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  1. I’ve tried several what I’d call “high-end” GE...

    I’ve tried several what I’d call “high-end” GE hammocks from Warbonnet and Dutch, including double-layer and wide versions and in every one had calf ridge issues. Like many have mentioned the only...
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    FS: The Nanopuff has an internal chest pocket into...

    The Nanopuff has an internal chest pocket into which the jacket can be stuffed. I measured the stuffed size as approximately 9” x 7” x 4.5”.

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    FS: I will. It will be this evening (Tuesday June...

    I will. It will be this evening (Tuesday June 25) before I can do it though. Just saw your message and I am off to work and I cannot post anything from work.
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    Would you consider a regular RidgeCreek? I have...

    Would you consider a regular RidgeCreek? I have one of those. Red outer, black inner. 3 season. I’d ask $75 for it plus $18 shipping so $93 total.
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    FS: Patagonia Nanopuff

    Selling Patagonia Nanopuff. Hooded. Size XL. Black inside and outside. Brand new—only had 5 weeks...worn maybe 3 times. Would return to Backcountry.com but they have a 30 day return policy and...
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    I have a HG 20° Burrow and 20° Warbonnet Lynx and...

    I have a HG 20° Burrow and 20° Warbonnet Lynx and both barely fit into a 13 L Sea to Summit ultrasil dry bag.
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    I backed the Ninox on KS. Decided on the single...

    I backed the Ninox on KS. Decided on the single layer in orange. Sucks what happened to Richard and production, but what can you do? Have high hopes for it. Could this be the hammock that moves...
  8. For the 2 1/2 ounce difference between a single...

    For the 2 1/2 ounce difference between a single and double layer (for 30D), get the double. It will reduce the hassle factor of using a pad.

    Plus the weight safety factor is much better for you...
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    “Calf ridge, what’s that?” said the Ridgerunner...

    “Calf ridge, what’s that?” said the Ridgerunner owner! :laugh:
  10. Was wondering if the Ridgerunner was going to be...

    Was wondering if the Ridgerunner was going to be seeing the new fabric. I assume the above means yes.

    If I read the Blackbird page correctly, looked like for a double-layer model you could...
  11. I’ve taken the apex buckles off the dogbones and...

    I’ve taken the apex buckles off the dogbones and just loop the end of the dogbones around the “arms” of the Beetle Buckles. I also have tried daisy chains and Dutchware Mantis and carabiners and...
  12. Inserting and removing the spreader bars is not a...

    Inserting and removing the spreader bars is not a hassle. Spreader bars are easy to insert and remove. Don’t worry about that.
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    Does Ripstop have a lifespan?

    Is there any way to tell before catastrophe that your Ripstop has pretty well reached the end? Is Ripstop good until the point of failure? Obviously a tear would be a sure sign that the ripstop is...
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    Beetle Buckles. Store them and the webbing in a...

    Beetle Buckles. Store them and the webbing in a Ziploc bag. (I use a Dutch Clip to secure the webbing around the tree.)

    I have daisy chains and Mantis bling too. Fun to play with but don’t...
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    When I hear stock suspension with Warbonnet I...

    When I hear stock suspension with Warbonnet I think strap and buckle style suspension. You’re right, if you look at Warbonnet’s site there is the option when you buy a Ridgerunner if you want to...
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    I do exactly the same...Beetle Buckles with the...

    I do exactly the same...Beetle Buckles with the poly/Dyneema straps. Attach the dogbones directly to the Beetle Buckle hooks. I’ve tried whoopies. Require too much distance between trees. I...
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    Whatever pad you go with I’d recommend at least...

    Whatever pad you go with I’d recommend at least 25” wide. Length would depend on how tall you are.
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    I’m with TrailSlug. I’ve tried the XLC (twice in...

    I’m with TrailSlug. I’ve tried the XLC (twice in the 1.1 double and 1.7single layer), and the standard width and wide versions of the Chameleon and go back to the Ridgerunner every time. No calf...
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    My best guess would be November Black Friday...

    My best guess would be November Black Friday pre-Christmas. I got my second Ridgerunner last year at that time.
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    Nice set up.

    Nice set up.
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    With adequate weight in the saddlebags that might...

    With adequate weight in the saddlebags that might work. Not sure what "adequate " would be though. There's enough gap between the UQ Protector and saddlebags I think it might prove impractical. ...
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    Thanks for the comment. I've thought a little...

    Thanks for the comment. I've thought a little about how to attach it in other ways. You'll have to post some pictures of your setup.
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    Bushwhack.

