2017 Duck Hunters Spring Raffle
On behalf of all of us at Delta Waterfowl, thank you for participating in the 2017 Duck Hunters Spring Raffle. Your support will directly fuel our efforts to produce ducks for you and secure the future of waterfowl hunting.
Special congratulations to our grand prize winner! Malcolm H. of New Orleans, LA, won the Aleutian Island Waterfowlers Alaskan Hunt for two. More than 20 others won some of the market’s best shotguns, decoys and waterfowling gear. View the complete list of winners below.
|Ryan C.||Harbor View||OH||1st||Beretta Silver Pigeon – 20 ga.|
|William H.||Milwaukee||WI||2nd||Winchester SX3 – 12 ga.|
|Thomas & Jessica B.||Saint Louis||MO||3rd||Pointer Gray Laminate Semi-Auto 12 ga.|
|J. Hardeman C.||Monroe||LA||4th||Rig Em Right Duck Hunting Gear Package|
|William T.||San Andreas||CA||5th||Stoeger M3500 – Black 12 ga.|
|Scott D.||Council Bluffs||IA||6th||Benelli SuperNova 12 ga.|
|Fernando M.||Houston||TX||7th||Heavy Hauler Gear Package|
|Ed J.||Dallas||TX||8th||ALPS Delta Waterfowl Gear Package|
|Kathie A.||Mayer||MN||9th||Final Approach Field Hunter Package|
|Mark B.||North Richland Hills||TX||10th||Vanguard World Scouting Optics Package|
|Tony B.||Superior||WI||11th||Tanglefree Flight Series Package|
|Darrell B.||Napa||CA||12th||Gunner Kennel G-1 Intermediate Kennel|
|David R.||Driftwood||TX||13th||Buck Knives Knife Package|
|John C.||Strongsville||OH||14th||Dakota Decoy Goose Hunters Package|
|Eugene C.||Baton Rouge||LA||15th||Lucky Duck Motion Decoy Package|
|Daniel A.||Fombell||PA||16th||LaCrosse Footwear Insulated Alpha Swampfox Waders|
|Robert S.||Excelsior||MN||17th||Plano Synergy Treasure Commander Package|
|Wilbur H.||Vonore||TN||18th||DT Systems Dog Training Package|
|Barney B.||Oil City||LA||19th||Plano Synergy Barnett Recruit Crossbow|
|Gene L.||Crawfordsville||IA||20th||Federal Ammo Black Cloud Ammo – Case|
|Mike W.||Eureka||MO||21st||Sportsman’s Box 6 Month Sub.|
|Frank B.||Walnutport||PA||22nd||LaCrosse Footwear AlphaBurly Pro – Max-5|
|Thomas B.||Mount Pleasant||TX||23rd||Federal Ammo Gold Medal Grand Ammo|
|Craig M.||West Jordan||UT||24th||WSI Delta Store / WSI Gift Certificate|
|Philip A.||Nesconset||NY||25th||Hoppe’s Gun Cleaning Package|
1st PRIZE – 686 Beretta Silver Pigeon I – 26″, 3″- 20 Ga. Shotgun
At its heart, it has the best-in-class 686 action, which is compact and low-profile while being extremely strong. Whether you take it to an upland hunt or to the clay range, the Silver Pigeon I gives you the flawless performance and the classic looks of a Beretta. This firearm has been underwritten by W.A. Stevens & Associates of Springfield, OH. W.A. Stevens and Associates was founded in 1951 and has been serving the Columbus, Springfield, and Dayton region with integrity and quality for over 60 years. Primary business being concrete, asphalt and and structural building.
2nd PRIZE – Winchester SX3 Waterfowler 12 Ga. Shotgun
Some shooters of Super X3 shotguns are like members of a strange secret society. We don’t say too much or brag too much. We just go about our business taking more ducks and geese, more pheasants and grouse and more turkeys and deer in the toughest, widest ranging temperatures and weather conditions around. At times and places and conditions where the competition will fail.
3rd PRIZE – Pointer Gray Laminate Semi-Auto 12 ga., 28″, 3″
The New Pointer Semi-auto comes with a beautiful gray laminate stock, 28 inch barrel, a 5+1 magazine capacity and a magazine cut-off for quick load changes. This shotgun comes with fiber optic front sights and five interchangeable chokes in F, M, IM, IC and CL constrictions.
4th PRIZE – RIG ‘EM RIGHT Gear Package
Includes: Low Rider Layout Blind, Full Choke Gun Case, Shell Shocker XL Blind Bag, Long Haul Decoy Bag, 12 Slot Decoy Bag, Neoprene Hand Warmer Gear Belt, Big Limit Game Strap, Jerk Rig, and 12 – 36″ Texas Rig Decoy Anchors Rig’Em Right is the hottest brand with the hottest products in the waterfowl industry today. Producers of the most well-designed and well-built products, tried and tested by the most heavily seasoned waterfowlers on the planet. Everything they produce is designed by a waterfowler and built for the worst conditions.
