2019 New Guns & Gear: Decoys

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By Chris Jennings

[1] Higdon Outdoors Standard, Foam-Filled

 Mallards Featuring Higdon’s new XHD Hyper Feathering for superb detail, these foam-filled mallard floaters are unsinkable and offer uncanny realism. Other state-of-the-art features include durable composite construction, an advanced keel design, and string tabs that make rigging a snap. higdondecoys.com

[2] Mojo Elite Series Redhead Floater

Mojo Outdoors has added a redhead floater to its
Elite Series spinning-wing decoy line. This model comes with a floating base, soft-plastic body, and built-in remote receiver. mojooutdoors.com

[3] Flambeau Gunning Series Mallard Floaters

Flambeau’s new Gunning Series mallard floaters are modeled after the classic hand-carved decoys of yore, with anatomically correct, rounded bottoms and old-school skeg-style keels. flambeauoutdoors.com

[4] Higdon Outdoors Apex Goose Decoys

Higdon’s new Apex full-body Canada goose decoys will fool even the wariest honkers with the addition of the company’s new XHD Hyper Feathering detail. High-contrast paint, one-piece construction, and the new Apex stake system make these decoys among the most realistic on the market. higdondecoys.com

[5] Dive Bomb Decoys S5 Snow and Canada Geese

Why set 100 full-body decoys when you can set 1,000 windsocks in less time? Dive Bomb’s S5 snow goose and Canada goose socks feature spring-loaded, 36-inch stakes and snap-lock backs for easy setup, breakdown, and high visibility on windless days. divebombindustries.com

[6] GreenHead Gear Pro-Grade XD Series Full Body Honker

GHG’s popular full-body goose decoys have received an upgrade with the release of the new Pro-Grade Extra Definition (XD) Series, featuring flexible plastic bodies, vibrant paint schemes, and the company’s Real Motion base system. averyoutdoors.com