Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3561885 - 01/26/14 04:17 PM Wildview
KENBOB10
16 Point


Registered: 06/22/06
Posts: 12435
Loc: Benton tn. Polk Co.

Offline
Brand new one, can't get it to work. Any experts? Don't take much to stump me anyway.
_________________________
You done tooken a wrong turn.



Top
#3561930 - 01/26/14 05:01 PM Re: Wildview [Re: KENBOB10]
BSK
Jerkasourous of the non-typical kind
Non-Typical


Registered: 03/11/99
Posts: 64856
Loc: Nashville, TN

Offline
It may be a bad unit. WGI cameras experience extremely high right-out-of-the-box failure rates.
_________________________
"Know where you stand, and stand there" --Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan

"There is no reasoning someone out of a position he has not reasoned himself into." --Clive James

Top
#3561933 - 01/26/14 05:03 PM Re: Wildview [Re: BSK]
Carlos Viagra
16 Point


Registered: 11/20/04
Posts: 13696
Loc: Cumberland Plateau

Offline
I had bad luck with their stuff.
_________________________
Do not be slothful- for yesterday and tomorrow are thieves of today.

Top
#3561959 - 01/26/14 05:23 PM Re: Wildview [Re: Carlos Viagra]
KENBOB10
16 Point


Registered: 06/22/06
Posts: 12435
Loc: Benton tn. Polk Co.

Offline
Gonna have to try something. It's your fault BSK. I got the black flash. Lol
_________________________
You done tooken a wrong turn.



Top
#3562394 - 01/26/14 09:03 PM Re: Wildview [Re: KENBOB10]
Rob18
Button


Registered: 05/29/13
Posts: 5
Loc: Spring Hill, TN

Offline
Yea, I've bought 4 Wild Game Inn. cameras over the last few years, and had to take 2 of them straight back to the store. Didn't want to work from the get go. I purchased mine at Academy, and they were very good at taking them back with my receipt. I do like wildgame when they work, but I don't like the odds. I'm definitely gonna be trying something different this year.
Top
#3562510 - 01/26/14 10:18 PM Re: Wildview [Re: Rob18]
Vermin93
12 Point


Registered: 12/11/10
Posts: 5387
Loc: Dallas, TX & Signal Mtn, TN

Offline
Wildgame Innovations (WGI) and Wildview are different game camera companies. WGI is owned by Synergy Outdoors, who also owns Ameristep. Wildview is owned by GSM Outdoors, who also owns Stealth Cam.

Unfortunately, KENBOB10, neither WGI or Wildview currently have a great reputation for producing reliable trail cameras on a consistent basis. If it just doesn't work, then hopefully you can take it back for a full refund and get something else.
_________________________
“The more I read and the more I listen, the more apparent it is that our society suffers from an alarming degree of public ignorance” - Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor

Top
#3562523 - 01/26/14 10:24 PM Re: Wildview [Re: Vermin93]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15843
Loc: Franklin TN

confused Online
I had a wildview that worked fine until ants built a nest inside and fried the electronics. So it had at least one hole that ants could get into, I didn't like that too much.
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
#3562646 - 01/27/14 06:15 AM Re: Wildview [Re: BSK]
MUP
Non-Typical


Registered: 08/01/07
Posts: 43865
Loc: Just North of Chatt-town

Offline
Yep, I had one a couple or maybe three years ago that was bad out of the box. Took it back and never touched another one. You did put batteries in it, right?
_________________________
MUP

Amateurs: Built the Ark

Professionals: Built the Titanic

Top
#3562669 - 01/27/14 06:45 AM Re: Wildview [Re: KENBOB10]
BSK
Jerkasourous of the non-typical kind
Non-Typical


Registered: 03/11/99
Posts: 64856
Loc: Nashville, TN

Offline
 Originally Posted By: KENBOB10
Gonna have to try something. It's your fault BSK. I got the black flash. Lol


Hey, I've said all along that I wouldn't have anything made by WGI! ;\)
_________________________
"Know where you stand, and stand there" --Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan

"There is no reasoning someone out of a position he has not reasoned himself into." --Clive James

Top
#3562670 - 01/27/14 06:46 AM Re: Wildview [Re: Vermin93]
BSK
Jerkasourous of the non-typical kind
Non-Typical


Registered: 03/11/99
Posts: 64856
Loc: Nashville, TN

Offline
 Originally Posted By: Vermin93
Wildgame Innovations (WGI) and Wildview are different game camera companies. WGI is owned by Synergy Outdoors, who also owns Ameristep. Wildview is owned by GSM Outdoors, who also owns Stealth Cam.


My bad. Wildview is even worse than WGI. Stealth cameras are the pits.
_________________________
"Know where you stand, and stand there" --Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan

"There is no reasoning someone out of a position he has not reasoned himself into." --Clive James

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  RUGER, gtk, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104918
RUGER
86360
Deer Assassin
64856
BSK
60547
Crappie Luck
51375
spitndrum
Newest Members
purrpplee, tnduckhunter, draw2drop, Oh Deer, Deer slayer85
13112 Registered Users
Who's Online
6 registered (BuckDropper, RxHunter, Countryboy0626, 416wbymag, Eric Kilby, bigluresonly) and 164 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13112 Members
42 Forums
89369 Topics
1045223 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
August
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 0.226 seconds in which 0 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.