6th PRIZE – Benelli Supernova Max-5 Camo 12 Ga. Shotgun
What distinguishes Benelli from the competition is the ultra-reliability and quality built into every gun based on superior technology and craftsmanship. Benelli has total confidence in its products and backs every gun with an industry-leading 10-year warranty.
7th PRIZE – HEAVY HAULER Gear Package
Includes: F3 Full Frame Fowler Layout Blind, Floating Gun Case, CAC Can Decoy Raft O Ducks Gang Rig, AR-1 Blind Bag, Leather Game Strap, , Swap Out lanyard, Braided Adjustable Gun Sling, and Big Top Decoy Bag The mission statement of Heavy Hauler Outdoor Gear is to make something that not only would last but would also outlast and outperform anything like it you’ve ever owned. That holds true today, only the best materials available go into their products, resulting in “Outdoor Gear to Last a Lifetime”.
8th PRIZE – Delta Waterfowl Gear Package by ALPS Outdoorz
Includes: Zero Gravity Blind, Backpack Blind Bag, Floating Deluxe Gun Case, Dog Stand, Wetland Seat, and Deluxe Hand Warmer. Since 2007, ALPS OutdoorZ has been designing and manufacturing high quality hunting packs and gear for today’s modern hunter. Brought together by a shared passion for conservation and a love of waterfowl hunting, ALPS OutdoorZ partnered with Delta Waterfowl in 2016 to bring to market a brand new line of high quality gear for waterfowl hunters. Using the same first-rate fabrics, components, and design elements found in all of their products, ALPS OutdoorZ is proud to present Delta Waterfowl Gear; waterfowl gear for duck hunters, by duck hunters.
9th PRIZE – Final Approach Prize Package
Includes FA Original Pro-Guide Layout Blind, FA Hunting Pack, and 6 Flocked Mallard Field Decoys As the inventors of the very first layout blind in 1993, we know the tough conditions waterfowlers endure. So every day we get up earlier, stay later, work harder, and build smarter to make your blinds, decoys and accessories tougher. That’s the Final Approach. And after 25 years, we’re just getting started.
10th PRIZE – Vanguard Optics Scouting Package
Includes: Endeavor XF 80A Spotting Scope, VS-82 Small Tripod, and Spirit XF8420 Binoculars Whether you’re a birdwatcher, a photographer, or a sportsman, Vanguard produces the accessories that enhance those indescribable moments that drive you every day. When everything around you stops and all you see, feel and hear is just before you, Vanguard is there with you, keeping your view clear and steady.
11th PRIZE TANGLEFREE Flight Series Package
Includes: Flight Series Panel Blind, Flight Series Blind Bag, Flight Series Gun Case, and Flight Series Gun Sling. Tanglefree is much more than a decoy company, it embodies our family creed of how things should be in this world. This is why our constant innovation to improve products and tradition to offer quality goods and services will earn us the loyalty from the most critical of waterfowl hunters.
12th PRIZE – GUNNER KENNEL – Intermediate Kennel
When Gunner Kennels set out to build this incredible product, their goal was to craft it with the best parts money can buy. That allowed them to push the limits of what a dog kennel should be. The sleek design and ease of use makes you proud to own this kennel. Gunner Kennels are for hunters, competitive trainers, and for everyone else that just loves dogs. A camping trip or a weekend at the lake just wouldn’t be the same without your whole family. So they made it easy to load up the truck with your gear AND your kennel and not worry about a thing.
13th PRIZE – BUCK KNIVES Knife Package
Includes: 119 Special Knife, Clearwater Fillet Knife, Compadre Camp Axe, Folding Saw, Paklite Field Master Knives, and Sideswipe Backpack Camo. Buck Knives is a family-owned business passed on generation after generation (4 to be exact). As a leader in the knife industry, we understand the importance of quality and durability. Built on old-fashioned values, we understand the importance of passing on traditions and that is why our hand-crafted, quality knives are built to withstand the test of time.
14th PRIZE – DAKOTA DECOY Goose Decoy Package
Includes: 6 Signature Series Goose Floaters and 6 Signature Series Full Body Honkers You spend a lot of money on your hunting equipment, and deserve years of trouble free service, and that’s what you’ll get with all of the Dakota Decoy products. Dakota Decoys offer a full line up of top quality decoys that you, the demanding hunter, not only expect… but deserve!
15th PRIZE – Lucky Duck Motion Package – Lucky Flapper Canada Goose – Flapping Wing Goose Decoy with Remote.
