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    "Enter Me in the Giveaway." Thank you for...

    "Enter Me in the Giveaway."

    Thank you for your generosity - I'm trying to get my son and his girlfriend outfitted; they both have an interest in joining me in the trees!
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    Please count me in, hk. You have mad skills and...

    Please count me in, hk. You have mad skills and I'd love to see the handy work up close!
  3. Hey, Folks! I know it's a little late in the...

    Hey, Folks! I know it's a little late in the game to ask, but I'm now bringing both my sons and would like to know if anyone could lend us a top quilt and bottom quilt. In a pinch, I can use a pad...
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    Poll: This will be true for meats on a stick as well......

    This will be true for meats on a stick as well... Do you think we should add wood bundle donations to the spreadsheet, or is that what you envision the charcoal for?
  5. Powhatan State Park in VA is asking we use 3"...

    Powhatan State Park in VA is asking we use 3" straps, now that's overkill! We're planning a service hang there and going to try and convince the Rangers 2" is sufficient. If unsuccessful, we'll need...
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    Poll: I should be good for a table and some chairs,...

    I should be good for a table and some chairs, maybe even a standing tarp (no sides).
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    I like it! So, if we get a group of regular...

    I like it! So, if we get a group of regular organizers going with Yojimbo’s idea, we could end up with something along the lines of...

    Virginia Hangers - Old Dominion Spring Swing (Spring...
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    Wow, three inches!! I'm happy he's open to...

    Wow, three inches!! I'm happy he's open to seeing the options out there; I've never had a need for anything greater than two inches... Maybe truck tie downs are three inches, or something custom...
  9. Between the bits of ropes, old clips, and straps...

    Between the bits of ropes, old clips, and straps left laying around at so many campsites, I usually leave with more gear than I came with! Zilla, great reminder on how we should all leave a site......
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    Does anyone know when the Spring MAHHA is this...

    Does anyone know when the Spring MAHHA is this coming year? I don't recall seeing any tentative dates...
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    Not sure we want to be escorted out in cuffs......

    Not sure we want to be escorted out in cuffs... but it may be worth the laughs!
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    Poll: Hello, CoreyR! I'd be very interested in...

    Hello, CoreyR! I'd be very interested in attending, so count me it. If the slot is still available, I'd like to stay overnight as well... give me a chance to hang out a little longer and try out my...
  13. I’d love to join you, but work's crazy that week...

    I’d love to join you, but work's crazy that week and I’m leaving town that weekend… Maybe next time. Planning on doing that very same hike in the Spring with my son.

    I think they're getting snow...
  14. Unfortunately, my wife and I will not be able to...

    Unfortunately, my wife and I will not be able to attend after all.

    Turns out what I thought was minor back pain requires treatment that will conflict with this trip.

    I hope everyone that...
  15. Thank you on all counts, slowhike! The outlet...

    Thank you on all counts, slowhike!

    The outlet would be for a slow cooker, but we can probably work it out with our stove.

    Looking forward to the festival.
  16. My wife and I have wanted to visit this area for...

    My wife and I have wanted to visit this area for years, so really looking forward to exploring and meeting new folks. I was able to get Friday off, so we'll be attending.

    Special reqeust - would...
  17. I passed on placing my gear on the ground a...

    I passed on placing my gear on the ground a couple weekends ago, didn't feel right - paid off big in the end.

    This is my site after a torrential rain came down for two hours, it was dry as a bone...
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    Hey, hk - I'll store it for you! ;) In all...

    Hey, hk - I'll store it for you! ;)

    In all seriousness, I just use thin 55 gal plastic bags - twisted closed with wire ties and a ton of air in them, and hang them from my garage ceiling. Keeps...
  19. Haha, ok! Maybe I'll be able to make the...

    Haha, ok! Maybe I'll be able to make the alternate date now!
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    Great job! Looks comfortable and well made.

    Great job! Looks comfortable and well made.
  21. Hey, XTrekker! This looks like a great hike,...

    Hey, XTrekker!

    This looks like a great hike, look forward to trying it sometime. That said, I was hoping to finally meet you at the Fall MAHHA, but I guess you'll be doing this hike instead?
    ...
  22. I'm in, thank you for the opportunity.

    I'm in, thank you for the opportunity.
  23. REI Sale, Starter Hammock Setup Ranging from $95 - $102 (Includes Tarp)

    Here a suggestion if you're looking for a starter setup, or an additional setup for family, in a reasonable price range:

    Hammock, $34.73 -...
  24. WTB: Here a suggestion if you're looking for an...

    Here a suggestion if you're looking for an additional setup for that price range, but the hammocks are probably not much better than your ENO Doublenest - these are 10ft ones.

    Hammock, $34.73 -...
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    WITHDRAWN: I have an ENO Double Nest and ENO bug net I may...

