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Old 10-18-2009, 11:45 AM
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Default year old scents

so i got my sent bombs from last year. should i just refreshen them with some new tinks. or should i toss them and get some new wicks.
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Old 10-18-2009, 01:08 PM
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Freshen them up and they will be fine. Remember take the time and clean them on the outside with scent free soap and water. Only handle them afterwards with scent free gloves and store them in freezer ziploc to keep them scent free. Yes it matters especially for mature educated deer.
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Old 10-22-2009, 05:17 AM
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I personally dump mine and add new urine. If kept in the fridge they would stay fresher but the wife would stay madder. Good tip about de-scenting the outside though.
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Old 10-22-2009, 06:28 AM
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I always start the season with fresh wicks/cotton balls in the canisters. I also purchase new scent elimination spray every year.
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