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Spec repaints

Postby Mean Gene » Tue Nov 19, 2013 4:27 pm

Been working on lots of different projects in the shop as I can get to them. Have a bunch of spec repaints in the mix.. Got these three finished this morning, will have the others done shortly. Interesting that inside in the light the browns come out, and outside in the overcast the grays come out. No sun today, so I can't show a sunlight shot. Oh well, I think these should work OK.



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Re: Spec repaints

Postby Mean Gene » Thu Nov 21, 2013 12:12 pm

Here's a comparison of new, out of the box Dakotas and the flocked Dakota:



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Re: Spec repaints

Postby jscheirer » Thu Nov 21, 2013 2:43 pm

Those things look great! Itd be interesting to see a comparison between the flocked decoys and an actual bird you harvest with them :thumbsup:
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Re: Spec repaints

Postby Mean Gene » Thu Nov 21, 2013 5:42 pm

jscheirer wrote:Those things look great! Itd be interesting to see a comparison between the flocked decoys and an actual bird you harvest with them :thumbsup:



I only have 1 real bird here to look at, so I'll do a comparison between that and the others. Best I can do right now.



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Re: Spec repaints

Postby jscheirer » Fri Nov 22, 2013 5:00 pm

Great work there, hopefully can harvest more birds with those flocked dekes
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