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2014 Turkey Box Calls

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Project by Deadeye posted 79 days ago 554 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

With the Pennsylvania Spring Turkey season upon us, I finished up this Winter’s batch of Turkey Box Calls to give to my hunting buddies. Walnut, Mahogany, Maple, and Cedar boxes, with mixed Bloodwood, Yellowood, Walnut, Cherry, and Cedar lids. Made mostly from scraps out of my shop left over from other projects.

Headed up to camp next week, wish me luck!

-- Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.





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peet

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#1 posted 79 days ago

May you tell how these calls do the job?
I like them very much..!
Peter

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ghost5

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#2 posted 79 days ago

Good looking short boxes. Good luck

-- Tommy, http://www.followingghost.com

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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 78 days ago

Nice work. Which “box” wood gives you the “best” call. You did a really good job on these.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Benboy

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#4 posted 78 days ago

Great job. I made one from some walnut scraps this winter and I used it this Spring. It called them in, but weather kept me from getting a good shot. I hope you have fair skies for your hunt.

-- If I can't make it, I probably don't need it.

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Deadeye

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#5 posted 77 days ago

The cedar solid box, with cedar lid has a nice tone, and so does the walnut with bloodwood lid. I REALLY like the bloodwood lids, they seem to sound good with any type of wood.

Building them isn’t too hard, but the “toning” of them is the key. It is still an art I am perfecting.

-- Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.

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sheetzy

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#6 posted 77 days ago

very nice. love to hear them. I went on saturday and got a very nice gobbler. I guess it’s good, but I didnt even get my call out and it was over. VERY happy. again nice job. sheetzy

-- Sheetzy

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