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not sure what brand but i got it from the sportsman cataloge and it a climber / lounger it's to heavey for some of my of the beaten path trees so i'm thinking of a summit and i go anywhere from 20ft to 30 ft it all depends
 

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I bought a stand at the Suffern Show last year (don't remember the name). Light stand and easy to use. So far I have only gone about 15 feet, but that is all the trees in my area normally allow with a climber without trimming too much.
 

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I have two climbers. One old plywood job I got as a gift but never used. I got a new climber last year for X-mas but haven't used it yet either and I found an old 16ft ladder stand in the basement of a house I bought that I use all the time. On the private piece I hunt there are wooden stands built all over the place and other areas I like I just set up the ladder stand.
 

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Fixed stands of different manufacturer,and climbing sticks, one tripod, and one ground blind. Use screw in steps only when we run out of climbing sticks. We hunt 20-25 feet. When it is possible, we prefer to put our stands in cedar or holly trees which I do not want damaged, so the climbing sticks are used there.
 

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huge fan of GORILLA treestands. the strap, not the chain. hook on the tree easier than any other stand.
i keep climbing until i hit cover. anywhere from 10'-20' (sometimes you have more cover down low. all depends on the surroundings)
 

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(1) Summit Viper XLS
(3) Loc-On PS-III
(1) Loc-On Black Lighting
(3) Bear River something or others (still in boxes)
Sticks & steps (Lag with removable step)
from 15' to 20' more or less.
 

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Summit bushmaster and and from 20' to 25' depending on the tree. I am thinking of investing in a portable loc on style stand with some sort of climbing sticks. any suggestions?
 

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2 trailhawks - love em, but cant fine them any more. couple of gorilla's - All hang ons. I lock them all with cable. It keeps the traspasser from taking them when they tressp [no swearing please] on your property. Normally 22-25ft. I have found the extra 5 feet makes a diference on getting busted.
 
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