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  1. #1 Dutch #2 WB #3 SMC The WB and Dutch are...

    #1 Dutch
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    The WB and Dutch are pretty close for me, but the Dutch are slightly easier to adjust. The SMC rings will work, but if you forget the back-up knot, or don't have it tied...
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    If something changes I'll let you know. Stupid...

    If something changes I'll let you know. Stupid weather is messing up my plans. We are now getting the weather we should have gotten in March.
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    Are you looking for something to use in your yard...

    Are you looking for something to use in your yard or for car camping, or are you looking for a stand to use while hiking? Two totally different animals. Search for threads on stands, turtle-dog or...
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    I'm trying...

    I'm trying this....http://www.simplylightdesigns.com/catalog/product_info.php/cPath/34_35/products_id/476
    I had Jared make it all mesh. I'm still working out the kinks with it. Balancing the cpap...
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    I'm afraid I'm a No Go for the hang. My Memorial...

    I'm afraid I'm a No Go for the hang. My Memorial Weekend rafting trip is being postponed to that weekend due to bad weather this coming weekend. Bummer.
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    That's a really short & narrow hammock at 8 feet...

    That's a really short & narrow hammock at 8 feet X 54 inches wide. Most camping hammocks are 10-11 feet long. It might be a good kids hammock at a good price.
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    Thanks so much for posting about this battery. I...

    Thanks so much for posting about this battery. I was bummed when the PowerAdd Pilot battery didn't work. I've used the Qi-Infinity at home and on a weekend paddle/camping trip last weekend. Works...
  8. At 5'5" tall, I always had 10 foot hammocks, and...

    At 5'5" tall, I always had 10 foot hammocks, and assumed that an 11 footer was overkill for me. I bought a used 11 ft. Hammeck Netty from another HF member on a whim, and love it. No calf ridge, and...
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    FS: Funds received. The chair UQ is sold. Will ship...

    Funds received. The chair UQ is sold. Will ship in the next 1-2 days & send PM with tracking info. Thanks.
  10. My first time using the GoPro on the kayak. Will...

    My first time using the GoPro on the kayak. Will work on the video soon. Gotta go back to work tomorrow.....darn it.
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    FS: Paypal info sent. Sold pending funds. Thanks.

    Paypal info sent. Sold pending funds. Thanks.
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    FS: WL camp chair UQ

    Purchased a few months ago. Used on one weekend trip. Like new condition. Impulse buy & overkill for the kind of camping I do (warmer weather). Definitely will keep your backside warm in cooler...
  13. Going past Lees Ferry in a SOT kayak would be...

    Going past Lees Ferry in a SOT kayak would be quite an adventure!

    No permit required. There is only one company that does the backhaul, unless you have your own motorboat. Colorado River...
  14. Some where between a squeeze and a gravity. I...

    Some where between a squeeze and a gravity. I used a Nalgene Canteen as my "dirty water" container. Much easier to fill from the river with the wide mouth. I then attached my Jet Flow adapter to the...
  15. Colorado River - Glen Canyon Dam to Lees Ferry

    Myself, HF member arczeneb, and some folks from my local outdoor club did a two night paddle & camp on the Colorado River, from Glen Canyon Dam to Lees Ferry. Glen Canyon Dam is what formed Lake...
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    I did mine by just opening up the rolled hem in...

    I did mine by just opening up the rolled hem in two places and sliding the shock cord through. I used mini cord locks on both ends. After the shock cord was added, I went back and stitched the hem...
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    I sure love my Netty in that Acu Camo. Mine is...

    I sure love my Netty in that Acu Camo. Mine is paired with a HG 20 degree Incubator as well, in the olive green color. Nice looking hammock, congrats!
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    If I'm able to come, I'll do dutch oven dessert.

    If I'm able to come, I'll do dutch oven dessert.
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    Another vote for the 20 degree. I've had a 20...

    Another vote for the 20 degree. I've had a 20 degree for about 5 years, and it's my three season go to TQ. I use it in the hammock, in a tent, and on the couch during the winter months while watching...
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    For $90 you can get a Wilderness Logics Tadpole....

    For $90 you can get a Wilderness Logics Tadpole. It's a favorite of HF members. 11 foot tarp with good coverage. Marty makes awesome gear and will get it to you very fast.
  21. Howdy. I'm a 5'5" woman who's been hammocking on...

    Howdy. I'm a 5'5" woman who's been hammocking on & off for about 5 years. I have owned numerous hammocks of different styles, lengths, and fabrics in my journey towards hammock nirvana. Based upon my...
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    SOLD: Cool, thanks. I might use it over Mother's Day...

    Cool, thanks. I might use it over Mother's Day Weekend (fingers crossed for suitable trees on the Colorado River), and on a Memorial Weekend float on the Snake River. I'll for sure be the envy of the...
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    Sounds great to me!

    Sounds great to me!
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    SOLD: Payment sent. I couldn't pass up that awesome...

    Payment sent.
    I couldn't pass up that awesome camo.
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    SOLD: I'll take it. PM sent for payment info.

    I'll take it. PM sent for payment info.
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    My first hammock was a Trek Light double. It's...

    My first hammock was a Trek Light double. It's the hammock that led me to HF and learning about how to use hammocks for camping. I loved it from the first hang, and I still love it today. It's the...
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    You're kind of on the cusp height wise between a...

