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Therma cell ??
« on: May 06, 2019, 05:42:33 PM »
Is anyone using Therma cells? Do they work? Are they quiet?
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2019, 05:59:41 PM »
Love mine. Work awesome.  Not loud at all.  Turkey huntibg great but if your elk or deer hunting I would  get the earth scent because the itndoes smell.

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2019, 06:03:36 PM »
I used on in Florida last year during a warm deer season.  No bugs on me.
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2019, 06:11:09 PM »
Yup, they are great
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2019, 06:27:28 PM »
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2019, 09:11:30 PM »
Pig hunting in Thailand, in a pit blind all night. Zero bug bites thanks to my thermocell. Yeah it works.

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #6 on: May 06, 2019, 09:14:23 PM »
Yup works well on dem skeeters

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2019, 09:20:31 PM »
Bring 3 of them camping wherever we go.  Work amazing!

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #8 on: May 07, 2019, 07:15:54 AM »
I use them all the time.  They work great, don't make noise.  I use them while bear hunting and haven't noticed scent issues

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #9 on: May 07, 2019, 07:29:34 AM »
They work for me. Seems to work best if you have a couple.

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #10 on: May 07, 2019, 07:50:04 AM »
Used them in Virginia hog hunting.  Would get eaten alive without them.  No bugs at all with them.  They are awesome.
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #11 on: May 07, 2019, 08:05:01 AM »
Love them.  I bought one for my bear hunt in Alaska years ago and it worked awesome. I use them camping and at archery shoots as well.
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #12 on: May 07, 2019, 08:14:50 AM »
I've seen a couple of these things in action and they only work if the thermals are pushing the "bug b gone" essence in your direction.  That said, with the thermals pushing that same essence (essentially airborne pesticide), by/through your stinky self  :rolleyes:, and is subsequently moving in the direction of where any close target game are moving so they can get your scent.  Just saying  ;)
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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #13 on: May 07, 2019, 08:46:23 AM »
Agree with everyone here, they work great! Its best with no wind, but in a slight breeze just put the unit slightly upwind of you.

I did have an issue with one at high elevation, but apparently the regular units aren't meant for above 4,500 feet. They make a new model that can go higher now.

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Re: Therma cell ??
« Reply #14 on: May 08, 2019, 09:15:02 AM »
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