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  1. Likely show up just after noon on Friday and grab...

    Likely show up just after noon on Friday and grab a nap.


    Hammock Backpacking Group
    Meetupís largest hammock-centric backpacking group
    https://www.meetup.com/HammockBG/
    -Organizer
  2. I believe we can roll up and hang, yet those that...

    I believe we can roll up and hang, yet those that have booked the sites must register and pick up their respective name tags.


    Hammock Backpacking Group
    Meetupís largest hammock-centric...
  3. Thanks SO, Iíll be there around noon on Friday....

    Thanks SO, Iíll be there around noon on Friday. Iíll likely bring some slow cooked beef stew for any other Friday folks to enjoy, and will update the spreadsheet shortly.


    Hammock Backpacking...
  4. Iím sorry if I missed this in the thread, but...

    Iím sorry if I missed this in the thread, but what time can we start arriving on Friday?


    Hammock Backpacking Group
    Meetupís largest hammock-centric backpacking group...
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    Onewind Hammocks on Amazon

    Itís the same folks time and time again, thatís the sad reality.


    Chum, itís a shame you felt the need to apologize for posting your opinion on a product you own and enjoy for the sake of...
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    FS: Enlightened Equipment Summer UQ/TQ - Bundle

    Sure thing, Mike:

    Revelation TQ - 10.71oz
    Revolt UQ - 10.9oz
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    FS: Enlightened Equipment Summer UQ/TQ - Bundle

    Used once on a recent Dolly Sods trip in Aug 2019 - dry trip, items were not subject to moisture. Spotless condition, absolutely zero wear/damage/thread pulls - nothing.

    Reason for sale - likely...
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    FS: Itís yours Mike! Thank you. Letís PM and...

    Itís yours Mike! Thank you.

    Letís PM and finalize next steps.


    Hammock Backpacking Group
    Meetupís largest hammock-centric backpacking group
    https://www.meetup.com/HammockBG/
    -Organizer
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    FS: Dutchware Gear Half-Wit Hammock

    Used once in dry and low humidity conditions.

    Hammock is in pristine condition - no scuffs, marks, scrapes, loose threads, etc - spotless.


    Hexon 1.0
    Brilliant Blue
    Continuous loops only...
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    Awesome Hangs (Pic Thread)

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190929/ec25b9e641f1907a9c1ba8192a0db198.jpg

    This was taken about a month ago at a spot our group enjoys in Harriman State Park, NY; just north of Stockbridge...
  11. Thread: Monolite Carnage

    by Jolly
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    I was set up about 20í from Mike and was about to...

    I was set up about 20í from Mike and was about to doze off for a day nap when I heard him hit the ground with a thud; I forget the expletive but itís what got me out of my hammy to see what was going...
  12. Looking forward to hanging with you, bro

    Looking forward to hanging with you, bro
  13. Considering I'll be arriving around the same time...

    Considering I'll be arriving around the same time as them, I think I'll be alright.
  14. I'm in - sharing site 8 with Chris, Diana, and...

    I'm in - sharing site 8 with Chris, Diana, and Tommy. Likely arriving Friday a touch before noon to snag a spot.
    I'll be bringing my 20 hour slow cooked 4-meat habanero chili - about 4 quarts - if...
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    Do what I do: wrap your insulating jacket around...

    Do what I do: wrap your insulating jacket around your foot box to keep your feet/calves warm. I'm all about double duty: why sleep in your down jacket when it can be used to wrap around your hammock...
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    The only time Brian will respond to email is if...

    The only time Brian will respond to email is if you threaten to file a credit card charge back. He'll magically respond and notify of shipping. It's the only way of getting is attention, which is a...
  17. If you'd emailed Brain informing of your...

    If you'd emailed Brain informing of your intention to file a charge back -- POOF -- he would have responded and your tarp would have been shipped. It's the only times he's ever responded to my...
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    I'd recommend trying out a 11'x5' rip stop nylon...

    I'd recommend trying out a 11'x5' rip stop nylon hammock, the ENO's are not the best for the optimal diagonal lay that you need to get flat (read: comfortable).
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    Thanks, Donna. This will be my 2nd HF hang - my...

    Thanks, Donna. This will be my 2nd HF hang - my 1st being the Pine Barrens trip earlier in the year - so much fun.

    Do you have any idea of when you'll be posting the planning thread will open?
    ...
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    Forgive my dumb sounding question: what does...

    Forgive my dumb sounding question: what does MAHHA stand for?
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    FS: This has been sold to punkisdead.

    This has been sold to punkisdead.
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    FS: No suspension, just the hammock as-is from an...

    No suspension, just the hammock as-is from an original order from Dutch.
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    Could I use soft shackles instead of biners? ...

