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Do any of you have the Avery Floating Pit Bag. I was looking at on eat Cabellas and it looked pretty nice. It is really big though and I don't know if I need that much room, but I guess it would be nice to have more room than too little. Any pro's or con's about it. Thanks.
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I don't know much about Avery's, but I bought a new one for this year. Out of all the blind bags and pit bags I checked out I picked Drakes blind bag. It is pretty awsome and a well thought out well planned with all kinds of nifty features a duck hunter needs. This thing has all kinds of internal pockets and clips, finally everything will have it's own place and I won't be digging in my bag for something on the bottom. The liner is 100 % waterproof so nothing can leak into the bag should I put it down in water. Check it out on thier web site, Ive never seen anything like it before.
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I've got the Avery Floating Blind Bag and absolutely love it. I can fit just about everything I need to in it.
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ssdienst wrote:I've got the Avery Floating Blind Bag and absolutely love it. I can fit just about everything I need to in it.
to the site and I couldnt agree more.
If they're dumb enough to be lured in by plastic you're really just doing them a favor.
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I've also got the Avery pit bag and think it's great. You can use it for anything. From training dogs to dove hunts to long hikes into duck hunting holes.
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I've got the Avery floating pit bag and love it with one exception. You can fit so much stuff in it that I tend to carry the whole house with me! I wouldn't hesitate in getting one,you'll like it. Like you said, better to have too much room than not enough.
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I was thinking of getting the same bag. Has anyone checked out the bags from cabelas? Is the avery or drake better than the cabelas bag? I live in Canada so I can't check them out.
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I have the Avery bad and it is very well made...keeps your gear dry as a bone when raining.
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I have an Avery floating blind bag and I love it. I can put my THERMACELL, lanyard and calls, shells, face paint, coke's, snack's, extra batteries, cell phone and a lot more.
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I've got the Avery Pit bag, and wouldn't trade it fer nuttin'. My buddy has the Cabela's bag, and it looks to be a well made bag.
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I was going to buy that bag until I saw it was made in china. I will just keep using my old made in the usa bag until I find another one made here. More stuff made in china= stronger china ecomomy which calls for more fuel and makes us pay higher prices in this country and loses us even more jobs.....
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I have the Drake floating blind bag in the XXL and it is great. It holds everything i can ever need and then some. And it is completely waterproof on the inside (big) compartment. I have tested it thoroughly (by accident at the boat launch). Mack's has them for 49.99 for the large and 59.99 for the XXL.
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