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  1. Double post :~

    Double post :~
  2. Mesh Tarp Sleeves are a pretty simple piece of...

    Mesh Tarp Sleeves are a pretty simple piece of gear. IMHO getting sleeves that fit the large Vertex tarp is the important part. MountainGoat Hats & Goods ...
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    From the photo I lifted from your UGQ site it...

    From the photo I lifted from your UGQ site it also looks like your DREAM HAMMOCK Pack Hook Modification with the bungee emerging from the reinforced holes in the quilt top edge seam would work great!...
  4. My UQ is a 77" 20 Zeppelin from Underground...

    My UQ is a 77" 20 Zeppelin from Underground Quilts. Litetrek pointed out that the quilt rigging I use limits the coverage by about a foot so that my head and feet may extend beyond the quilt if I am...
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    Zeppelin on a Clark NX-250

    Questions for Paul & Missy

    I have a 20˚ 77" Zeppelin and a 40˚ Flight Jacket for my Clark NX-250. The pole tabs will not allow the underquilt to fit over the sides at the ends of the hammock so I...
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    I have a mid-legacy suspension with no white cord...

    I have a mid-legacy suspension with no white cord but has S 'biners. I'll take a silver Sharpie and color the secondary to make it easy to distinguish at dusk.
  8. There have been numerous threads about this. I...

    There have been numerous threads about this. I know figuring out how to phrase a search string can be a challenge. I pass the UQ suspension under the poles but over the pole anchor pockets. From a...
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    from a previous post in the Clark NX 250 and a...

    from a previous post in the Clark NX 250 and a down UQ thread. I see no gaps in the pics and have no cold spots.
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    DemostiX (I haven't seen any posts for awhile,...

    DemostiX (I haven't seen any posts for awhile, knowledgeable fellow, hope all is well) would occasionally point out other hammocks that add a separate bug net, severe weather cocoon, and a gear...
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    Hi, Boomer, Fishing the Yak "at the creek",...

    Hi, Boomer,


    Fishing the Yak "at the creek", right?
    from the regs... UMTANUM CREEK (Kittitas Co.)All Game Fish First Sat. in June-Oct. 31
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    Looks GOOD! I am going to have to try rigging my...

    Looks GOOD! I am going to have to try rigging my (30 2 oz overstuff) Zep under the pole pockets like that and see how it affects coverage, interior space, and overall comfort. Thanks for sharing!
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    One more small observation here from a Clark...

    One more small observation here from a Clark NX-250 owner in the Pacific Northwet. I have not tried a WB.

    Most of my trips have been to high lake fly fishing destinations above 4000 feet. All...
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    Here are a couple of pics of my hammock and the...

    Here are a couple of pics of my hammock and the underquilt. I guess I forgot that I have swapped out my stock Clark suspension for a two-piece Whoopie rig on each end. I have a continuous Dyneema...
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    My 30 degree overstuffed UGQ Zeppelin full...

    My 30 degree overstuffed UGQ Zeppelin full length UQ fits my NX-250 like a glove. There are no drafts. And there is still room to stuff my clothes into the pockets that keeps them toasty warm to...
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    The dates you suggest dovetail with my Valentines...

    The dates you suggest dovetail with my Valentines anniversary and I was planning on taking some time off. I think I'll watch this thread.
  17. It's been documented in the 50 State thread that...

    It's been documented in the 50 State thread that Washington State Parks, and that may include State DNR forests don't allow anything to be tied to trees so Rangers have told hammock campers to...
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    Well done Gary! From the river at your place?

    Well done Gary! From the river at your place?
  19. I use the NX-250's built in stuff sack for the...

    [/QUOTE][/QUOTE]I use the NX-250's built in stuff sack for the hammock. I got a pair of Mesh Tarp Sleeves (snakeskins) from Kat at MountainGoat Hats & Goods Store. Nice price, and I like the...
  20. Thanks, the quilts greatly increase freedom of...

    Thanks, the quilts greatly increase freedom of movement and the comfort of sleeping in a hammock when compared to a sleeping bag and pad. The taller blue bottle is my Sawyer filter bottle. The flask...
  21. I need to remember to shoot some pics in porch...

    I need to remember to shoot some pics in porch mode before I batten down for incoming weather. I've since adjusted the ends so they don't extend so far through the pole sleeves...
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    The Clark NX-250 has 6 big overlapping pockets...

    The Clark NX-250 has 6 big overlapping pockets with Velcro closues underneath the hammock for gear storage and to hold their "Z-Liner" insulation. The UQ fastens to the hammock over the pockets so...
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    First Two Nights in My UGQs

    Wow, the first two nights in my Clark NX-250 with my new 20 full Zepplin uq and 40 Flight Jacket tq were blissfully cozy, comfy, and restful. The Zep went on super-easy and formed an instant tight...
  24. First Outing in NX-250 with New UGQ Quilts

    Wow, the first two nights with my full length 20 Zepplin uq and 40 Flight Jacket tq were blissfully cozy, comfy, and restful. The Zep went on super-easy and formed an instant tight seal when I...
  25. I want to say it was a Lot of fun. I want to...

