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    Published on 02-28-2020 00:56

    We wanted to be let everyone know that Dutchware has purchased Clark Hammock Company. We have move the Clark Jungle Hammock forum into a sub forum under the Dutchware forums.

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    Just a friendly reminder of HF's Terms of Service re: discussing religion and politics on this forum. It's not allowed.

    I thought a reminder would help us stay focused. Applying the TOS to the holidays, it's ok to wish folks Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Solstice, Kwanzaa or whatever...but discussions about the religious aspects of the holidays will be removed. We're here to discuss hammocks, so if you have strong feelings about religion and the holidays, please find another forum to discuss them.
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    Published on 03-15-2014 02:22

    Hammock Forums has always had a strict rule against political and religious posts. This has normally applied to issues that most members can agree are contentious...gun rights and carry laws, differences in religion, political elections and candidates, etc. As we've said several times, this isn't about First Amendment rights but about keeping this particular site respectful and on-topic.
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    bansheekitty

    New Tarp Came in!!!!

    Yeah, I got a 13 foot tarp for my Ridgerunner. I'd been using an 11 foot Superfly for years, and that does work, but it's nice to have a tarp long enough

    bansheekitty Today, 18:33 Go to last post
    Aaronbagby

    HG Econ incubator, help choosing length

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    Aaronbagby Today, 18:21 Go to last post
    cougarmeat

    New Tarp Came in!!!!

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    cougarmeat Today, 17:55 Go to last post
    Xraycer

    MA > N. Andover > Harold Parker State Forest > Harold Hang > July 17-19, 2020

    Awesome!

    With the kids getting older and losing interests in camping, it's been a few years since I've last been out. So, I'm now really

    Xraycer Today, 17:55 Go to last post
    Aaronbagby

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    Aaronbagby Today, 17:41 Go to last post
    FLTurtle

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    FLTurtle Today, 17:40 Go to last post
    kghiker

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    kghiker Today, 17:38 Go to last post
    DocWatson

    Distance from fire?

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