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Fully Flocked Decoys

Postby A_Winnie » Wed Sep 04, 2013 8:38 pm

I was thinking Tanglefree fully flocked mallards are 144.99/6 at Cabela's but I could go buy a dozen Flambeau Storm Front decoys at a local dealer for 38.99 and flock them myself and it would only cost a couple dollars per decoy. Do Y'all think this is a good idea? Also have any of you thought about doing this?
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Re: Fully Flocked Decoys

Postby The Duck Hammer » Wed Sep 04, 2013 9:42 pm

Aunt Betty does it all the time with his old flambeaus. They come out looking pretty good.

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Re: Fully Flocked Decoys

Postby kbooger » Thu Sep 05, 2013 11:31 am

Have you fully flocked a decoy before? Have access to an airbrush?

I flocked the heads of my old mallard decoys. Did it with a brush and a sifter w/ flocking. I would not be able to do the same if I wanted fully flocked, or I would but it would be more work than I'm willing to do. Doing it this way you'd have to do it in several stages (which is why I asked about an airbrush).

If you have ample time, give it a shot.
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Re: Fully Flocked Decoys

Postby Justin Weber » Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:39 pm

IDK if it would be worth your time unless your really set on it.
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Re: Fully Flocked Decoys

Postby Mean Gene » Thu Sep 05, 2013 3:26 pm

You'll need an airbrush. If you have that, give it a go.
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