to run a double. It has a good top end but has a low end like no other. I generally use it for softer calling scenarios (finishing ducks, calling ducks on light to no wind days).
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby Normmcclean » Sun Jul 07, 2013 5:47 pm

Daisy cutter in coco would be an awesome compliment call to an original. Real nasty with plenty of range. If you want to go even quieter timber hawg or a ducklander troublemaker are great med volume calls
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby Normmcclean » Sun Jul 07, 2013 5:55 pm

I owned an echo xlt for a while but it just didn't have as much duck in it as the daisy cutter. The xlt just sounds to clean to me great call just not my style. If you want a lot of range with a ton of duck in it you might even look into a MVP can be as loud as a freight train but can still get pretty darn low.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby Trevor Shannahan » Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:30 pm

The Original has a ton of bottom end, and the XLT has a pretty good top end.

Everybody wants to blame the arrow, not the cross eyed Indian aiming it :fingerhead:
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby ByersFarm » Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:32 pm

The original has all the bottom end you need. If that doesn't work for you I don't know how a daisy cutter could.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby WTN10 » Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:37 pm

I'm bringing one of my originals home tomorrow and trying it in the car. If I can get the bottom out of it, anyone can.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby clampdaddy » Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:44 pm

Trevor Shannahan wrote:The Original has a ton of bottom end, and the XLT has a pretty good top end.

Everybody wants to blame the arrow, not the cross eyed Indian aiming it :fingerhead:


My Original is just to loud on the bottom. If I try to get quiet with it it just sounds rattly to me.
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby Trevor Shannahan » Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:07 pm

clampdaddy wrote:
Trevor Shannahan wrote:The Original has a ton of bottom end, and the XLT has a pretty good top end.

Everybody wants to blame the arrow, not the cross eyed Indian aiming it :fingerhead:


My Original is just to loud on the bottom. If I try to get quiet with it it just sounds rattly to me.

An original can get just as quiet as 95% of other calls out there. And if you think it gets rattly then you will hate a DC. Just saying
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Re: need a more versatile call

Postby clampdaddy » Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:15 pm

Trevor Shannahan wrote: .....And if you think it gets rattly then you will hate a DC......

Thanks.
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