Outdoor Life - - WATERFOWL INSIDER -

If you’ve dis­missed sil­hou­ette de­coys as cheap and un­re­al­is­tic, you’ll want to give this new de­sign by Green­head Gear a look. These de­coys are 3D—sort of. GHG ba­si­cally took a stan­dard, plas­tic-body de­coy and squashed it flat­ter. So, you end up with a de­coy that has a great side pro­file, a some­what re­al­is­tic look from di­rectly above, and an ex­tra-pack­able and por­ta­ble de­sign. Be­sides that, the dekes have nicely flocked heads and paint jobs that don’t pro­duce sun glare—one of the clas­sic down­falls of other sil­hou­ette-style de­coys. A dozen or two dozen of these dekes are the per­fect ad­di­tion to a spread of shells, be­cause they can be staked high to catch the at­ten­tion of far­away flocks.

Typ­i­cally, goose sil­hou­ettes run on the cheap side and don’t sur­vive much wear and tear. That’s not the case with GHG’S new prod­uct. These are tough, sturdy de­coys that will hang in there for sea­sons of hard use. ($250/12; green­head­

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