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  1. I can't sew so it would be nice if Amok made a...

    I can't sew so it would be nice if Amok made a winter cover as an option.

    One of the benefits pf my chrysalis bridge hammock is the waterproof sleeve / cover that has vents with stiffeners to...
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    there's always the Big Agnes Sleeping giant...

    there's always the Big Agnes Sleeping giant memory foam pad but I find it gets cold and takes a lot to heat up
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    that's why I was looking for 'perforated' ccf...

    that's why I was looking for 'perforated' ccf pads

    Like a large pad made of this ....

    https://www.gossamergear.com/collections/all/products/air-flow-sitlight-camp-seat
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    if the SLD hybrid is available I'm interested

    if the SLD hybrid is available I'm interested
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    OK I got an Amok XL that needs a pad for...

    OK I got an Amok XL that needs a pad for structure and I'm getting the dreaded condensation I hate. I've been thinking about a perforated ccf type pad maybe 1/2" thick to put on top of the pad which...
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    I use the Amok ridge line, works well, and the...

    I use the Amok ridge line, works well, and the Tensa baseline ... so far ...might cut it to a length I like and then it'll be a quick setup.
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    30 nights in a row in my WBBB in the basement and...

    30 nights in a row in my WBBB in the basement and I couldn't sleep through the night at all. Got a bridge hammock and after a couple of nights I could get 8 solid hours in. Maybe try a different...
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    Amonk Dramur and Tensa

    Well I just woke up from my second night in the Dramur XL setup in my garage on the Tensa stand.

    Man I love both of these things!! A match made in Hammock Heaven!!!

    I've spent years fiddling...
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    I'm in my garage in the process of setting up my...

    I'm in my garage in the process of setting up my new XL on my new Tensa stand. Haven't got fastened down to the floor yet but I'm excited, the whole outfit looks great!
  10. Hmmm, a couple of months ago the stitching on my...

    Hmmm, a couple of months ago the stitching on my newer type suspension strap on a Chrysalis bridge hammock gave out at 2:30AM and I landed on the family room floor. Surprise! I just layed there for a...
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    that's good news, I really want the combo but was...

    that's good news, I really want the combo but was very hesitant about it working well together in spite of Shug's video.
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    this is a great idea, when I travel to a friends...

    this is a great idea, when I travel to a friends I hang in the basement but hanging from the ceiling joists makes the suspension very long and the hammock doesn't hang properly.

    Besides you and I...
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    just watched your video and lo and behold it IS...

    just watched your video and lo and behold it IS called a slip toggle after all :lol:
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    I've got about 60 nights in a Cloudview sleeping...

    I've got about 60 nights in a Cloudview sleeping indoors since my other bridge got kind of worn out.


    It's made with the head end higher so you can look around easily when outside so the foot...
  15. to me if the small holes one would have to make...

    to me if the small holes one would have to make in a CCF pad to reduce condensation render it poor for insulation then the Klymit pad would be useless
  16. a few years ago I searched for perforated CCF to...

    a few years ago I searched for perforated CCF to make a pad out of thinking that would reduce condensation but still have some R-value. Couldn't find anything that I thought would work but there was...
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    yup, if you find them sign me up for a dozen as...

    yup, if you find them sign me up for a dozen as well.

    I found some a Princess Auto ... Canada's version of Harbor Freight ... and they are $4.99 CDN each. Still not bad and I'll probably get some...
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    OK got it ... it's a Tiggle ... I had to google...

    OK got it ... it's a Tiggle ... I had to google it btw :)



    personally I like that idea with a stopper 6 or so inches in, pass the lines through each post without need to do any looping and...
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    seemed like a good enough name :) ...

    seemed like a good enough name :)






    ... so what IS it called?
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    In my absent mindedness I seem to remember a...

    In my absent mindedness I seem to remember a video you (?) did with new short cord that had a ball on one end and a slip toggle on the other end. I think it was for the top connection. What I'm...
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    If I'm not mistaken, the torsion is created when...

    If I'm not mistaken, the torsion is created when the stand is loaded? How could you relieve that when setting up? To my sensibilities and not knowing knots etc the easiest way for me to build one is...
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    If the poles were a minimum of two pieces like...

    If the poles were a minimum of two pieces like fence top rail posts cut in half and jointed together would the joint provide enough slip to control the rotational force or will they be under too much...
  23. FS: Sent a Private Message re: RR

    Sent a Private Message re: RR
  24. :thumbup:

    :thumbup:
  25. OK called my bank and they will mail one, it'll...

    OK called my bank and they will mail one, it'll take7 to 10 business days ... except Canada Post is on strike for who knows how long.

