Michael Waddell is arguably the most popular figure in the outdoor industry today.A winner of numerous turkey calling competitions, Michael only puts the best touse when he’s in the field. That’s why he is a proud endorser of the Flextoneline of calls. Michael is also a proud spokesman for the National Wild TurkeyFederation, dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservationof the hunting tradition.
Hold call with your off hand using your thumb and finger tips. With your dominant handhold the striker as you would a pencil at about a 20º angle away from you. To producea yelp, move the striker in small tight circles with light to moderate pressure. For righthanded use draw counter clockwise circles and left handed use draw clockwise circles.You can vary the volume by the amount of pressure you put on the call. Very light slowcircles produces a soft tree yelp, while heavy pressure creates lots of volume great forlocating a wily ol’ tom. To cackle, move the striker in fast tight circles. For realistic clucksand cutts, move the striker straight down approximately 1/4” to 1/2”, space your clucksout slowly but make the series rapid for cutting. To purr, move striker straight downapproximately 1” allowing the striker to kind of bump along the call surface. For the bestperformance keep the slate free of oil and finger prints and use the supplied conditioningpad to keep the slate surface and striker tip slightly rough. THE SLATE SURFACE OFTHIS CALL MUST BE SANDED PRIOR TO FIRST USE.