Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 3 123>
Topic Options
#3208499 - 03/30/13 01:25 PM permethrin use
diamond hunter
6 Point


Registered: 09/16/12
Posts: 910
Loc: Goodlettsville Tennessee USA

content Online
I heard in another thread about permithrin. What do you do with it when you get a bottle of it at TSC??Thanks in advance..
_________________________
John Hancock,diamond hunter

Top
#3208508 - 03/30/13 01:39 PM Re: permethrin use [Re: diamond hunter]
stik
"Popcorn"
18 Point


Registered: 03/12/99
Posts: 21339
Loc: lenoir city,tn

confused Online
mix it with water in a spray bottle.
_________________________
experienced hunters know its not just a bushy white tail, its a big middle finger.

nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught


Top
#3209292 - 03/31/13 09:41 AM Re: permethrin use [Re: stik]
diamond hunter
6 Point


Registered: 09/16/12
Posts: 910
Loc: Goodlettsville Tennessee USA

content Online
Do you spray it on your clothes or skin or what??Is It dangerous?
_________________________
John Hancock,diamond hunter

Top
#3209297 - 03/31/13 09:46 AM Re: permethrin use [Re: diamond hunter]
scn
16 Point


Registered: 02/05/03
Posts: 10372
Loc: Brentwood, TN US

Offline
Spray it on your clothes. DO NOT spray it on your skin.

It will kill ticks for several washings of your clothes.

I make sure I spray heavy on the waistbands, pants cuffs, button flys, etc to have a real barrier for the ticks to go across to get to my skin.

I've been using it since I bought my first can at LBL over 30 years ago, and nothing else even comes close for dealing with ticks.
_________________________
Life is too short to fish with a dead cricket.

Top
#3209355 - 03/31/13 10:50 AM Re: permethrin use [Re: scn]
KANATI McD
8 Point


Registered: 10/30/04
Posts: 2471
Loc: West, TN.

Offline
Good info. What rate do you mix it at?
_________________________
Happiness is a WARM GUT PILE

Top
#3209363 - 03/31/13 10:59 AM Re: permethrin use [Re: KANATI McD]
diamond hunter
6 Point


Registered: 09/16/12
Posts: 910
Loc: Goodlettsville Tennessee USA

content Online
Those little seed ticks hammer me in early summer when Im watering trees or in the woods,Do I just get a set of clothes an spray the heck out of them and wear that the rest of the summer or spray every time out?How much do I mix,I got a bottle at TSC??
_________________________
John Hancock,diamond hunter

Top
#3209423 - 03/31/13 12:19 PM Re: permethrin use [Re: diamond hunter]
scn
16 Point


Registered: 02/05/03
Posts: 10372
Loc: Brentwood, TN US

Offline
I spray thoroughly the first time, and then add as I wear them. The stuff is much cheaper than getting treated for a tickborn disease.
_________________________
Life is too short to fish with a dead cricket.

Top
#3209425 - 03/31/13 12:21 PM Re: permethrin use [Re: KANATI McD]
scn
16 Point


Registered: 02/05/03
Posts: 10372
Loc: Brentwood, TN US

Offline
 Originally Posted By: KANATI McD
Good info. What rate do you mix it at?


There was a fairly recent thread in the General Forum that gave the mixing rates. If you can't find it, hopefully one of the guys that know the formula will answer in.

BTW, thank you for the advice on the pilot lights and polyuretahane. We were super careful, and so far haven't had any issues.



Edited by scn (03/31/13 12:24 PM)
_________________________
Life is too short to fish with a dead cricket.

Top
#3209533 - 03/31/13 02:40 PM Re: permethrin use [Re: KANATI McD]
stik
"Popcorn"
18 Point


Registered: 03/12/99
Posts: 21339
Loc: lenoir city,tn

confused Online
 Originally Posted By: KANATI McD
Good info. What rate do you mix it at?


16:1
_________________________
experienced hunters know its not just a bushy white tail, its a big middle finger.

nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught


Top
#3209535 - 03/31/13 02:41 PM Re: permethrin use [Re: diamond hunter]
stik
"Popcorn"
18 Point


Registered: 03/12/99
Posts: 21339
Loc: lenoir city,tn

confused Online
 Originally Posted By: diamond hunter
Those little seed ticks hammer me in early summer when Im watering trees or in the woods,Do I just get a set of clothes an spray the heck out of them and wear that the rest of the summer or spray every time out?How much do I mix,I got a bottle at TSC??


i've never seen seed ticks until august when they hatch. only adult ticks until then.
_________________________
experienced hunters know its not just a bushy white tail, its a big middle finger.

nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught


Top
Page 1 of 3 123>


Moderator:  RUGER, Tennessee Todd, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4106396
RUGER
88218
Deer Assassin
65979
BSK
61853
Crappie Luck
51392
spitndrum
Newest Members
Kyle Coulahan, Mathews_Killer, jrbookingtn, pb10point, TEXAS
13535 Registered Users
Who's Online
107 registered (SAWDUST, BUCKYJR, FlintvilleMonster, Grandslam11, edtcase, WORM82, 14 invisible) and 196 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13535 Members
42 Forums
99167 Topics
1166275 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
November
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
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 0.046 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.