Walk into any sporting goods store and you will find some sort of metal ladder to attach to a tree in order to get up to hunting height. The ridge runner and the podium are our two most popular saddle hunting platforms we offer.
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Homemade tree saddle platform. With your stand attached to a tree put a couple temporary cable ties on, sit in your stand, and decide if you want to sit higher or lower. Add your saddle, platform, connection kits and accessories. Before cutting the netting, set it on a tree and adjust the seat until it's comfortable.
Continue the project by attaching the 1×2 slats to the top of the saddle stand. Out on a limb saddle hunting platforms are the most advanced saddle platforms in the industry. The product came in quickly and is built very well.
Joined sep 23, 2017 messages 90. 1 of 2 go to page. Which is way cheaper then a predator platform.
But a predator is a lot lighter in weight. Home made tree saddle | hunting diy, hunting blinds, traditional archery. Wild edge also recently developed its new perch, a lightweight, aluminum platform that slips onto one of its steps.
Xop seat, versa button, 1.5 x 1/8 aluminum tube and i have been experimenting with a muddy upper cleat and a diy cleat made from 1/8' 90 degree angle stock. Use 1 1/4″ brad nails to lock the slats to the sides. It doesn’t matter if you’re using an aerohunter kestrel, a sitdrag, a trophyline tree saddle, or any other version of a hunting saddle.
In this video i walk you through options for tree saddle platforms and how to use a saddle platform. If you love to tinker or have components laying around have a go. Using this 30 dollar hawk hangout tree seat as a saddle platform.
With a saddle, you simply carry in. Start date nov 5, 2017; Very brief tutorial explaining my diy saddle platform.
Smooth the edges and remove the residues with a damp cloth. The option on the right is made from a wheel chair foot rest. A nice bridge between a ring of steps and a platform can be fashioned by affixing several wild edge stepps around the tree.
It serves two main purposes. See more ideas about hunting diy, platform, saddle. Get the latest updates on new products and upcoming sales
As in a sling member. Anyone can make this with readily available parts. I'll post a series of pictures.
Our ridge runner platform, podium and solo scout are. Before you finalize your kit, make sure you browse around and look at all the different saddles, platforms, and accessories. If you go to saddlehunter.com or cruise you tube you will find tons of options.
Tree stands and climbing sticks; This saddle project began with the idea to do a sit drag but larger. I’m new to saddle hunting but was more comfortable then i have ever been in a normal tree stand.
They have been around for a while for the run and gun hunter and normally paired with a lock on treestand. Its a bit bigger than my scooter platform which by the way has no issues that i know of yet. If you’re new to saddle hunting, this is a great way to build your kit.
Since saddle hunters are suspended from a tether in the tree, it is important to have a platform. Weightincludes one strap rigging harnessstand color is flint grayfits trees 5 to 21 diameter Thread starter as in a sling;
I intend to use this platform solo for short hunts. 4.7 out of 5 stars. Platform itself weighs less than two pounds and wit.
Nov 5, 2017 #1 ok folks, here's the finished product. These platforms will work for you. Definitely recommend for anyone looking for their first or a new saddle. matthew pokusa trophyline ambush lite tree saddle
There are almost as many diy platforms as there are saddle hunters. Add glue to the joints to enhance the rigidity of the structure. I walk you through the pros and cons of each system.
Our newest platform, the the solo scout is lightweight and offers the most versatility of any saddle hunting platform on the market.