hanging sets

hanging sets

[′haŋ·iŋ ¦sets]
(mining engineering)
Timbers from which cribs are suspended in working through soft strata.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Q: What is your general rule of thumb when hanging sets in a tree?
We are going to discuss the four primary areas hunters need to consider when hanging sets for this coming fall, and when they should be hunted: the exterior fringe, the intermediate fringe or edge, the interior fringe, and the core.