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thermacell mosquito repellant

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by tacomaman06, Sep 29, 2008.

  1. Sep 29, 2008 at 11:52 AM
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    has anyone ever used the thermacell mosquito device?? if they work....im definitely getting one. the woods i have been bowhunting in, the mosquitos there are friggin huge and everywhere, especially after the rain this past weekend. just wondering if they are worth the money.

    i think all i need are the refills, because i already have the therma-scent device, and i think they are the same think, except the thermacell comes with the mosquito pads.
     
  2. Sep 29, 2008 at 4:36 PM
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    bump.....anyone??
     
  3. Sep 29, 2008 at 4:51 PM
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    Absolutely worth every penny. I never go in the woods hunting down here without it.

    edit: By down here I mean the swamps in Florida, so I'm no stranger to prehistoric size mosquitoes
     
  4. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:16 PM
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    ok, thank you very much. i just went and picked up some of the refills so i can start using it tomorrow in the am.........hopefully now them damn mosquitos aint gonna pester the hell outta me!!:D
     
  5. Oct 1, 2008 at 5:29 AM
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    +1 I used it hunting boar in the swaps of GA and it worked great! Go buy one today, you won't be disappointed.
     
  6. Oct 1, 2008 at 6:29 AM
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    well, i already had the thrmascent, so all i did was get the refills with the mosquito repellant and the butane. and hell yeah, used it yesterday....worked great. no mosquitos to speak of while i was using that!!
     
  7. Oct 1, 2008 at 6:56 AM
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    does the thermacell mosquito repellant come in an earth scent?? not sure if deer can smell the repellant or not, but if there is an earth scent repellant, i'd probably be all for it, especially since im using my bow alot, and the deer gotta get pretty close to me.
     
  8. Oct 1, 2008 at 7:20 PM
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    They do make it in the earth scent. I saw it at Cabelas the other week when I bought my Termacell. I used the regular pads and didn't have any problems with deer getting within 25 yards of me.
     
  9. Oct 1, 2008 at 7:21 PM
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    ok, thanks man...good to know. i'll just keep on using the regular pads till it gets too cold for the little blood suckers!!:)
     
  10. Oct 2, 2008 at 1:27 PM
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    I like mine. I use it through bow season. By the time its over misquitos are gone for the most part. I've killed quite a few deer while using it and the wind blowin towards them. Give it a try!
     
  11. Oct 9, 2008 at 6:39 PM
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    when u need butane refills look in the hairdryer section at wally world conair makes a travel hair dryer that uses them and they are alot cheaper says thermacell/conair on them.
     
  12. Oct 9, 2008 at 6:46 PM
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    awesome man....thanks for the heads up!!:)
     
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