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post #1 of 8 Old 05-19-2013, 02:08 AM Thread Starter
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Fly sheets?

Can you recommend a really good fly sheet for under $120 or so? After recent vet bills I am in no mood to spend $180 on the one I really want.
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post #2 of 8 Old 05-19-2013, 05:13 AM
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$180? $120? Where are you getting them from and what are they made of? I don't use fly sheets but just a quick search online and found some for around $60
Softmesh Combo Fly Sheet
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post #3 of 8 Old 05-19-2013, 10:53 AM Thread Starter
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Rambo Protectors are around $180. And it's not even made of gold or anything!

The one you found looks pretty good, thank you :)
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post #4 of 8 Old 05-19-2013, 12:38 PM
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I have this one Upland Basic Turnout Fly Sheet | Dover Saddlery and its awesome! Under $50 and has benefits of the expensive ones, like UV protection. My Paint has white, really sensitive skin so he HAS to wear it or else he burns to a little pony crisp, poor guy lol. They were on sale for $30 not too long ago so maybe they will go back on sale too :)

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post #5 of 8 Old 05-22-2013, 12:13 AM
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I've repaired some of those inexpensive fly sheets. If I were going to buy one it would be made of textilene, like the heavy fly masks.
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post #6 of 8 Old 05-22-2013, 12:15 AM
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Look at smithbrothers online they always have great deals on great quality stuff
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post #7 of 8 Old 05-22-2013, 12:18 AM
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I just use fly spray and for the belly I use swat and vicks vapo rub it work very well

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post #8 of 8 Old 05-22-2013, 12:34 AM Thread Starter
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I decided to go with a Bucas and hopefully that will last the summer. Thanks for all your help!
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