    Could I use soft shackles instead of biners? Appreciate the feedback guys, thanks.
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    FS: Dutchware Half-Wit Hammock

    Less than one week old and used once only (this past Saturday night, no rain, spotless condition)

    Length and color:
    Dutch's new NylonD 1.6 Charcoal Grey color
    10.5'

    Description in full per...
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    Dynaglide question

    I understand that the posted recommended weight limits are roughly around 225lbs (according to Arrowhead), but I have read many other posts here that folks topping 250 and even 300lbs are using them...
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    It's been like this for the last two years. ...

    It's been like this for the last two years. It's a real shame because his tarps are incredible, but the lack of communication (multiple ignored emails) forced my dollars elsewhere.
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    Sticky: Jolly is the trail name I "acquired" during my...

    Jolly is the trail name I "acquired" during my 2013 AT thru
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    Dutch wear: Half Wit 1.6D

    First of all, well done Dutch on making [yet] another incredible piece of gear. The craftsmanship is spot on from the sewing work to the double-sided foot box.

    I've been a very happy customer of...
  29. Fun trip, Shep.

    Fun trip, Shep.
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    One of my Event Hosts has a Batona Trail thru...

    One of my Event Hosts has a Batona Trail thru hike planned for May 18th if anyone is interested:

    http://www.meetup.com/The-Hammock-Backpacking-Group/events/221174114/
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    FS: Are you the original owner? Have you had it...

    Are you the original owner?

    Have you had it laundered since original purchase?
  32. Oh man I forgot about those crab cakes. Those...

    Oh man I forgot about those crab cakes. Those were fantastic!

    njredneck, you are the ultimate chef. If you ever come out hiking with me and the crew I may be tempted to trail name you "Chef".
    ...
  33. Great meeting you guys; special thanks to ratdog,...

    Great meeting you guys; special thanks to ratdog, silvrsurfr and njredneck for organizing and making sure we were all fed.
  34. Thanks - appreciate the clarification. To be...

    Thanks - appreciate the clarification. To be perfectly honest and, as Chris183 has posted in those pics above, if there's "room at the Inn" with you guys, I'd rather hang with you all - I'll just...
  35. I'm unclear why you're confused that I went ahead...

    I'm unclear why you're confused that I went ahead and took your initial advice.


    I'm driving 2.5 hours and have no intention of sleeping in a tent; so given the (albeit slim) possibility that it...
  36. Given the uncertainty of available trees at the...

    Given the uncertainty of available trees at the sites you're booking, Camp43 and myself are going to book our own site. We're obvi going to be joining you guys for the fare and fire, but I'm...
  37. RIP bathroom

    RIP bathroom
  38. Good point to bring up again, and I'm for...

    Good point to bring up again, and I'm for Saturday day/night and Sunday morning only.

    I'll be bringing libations (soda obvi), and maybe some s'mores treats (at my own expense).
  39. I'll just bring my dues in lieu of making my...

    I'll just bring my dues in lieu of making my chili. Keeps thins simple.

    Do we have a idea of final costs pp yet?
  40. Done. I am open to making my 20-hour slow...

    Done.

    I am open to making my 20-hour slow cooked chili and bringing that with a few bags of tortillas, sour cream, and cheese if the group's into that.
  41. I, too, have a spare UQ - 20ļF 3/4

    I, too, have a spare UQ - 20ļF 3/4
  42. Anything I need to do to officially RSVP for this...

    Anything I need to do to officially RSVP for this trip?

    -Jolly
  43. Here I am browsing through the new posts, and...

    Here I am browsing through the new posts, and boom, I stumble on our trip report!

    Nice job, Geoff - hanging (put intended) with you and Treywilly was a lot of fun.

    Breaking trail was tough,...
  44. Thread: Hammock tools

    by Jolly
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    Some of the "tools" I'll bring with me: *...

    Some of the "tools" I'll bring with me:

    * (winter) pee bottle (nobody likes to have to get out of the hammy in the middle of the night, put on boots, etc) - small nalgene, something sturdy - you...
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    +1 for the Dutch quilt hooks. Given they allow...

    +1 for the Dutch quilt hooks. Given they allow for not only the hammock suspension to be pulled a little higher/more snug up against the hammock, but they can be slid up and down the hammock ridge...
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    two words?

    two words?
  47. I think a bigger issue with ordering anything...

    I think a bigger issue with ordering anything from BIAS is that Brian takes weeks to get his products shipped with zero communication coming out of his workshop, unless of course you spend time...
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    Head support in hammocks.

    I use ZPacks clothing bag/pillow combo. It's incredibly soft on your face at night and holds all my clothing for multi-day trips.

    I'm using it on my AT thru currently.
  49. Thread: OES tarp review

    by Jolly
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    OES tarp review

    I placed my order last Saturday, and they arrived on Friday.

    I'm positive the threat of filing a charge back moved things along for sure. Not that I like to go that route ever.

    Now I get...
  50. Thread: OES tarp review

    by Jolly
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    OES tarp review

    I placed my order last Saturday, and they arrived on Friday.

    I'm positive the threat of filing a charge back moved things along for sure. Not that I like to go that route ever.

    Now I get...
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