Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#2480203 - 08/14/11 07:07 PM making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles
dh1984
10 Point


Registered: 06/14/09
Posts: 3788
Loc: union county tennessee

content Online
here's what i do with an empty thermacell bottle

1. i take a empty thermacell fuel cell and cut the end off that has the brass valve in to end of it.and your done with that end.
2. now turn the bottle over to the end that has the flat end and take a sharp knife and cut a half moon in the flat end.
3. then take and get a rubber or non laytex glove and cut the palm of the glove out.and then strech it over the opening where you cut the half moon shape in the end.and then take a rubber band and wrap it around the end of the bottle and make sure you got about a 1/4 inch gap between the plastic and the rubber glove.and then tune to your own satisfaction.and then you are done you should be able to call in a turkey with it.
_________________________
Deerhunter1984@bellsouth.net

Top
#2480823 - 08/15/11 08:58 AM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: dh1984]
trealtree
16 Point


Registered: 09/29/04
Posts: 10817
Loc: Middle Tennessee

Offline
cool
_________________________
There is only 1 Absolute.

Top
#2486806 - 08/19/11 01:59 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: trealtree]
DOC1187
16 Point


Registered: 06/14/08
Posts: 11223
Loc: east tn

Offline

Top
#2492074 - 08/23/11 10:18 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: dh1984]
buckhorn40
Non-Typical


Registered: 07/03/06
Posts: 27628
Loc: Crossville

Offline
_________________________



Top
#2503545 - 09/01/11 01:18 AM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: buckhorn40]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 16813
Loc: Franklin TN

confused Online
Never used a thermacell but I love how you can make a tube call from so many different items that would otherwise go in the trash. I like to use bamboo cane to make most of mine though cause they look nice.

Oh and I have not had luck using non-latex gloves. It's more squeaky and less turkey without the natural latex. If you have a latex allergy, I'm sure there is some kind of material you could use that would get the job done.

One more thing - a double reed call is even better. Just like a mouth call, add another reed, cut a notch or two in it for a raspy sound, and be sure to tune it well.
_________________________
>>>------------------>

Top
#2505335 - 09/02/11 01:07 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: catman529]
WVBulldog
4 Point


Registered: 07/31/11
Posts: 340
Loc: Franklin County, TN

Offline
Is there a photo of the finished product?
_________________________
HOYT CARBON SPYDER

Top
#2507336 - 09/04/11 03:11 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: WVBulldog]
Timber Ghost
8 Point


Registered: 09/07/08
Posts: 1625
Loc: Tn. Blount( Seymour)

Offline
Anyone make calls from the wing bones?
_________________________
Animal rights "What do you feel when you shoot an innocent deer?"
Hunter "A slight recoil."

Top
#2517072 - 09/11/11 07:46 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: WVBulldog]
dh1984
10 Point


Registered: 06/14/09
Posts: 3788
Loc: union county tennessee

content Online
 Originally Posted By: WVBulldog
Is there a photo of the finished product?


not right now but i'm hoping with season opens up i can get one to show you all how to make one.
_________________________
Deerhunter1984@bellsouth.net

Top
#2530314 - 09/20/11 07:01 PM Re: making turkey calls from Empty Thermacell Bottles [Re: dh1984]
TnRebel
Button


Registered: 08/11/11
Posts: 11
Loc: Kingsport, Sullivan, Tn.

Offline
I have made this one before but the Thermacell sounds interesting

http://youtu.be/zhRHZfbTWNY

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  gtk, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105633
RUGER
87214
Deer Assassin
65479
BSK
61112
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
Litemup80, five by five, Doe1961, OfficerBuck, rapalabuck
13311 Registered Users
Who's Online
149 registered (bassassassin7, seaton0024, in the dog house!, fourwheeler431, old guy, Team Passintime, 13 invisible) and 195 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13311 Members
42 Forums
94105 Topics
1099403 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
October
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.109 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.