    Oh well no Black Friday sale for me.
  26. and credit cards don't charge the sellers?

    and credit cards don't charge the sellers?
  27. I'm trying to make an order and they don't accept...

    I'm trying to make an order and they don't accept Paypal?? WTH!!
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    thanks for the insights, I cancelled the order....

    thanks for the insights, I cancelled the order. The quest for the perfect bridge continues, might have to try a Ridge Runner but there's a couple of things I'm sceptical about.
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    understand but I don't like pads, too much sweat...

    understand but I don't like pads, too much sweat and condensation between me and the pad
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    Yikes, that's not good news. My 48" chest is...

    Yikes, that's not good news. My 48" chest is close to yours and if you found it had WAY more squeeze I'm not going to be a happy camper.

    Hello REI? Please cancel that last order STAT.
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    My only concern is the length of the suspension...

    My only concern is the length of the suspension lines. I'd like to use it with a Tensa 4 stand that I believe can handle up to 11 feet between pole ends. How much space do you think it needs to hang?...
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    agree, thought I'd try one before they are gone

    agree, thought I'd try one before they are gone
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    Quarter Dome Air on Sale

    $110 with free shipping!

    Couldn't pass up a deal so I just pulled the trigger on one to try it out .... my 7th different bridge hammock so far. I think I've got a problem :scared:
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    agree, the OP wants a users opinion about a...

    agree, the OP wants a users opinion about a particular hammock not a discussion of why some others might be better. I'd like to hear more about the Pack-It Lite hammocks as well. It is an intriguing...
  35. sometimes the simplest things escape me :lol:

    sometimes the simplest things escape me :lol:
  36. I read the stand works with the 90 degree...

    I read the stand works with the 90 degree hammocks and I'm thinking of buying one ... the Dramur XL is getting ready to be sold online but I'm puzzled ... if the weight needs to be biased towards the...
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    thanks for the pics ... Q ... is the lay you...

    thanks for the pics ...

    Q ... is the lay you have there the same as you would get if you strung between two trees where you might it tighter and end up flatter or am I barking up the wrong tree so...
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    Hate to be skeptical but with the RR overcover...

    Hate to be skeptical but with the RR overcover it's like $650 or $700 for the combo and that's a lot of money to invest in a stand and hammock so I want to be sure I'll be happy with how they...
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    Hate to be skeptical but with the RR overcover...

    Hate to be skeptical but with the RR overcover it's like $650 or $700 for the combo and that's a lot of money to invest in a stand and hammock so I want to be sure I'll be happy with how they...
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    Interesting. That pic of Shug sitting up doesn't...

    Interesting. That pic of Shug sitting up doesn't indicate how close the bar gets to the poles when laying down ... I guess shortening the suspension triangles on the RR would only bring the bar...
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    from here that looks like a lot of sag for for...

    from here that looks like a lot of sag for for what I'm used to in a bridge hammock, when he's laying down how flat of a lay is he getting?
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    Ridge Runner and Tensa Stand

    I see WB is now selling the Tensa stand and I'm wondering how the RR fits on it. From all the pics I see the suspension triangles seem too long to work properly with the limited spread of the Tensa...
  43. Ordered mine today, I'll let you know how it...

    Ordered mine today, I'll let you know how it works with a Chrysalis bridge hammock.

    One easy thing for setup is the Chrysalis has the Camper Sleeve with built in tarp for decent weather camping....
  44. Great news! How do you think it will work...

    Great news!

    How do you think it will work with a Chrysalis hammock? https://www.helsdonoutdoors.com/

    Maybe it's just my imagination but from the looks of the RR the suspension lines from each...
  45. I just stumbled on this and I'm planning a...

    I just stumbled on this and I'm planning a motorcycle camping trip this summer and dreading sleeping in my tent LOL

    Subscribed and will wait .... slightly impatiently ..... for updates ;)

    Kudos...
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    No she isn't quite as hot ...... (I don't want to...

    No she isn't quite as hot ...... (I don't want to say it out loud but one of those hair removers for those pesky facial hairs slipped into her stocking at christmas might be a good idea)

    All above...
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    RE: Bridge Hammocks "They are noticeably...

    RE: Bridge Hammocks

    "They are noticeably tippy. And one of the things I like about gathered end hammocks is how secure I feel when lying in them. It's pretty much impossible to fall out - that's...
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    to answer your question .... there is no shoulder...

    to answer your question .... there is no shoulder squeeze in a Chrysalis, the top bar is wide and the lay is very flat. The only bothersome thing I find is the 'waist' is very narrow. If you sleep on...
  49. :scared: yikes

    :scared: yikes
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    how are things coming along?

    how are things coming along?
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