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  1. Awesome! Time to subscribe and see how the...

    Awesome! Time to subscribe and see how the project goes. :)

    At this price you could just cut a 3rd off if you needed the width. Many use the extra for small draft tubes if they are needed?
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    I've had an owl land on the branch a foot above...

    I've had an owl land on the branch a foot above my suspension and talk to me for half an hour. Hogs rooting beneath me and moving my boots. Spiders spinning webs around the suspension including one...
  3. 1 email with a response in 45 mins. Maybe I got...

    1 email with a response in 45 mins. Maybe I got lucky? (then unlucky as my a/c went out that afternoon so instead of a nice new incubator... Argh!)
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    "Pandora? I'm expecting a package..."

    "Pandora? I'm expecting a package..."
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    Unless I'm way off, the tighter the end channel...

    Unless I'm way off, the tighter the end channel the more likely an unwanted ridge (calf ridge) or wrinkle? When I swapped my stock rope from the NX270 it had a modest ridge but going to a tight...
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    Sleep, the spiders just keep the bugs off of ya....

    Sleep, the spiders just keep the bugs off of ya. Thats what you pay them for. ;)

    Oh, and for a quick 11' try a Dutch. They are highly rated, inexpensive (not cheap, just low priced), and have a...
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    One thing I see missed entirely is the other half...

    One thing I see missed entirely is the other half of the equation= width!

    A longer hammock that is narrow could feel worse than a shorter wider hammock that you can sprawl in. I'm another that...
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    Not everyone has the Mercedes nor does everyone...

    Not everyone has the Mercedes nor does everyone want the Mercedes, Thats why there are lots of other choices just like our gear. Not everyone gives two flips about a few ounces. If it fits your needs...
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    Aye, even on the best trips there are those...

    Aye, even on the best trips there are those random things that just stand out. Clear waters, good temps, good company and no bugs? Sounds like a fantastic few days!
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    Awesome! Looks like you guys were having fun....

    Awesome! Looks like you guys were having fun. What were 2-3 highlights of the trip?
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    Trans, I will be hanging Mon-tues at Frozen Head....

    Trans, I will be hanging Mon-tues at Frozen Head. Where did you set up? I have a feeling water was way down
  12. As they say, it is in the donating area and the...

    As they say, it is in the donating area and the 2nd reason I donated (the first being this place saved me many years worth of donations in information and tips alone!)

    I'm a backpacker, motorcycle...
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    Hence my suggesting it might be different in his...

    Hence my suggesting it might be different in his area. Wear a yellow shirt here and you might be in for a rough time. Change shirts and they bug off so to speak. My yellow kayak is like an aircraft...
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    You are in Michigan so this may not apply but...

    You are in Michigan so this may not apply but around East TN various shades of yellow draw bees, yellow jackets, and wasps like crazy. It must appear like you are their never-ending source of dream...
  15. Looks awesome and the weather was perfect!

    Looks awesome and the weather was perfect!
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    I have a pair of tttm singles and my camping...

    I have a pair of tttm singles and my camping companion has the double. On my all black single there are no seams and its about the same as an Eno double in usable sprawl. The second does have seams...
  17. Kev, I'm not either but boy am I! Looks like a...

    Kev, I'm not either but boy am I! Looks like a blast!
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    It is NOT okay to make a personal attack. It IS...

    It is NOT okay to make a personal attack.
    It IS okay to call out an individual to jusify their post.
    There is a solid and definable difference.
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    I will agree that there are 2 or 3, that no...

    I will agree that there are 2 or 3, that no matter the topic, the question, or if they have ever even tried the gear in question, if it isn't their personal setup it is too heavy and thus crap. Ask...
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    WWC, for what its worth my first night spent in a...

    WWC, for what its worth my first night spent in a hammock was an Eno single. I'm 6'2. I found it vastly more comfortable than my much touted Hennessey Expedition that is often raved about. I guess...
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    Here is a fun observation mixed with a question....

    Here is a fun observation mixed with a question. Are people so happy to bash Eno, Grand Trunk, Kammock and the like because they are a mass produced, mainstream, and profitable product? Is it because...
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    Pc= the over acting and watering down of thoughts...

