Light weight and compact.
Ergonomically design for natural handling.
I hunt sometimes in a tree stand but also like to do some still hunting which is slowly walking through the woods looking for game.
The idea was to build something that would be a joy to CARRY around in the woods and not something that is a joy when you hang it on a hook once your in the tree stand.
So here is a sketch of what I came up with:
What you think?