    Bushwhack.
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    Second that. I've always had great experiences...

    Second that. I've always had great experiences when dealing with Warbonnet.
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    I almost went with black. Like I said I wanted...

    I almost went with black. Like I said I wanted to add a little color to my earthy Warbonnet palette.
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    Another view of the head end adjustment...

    Another view of the head end adjustment
    https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1739/42370593141_624396b32a.jpg

    Picture of side adjuster cord lock. There's one on each side....
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    UQ Protector--Ridgerunner

    Initial review of my new 2QZQ underquilt protector that I plan on using with my Warbonnet Ridgerunner bridge hammock. Details: Burnt Orange color in Argon 90 fabric. (All my Warbonnet stuff is...
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    Any chance that a black Lynx is in the works?

    Any chance that a black Lynx is in the works?
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    Don't know what sight association animals have...

    Don't know what sight association animals have with cheeseburgers. But if Dutch ever comes out with cheeseburger scented, or worse, cheeseburger tasting hammocks, then there's going to be trouble!...
  30. Do you think you'd ever want or need a topcover...

    Do you think you'd ever want or need a topcover option in addition to the bugnet? Or go completely netless? If so then the Chameleon is your choice. If you think the permanent bugnet alone is...
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    I'm 6'2" and pushing 225 lbs so I'm not a small...

    I'm 6'2" and pushing 225 lbs so I'm not a small person. Still find the Ridgerunner more comfortable than the XLC or Chameleon. The suggestions previously made are good. Angle 20-25 degrees ( so...
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    RR does not have a ridgeline.

    RR does not have a ridgeline.
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    No feathers, but I see what you're getting at. I...

    No feathers, but I see what you're getting at. I wonder if a bird landing, or trying to land, on the amsteel would produce the sound.
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    No jerking or dropping when the sound happened. ...

    No jerking or dropping when the sound happened. I believe it came from the head end.
  35. Same here. Pines and especially firs are sappy. ...

    Same here. Pines and especially firs are sappy. Prefer not to get that on my hammock if possible. My tarps have suspension (if you want to call it that) attached directly to them. I figure sappy...
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    Happy to report that there were no Twangs, Pops,...

    Happy to report that there were no Twangs, Pops, or Snaps last night. (The next night afterward the original Twang.). Rechecked the trees, amsteel, and stitching and all looks good. Still no idea...
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    No sticks or branches laying on the ground to...

    No sticks or branches laying on the ground to account for the sound. It sounded like something under tension suddenly giving. But I can't find anything out of place.

    Could a single strand of...
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    I'll check that out.

    I'll check that out.
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    If it did it hit hard!

    If it did it hit hard!
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    This happened after 8 or so hours of being in it....

    This happened after 8 or so hours of being in it. It was just kind of random.
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    Ridgerunner "Twang"

    I was suddenly awoken this morning by a loud "twang" sound that came from my Ridgerunner. (Netless double layer. I also had my Spindrift on.) Best way I can think to describe it is how a bow and...
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    The overlain tarps give a good perspective on the...

    The overlain tarps give a good perspective on the sizes.

    Always interested to see a Ridgerunner under the tarps too. Just sayin'
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    I'll have to give the two-piece style a try one...

    I'll have to give the two-piece style a try one of these days!
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    FS: Pmt received. Items sold. I'll get that...

    Pmt received. Items sold. I'll get that shipped. Thanks!
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    FS: PM sent with PayPal info.

    PM sent with PayPal info.
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    FS: Hi Cinco, Since your "I'll take it" is...

    Hi Cinco,

    Since your "I'll take it" is conditional (if has not sold by the end of the week), I am going to consider it still available for another buyer until there is a definitive offer either by...
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    OK, thanks!

    OK, thanks!
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    Thanks Dutch. Was hoping to hear from the...

    Thanks Dutch. Was hoping to hear from the expert. I try to run the straps correctly which should reduce the strain on them. I usually set them, get in the hammock to load it which tightens the...
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    FS: Chameleon Wide, Bug Net, Storage

    I tried again and just can't beat the Ridgerunner. So I'm offering at financial loss to myself the following:

    Dutchware Chamelon Wide. That's the 1.6 Hexon (rated up to 350 lbs). Coyote Brown. ...
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    I have two tarps and have a mesh sleeve on one...

    I have two tarps and have a mesh sleeve on one (UGQ Winter Dream), and a silnylon on the other (WB Cloudburst). Personally I like the silnylon better. The mesh does snag a bit. Haven't torn it,...
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