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  1. Design specs for the Smurfs backyard hammock stand?

    I want to replicate the backyard hammock stand the Smurfs use in some of their videos. Does anyone have the materials list, measurements, or drawings? Theirís looks to be sturdy enough to prevent...
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    Sticky: I use my regular Nalgene that I already have with...

    I use my regular Nalgene that I already have with me. Dump out what I have in it into pot on stove, heat, and put back into bottle and go to sleep. Stays really warm until about 4:00 AM. Then I...
  3. Klymit Hammock V Insulated Pad with Sparrow.

    Does anyone have any experience with this pad ( https://www.klymit.com/insulated-hammock-v-sleeping-pad.html) in a Sparrow double layer hammock? I wanted to know how the padís ďwingsĒ would fit in...
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    Best fabric for Raven?

    unicornv007,

    Iíd be interested to know the advice Papa Smurf gave you. Iíve got a similar height/weight along with a shoulder issue so I want the best chance of a comfy hammock for my back.


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  5. No tarp for even a wind break (unless it's a...

    No tarp for even a wind break (unless it's a blizzard)? That's wanting to be one with nature.

    Good on him!
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    Thanks for the video. I was on the fence but your...

    Thanks for the video. I was on the fence but your review put me over. I got two off Massdrop. One for me and a surprise for my son.
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    Ordered one.
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    Tony, What fabrics did you select for your...

    Tony,

    What fabrics did you select for your Sparrow? What size? Do you mind sharing your order number?

    I think so much of the comfort comes down to fabric, size of person relative to the...
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    Nice review. I'm close to getting a Sparrow as...

    Nice review. I'm close to getting a Sparrow as well and this was very helpful in helping me decide on some optional items. I'm going a similar route with the options but was thinking of having the...
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    Thanks Paul

    Thanks Paul
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    Same question except I'm using Dutch Stingerz. ...

    Same question except I'm using Dutch Stingerz. How do to the split rings eliminate tension vs. mounting directly to D-ring? Just eager to learn...
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    Got a WD 12, panel pulls and end mod. This is my...

    Got a WD 12, panel pulls and end mod. This is my first purchase in my quest to switch over to hammock camping. I ordered some Dutch bling to hang it shortly after. I guess I'm committed to get up off...
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    Camo colors?

    Kyle,

    Are any camo colors in the works? A Woodlands camo like the 1.6 HyperD would be great.

    Thanks.
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    30 pounds should do it when car camping. I'll...

    30 pounds should do it when car camping. I'll have less when backpacking, but wanted to use the same lash-it whoopies for both situations. Thanks for the post.
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    Thanks Papasmurf. So many options. What a great...

    Thanks Papasmurf. So many options. What a great product!!
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    Thanks for the pics. What type of fabric did you...

    Thanks for the pics. What type of fabric did you choose?
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    That's true, however, the zipper top/open top...

    That's true, however, the zipper top/open top storage pocket is sewn into the "true" head end. Flipping the over cover around would put the pocket out of reach at the "new" foot end. I'll see if the...
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    Peak shelf on the Sparrow.

    The pics I've seen of a Sparrow with the optional Peak Shelf have all been located at the head end. Does anyone have a shelf at the foot end? Is it simply a matter of moving it or is it sewn in? I...
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    Good color for matching quilt.

    After a lot of reading, I've finally decided to get a Sparrow with Night Grid Camo on the outside and Blaze Orange on the inside like this order. I'm planning some quilt purchases as well and can't...
  20. Can a UQP provide the same level of gear storage...

    Can a UQP provide the same level of gear storage as a dedicated gear hammock and still serve its primary function as a UQP? Seems like the gear would weigh it down and cause an air gap, exposing the...
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    Gearbox weight limit.

    What is the weight limit for items placed in the Geabox? Is this determined more by the limits of the sylNylon or the zing-it whoopies?

    I would expect I could increase the limit by using Amstel...
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    Very cool! Now to pick the fabric. Choices...:)

    Very cool! Now to pick the fabric. Choices...:)
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    Thanks for clearing that up Randy. If I...

    Thanks for clearing that up Randy.

    If I choose the optional colored zipper pulls (add on), are those installed on the inner pulls too? Can the colored pulls on the outside be a different color...
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    Sparrow zipper questions.

    I've done a lot of reading here and looked up a lot of videos on the Sparrow but I can't figure out some of the zipper features. PapaSmurf's video shows the zippers from outside the hammock really...
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    OutandBack, What tarps are used in those pics?

    OutandBack,

    What tarps are used in those pics?
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    Thanks for the replies. I kind of though that...

    Thanks for the replies. I kind of though that would be the case. A "are you sure" confirmation would be a good addition though. Kind of easy to invoke this on accident.
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    Undo 'Mark Forums Read' action?

    I was reading HF on my iPhone when I dozed off and pressed the 'Mark Forums Read' link at the top of the page. Is there anyway to undo this? Is this something a mod can do?

    Thanks.
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    Looking forward to the Loco Libre UQ suspension...

    Looking forward to the Loco Libre UQ suspension video.
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    What's the best practice on temperature and...

    What's the best practice on temperature and humidity on where you store down quilts? I'd like to put these in my garage, but am concerned about heat and humidity changes here in the south. I've read...
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    To Shug and KABARUSMC, Are you using a pulley...

    To Shug and KABARUSMC,

    Are you using a pulley system to raise/lower the bar? Any suggestions on what works the best?

    How are you attaching the quilts to the bar? It looks like some of them...
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    +1 on this as a great location, especially if you...

    +1 on this as a great location, especially if you have a group of Scouts and need a group rate.
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    That would be great. I need a better...

    That would be great. I need a better understanding of the different pull out options and pole mods before deciding.
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    How about some videos for the tarps? Not a lot...

    How about some videos for the tarps? Not a lot of those here on HF or YouTube.

    Thanks.
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