    I have an ENO Double Nest and ENO bug net I may be interested in trading, would that be of interest? I've swapped out the suspension with amsteel whoopies, and added a SRL. PM me if interested in...
  26. Try Xtrekker, I think he has a pretty awesome DIY...

    Try Xtrekker, I think he has a pretty awesome DIY video on youtube for a DL gathered end. He has a bunch of excellent videos.
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    I spoke to Dutch about a 2" clip, and he...

    I spoke to Dutch about a 2" clip, and he currently has no plans to produce them. He tried once, but they didn't sell... Of course, all this may change as more and more places are requiring 2"...
  28. Thread: Top Quilt

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    I noticed this had not been moved to the SOLD...

    I noticed this had not been moved to the SOLD section, did the sale fall through? If so, I'd be interested and take it - just let me know.
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    +1 Good videos and adding more DIY...

    +1

    Good videos and adding more DIY instructional videos all the time.
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    Uphill, not sure time will permit this for me,...

    Uphill, not sure time will permit this for me, especially if I bring my boys, but what's the approx. mileage between the two?
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    Additional thoughts... Probably not the right application for Cuben Fiber

    Thanks for the feedback, northermark. Thought you might find this interesting as well, it was posted under a different, but similar thread by FLRider...
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    Interested - what color?

    Interested - what color?
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    I posted this under the other referenced thread...

    I posted this under the other referenced thread above, but figured it pertained here as well...

    What if the straps were made from hybrid cuben fiber, like the material in the bear bag referenced...
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    What if the straps were made from hybrid cuben...

    What if the straps were made from hybrid cuben fiber, like the material in the bear bag referenced below...

    http://lukesultralite.com/content/critter-bag-hybrid-cuben
    Not sure what the final...
  35. Thread: Tarp Wasp

    by Fire-Bug
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    You weren't kidding when you said you had great...

    You weren't kidding when you said you had great things planned for 2014 - this is awesome! Guess I need to start my DIY tarp just for an excuse to buy some of these! Keep 'em coming...
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    Hello, Dejoha! Just curious if you've made any...

    Hello, Dejoha! Just curious if you've made any further progress on Ver.2, and I missed it. Summer it right around the corner, and I'm about to start my DIY Hug soon - just curious. Cheers.
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    I cut down a Tyvek envelope and stitched it into...

    I cut down a Tyvek envelope and stitched it into a sleeve for my stakes and hammock suspension - keep in outside pocket. Both get pretty wet and muddy in the rain, so kept them separate from what I...
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    I think I'm going back to a neck pillow as...

    I think I'm going back to a neck pillow as well... Tried a DIY flat lay pillow this weekend hanging, and my neck is killing me. I've found what you say to be very true - while I'm 6'3", I am in an...
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    ...and you've come through every time! It kinda...

    ...and you've come through every time! It kinda doubles the anticipation and joy of receiving Dutch gear, twice, back to back no less!! :lol:
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    I like this idea, thanks for sharing!

    I like this idea, thanks for sharing!
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    I love the "Awesome" factor! Great new tool,...

    I love the "Awesome" factor! Great new tool, thank you.
  42. Thread: Lost_Biker

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    Thanks for the update, Zilla. Dave, we're rooting...

    Thanks for the update, Zilla. Dave, we're rooting for you - you're in our thoughts and prayers. This is the hard part of the process, continue to be strong.
  43. Thread: MacCat Tarps

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    That was my first set up, and I loved it. I...

    That was my first set up, and I loved it. I still frequently use my Deluxe, great tarp. I've passed my DN to my wife, as I moved up to an 11' DIY - I'm 6'2" and it's much more comfortable for me.
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  44. Congrats on the job, XTrekker! I was really...

    Congrats on the job, XTrekker! I was really looking forward to meeting you in person, been enjoying your Youtube video series.

    That said, looks like I may need to help a family member move that...
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    You may want to take the time to consult with...

    You may want to take the time to consult with Adam. I suggest this, as I'm pretty sure the warmer quilts (40 or 50) are sewn threw and do not have baffles. That makes a pretty big difference in...
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    Excellent news, fingers crossed! Thank you for...

    Excellent news, fingers crossed! Thank you for the update!
  47. If there's room on the trail, I'd love to join...

    If there's room on the trail, I'd love to join the gang - that's a beautiful area.
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    Thank you for your many contributions to the...

    Thank you for your many contributions to the community. Wishing you a very happy birthday!
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    Welcome! There's a very active group from VA on...

    Welcome! There's a very active group from VA on here, so keep an eye out for group hangs - it's the best way to see options, get outdoors and meet folks with similar interests.

    It's a bit of a...
  50. Dates saved! I'm super bummed in won't be back...

    Dates saved! I'm super bummed in won't be back at Watoga (beautiful park), but since it's for Dutch -- I think we'll survive! After all, we can't expect him to continue creating miracles with...
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