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  1. And here's a 20 Burrow :...

    And here's a 20 Burrow : https://www.ebay.com/itm/Hammock-Quilt-Hammock-Gear-20-Degree-Burrow-Standard-Length-Wide/293784684847?hash=item4466ee892f:g:UCcAAOSwm7JfiMyN, AND a single layer RR :...
  2. Awesome Te-Wa UQ deal on eBay right now!

    I've gotten some amazing pieces of gear off of eBay in the past few years : down quilts, a Ridgerunner, tons of Snugpak clothing & gear, hurricane lanterns, a wool blanket bivi by Mitch from the...
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    I've got a few vids on my YT channel that might...

    I've got a few vids on my YT channel that might help : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdlR64khg0auvnVhQ3zRTNQ?view_as=subscriber
  4. I've had success stacking quilts on my RR to...

    I've had success stacking quilts on my RR to achieve lower temps. Here's a vid I did that shows how I do it, but this is only one way.


    https://youtu.be/-7eWAP9qTFI
  5. I've modified a $7 Ozark Trail bag liner from...

    I've modified a $7 Ozark Trail bag liner from Wal-Mart into a TQ liner, and also modified my Snugpak Thermalon bag liner as well. You can see them in this vid that I did on different bag liners...
    ...
  6. Poll: If you need a tester, I nominate myself lol.

    If you need a tester, I nominate myself lol.
  7. I think your absolutely right. I felt zero air...

    I think your absolutely right. I felt zero air flow with the windows closed so condensation will absolutely be an issue when it gets colder. It will be interesting to see if it can be useful at all,...
  8. Up close look at the Khione SHEL insulated sock....

    Here it is guys, the SHEL. My curiosity got the best of me and I picked this one up off of eBay for pretty cheap. Mine definitely won't be water proof and it got pretty stuffy after about 30mins on a...
  9. Poll: +1. The $25 Ridge Outdoors winter cover that I...

    +1. The $25 Ridge Outdoors winter cover that I got off of Amazon is a good fit, but I'd definitely rather have an HG cover that fit perfectly. I would get the HG hammock and a Ridge Outdoors cover...
  10. Yeah, that sounds MUCH better. And -22 is still a...

    Yeah, that sounds MUCH better. And -22 is still a decent rating
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    Np. I also started a thread in the HG forum that...

    Np. I also started a thread in the HG forum that has pics and the vid...
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    No problem. It definitely works better when the...

    No problem. It definitely works better when the pull outs are configured how they are in the pic I posted later on, as opposed to the first set of pics. I definitely think that with a few small...
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    Do they! It's getting absolutely ridiculous at...

    Do they! It's getting absolutely ridiculous at this point. Lol
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    Lol

    Lol
  15. This is a bag that would keep even YOU warm, lol!

    This is a bag that would keep even YOU warm, lol!
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    Here are some better pics with the hammock pulled...

    Here are some better pics with the hammock pulled out better..

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=182331&d=1599607691...
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    Here's my video https://youtu.be/idbmWx9WPSs

    Here's my video


    https://youtu.be/idbmWx9WPSs
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    Here are some pics of the cover on my HG hammock....

    Here are some pics of the cover on my HG hammock. The vid should be up as soon as it uploads to Youtube...


    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=182328&d=1599595522...
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    Awewome! I'm glad I took a chance on this thing...

    Awewome! I'm glad I took a chance on this thing fitting and honestly thought it would only kinda work and I would need to modify it. If I can answer any questions definitely let me know!
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    No problem. The only places that don't work...

    No problem. The only places that don't work perfectly are the first pack hooks closest to the ends on each side. The toggles on the cover are fairly large, while the pack hooks are attached to your...
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    The perimeter attaches with just toggles and...

    The perimeter attaches with just toggles and there is a loop at each end that the hammock goes through as seen in the 2nd picture above. Also, It can be used with or w/o the hammocks netting...
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    Absolutely. The quality is what you'd expect from...

    Absolutely. The quality is what you'd expect from a $25 cover vs the ones that WB and Dutch offer for example, but it's a great budget option I think and could easily be a diy project or made by a...
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    HG hammock too cover

    I started this thread : https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/159742-Universal-top-cover the other day in the weather protection forum, but wanted to have it here as well since it works...
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    Universal top cover.....

    I love my new HG hammock but have always wanted a top cover for it since both my XLC & Chameleon have one. I just found a new product from Ridge Outdoors on Amazon that's a top cover for their 11' ...
  25. And the newer version of this bag, the "Softie...

    And the newer version of this bag, the "Softie Antarctica" , is only rated to -20F : https://www.snugpak.com/outdoor/softie-antarctica#
    Yeah, I too like knowing that my HG quilts are extremely...
  26. https://youtu.be/H9h4dbUPwQo

    https://youtu.be/H9h4dbUPwQo
  27. I think a mix of both possibly, or most of us...

