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    I need to take my Draumr XL for a spin on my...

    I need to take my Draumr XL for a spin on my Tensa4... and I've been thinking about getting a fixed ridgeline and baseline for the Tensa4 for use with the Draumr. Anyone know what their...
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    Well that's an interesting floating one man tent...

    Well that's an interesting floating one man tent ;) How wide of a pad is it designed for?
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    Not sure how much this will help, but here goes:...

    Not sure how much this will help, but here goes:

    I once set up a ~12' hammock inside one of these bug nets. (It's possible it was the Thermarest Slacker bug net, but they're both about the same...
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    I think he estimated at least 9’ high based on...

    I think he estimated at least 9’ high based on the Ultimate Hang Calculator.

    Biggest hammock I have is 12’ Long by 10’ Wide. (2 standard width 1.9oz nylon panels sewn together...) Now I’m...
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    There’s a handful of us from Salt Lake valley...

    There’s a handful of us from Salt Lake valley here :shades: welcome to the forum!
  6. I bought one a few years back for my nephew (4...

    I bought one a few years back for my nephew (4 years old at the time). Too short for me to sleep overnight in, but it’s been great and has held up to a lot of abuse. And I’m sure I paid closer to $60...
  7. Interesting— received a similar photo from...

    Interesting— received a similar photo from someone in Southern California, price was about $8 less than that even... said it included straps too. Good recreational hammocks.
  8. I bought some of these hangers that I plan on...

    I bought some of these hangers that I plan on doing something similar with:

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00O54IEEG/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    I also picked up some of...
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    I bought a hammock from a hammock forum member...

    I bought a hammock from a hammock forum member maybe 3-4 years ago who would make large tie-dyed hammocks. He basically would sew 2 long panels (12+’) of white ripstop nylon together and then tie-dye...
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    This isn’t exactly what you’re proposing, I...

    This isn’t exactly what you’re proposing, I think— but Kammok does have a system where part of underquilt mode on their quilts involves using snaps on the quilt with gear loops on the hammock. Note...
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    Beautiful! Gotta love that Loco Libre design, and...

    Beautiful! Gotta love that Loco Libre design, and those colors look great (as I figured they would ;) )
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    Yeah i wonder— I watched a video review after...

    Yeah i wonder— I watched a video review after reading this post and that person also commented on it being “wider” in the way you described it— makes me think it could be a design difference like...
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    They both state their width as 44” wide. Is the...

    They both state their width as 44” wide. Is the incubator tapered a bit at the foot end?

    I have had HG make me quilts that are several inches wider because of the same issue. The wider quilts do...
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    Isn’t it? I’m addicted. About ready to have Jared...

    Isn’t it? I’m addicted. About ready to have Jared make me another one :lol: He agrees that one can never have too many hammocks ;)



    Excellent! Yeah it sounds like a great weekend whether or...
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    I’ve been enjoying a Nemo Puffin for a few years...

    I’ve been enjoying a Nemo Puffin for a few years now— definitely works for me from the mid 50s to the mid 70s at night. Slept in it the last couple nights actually.

    I hope you enjoy yours as much...
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    Nice! I’d be hanging in that yard all the time...

    Nice! I’d be hanging in that yard all the time if I had a yard like that. As it is, I got rid of an old couch this weekend and set up my TATO stand in its place with an SLD Voyageur while I...
  17. What size is your ENO? Single or Double? Not an...

    What size is your ENO? Single or Double? Not an apples to apples comparison I know, but if the ENO is wide (double) and you’re comfortable in it, I’d probably continue to use a wide hammock.

    In an...
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    I love it, thanks for sharing! I’ll have to give...

    I love it, thanks for sharing! I’ll have to give this a go. The creativity you and others on this forum possess never ceases to amaze me :)
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    Have you guys landed on a weight rating yet?...

    Have you guys landed on a weight rating yet? Still nothing on the product page that I can see in that regard.

    And do I understand from this thread that these ratings are based first on comfort? ...
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    Really curious about this setup you’re talking...

    Really curious about this setup you’re talking about. I do have the hangtime hook setup for phones, but I’d love something for a larger tablet. I know videos and instructions take time— I’m just...
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    Man, I dig that color combo. You’ll have to post...

    Man, I dig that color combo. You’ll have to post photos!
  22. wow, too busy? That surprises me. I'm sure he's...

    wow, too busy? That surprises me. I'm sure he's busy, I just wonder if the length is unusually challenging and not something he wants to experiment with.

    I bought a "king size" ticket to the moon...
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    Anyone have photos of their SLD underquilts? I'm...

    Anyone have photos of their SLD underquilts? I'm just thinking about color-- seems like it would pretty much cover up most of your hammock's color, but wanted to verify. EDIT: looked at the original...
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    I wasn't aware that there was a 13' version--...

    I wasn't aware that there was a 13' version-- just a 11' when I bought mine! And I'll echo this comment-- bridge hammocks often need that extra length for solid coverage. Also, some of us use 12'...
  25. Ah, deeper than average sag, you say? So do they...

