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  1. Thread: TARPS

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    11' Is my go to with a bridge hammock while...

    11' Is my go to with a bridge hammock while backpacking. I've found a lot of good trees to hang on that my 12' tarp would not fit between. For car camping or motorcycle trips I'll take my 12' because...
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    Thanks for your order! It will ship Monday so you...

    Thanks for your order! It will ship Monday so you should have it before next weekend. Enjoy!
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    Hi! You are correct the suspension for the...

    Hi! You are correct the suspension for the Shenandoah is an end suspension. For full length quilts all you need is an end suspension. Lengthwise channel suspensions are necessary on partial length...
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    Did it NOBO in 2010. No issues hammocking at all....

    Did it NOBO in 2010. No issues hammocking at all. I did a portion in 2003 in a tent and it was way harder finding a flat rootless patch of ground.
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    I'd go with a 20 degree. If the 40 is a sew...

    I'd go with a 20 degree. If the 40 is a sew through design it can more of a "Goldi Locks" challenge of getting it just right. T0o loose and you get cold from an air gap and too tight and you can...
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    Great podcast! I'm sending the link to Peter Pan...

    Great podcast! I'm sending the link to Peter Pan and Smee.
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    Hi, I just received an email from Craig asking...

    Hi, I just received an email from Craig asking for tips on getting the the right hang. I figure others could benefit from the response so I am posting it here:

    "Hi Craig!

    We have a video about...
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    Howdy and welcome to the forums. I see you are...

    Howdy and welcome to the forums. I see you are from Lower Bucks, our shop, Jacks are Better is also in Lower Bucks. Besides the gear we make I have a collection of gear from other manufacturers. If...
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    My ridgeline of choice for years has been two...

    My ridgeline of choice for years has been two pieces of Zing It 10’ to 15’ long with Dutch Flyz. I prefer Flyz over Stingers so I can move them along the line for longer hangs.

    I have one tarp set...
  10. Thread: Blue quilt sale

    by DGrav
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    Blue quilt sale

    It's almost Presidents Day and in our area that means the weather will be sunny and 70s or a blizzard! Either way enjoy the weekend and if you are looking for a quilt and like Moroccan Blue check out...
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    I met up with Dale back in September. He was...

    I met up with Dale back in September. He was doing well and just as enjoyable to share a pint with as always. In his own words, "Since I stopped selling hammocks I actually have time to use them!"...
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    Checkout Cedar Ridge Outdoors UP quilts. UP is a...

    Checkout Cedar Ridge Outdoors UP quilts. UP is a cluster synthetic that has a closer feel to down than the usual synthetic sheets. Lots of folks at the PSH hang last weekend had UP quilts and were...
  13. Thread: Clark is back!

    by DGrav
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    Awesome news! It's great to hear that one of the...

    Awesome news! It's great to hear that one of the early vendors is not going away.
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    It is a great local hike. I’ve done the Northern...

    It is a great local hike. I’ve done the Northern loop too many times to count and the Sothern one a few times.
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    Howdy neighbor! Welcome from Langhorne PA. Ever...

    Howdy neighbor! Welcome from Langhorne PA. Ever hike the Pinchot Trail System?
  16. Quilt Sale, Free Shipping, and get it in time for Christmas.

    One final special before we take some time off with our friends and family

    $20 off and Free Shipping all Quilts! Plus you will get it in time for Christmas! Use the code: “MerryChristmas” Now...
  17. Howdy from another motorcycle camper. Look up...

    Howdy from another motorcycle camper. Look up Christopher_land on Instagram. He’s a fellow hiker who did an epic motorcycle trip last summer (SC to Key West to Alaska to SC). He carried a Tensa and...
  18. Holiday Special Free Shipping for U.S. Orders over $200

    Hi all! We are running a special right now. Free Shipping for U.S. orders over $200. As usual if a quilt is available on the website it ships the same or next business day. It usually takes 3 days or...
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    Peter Pan used to wear the Nest as Pants. 178607

    Peter Pan used to wear the Nest as Pants.
    178607
  20. For me it happens with most hobbies I get to a...

    For me it happens with most hobbies I get to a point where I find my Holy Grail setup that works for me and the quest for gear slows way down......... Of course it takes longer with some hobbies...
  21. Hello! The Sierra Sniveller is not designed to be...

    Hello! The Sierra Sniveller is not designed to be use as an underquilt. It’s half tapered shape does not allow the quilt to contour to the body properly and it lacks tabs on the foot end to connect...
  22. Thread: Now we wait.....

    by DGrav
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    Your wait will not not be long. All of the orders...

    Your wait will not not be long. All of the orders from over the weekend shipped yesterday. Enjoy your quilt!
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    Black Friday Sale!

    Hi! Here are the details on our Black Friday Sale.

    All Quilts $20 off!

    Orders over $200 will get FREE SHIPPING in the United States!