    I think a mix of both possibly, or most of us crazy ppl here on HF that live all year waiting for the coldest days so we can leave our warm houses and sleep outside, hoping for a new personal low...
  28. At 104oz and 1012" when packed, it's compression...

    At 104oz and 1012" when packed, it's compression sack could be used as a small day pack itself lol!
  29. Thread: Down hoods

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    I tested some new clothing I just got from...

    I tested some new clothing I just got from Snugpak the other day in our -20 deep freezer at work. I also tried out my HG hood in there and it kept my head almost too warm while moving around. Once I...
  30. Or my 8yo daughter, lol. This is definitely not a...

    Or my 8yo daughter, lol. This is definitely not a bag for backpacking that's for sure!
  31. Snugpak Antarctica RE bag : -58F extreme rating

    After 2 months of travel time due to Covid, my Antarctica RE sleeping bag from Snugpak FINALLY arrived today. First, let me say that this is Snugpak's coldest rated bag with a range between -4 & -...
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    absolutely. That's one sleeping dragon I DO NOT...

    absolutely. That's one sleeping dragon I DO NOT wanna tangle with lol. One wrong move and ill come home to " my corner" turned into " her craft station" with a sad, twisted pile of fabric, string and...
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    lol, it's more like " stay in your corner". I've...

    lol, it's more like " stay in your corner". I've now taken over most of the closet as well as my corner, plus added a dresser and a shelving unit...... Hasn't gone over too well lol.
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    I recently rounded out my HG line-up by adding a...

    I recently rounded out my HG line-up by adding a 20 Incubator & 40 Phoenix, so now I've got a custom -10 premium set, +20 and +40 Econ sets, a bugnet hammock w/ rl loft & orginizer, Xenon snake...
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    I should have clarified, that does sound pretty...

    I should have clarified, that does sound pretty stupid doesn't it?lol. I meant to make a distinction between " average" winter temps and just the coldest part of the year or " deep...
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    I have been wondering about how efficient it...

    I have been wondering about how efficient it actually is at holding heat in. I've definitely got some playing around to do with it before I decided to get a stove. I've also never had a tarp with...
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    Sticky: I saw Dave Canterbury 's video on using a wool...

    I saw Dave Canterbury 's video on using a wool blanket to make a hammock in the margin of a video I was watching so I clicked on it lol. In the margin of that vid were several of Shugs hanging for...
  38. That looks soooooo fun!!!! I love taking my 8yo...

    That looks soooooo fun!!!! I love taking my 8yo daughter hanging with me, she's definitely a daddy's girl. My wife will hang when we camp with our youngest GS Troop, but prefers her camping...
  39. I have 2 liners that I use, both were originally...

    I have 2 liners that I use, both were originally sleeping bag liners I modified into TQ liners. The cheaper and thinner of the two is from Wal-Mart, it's just a simple poly bag liner. The other is a...
  40. We were in OC last weekend. We were parasailing...

    We were in OC last weekend. We were parasailing just as the wind started to change from the storm coming in lol.... Talk about a fun ride..... we must have had about 20seconds of zero g time!!! Lol....
  41. There better be!!!!

    There better be!!!!
  42. Once again, I will try to make it back..... I...

    Once again, I will try to make it back..... I miss you guys! Ill put in to have that weekend off now so maybe, just maybe, the planets will align and I'll be able to make an appearance, lol. Sign me...
  43. OP, I have a few vids on my YouTube channel...

    OP, I have a few vids on my YouTube channel showing how I attach my tarp to my hammock suspensions, both gathered end as well as bridge : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdlR64khg0auvnVhQ3zRTNQ
  44. I don't see why not, the Costco Down Throw, or...

    I don't see why not, the Costco Down Throw, or CDT for short, has been a very popular DIY option for quite some time. I used to have CDT UQ & TQ set that I added about 3 oz. of down into each and...
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    Yet another AMAZING eBay deal !!!!!

    I've been thinking about getting a 20 'Bator for a while now to go with my 20 Burrow and so I don't have to use my -10 at such high temps. To achieve this, I've saved quite a few searches on ebay...
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    I remember them all too well myself, lol.

    I remember them all too well myself, lol.
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    I'm looking into stoves now. The seller suggested...

    I'm looking into stoves now. The seller suggested the Seek Outside medium U-Turn ( his current stove) or the Ti Goat small WiFi, and I was looking at something a little less expensive like this...
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    The ultimate spider free zone!

    The ultimate spider free zone!
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    My dream tarp!

    I just got this WB superfly off of eBay today.... It's 30d silny, has duel internal pole mods, omni-tape on the doors, includes : stakes , stuff sacks, line locks on the corners w/ line, RL , a...
  50. Thread: 20 Burrow

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    That's so funny, I was thinking of doing this...

    That's so funny, I was thinking of doing this EXACT thing where I work! We've got a -20 that I've been tempted by for a while now that's got a few perfect spots to rig up to lol.
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