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    I will try this, the gap does look bigger than on...

    I will try this, the gap does look bigger than on the wasp or flyz I have. I love how tiny these things are! Thanks everyone for the help. I will try it out this weekend and report back!
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    Do your fleaz slip?

    I bought some fleaz to use on my tarp and they kept slipping. I'm not sure if I'm doing something wrong. I have 1.75 lash it on each end with a Ti Dutch hook to clip around tree. Then I have my fleaz...
  3. I have a 12' standard with doors in camo, I've...

    I have a 12' standard with doors in camo, I've only slept under it once since I got it in June, but I have set it up a number of times. The coverage is awesome! Honestly this tarp is only a couple...
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    I ordered a 20 Burrow and Incubator on 8/17 and...

    I ordered a 20 Burrow and Incubator on 8/17 and just received shipping notice today. Should be here on 9/3!
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    Good call on the inclinometer on the compass I...

    Good call on the inclinometer on the compass I didn't realize that was there. I've been using the iHandy level app and it works well. I tried the Hangle and didn't really like it. It didn't seem to...
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    Funny....your post makes me want to drink...

    Funny....your post makes me want to drink scotch!!!
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    I'm really hoping to make it here this fall!

    I'm really hoping to make it here this fall!
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    Just purchased two new quilts!

    Well I've been wanting to for a while, and the fall/winter is fast approaching, so I placed an order for two quilts. One 20 Burrow with woodland camo outer and bright yellow inner, and one 20...
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    I have the Thunderbird. I've only had it since...

    I have the Thunderbird. I've only had it since this spring so I haven't even had the chance to see if I'll use the overcover or not. My thoughts when purchasing were--if I want to set this up as a...
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    Oops, after rereading your post I guess you did...

    Oops, after rereading your post I guess you did say less than 10 minutes, so you were right!!!
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    Sorry OCDave you were wrong, it didn't even take...

    Sorry OCDave you were wrong, it didn't even take 10 minutes of crumpling to make it soft and much quieter! As for the white, I tried spray paint, not sure how it will stand up but I gave it a shot...
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    +1-This is what I do!

    +1-This is what I do!
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    Haven't tried this yet, but I will. Thanks!

    Haven't tried this yet, but I will. Thanks!
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    Tyvek too noisy!

    I had a nice little overnight trip with my son this past Thursday-Friday to the Loyalsock State Forest Ketchum Run area. I took along some Tyvek to try as a ground sheet as I've seen and read a lot...
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    So its best to go with the camo webbing if using...

    So its best to go with the camo webbing if using it for a complete one piece suspension?
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    Ti cinch buckles and Kevlar webbing

    Do the Ti cinch buckles work well with the Kevlar webbing? I'm looking to change my suspension and would like to go this route. Also do the 10 foot sections of Kevlar webbing on the website come with...
  17. Randy and Deanna make some great hammocks! I have...

    Randy and Deanna make some great hammocks! I have a Thunderbird but if I were to get another one, which I will at some point, it will probably be either a Roaming Gnome or a Darien. The Roaming Gnome...
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    How about just putting doors on one end? Or just...

    How about just putting doors on one end? Or just put one door on one end, then your kilt won't have as much space to span to close the gap.
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    I really like this idea for the backyard! Did you...

    I really like this idea for the backyard! Did you put your sleeves in straight up and down or did you angle them away from each other sort of like a "Y" in case they started to lean together?
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    I don't have one so I don't know, but is there a...

    I don't have one so I don't know, but is there a way to put pull outs on a fronkey style net and stake the sides out away from the hammock? Other than that or some kind of pole mod to space it out, I...
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    I just received my HG standard CF with doors and...

    I just received my HG standard CF with doors and a 12' ridgeline in camo. I set it up for the first time today it seems very durable, and the coverage with the 12' ridgeline was great. When set up at...
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    Received my tarp today!!! Had a little scare when...

    Received my tarp today!!! Had a little scare when I thought my dog was going to chase the mail lady away. I was in the backyard and heard barking out front, I quickly ran around thinking bad dog, bad...
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    I ordered mine June 7th, it is a 12' standard...

    I ordered mine June 7th, it is a 12' standard camo with doors. Should be here tomorrow!
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    That's excellent! Exactly how I want it to feel...

    That's excellent! Exactly how I want it to feel in my pack, like I forgot it!!!
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    I just got my shipping notice yesterday as well!...

    I just got my shipping notice yesterday as well! It's a good feeling, its even earlier than I expected.
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    shipping notice for cf tarp!!!