    Ah, deeper than average sag, you say? So do they go shorter than 83% on the Ridgeline? Nice-- I love me some deeper sag. As I said, I'm using the same tarp as you, just with the internal pole mod. I...
  26. Interesting-- Usually the limiting factor where I...

    Interesting-- Usually the limiting factor where I am is just space for tents, etc-- usually the named restriction on State and National parks around here is body count (6-8 people), but I've never...
  27. That actually appears to be covering your stand...

    That actually appears to be covering your stand quite well compared to my own SLD 12' winter haven on my stand. What length is your hammock?

    I do mean to order a bigger tarp from Jared @ SLD, but...
  28. To echo cmc4free a bit: Tarp extensions: as...

    To echo cmc4free a bit:

    Tarp extensions: as mentioned, no need to guy them out and stake them; also, along with being an overall more simple solution, they’re just wayyyy more compact / portable...
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    Awesome-- right now it says delivery is expected...

    Awesome-- right now it says delivery is expected delivery is April 1. (Also got an email from Amok during the night confirming that shipping info).

    Excited to take the XL for a spin-- it's pretty...
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    How and from where are yours shipping? I haven’t...

    How and from where are yours shipping? I haven’t seen an email but did get notified by FedEx that I’ve got a package coming scheduled for delivery out of Traverse City, MI.
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    Howdy from a fellow Utahn! You’ve joined a great...

    Howdy from a fellow Utahn! You’ve joined a great community here— welcome!
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    I’m in! And all that :P

    I’m in! And all that :P
  33. Nice! I'll be committing the cardinal sin of...

    Nice! I'll be committing the cardinal sin of doing my first setup in the field tomorrow. Actually will be the first time setting up the latest revision of the Tensa with keyed tubing, toggles and...
  34. FS: Interested. PM sent.

    Interested. PM sent.
  35. Nice! I was shopping for another Tensa4 stand on...

    Nice! I was shopping for another Tensa4 stand on your site and saw them there before I did here :D order placed!
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    So it sounds like this is wide enough to work...

    So it sounds like this is wide enough to work with wide hammocks (which tend to be a bit shy of 6’ wide)... is there a reason why it wouldn’t be a good idea to use it with wide hammocks?
  37. Thread: REI underquilt

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    I have one just to have an inexpensive synthetic...

    I have one just to have an inexpensive synthetic quilt for summer use in more humid environments. (I honestly just have an addiction to quilts, though most of mine are cottage vendor produced).

    I...
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    I'm just now recalling that I got my Chameleon...

    I'm just now recalling that I got my Chameleon via Kickstarter :D
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    How tall are you? The Mantis being 10’ is a bit...

    How tall are you? The Mantis being 10’ is a bit of a deal breaker for me personally. Also: the tarp that comes with the Mantis is functional I’m sure, bit a bit on the small side— I’d rather pay a...
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    No rush! Just glad the option is forthcoming. :D...

    No rush! Just glad the option is forthcoming. :D Sorry I missed that post :S I thought I was caught up on this thread.
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    I have looked but haven't seen a zero degree...

    I have looked but haven't seen a zero degree version available. Is this a forthcoming item? Or something that can be custom ordered?
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    Years ago I ordered a Ticket to the Moon hammock,...

    Years ago I ordered a Ticket to the Moon hammock, which they listed as being 10.5’ long. That measurement at best must have included the loops at the end because it ended up being basically as short...
  43. Haha, you guys are killing me. And killing it--...

    Haha, you guys are killing me. And killing it-- keep up the great work! Just waiting for that newsletter now ;)
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    I'm a bit curious about this as well; also...

    I'm a bit curious about this as well; also whether the Big Guy has remained consistent enough for a vendor like Little Shop of Hammocks to offer them to anyone with the same hammock from Just Bill (I...
  45. Thread: New Bandit

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    Good looking quilts! Just curious, Do your other...

    Good looking quilts! Just curious, Do your other quilts use treated down? Recently got a UGQ XL Bandit and I share a similar observation, though it’s just the impression I get— my older top quilts...
  46. Just subscribed to the newsletter. Looking...

    Just subscribed to the newsletter. Looking forward to what's next from Tensa Outdoor!
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    Yeah... being relatively familiar with Kammok's...

    Yeah... being relatively familiar with Kammok's offerings, I had a feeling this would be another 10' hammock, otherwise I'd be looking more closely at this. The Roo (double) was my first hammock...
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    I recently had Jared make me one. I was just...

    I recently had Jared make me one. I was just confirming that it was more or less of a "netless Trail Lair", to which he responded with the following:

    "Very similar to the Lair in the way the net...
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    Indeed. But they also claim it’ll handle 400 lbs...

    Indeed. But they also claim it’ll handle 400 lbs if I’m reading that correctly. Not terrible for local / car camping / home hanging maybe?

    I might be way off but I get the impression that weight...
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    Still testing, I imagine? How about double...

    Still testing, I imagine? How about double layer-- in the 500-ish range? Or more conservative than that with this fabric?
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