This Life size Canada Goose Decoy has a Flocked Head, Durable flapping magnetic EVA wings for easy setup. Lucky HD – The next generation of spinners is here! Introducing the Lucky HD – highly defined, highly digital, and highly durable. Lucky Dabbler HD – Movement is the key to shooting ducks on calm days. The Lucky Dabbler resembles a feeding drake mallard with its feet kicking throwing water and creating surface disturbance.
16th PRIZE – LaCROSSE Insulated Alpha Swampfox Waders,
22nd PRIZE – LaCROSSE AlphaBurly Pro Boots – Max-5
Do one thing and do it right. For over a century, that’s what we’ve been doing — making the best rubber boots. Period. Boots that won’t let you down. Boots that know a thing or two about toughness, durability, and comfort. Whether for hunting, working, or tending the land upon which they tread, our boots give you the freedom to focus on what matters most to you. Because that’s what matters most to us.
17th PRIZE – Treasure Commander Package
Includes: Treasure Commander TC1X Metal Detector, Bear Tooth Digging Tool, Groundd EFX Sifter, Beart Tooth Digging Shovel and Ground EFX Mesh Bag You can be part of the newest and fastest growing hobby here in the USA, “Metal Detecting” for all kinds of treasures. Treasure Commander Metal Detectors can find old valuable coins, gold and silver diamond and ruby rings, gold necklaces, jewelry and does great on finding relics and artifacts worth big money! The Treasure Commander is very easy to tune and just as easy to use. Anyone from kids to old timers can start having fun finding money as soon as you open the box with your new Treasure Commander.
18th PRIZE – DT Systems – Dog Training Package
Includes: RAPT1400 Camo Dog Traiing Collar and Super Pro Dummy Launcher. Our lifestyle is our passion. And like any other passion in life, we want to share the things we enjoy most with the people we love most. That’s why D.T. Systems is committed to supporting the efforts put forth by Delta Waterfowl. They are dedicated to the preservation of our passion with habitat creation/conservation, education, public awareness, scientific and efficient land management, and hunt tests and trials. These efforts will ensure that our passion is passed on to our future generations so they can enjoy the same lifetstyle we love today.
19th PRIZE – Barnett Recruit Crossbow
To the hunters daring enough to step out and pursue game by crossbow — adventure will come. Silent, precise and lethal, the crossbow will change your hunting experience in the same way it changed the course of history centuries ago. It will test your skills by shortening the distance to the game you hunt, and lengthening the season in which you hunt it. All while providing an adrenaline rush that can’t be found anywhere else.
20th PRIZE – Black Cloud FS Steel
Move over standard steel, there’s a new non-tox in town. Black Cloud featuring the FLITECONTROL® wad and FLITESTOPPER™ steel is unlike any other steel shot ever introduced. The FLITECONTROL wad tightens patterns for long-range effectiveness and FLITESTOPPER steel shot pellets wreak havoc on unsuspecting waterfowl. This product will change the way you view standard steel ammunition. Drop Ducks Like Rain™ with Black Cloud FS Steel. Use Black Cloud approved aftermarket chokes for even greater pattern performance.
21st PPRIZE – Sportsman’s Box 6 Month Subscription
Every month that you are a member with the Sportsman’s Box, you will receive a box full of items that have been field tested and approved by our team of experienced Sportsmen that are scattered throughout the US and Canada. Whether you have been an avid Sportsman for years or are just getting started, the Sportsman’s Box is a necessity and a time saver when it comes to keeping the mud room stocked while discovering new products for your next pursuit.
23rd PRIZE – Federal Gold Medal Grand Target Load – 1 Case
For decades, Gold Medal® shotshells have set the standard-and world records-for competitive trap, skeet and sporting clays shooters. Now we have improved upon the industry-leading design with Gold Medal Grand™. The loads produce less recoil, and more reliable ignition, improved shot hardness and excellent reloadability-all with the same world-class performance shooters expect from Federal Premium® Ammunition.
24th PRIZE – Delta Store / WSI Gift Certificate
Since 1990, WSI has been dedicated to providing the most comfortable and durable performance based clothing in the world. In order to help athletes perform at their best, it is our priority to combine cutting-edge designs with high-tech materials. WSI proudly designs, cuts, and sews at our factory in Eagan, Minnesota. We are committed to building a stronger America while caring for our precious environment.
25th PRIZE -Hoppes 9 Gun Cleaning Package
At the moment of truth, a shooter requires total confidence that his gun will perform precisely—time after time—the perfect extension of the shooter’s will. Our cleaners and lubricants are formulated with distinctive ingredients and tested to perform under extremes of weather and temperature. For over 100 years, Hoppe’s has earned the reputation as “The Gun Care People.”