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    What is my best source for...

    Longer tree straps. I'm coming up against areas where the trees are huge. My 6 foot straps aren't cutting it so I have to go to less desirable locations to hang.

    Where is my best source. I'm thinking around 9 - 10 foot straps. Not wanting to change suspension systems at this time. I like what I have so keep it to the strap question.


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    Strapworks.com

    Pick out what you what and the length, and how you what the ends sewn.

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    I've had to think about the same problem since I had to start thinking about large trees too. My suggestion is get the longest tree straps you can find and put them together. I have seen this done in many places. The next suggestion is to get long webbing and use a marlinspike hitch on the plain end.

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    Any climbing supply shop will sell webbing. Just buy a bunch and cut it to your desired length. You could sew the loops yourself, have them done (old ladies hang out at Joanne's and don't mind helping, ) or just tie loops.
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    With beauty all around you, may you walk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by biggcarl View Post
    Strapworks.com

    Pick out what you what and the length, and how you what the ends sewn.
    Ditto! You can get any size or length you want

    Polyester 1" wide: http://www.strapworks.com/Strapworks...ng_p/hss1p.htm

    Or

    Seatbelt Polyester (My Fav): http://www.strapworks.com/Strapworks..._p/hss112s.htm

    Or make your own by buying the webbing and sewing the loops on yourself:

    Polyester or Seatbelt Polyester

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    look around our cottage vendors but I usually just get my cordage and webbing from DIYgearsupply... http://www.backwoodsdaydreamer.com/p...-page/webbing/ or AHE http://www.arrowhead-equipment.com/ (I'm sure Paul will do some custom length straps for ya)
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    Arrowhead-equipment.com. you order according to how long you want

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    I have had very good luck with Arrowhead Equipment.

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    I got some 12 footers from dutchwaregear.com. No complaints.

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