    You're kind of on the cusp height wise between a 10 and 11 foot hammock. Since you know that you have back and neck issues, then I'd say go with the 11 footer. Your weight gives you lot of options on...
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    What's your height and weight? That will give us...

    What's your height and weight? That will give us a better idea for hammock recommendations. Many folks who are over 6 ft. tall seem to do better with a longer hammock. I personally like wider...
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    Here's my story, for what it's worth. Almost 6...

    Here's my story, for what it's worth. Almost 6 years ago I went to the local outdoor expo. There I met Seth from Trek Light hammocks. His entire booth was hammocks. He had stands set up and had...
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    Since they are adept at carrying off large/heavy...

    Since they are adept at carrying off large/heavy objects, do we need to somehow secure the bear canister so they don't make off with it? Or will they leave the canister alone because they can't smell...
  31. I mostly use a HG Incubator with this hammock,...

    I mostly use a HG Incubator with this hammock, but also used a partial UQ for a short time. Both worked fine with no problems.
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    Thanks. Looks like it's about 1/3 longer. I...

    Thanks. Looks like it's about 1/3 longer. I looked at the specs on the REI website, and it lists the camp chair as 19.7 inches long packed. Almost 5 inches longer packed than my Joey. Now that I have...
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    Yep. One of my most vivid childhood memories of...

    Yep. One of my most vivid childhood memories of family camping. Thieving raccoon and how mad my father got when he had to follow the raccoon into the palmetto bushes to find his hammer. The squirrels...
  34. I got a similar level of comfort in a 10 foot,...

    I got a similar level of comfort in a 10 foot, really wide hammock (10 ft. X 78 wide) and an 11 foot moderately wide hammock (11 ft. X 64 wide). 60 wide or less is too narrow for me in a 10 footer....
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    Many years ago, I camped at a "walk-in" site at a...

    Many years ago, I camped at a "walk-in" site at a nearby state park here in Utah. Being form Florida, I was used to raccoons, but had never heard of any in Utah. I remembered camping as a kid in...
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    Is there a noticeable difference in comfort? Is...

    Is there a noticeable difference in comfort? Is there much difference in packed size? Keep us posted on the UQ for it from Marty.
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    I love mine. I had her do a favorite Bible verse...

    I love mine. I had her do a favorite Bible verse on the flip side. She also made a larger flag for my raft (Ruby 3) as well. She was fantastic to work with on the design. I went with the grommets on...
  38. I'm 5'5" tall, and after trying out many...

    I'm 5'5" tall, and after trying out many different hammocks I have landed on two that are my favs. #1 is a 10 footer, but very wide (78 inches), and #2 is an 11 footer & 64 wide. I can't get comfy in...
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    I was content to go without cpap for 2 nights. I...

    I was content to go without cpap for 2 nights. I had my sleep doc's ok to do that and see how I felt. Now I have a way to take my cpap and not worry about being overly tired when I need energy the...
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    I had 20% charge left on the battery after the...

    I had 20% charge left on the battery after the second night. So I'm good to go. Depending on length of sleep time, I might be able to squeeze a third night out of this battery, but two is great....
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    Update I ordered the Q-Infinity battery that...

    Update
    I ordered the Q-Infinity battery that scoffman posted about above. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00N5E8ZIW/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
    It worked! Yippee. I charged it up...
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    I would highly recommend the Trek Light hammock,...

    I would highly recommend the Trek Light hammock, either the single or double. I bought a Trek Light double 5 years ago, and it is still going strong. I have tried out numerous other hammocks, but...
  43. I will admit that I've never owned or tried out...

    I will admit that I've never owned or tried out an ENO. I do however, own an imported hammock. Trek Light double. 10 feet long, 78 wide, and one of the most comfortable hammocks I've ever had. It was...
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    I have never had a Snipe, but it looks like the...

    I have never had a Snipe, but it looks like the main difference between the Dutch and the WL Snipe is that the Snipe has the head & foot Knotty mod. The Dutch comes without suspension, so you could...
  45. Finding the right hammock is indeed a process. I...

    Finding the right hammock is indeed a process. I have tried a bunch over the past 5 years, and I think I have finally got it figured out. I learned early on that I like a wide hammock. 60 inch wide...
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    I'm not much of a hiker with my bum leg, but...

    I'm not much of a hiker with my bum leg, but there's a lot of river running to be had in that area. I'd be up for a run on the class 1+ Middle Fork Payette (Tie Creek to Crouch), or the class I-II...
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    I wish I had my phone on my evening walk tonight....

    I wish I had my phone on my evening walk tonight. Three young fellas hanging at my local park in the baseball dugout. I gave them a Whoooo Buddy shoutout.
  48. Got mine yesterday. Nice. These will come in...

    Got mine yesterday. Nice. These will come in handy when you've got a group coming for a hang. Easy to identify your group when they are all wearing their Shug Shirts!
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    Once I found the Watershed bags I never went back...

    Once I found the Watershed bags I never went back to the terrible top loaders (aka the black hole). I now own 6 different Watersheds. My Yukon fits perfectly in the rear tankwell, and the small Ocoee...
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    Thanks for the heads-up. I might have to try that...

    Thanks for the heads-up. I might have to try that one out?
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