    All in stock quilts will ship the same or next business...
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    Which model Asym Hennessy do you have? For...

    Which model Asym Hennessy do you have?

    For bottom entry Hennessys the Nest

    For zip entry Hennessys the Mt Washington
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    We use Mara 100 on our quilts and Mara 70 on our...

    We use Mara 100 on our quilts and Mara 70 on our hammocks.
  26. Thread: Raft guide rich

    by DGrav
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    For winter camping I love the Cold Avenger:...

    For winter camping I love the Cold Avenger: https://coldavenger.com/

    Keeps condensation off my quilt and it prevents me from getting a sore throat from breathing in cold air all night.
  27. Howdy neighbor! I just booked A27!

    Howdy neighbor! I just booked A27!
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    Howdy! Welcome to the forum from the non wilds of...

    Howdy! Welcome to the forum from the non wilds of PA. I have done a bunch of hiking up your way in Lakawana State forest.
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    When sleeping in a tent are you a side sleeper or...

    When sleeping in a tent are you a side sleeper or an active sleeper who tosses and turns throughout the night? If so the extra width of the High Sierra will help prevent unintentionally venting the...
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    11 total..... Sounds like a good excuse to do a...

    11 total..... Sounds like a good excuse to do a few road trips!
    PA
    NJ
    VA
    WV
    MD
    ME
    MA
    FL
    SC
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    Welcome to the forum neighbor! Lots of good...

    Welcome to the forum neighbor! Lots of good places to hang and some great group hangs in the area.
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    BillyBob58 is spot on as usual!

    BillyBob58 is spot on as usual!
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    We got to meet up with Darby (one of the owners...

    We got to meet up with Darby (one of the owners of Tree to Tree) at the craft beer bar he owns in NC on our way down to the Fall Sprawl. To quote him “The best thing about not selling hammocks is I...
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    It was packed and printed at 1:17. The mailman...

    It was packed and printed at 1:17. The mailman just picked it up. The label said 2 Days so you may have it Saturday (USPS can be odd on what counts as day 1)

    Enjoy!
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    We are not fans of secondary suspensions in...

    We are not fans of secondary suspensions in general so we wanted to find the simplest and lightest solution. We use end suspensions instead of side channel suspensions on all of our full length...
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    Here is a close up of how the cord locks are...

    Here is a close up of how the cord locks are attached. The small grosgrain ribbon at the top of the photo loops through an attachment slit in the cord lock, the round shock-cord in the center is the...
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    Hello! We made a slight change last year that...

    Hello! We made a slight change last year that made a big difference. We attached the toggles that are used on the drawcords to the corners of the quilt via a loop of grosgrain ribbon and passed the...
  38. Our first ever hammock camping trip my wife was...

    Our first ever hammock camping trip my wife was using the stock asym tarp with her backpacker ultralight. Heavy rains and wind and she did not get wet from the rain. But the backsplash from the...
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    Hello! I just emailed a reply but figured I’d...

    Hello! I just emailed a reply but figured I’d post here in case others have the same question.

    The simple answer is, yes some folks do sleep on their stomachs in the JRB UL (and the Bear Mountain...
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    Shipping Delay/Going Fishing

    We are hitting the road for a couple days to get outside and do some gear testing! We will have a rare exception to our same or next JRB Business day shipping policy. Anything ordered after 2 PM 8/20...
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    I have so many stuff sacks that I have never used...

    I have so many stuff sacks that I have never used also. Depending on what type of trip I'm doing I change how I pack my quilts. For Backpacking trip its either a lawn and leaf bag or a hyperlite Pod....
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    Thanks for the suggestion! Right now the website...

    Thanks for the suggestion! Right now the website doesn't allow for add-on products that deduct from the same inventory as an individual product. (I'm still looking for a solution though!)

    I did...
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    We stopped including compression sacks a few...

    We stopped including compression sacks a few months back and dropped the price accordingly.

    A lot of folks no longer use compressions sacks and instead keep their quilts dry inside a lawn...
  44. Date saved! Had a great time last year!

    Date saved! Had a great time last year!
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    Cost of materials is the main contributor.

    Cost of materials is the main contributor.
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    An under quilt or a pad blocks all but the...

    An under quilt or a pad blocks all but the longest stingers.
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    No bugnet. We experimented with a few modular...

    No bugnet. We experimented with a few modular options but haven’t found one that we felt comfortable releasing.

    The picture was one of the test mules, I didn’t notice the bugnet when I added it to...
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    FYI: I just added the first batch of hammocks to...

    FYI: I just added the first batch of hammocks to the website.
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    Thanks for all the feedback. The JRB JRB UL took...

    Thanks for all the feedback. The JRB JRB UL took longer than we expected but we believe the final result was well worth it.
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    They are all packed and ready to go. We are just...

    They are all packed and ready to go. We are just finishing up some photos and putting together instructions. Once that is done the first run of hammocks will be available on the site shortly.
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