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    SC- PSH Frozen Butt Hang Photo's

    Here are some photo's I took at the PSH FBH. This was my first hang with these folks and I already feel like family I would recommend anyone who can get down this way come out and join us on one of...
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    I went with Undeground Quilts- Zeppelin 0 degree...

    I went with Undeground Quilts- Zeppelin 0 degree -Paul was very nice said he could get it done for me in time and came highly recommended. So thanks for all of the advice folks.
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    Thanks for the advice this is now off my table of...

    Thanks for the advice this is now off my table of consideration just now onto the headache of finding a UQ that will work by feb 1st. and can't order till the 17th... that is a tight window..
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    I am indeed looking up to gear up for the hang...

    I am indeed looking up to gear up for the hang but not only that even if I get to use one at the hang or find one I like I will have 4-5 days to get me one for my trip to the Betram Trail.
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    ENO: Ember UQ opinions needed

    I was thinking of getting the ENO Ember anyone with one that can give me your opinion? Like would it work for diagonal sleeping?
  6. Thread: Thoughts?

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    Thoughts?

    Found this video and in a pinch to get a quilt on a budget any thoughts on this idea? Or what is the best quality one that you can purchase for a low price atm?


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    Been using the same one for a top quilt for the...

    Been using the same one for a top quilt for the past week got down to 18-22 so far been perfectly toasty. Picked mine up for 24 usd right before christmas.
  8. Great vid as always shug.

    Great vid as always shug.
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    Thanks guys for the replies. Well one single...

    Thanks guys for the replies.

    Well one single figure 9 did support my paracord hammock chair even with me jumping up and down. I use the chair for just for that few minute sit down while on the...
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    No I am not that courageous because I do not want...

    No I am not that courageous because I do not want anything giving out while I am sleeping... no bump in the night for me thanks.
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    Not really sure at this moment just was thinking...

    Not really sure at this moment just was thinking if I know what the actual limit is if I have any ideas. Like say hanging my paracord hammock chair from 2 of them for quick setup for short breaks in...
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    I have 4 of them spare so we can stress test it...

    I have 4 of them spare so we can stress test it and see what it can hold then. I am going to stress test it tomorrow with my hammock chair I made from 550 and see if it can hold me sitting in it...
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    Nite-Ize figure 9 question.

    Ok so I purchased a Nite-Ize figure 9 150lb version for my tarp ridgeline but after looking at it I find it hard to believe it can only hold 150lbs. Does anyone have any experience with these and if...
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    Sticky: 50% lighter than my tent. 50% I can't sleep on...

    50% lighter than my tent.
    50% I can't sleep on the hard ground anymore and be able to function on a hike
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    Thanks outback for pointing me to...

    Thanks outback for pointing me to wildernesslogics they are local and gonna be picking up some stuff for my personal setup from there. Also probably gonna get outback's setup from wildernesslogics as...
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    I am going to the frozen butt hang and am joining...

    I am going to the frozen butt hang and am joining the PSH just gonna be cutting it close to getting it for his birthday thought about that before I posted and yes everyone there has been absolutely...
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    need a little hammock advice.

    Got a friend and I am looking to purchase him a hammock for his birthday on Feb. 3rd and looking for suggestions.

    -Price Range: under 400 usd prefer around 200.
    -his Height:6'0 weight: 185lb...
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    Welcome to HF.net found a lot of good info here...

    Welcome to HF.net found a lot of good info here and some great people since joining and I am sure you will as well.
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    Beautiful post.. Thanks for the advice and Merry...

    Beautiful post.. Thanks for the advice and Merry Christmas to you to sir.
  20. Confirming I will be there God willing.

    Confirming I will be there God willing.
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    What he said..

    What he said..
  22. Update: slept it last night and it was a mild...

    Update: slept it last night and it was a mild night and was roasting like a bake potato. Only issue I had was I forgot something to rest under my head so part way through the night had a kink in my...
  23. @Gideon Will do and the "frugalness" comes from...

    @Gideon Will do and the "frugalness" comes from the fact that I have little to no money to start this as I spent a lot on xmas. This after draining my savings purchasing land and starting the wheels...
  24. They are metal grommets. Will do can go up...

    They are metal grommets.

    Will do can go up easily on the straps as they are only 10 usd at harbor freight for 600lb ones that weight close to the same.
    *after checking* checking with the hammock...
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    Grew up traveling the summers with my Father who...

    Grew up traveling the summers with my Father who was a trucker let's just say wide mouth Pepsi or Gatorade bottles yeah I am pro-level now.
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    You sir make me jealous.

    You sir make me jealous.
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    That is how my Father started my love the...

    That is how my Father started my love the outdoors though it was my first bow, my own tent, sleeping bag, and a letter saying he was going to take me hunting the next year.
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    Yeah sleeping in it for the next week.

    I am getting some reflectix to go with the mat just have yet to pick it up. For now just gonna try with fleece and the mat to see how much I may need to...
  29. So my first time setting up. What do ya think.

    Well this is my intro setup cost me 50$ I would say not bad for the cost as when I used a tent it weighed 3lb more and double the cost and less comfortable. I did not include my 0 Degree sleeping bag...
  30. take some 3m spray adhesive and put mylar...

    take some 3m spray adhesive and put mylar blankets lining the inside you got one toasty mother of a shelter for winter.
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    Sticky: thanks for posting this

    thanks for posting this
  32. Also after reading the tos again I apologize if...

    Also after reading the tos again I apologize if this post breaks any rules as I just seen this and it states it is not open for discussion. I was just merely stating a question specific area for...
  33. I cannot remember nor can I look up exactly how...

    I cannot remember nor can I look up exactly how the post started I may or may not have mentioned that I was going hammocking personally. Also if I did not mention I was hammocking off-topic should...
  34. Non-Donator Question section/ hammocking topic section.

    I recently joined and made a post asking for advice on where I should go in the off-topic section as it seemed the only viable place to ask the question. I was getting a lot of amazing feedback and...
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    Yeah I should change that so used to saying...

    Yeah I should change that so used to saying Charlotte as it is the closest large city to Rock Hill, SC my autofill put it in.
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    Thanks for the warm welcome yall.

    Thanks for the warm welcome yall.
  37. Might be able to join. Transportation would be my...

    Might be able to join. Transportation would be my biggest issue as the date seems fine but as my daily commuter is well questionable at best. So if anyone is from the Rock Hill/York area and is...
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    As far as me asking for coords that is simply to...

    As far as me asking for coords that is simply to get directions for my friend to get to the trail head using a road map. As we all know driving through the mountain back roads you can get twisted and...
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    I think we may hit Benton Mackaye starting at...

    I think we may hit Benton Mackaye starting at 35.552995,-83.309178 though keep the advice coming want some options.
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    Any suggestion on a specific trail for linville...

    Any suggestion on a specific trail for linville and coords on where the trail head starts? That was one I was thinking about but could not get info on the water situation.
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    Need Help finding a trail.

    A friend his brother and I are planning a trip in February to go backpacking and camping for 7 days. I live in upper SC near Charlotte, NC looking for something from here to VA and was wondering if...
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    Sticky: For the longest time my friends and family called...

    For the longest time my friends and family called me FUBAR but after a while of helping friends watching over them and teaching them everything I had learned via books or by doing. One of my friends...
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    Greetings from South Carolina

    Hello all, my name is Michael. I just purchased my first hammock (Grand Trunk Ultralight Hammock) while trying to decide how I wanted to spend my nights on the Appalachia trails in the future. I...
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