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Old October 10, 2009, 12:53 PM   #1
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Anyone got a electronic caller they shelved for a new one etc.? I would like to try my hand at coyote calling but cannot afford to buy into a new system. Just want to try out calling and see if I want to settle in. If I can get decent at it, I am sure many local farmers will let me after them.
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Old October 10, 2009, 12:55 PM   #2
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We just go out with a distressed rabbit cassette tape and a battery powered "boom box". It's worked every time. You'll see them circle down wind a few hun'erd yards out.
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Old October 10, 2009, 01:43 PM   #3
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I don't even own the boom box
I figure a 5 or more year old e-caller would likely help me determine if I am going to play ball with the yodel 'yotes...
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Old October 12, 2009, 09:35 AM   #4
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I can send you instructions on making one from radio shack items and an mp3 o cd player...

Not exactly cheap, but cheaper than buying a ready-made unit...

PM me if you're interested, good buddy
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Old October 12, 2009, 09:52 AM   #5
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Back in the late 60s. there were only a few call makers and less. Players. Today there are thousands of mouth calls. And they are easier than ever to use. An e-caller will not guarantee results. If starting out. I would put some money out on a couple how to books and a good squeakier ball. And a couple closed reed calls. And get ready for a lot of disappointment’s. But when you get a Brush wolf to come in, you will be hooked for life.
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Old October 12, 2009, 11:24 AM   #6
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Any kind of casette player! $20 or less at the pawn. If you can't afford that when are you gonna ask for ammo!? Maybe BHO will send you some.

A Stewart mouth call is more fun!
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