Ladderstands are a type of treestand that is very convenient and useful for hunting. Unlike the other treestands, these treestands come with attached ladders that make the climbing very easy. The ladderstands are easier to use and climb, but that comes with a toll. These stands are heavier and a bit pricier.
Climbing stands as ladderstands allow you an alleviated vantage point from where you can keep an eye on the game zone and keep yourself safe from predators and other territorial animals.
One of the best ladderstands on the market today is the X-Stand Treestands, the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand. This is a very premium ladderstand for outdoor enthusiasts. It has all the premium features that you will need in a ladderstand.
We will do a part-by-part feature breakdown. This will help you understand each feature and what those features mean for you. Breaking down the features is the only way that we can help you understand the quality of the ladderstand.
The height of the ladderstand is a very important factor for buying a hunting ladderstand. The height is important because it keeps you away from the game zone.
This protects you from predators and other animals that might harm you. On the other hand, this keeps you far away from the zone. This way, you can be away from the sight and smell range of the game.
X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand comes with a height of 20 feet. This is the tallest model in the market. This enables you to have an exceptional view of the whole game zone and allows you to prepare your plan accordingly.
Ladderstand strength is very important. Some people know it as the weight capacity. It is important because you need to make sure that the ladderstand can carry your weight. The limit includes your weight and the weight of the gear that you carry.
It is especially true for a two-man ladderstand. The weight capacity of the X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is 500 pounds.
Jayhawk ladderstand can be used by you and your friends. You can give your young ones an early start in the world of hunting. The weight capacity is what allows you that option.
The sturdiness of the ladderstand is important. The X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is made with an X force expanded metal tube that allows for extreme strength and sturdiness.
This metal construction is coated with a powder that makes the ladderstand rust-resistant and safe from moisture.
The noise level of a treestand can scare the game away. Brands come with many great solutions to make sure that there is no noise.
X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand comes with a self-lubricating nylon washer that keeps the metal-on-metal contact at the minimum. This makes sure that there is no noise that can drive away your game.
If the friction is kept at a minimum, it also helps with keeping the rust away.
As said before that this X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is a two-person ladderstand, so the seat is understandably large. The whole seating arrangement is 39 inches in size. So, it can comfortably accommodate two people.
The seat depth is 17 inches; it is almost like a full chair. You can use the ladderstand with kids and friends.
The backrest allows you to lean back on the ladderstand on long scanning and hunting sessions. The backrest on the X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is 39 inches wide and 19 inches tall.
This is comfortable and allows your whole back to be leaned against the backrest. A half-sized backrest can hurt your back, and no backrest can be very uncomfortable.
There is comfort flex seat cushion on the X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand. This allows you to sit comfortably for a long hunting time.
The cushioning extends to the backrest as well. You can lean back and sit with the best possible comfort and convenience.
The platform size of the ladder stand is important because you need to stretch your legs after standing or sitting for a long time.
X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand has a 42 inches wide and 34 inches deep platform. This allows you to be comfortable and take those standing bow shots and standing gunshots from this ladderstand.
The front closure of the X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand makes it safer and easier for your hunting. The front closure and the armrests are padded and thick.
These front closures system allows you to throw a bit back; this makes sure you don’t fall off of the treestand.
The X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand has a flip-up seat. You can flip the seat up when you need more balance and space to take a bow shot or standing shots.
The flip-up seat makes no noise at all. The metal on metal contact sound, as mentioned before, is taken care of by using a self-lubricating nylon washer.
All leaderstands need to have adequate protection that makes sure the safety of the hunters. Many types are available to make your hunting sessions safer.
There are straps, cable, and steel jaws that dig into the tree. The X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand comes with Jaws of Shark that bite into the tree bark. This makes sure you can hunt with the ladderstand without worrying about your safety at all. The teeth are deep and sharp that makes sure it doesn’t skid off because of the weight.
The X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand has a powdered coating that protects the ladder and the seat from rust and damage. It also has two drink holders and two accessory hooks that can be used for various works.
The Jayhawk is a 20-foot two-man ladder stand with our ground-breaking safety technology. Before you leave the ground, you may rest assured that your stand is safe and secure. For full utilization of the platform, the Comfort-flex mesh seat flips up and out of the way. A padded armrest and a flip-back footrest add to the comfort. The adjustable padded shooting rail can be removed or flipped back. Stealth silencers — self-lubricating nylon washers with x-force expanded metal for improved strength, durability, traction, and noise reduction. The Jayhawk also has our helix oval tubing, which adds to the stand’s strength and durability.
The only downside of the X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is the weight. It is a steel construction, which is heavy in itself. Besides that, the all-steel construction of the ladder, seat, and armrest makes it quite difficult for one person to use this very high quality and comfortable ladderstand.
The X-Stand Treestands the Jayhawk 20′ Two Man Ladderstand is one of the most premium types of ladderstand with all the features that can make a ladderstand the best.
With all the qualities of the ladderstand, it is a great deal for you. As we have noted, weight can be a big issue for you if you are using it for yourself or your children to start them on the hobby of hunting. Using aluminum for some of the construction can lessen the whooping 122 pounds of weight and make it portable.