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What is the best Timers to use on my feeders Digital or Analog. I was wondering what has everyone else had luck with for lasting the longest. I bought a couple of the Texas feeders and they had Moultrie Timers they made one year and they needed to be changed I then bought a couple of the Remington Digitals and also one year and they are gone I now am testing the Remington Analog and was wondering if I am wasting my time. Any and all comments will be appreciated.
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Remington
We use the Remington Digital timers. We are not having trouble with them at all. Maybe water is getting to your timer or the timer itself is getting too hot.
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On-Time
I have tried others and nothing compares to my on-time feeders and motors. I use the lifetime model. It takes 11 "AA" batteries but they last over a year.
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On Time
I have four of the On Time Elites and they are awesome. We also have several Sweenys and 3 Kenco Smart Timers. The Sweenys are pricey but good, The Kenco and On Times are tough and dependable. Complete on time set upw with 225 pound barrell will run between $150 and 175. Stay away from the fat boy units though. Had a couple and they were useless as wet toilet paper.
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on time analog
I have an On Time lifetime. The analog timer works great if you dont rub off the adjustment screw. They are good feeders but if you buy On Time, buy Lifetime because to me none of their parts are generic enough to fix on your own.
But I will say that that is one company that stands behind their Lifetime warranty. You calll and tell them what you have and they mail you what you need. No hassle, no dodges and no BS. Im proud they are from Louisiana too.
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Feeders
We had about 15 on time lifetime feeders, ended up selling every one of em. We had them on a few leases in Kansas and it never failed, every trip back we would have to repair at least half of them. I saw a feeder on a neighbors place and ended up trying one. We now have 24 'Honey Creek Ranch' feeders. Some have been up for 3 years and all we've ever had to do is refill em. I couldnt afford to leave my feeders for 4-6 weeks and return only to find they hadnt thrown corn but a few days after I left.
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Feeders
I bought the Texas 400 and 600 pound Feeders that George makes and sells on this site I have several of them and like I said I am just having trouble keeping them going the feeders are great design just trying to find a motor setup that will last longer than one year at a time.
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Remenington
I have 7 of the Remington digital its been 3 years running year around with no problems I had On Time feeders before that and they SUCK. I have the solar panals on them I havent changed a battery in 3 years. You might want to try that to.
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Feeders
I guess what I am reading then it is the luck of the draw. I will try the lifetimes and see what happens I have tried the Remington Digitals and have not had any luck.

Thanks
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feeder motors
Go with a kenco smart timer. I have been using them for years with no problems and batteries last for 6 months or more.
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