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#1282249 - 04/27/09 09:26 PM your fav. trap
trapper2 Offline
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Registered: 09/11/08
Posts: 2182
Loc: north central okla
not much being said on here these days so i thought i would ask what everyones fav. coyote trap is?
i like the bridger #3, but mostly use #4 newhouse
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#1282250 - 04/27/09 09:31 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: trapper2]
bghunter119 Offline
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Registered: 01/26/07
Posts: 157
Loc: kansas
#3 Montana dogless and #3 northwoods
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#1282251 - 04/27/09 10:29 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: bghunter119]
ridgerunner2 Offline
Die Hard Member

Registered: 01/29/09
Posts: 597
Loc: Wyoming
#2 bridger offset fully mod. with shocksprings.

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#1282252 - 04/28/09 09:23 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: ridgerunner2]
OKTrap Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 03/04/06
Posts: 298
Loc: Oklahoma
KB 5.5 Compound w/ laminated jaws ...
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#1282253 - 04/28/09 11:59 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: OKTrap]
utahnate Offline
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Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 306
Loc: Monroe, Utah
I like the briger #3 offset modified. I really like the one's i bought from O'Gorman.
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#1282254 - 04/28/09 11:25 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: utahnate]
Jack Kelley Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 09/05/02
Posts: 100
Loc: Rupert, Idaho
I'd have to add my vote for the Bridger. I run mostly #3 modified offsets but I do have a few #2's and they do well.

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#1282255 - 04/29/09 04:20 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Jack Kelley]
rivahratt Offline
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Registered: 02/06/04
Posts: 11
Loc: stanley, va
Bridger #2os but both the MB 550 and the MB 450 are ranked up there. The more i use them the more i like them.
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#1282256 - 04/29/09 08:46 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: rivahratt]
Jeff Erwin Offline
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Registered: 01/27/05
Posts: 834
Loc: greenville, Ohio
Montana Special #3's and duke 1.75's is what I use on the yote line.
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#1282257 - 04/30/09 07:26 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Jeff Erwin]
2labs Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 03/02/06
Posts: 230
Loc: Conesus, N. Y.
Sleepy Creek 1 3/4, for fox and yotes!!

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#1282258 - 05/01/09 08:51 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: 2labs]
hawkeye68 Offline
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Registered: 04/25/09
Posts: 10
Loc: maine
i like the no 3 victors or the mb traps
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#1282259 - 05/01/09 06:43 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: hawkeye68]
barney Offline
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Registered: 04/24/09
Posts: 78
Loc: Lewiston,Idaho
MONTANA #3 WORK GREAT FOR ME
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#1282260 - 05/04/09 04:28 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: barney]
TradBowBryce Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 06/08/07
Posts: 32
Loc: Hattiesburg, Mississippi
I use Bridger #2 and #3's they are fully modified, top and bottom jaw lamination, inline spring, bullet stake with quick clips




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#1282261 - 05/06/09 08:20 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: TradBowBryce]
Ben__Youngblood Offline
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Registered: 10/11/08
Posts: 73
Loc: Down South
MB 550 RC....
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#1282262 - 05/07/09 02:44 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Ben__Youngblood]
Mason_Jarr Offline
Die Hard Member II

Registered: 02/03/03
Posts: 1140
Loc: Southern Idaho
I mainly run modified Montana and Montgomery #3s, but I also have a few high lever Victor #3s and they seem to work well. All my coyote traps are fully modified.
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#1282263 - 06/03/09 07:56 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Mason_Jarr]
yotieslayr Offline
New Member

Registered: 05/27/09
Posts: 10
Loc: illinois
MB-650 offset-outside jaw lamination extremly fast trap easy to bed also use a bullet point with 18" 1/8" cable for anchoring an equally efficient trap is the Bridger#3 canadian modified 4-coiled os inside & outside jaw laminations ive got about a 100 of each & they both perform very well.

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#1282264 - 06/30/09 11:20 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: yotieslayr]
JeffJones Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 01/24/08
Posts: 104
Loc: Indiana
No.#2 monty dogless,No.#3 montana modified here

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#1282265 - 07/01/09 08:40 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: JeffJones]
Paws_N_Claws Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 10/18/08
Posts: 182
Loc: Alexandria, Mn
Victor #3...

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#1282266 - 07/01/09 12:47 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Paws_N_Claws]
paloduro Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 12/31/07
Posts: 234
Loc: texas
KB 5.5 laminated

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#1282267 - 07/04/09 09:22 AM Re: your fav. trap [Re: paloduro]
SamuraiTrapper Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 05/23/08
Posts: 148
Loc: Oregon
Northwoods 1.75

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#1282268 - 07/19/09 06:40 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: SamuraiTrapper]
deerhunterjj Offline
Die Hard Member III

Registered: 08/09/08
Posts: 2095
Loc: Eldorado,kansas
I have used the victor #3 for a long time but this year i bought a couple doz sleepy creek #3 and the coil springs on the sleepy creek are just as strong as a four coiled victor. The doz sleepys i four coiled are just unbelivable strong i think they might hold anything that steps in them deer included. Just [beeep] for stout traps. I like victors but i think sleepys are built better.
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#1341191 - 08/03/09 09:09 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: trapper2]
bobcatspotfever Offline
Die Hard Member

Registered: 02/22/06
Posts: 533
Loc: Kansas
Sterling MJ 600s!

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#1341202 - 08/03/09 09:19 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: deerhunterjj]
Trapper Luke Offline
Die Hard Member

Registered: 08/02/09
Posts: 597
Loc: UT
Bridger #2 or #3 coilspring would be my two top choices.
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#1341229 - 08/03/09 09:56 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: Trapper Luke]
doodle Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 04/16/09
Posts: 104
Loc: Malta Bend, Missouri
Favorite trap would have alot to do with your target animal. Guessing you are after bobcat or coyote I have had luck with the bridger #3 offset laminated and baseplated. I really like the trap. I will say however that after looking at the MB 550RC i sure would like to give it a try. They are sweet right out of the box. Have never used one but am very impressed I am going to give those a try next time I order traps. They have a little smaller inside jaw spread than the bridger #3 but I feel it is made upfor by the fact there is no dead spot by the dog (tested it myself). For racoon I like a cheap 1.5 i struggle with loosing my coon traps, if not for theft they go downstream when the creek floods. Having said that i I have been replacing my lost 1.5s with dukes less expensive immatation of the little griz. I don't have enough of them to commint yet this year but i like what I here and alot of guys are switching to that style of trap (I guess i'll find out)

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#1345510 - 08/09/09 03:33 PM Re: your fav. trap [Re: deerhunterjj]
Linvol Webb Offline
Seasoned Member

Registered: 08/08/09
Posts: 305
Loc: Virginia, Carroll
Jake traps and #3 bridger and 3n

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