    Just received a shipping notice for my standard cuben fiber tarp with doors today! Yay!!! For those wondering I placed the order on June 7th, so it was about 6 1/2 weeks. Now I'll be checking for...
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    Looks like this Friday- Saturday should be nice,...

    Looks like this Friday- Saturday should be nice, I'm hoping I can get out!
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    Thanks for the tip on this book! I just checked...

    Thanks for the tip on this book! I just checked it out and went ahead and purchased it on my kindle, this will be a big help also.
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    Thanks for the info and the offer WV, I went...

    Thanks for the info and the offer WV, I went ahead and ordered my own set though, I just wanted to make sure they were worth it.
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    Loyalsock trail guides

    I'm planning a trip up to the Loyalsock State Forest for my son and I. I called the park office(Worlds End State Park) and had them send me all their trail brochures but they seem pretty lacking in...
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    I ordered mine on June 7th, haven't heard...

    I ordered mine on June 7th, haven't heard anything yet, still says awaiting fulfillment. I knew going in it was going to be a long wait though. Doesn't make waiting any easier!
  32. Glad to hear this! It's a big purchase and its...

    Glad to hear this! It's a big purchase and its reassuring to hear good input about the product! The decision making on which tarp and ridgeline length to get was hard, but the wait now that I've...
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    I may have to give the Becket Hitch a try next...

    I may have to give the Becket Hitch a try next time, it looks a little better than what I tried. Thanks for the info!
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    I tried this setup out this weekend. It worked...

    I tried this setup out this weekend. It worked ok, it was a little fussy. I had to wrap the amsteel through my tree strap loop twice so it would bite and sometimes the toggle would still allow some...
  35. Well I finally decided and placed an order! I...

    Well I finally decided and placed an order! I went with a 12' standard cuben fiber camo with doors. I went with the 12' so I don't have to pitch it quite as tight to the hammock and still have...
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    Is that their hex tarp or their standard tarp?

    Is that their hex tarp or their standard tarp?
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    Nothing but good coming from the Dream Hammock...

    Nothing but good coming from the Dream Hammock team!!!
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    Hadn't thought about the height issue. Could be a...

    Hadn't thought about the height issue. Could be a problem if I really had to go high on a tree!
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    I also saw similar posts on this, the one uses a...

    I also saw similar posts on this, the one uses a toggle in the loop of the slippery hitch so it doesn't slip or get pulled through.
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    The fixed eye will most likely be the same but...

    The fixed eye will most likely be the same but there won't be a bury for the adjustable part, which I think mine is 10", plus a little gap between the fixed loop and the the bury. It looks like at...
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    Whoopie Hooks on a fixed loop?

    I was thinking of switching my whoopies out for just a straight piece of amsteel that I would tie a slippery hitch with a toggle through it to my tree straps. On the hammock end I was thinking of...
  42. Well said! That's why I like posting questions on...

    Well said! That's why I like posting questions on here before I make a big purchase such as a cuben fiber tarp or any other gear for that matter. I get everyone's opinion, some may not agree with...
  43. This gives me a little pause about getting a...

    This gives me a little pause about getting a cuben tarp now. My Mamajamba although it doesn't have doors weighs 16 ounces with all suspension lines. If a cuben comes in at 12 ounces that's not much...
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    For me, I'm never going to ground![/QUOTE]

    Yeah, I'm not really worried about going to ground, I guess I'll just walk further, or if I know I may have to go to ground I'll bring my sleeping bag...
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    I'm not at home right now so I don't have a...

    I'm not at home right now so I don't have a picture I can post but it is a Dream Hammock Thunderbird.
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    replacing continuous loop

    I am replacing the continuous loops on my hammock with shorter ones so my attachment points fall under my tarp a little better. When bunching everything back up at the gathered end are there any tips...
  47. standard burrow- is there enough room to tuck it?

    I will be ordering a 20 Burrow soon and was wondering about the width. I do like to be able to tuck the sides in around me if needed and I am a side sleeper. Is there enough extra on the standard to...
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    I'm not sure about what color it will be if you...

    I'm not sure about what color it will be if you uncheck black, but I did email them once about getting a different inside color. They said just put what color you want the inside to be in the...
  49. Thanks for all the tips! Now I just need to...

    Thanks for all the tips! Now I just need to decide on a tarp!!!
  50. I guess you don't find it too big then. I know...

    I guess you don't find it too big then. I know its only 4" wider than my mamajamba the pictures just make it look like it is all but dragging on the ground!
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