    I want to say it was a Lot of fun. I want to Thank our Most Excellent & Gracious Host Gary_R for sharing a Great location, and managing all of the details. John was the King of the Kampfire. Teegs...
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    I'm thinking about bringing a small cooler and...

    I'm thinking about bringing a small cooler and camp stove that makes steak, eggs, etc possible. Do you set up a common area for cooking and such fairly close to the cars?
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    Leaving South Sound mid-morning so early...

    Leaving South Sound mid-morning so early afternoonish. Any Sea Runs in the Moclips?
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    The 50 State Project: US State Parks & Hammocks...

    The 50 State Project: US State Parks & Hammocks thread in the Hammock Camping/General Hammock Talk Forum speaks to State Parks across the US that allow or restrict using of a hammock. The first post...
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    I'm in. I took Friday off and will arrive during...

    I'm in. I took Friday off and will arrive during the day. I can help with site setup and provisioning.
  30. This is a great question and I'm really glad you...

    This is a great question and I'm really glad you asked! Being a noob to hanging I was/am curious too. Look at these pics.
    86395 86396 86399
    Look a the size of the downed trees in the zoom pic....
  31. Finally took some pics of my new 40 degree Flight...

    Finally took some pics of my new 40 degree Flight Jacket and 20 degree full length Zeppelin for my Clark NX-250. Being a former climber and long time SAR volunteer in my younger days, I like bright. ...
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    I hope to make it.

    I hope to make it.
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    No Performances booked yet but the 2nd weekend of...

    No Performances booked yet but the 2nd weekend of June is about when my beloved high country Curtis Creeks drop into shape. If the Creeks are still blowin' I'd love to come!
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    I only have 5 nights in my NX-250 so what do I...

    I only have 5 nights in my NX-250 so what do I know? Two of the nights it rained (not uncommon in the Pacific Northwet) and one night at 4900' above sea level I was essentially in the clouds and the...
  35. My 40* Flight Jacket and full length 20 *Zep came...

    My 40* Flight Jacket and full length 20 *Zep came in last week, each with 2 onces of overstuff + 1 ounce in the footbox of the Flight Jacket. The workmanship is impeccable and the Royal Blue covers...
  36. Underground Quilts? They have a list on their...

    Underground Quilts? They have a list on their website that lists each order chronologically and it stage of production. My emails, pms, and phone calls with questions have always been answered...
  37. I just pulled the trigger on a 40 degree TQ and...

    I just pulled the trigger on a 40 degree TQ and 20 degree FL UQ from Underground Quilts for my Clark NX-250. The backlog is running about two weeks, and the wait begins. I want to use the pockets...
  38. Another 20 degree underquilt and 40 degree top quilt

    I just pulled the trigger on a 40 degree TQ and 20 degree FL UQ for my Clark NX-250. Being a former climber and long time SAR volunteer in my younger days, I like bright so I asked for a Royal Blue...
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    My first login using a computer; not Tapatalk, in...

    My first login using a computer; not Tapatalk, in awhile. Dang, Nice look and feel!
  40. I really want to thank Paul for the advice. It...

    I really want to thank Paul for the advice. It wasn't the answers I wanted to hear, but I got the answers I needed to hear. I take care of my gear and count on it to be durable and perform for the...
  41. TQ Inner Pocket? UQ Dirt/Mud/Splash Protector?

    I like to keep a clean lightweight silk top and Balaclava in my bag so I always know it's there when I go to climb into the sack. What would the upcharge be for a little pocket in the center near...
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    A sticky carpet pad keeps my breathable and...

    A sticky carpet pad keeps my breathable and neoprene waders from slipping around and off the Thermarest pad that's secured to the seat of my Water Master fishing raft.
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    Up front I'll say I've changed to Whoopies with a...

    Up front I'll say I've changed to Whoopies with a descending (drip) ring for 3-season convenience. (Whoopies can behave oddly when frozen). I'll also say I was a climber and in Mountain Rescue for...
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    Ed if you don't already have one you might...

    Ed if you don't already have one you might consider a ENO Hot Wings SPE. It keeps my old fulll length Thermarest positioned under me and provides extra coverage and warmth for the shoulder area.
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    I'm probably nuts, being a geezer and only a...

    I'm probably nuts, being a geezer and only a handful of nights hanging for this but, OK. I forsee some unique logistical challenges with angling and especially a PWC float in a winter setting and a...
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    Ed, Feb 14 is my 32nd anniversary so the weekend...

    Ed, Feb 14 is my 32nd anniversary so the weekend of the 15th is OUT :sly:. But February 22 & March 1 weekends are open.
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    Dang :unsure:, another performance conflict for a...

    Dang :unsure:, another performance conflict for a HF Hang. A booking on Feb 9 is pending one final detail.
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    From a geezer, I applaud your determination and...

    From a geezer, I applaud your determination and pragmatism. May God Bless You beyond your wildest dreams, with a swift, complete healing and total restoration.
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    Exactly I had my first experience with a urinal...

    Exactly
    I had my first experience with a urinal bottle in recovery from a recent surgery and though I tried real hard to be fastidious I could not completely eliminate seepage/spilling. With a...
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    Wow, no conflicts! (yet anyway) Ed do you want...

    [/QUOTE][/QUOTE]Wow, no conflicts! (yet anyway) Ed do you want to meet up?
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