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    You have a lot more experience with it than I do....

    You have a lot more experience with it than I do. The two week number comes from the spray bottles of 0.5% Permethrin. With those you dampen the fabric, maybe putting an ounce of solution on a...
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    Never heard of that type of problem with...

    Never heard of that type of problem with Permethrin. I don't think DEET, after it has dried on your skin, is any worry to weakening hammock bodies, webbing or ropes either.
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    Good point! DEET can really mess up watch...

    Good point! DEET can really mess up watch crystals, take your watches off when you put that stuff on and don't let any of the liquid or spray get on them. Cell phones and probably glasses too. ...
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    Places that sell outdoor gear usually carry it...

    Places that sell outdoor gear usually carry it during the appropriate seasons.

    The Permethrin is usually diluted to 0.5% to spray on clothing. It's good for ticks and I'm not sure if DEET does...
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    I can symphatize with that. On my AT thru hike I...

    I can symphatize with that. On my AT thru hike I started out using the small bottles of almost 100% DEET, jungle juice, and got to where I couldn't hardly stand it. If I use DEET, I like the time...
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