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    Quote Originally Posted by designer@quickdata.com View Post
    Swankfly,
    Your post sounds more interesting than mine? What were you referring to?
    yours...

    "How does that hand test for tension go?"

    swank

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    The WB twist test is an effective "rule of thumb" (and forefinger) to make sure the bugnet doesn't sag in your face. The line may or may not be strong enough to function as an actual structural ridgeline, despite being called one. The twist test is a good way to see that it's tight enough to hold the bugnet where you want it, and not so tight that it could fail and bring down lawsuits.

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    Quote Originally Posted by swankfly View Post
    I can usually just hear it in her voice. If that is the case, I never want to be touching distance close.

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    Oh, it's a joke! Warn us next time that it's coming.

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    Brandon explains this pretty well in the BB setup video. Around the 3:00 minute mark
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