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pascooter94

the heater body suit

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pascooter94    0
pascooter94

just want to know if anyone used one or has one and are they worth the money? thanks

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luckey    0
luckey

I doubt it. Usually the body doesn't get cold, jut fingers and toes. Then again, if you are flexible enough, maybe you can get your hands and feet into your jacket.

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bottomdweller    0
bottomdweller

I dont have one but they look nice. I just spent the money on extreme weather camo. I am plenty warm.

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TKO_PUNCH

I bought one a few years ago and they are very warm. The year I bought it, was the deer season opener of -20F. I was able to stay in the stand that morning for 5 hours. Now the downfalls 1)too bulky to carry into the stand 2)very hard to put on without falling over, however I was putting on the booties that came with it 3)Since that opening morning, we haven't had that cold of weather.

I would not purchase another one. I would use that money to buy good quality bibs, jacket and boots.

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pascooter94    0
pascooter94

thanks all I think I will pass on this sounds like I would not be happy with it thanks for the info

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Sandmannd    11
Sandmannd

Check out the Arctic Armour here. I just got mine last week and they are very nice.

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fivebucks

I bought one about 8 years ago and although I don't use it every time out, it does help me to sit longer than I would without it. IMO, it is worth the money if you sit for 5-6 hours or more at a crack or if it is real cold. When we had that 15-20 below a few years ago I sat from sunrise till 3:00 PM and was just a little chilled. I have also used it bowhunting in late December and stayed toasty. It is a little bulky to get into but once in it I think it works good. I used a sleeping bag prior to buying this and that worked OK. The heater body suit works better though. If you stand sit for long periods I think you will like it. I usually haul it out to my stand the day before and hike out dressed light and pack in my coat. I would buy one again if the extra money was available.

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harvey lee

I would agree that you should take a look at the Artic Armor wear. They have the red suit and the camo for hunting. I recieved my camo one today and put it on and was walking around outside to see how it fit and how it was when bending and so forth.

This will be a great addition to my hunting clothes. Check the suits out here

http://www.idigear.com/

Fishing Minnesota's own Walleye Dan, the sponsor of the Brainerd forum is a dealer and can get your order taken care of or answer any other product questions one may have,

http://www.walleyedan.com/

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