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Is anyone using a camo scene on their swarm traps to help hide them better or just to look COOL?

If so what paint brand, colors etc are you using?

And how are you doing it?

Also pics would be great:}

Thanks in advance for your support...
 

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I have painted several small boats for duck hunting by using pine boughs, and leafy branches for my stencil/template. I put on a base color, then hold the branch in front of the painted area and spray my next color on moving the branch around till I get the look I want, then I switch to my next color till I am done. I am partial to green, brown, and black. I would find a spray paint that works with wood, worse case if you did not get the worlds best brand of spray paint is that you have to cut another branch and do a little touch up. I am building traps for this summer, and that is how I will paint them. Some will be all pine, some will be all maple or oak, and a few will be mixed. I am sure that with a high nap roller you could roll the paint on over the branches, but you might have to use more branches if the backsides of the leaves get messy.
 

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First they need to see it to mess with it. So if 1% of the people want to mess with it and they do not see it they are safe. Here is one bringing in pollen:
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/n599/6minz/swarmcatch.jpg
I pulled this one too soon:
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/n599/6minz/sub.jpg
here is the original pile, the light green was for a moss covered tree and never did catch a swarm. The white box was to go on a con-ex. The rust primer was for a inside of a fir. All have a two color background with a dark tree bark stencil.
http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/n599/6minz/swarmtrap2.jpg
 
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