    Pc= the over acting and watering down of thoughts and opinions so as to make them as innofensive and bland as possible. See also: a decent idea taken to debilitating extremes.

    As for fences, some...
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    Woohoo! Progress is good! Looking forward to...

    Woohoo! Progress is good! Looking forward to ordering my quilts as soon as I settle my dying car situation. :)

    Edit, my woohoo was turned into a boohoo without my catching it. Oops!)
  24. Use it in the bottoms of my backpacks to shield...

    Use it in the bottoms of my backpacks to shield the sleeping bags against anything damp, mildly wet. Use it as a sitting pad, a hammock liner, base to put my Big Agnes air pads on when ground...
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    Depending on where you camp it would also keep...

    Depending on where you camp it would also keep things with more legs than we have out of them. ;)
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    Little Joey camp chair tucked up next to my...

    Little Joey camp chair tucked up next to my hammock under the tarp. Clean and keeps the drink tube hand so I can just unzip the bug net and grab a drink. If it's definitely going to rain I slip the...
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    The stuff sack simply sounds attatched by a long...

    The stuff sack simply sounds attatched by a long cord so you don't lose it but can fluff it and put it where needed. Nice and creatively marketed! The way the hamock has the bug net running up to the...
  28. Atlas, I was thinking of it in terms of doubling...

    Atlas, I was thinking of it in terms of doubling the much wider fabric for an even bigger shelter.
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    There are head and foot loops but frankly I can't...

    There are head and foot loops but frankly I can't see them being high enough not to get in the way climbing in or out. I never needed a ridgeline on mine.
  30. So.. What if we double it up? Ten feet then 2...

    So.. What if we double it up? Ten feet then 2 pieces together with a good reinforced and sealed ridgeline? Palaces are nice but Castles could be awesome! It might make a great hot-tent foundation to...
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    Soak, I have been meaning to try cutting a few...

    Soak, I have been meaning to try cutting a few bits of Reflectix that I have to shape and seeing how they fit in the six big pockets. There would be plenty of workaround the panels and still tons of...
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    Nice! Looking forward to a proper hang report!

    Nice! Looking forward to a proper hang report!
  33. Hahaha! Reminds me of when I did the review on my...

    Hahaha! Reminds me of when I did the review on my Vertex and the girl with me had the same issue. Hair standing on end. :)
  34. If it is wet and the fabric breathes there is the...

    If it is wet and the fabric breathes there is the potential to get other things in the pack wet. (save those for outside pockets like many do with their tarp). Big thing? Remember to take the items...
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    Why, praytell, would that remotely get me banned?...

    Why, praytell, would that remotely get me banned?


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    Just put up signs on either side of your hammock...

    Just put up signs on either side of your hammock with a bear in a circle with a line through it that says 'bear free zone' and you will be perfectly safe. ;)


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    That explains it. I wish it were an option on the...

    That explains it. I wish it were an option on the NX also. Thanks!
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    I have never seen the head end vent/no-see-um...

    I have never seen the head end vent/no-see-um like that before. Sure as Heck my nx-270 doesn't have it though it would be good for hot weather. Is that a normal nx-250 deal?
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    50-Shades of Dutch bling?

    50-Shades of Dutch bling?
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    New toys and options are always welcome! Now we...

    New toys and options are always welcome! Now we need 76"+ wide 1.6 hyper d for the ultimate sprawling hammock to lay under this wicked new tarp!
  41. Watched for 15mins, didn't see any. Probably too...

    Watched for 15mins, didn't see any. Probably too much ambient light amid the broken clouds. Have a blast for me!
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    I have the NX and I'm not sure what you are...

    I have the NX and I'm not sure what you are trying to do or where. The nylon by the poles being off on the sides I'm not seeing how a ridgline would work. If you mean the thin support materials at...
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    This is really starting to remind me of the night...

    This is really starting to remind me of the night the vampire cows scared the daylights out of my friend on his first ever kayak run. Nature plays some fun games!
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    Jknight, the poles are actually very short and...

    Jknight, the poles are actually very short and solid though the linking cord is fussy. (tempted to take them off and do it a different way or just leave them loose like my Vertex). I wouldn't...
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    How the Heck did I miss that? Thanks!

    How the Heck did I miss that? Thanks!
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    Calendared vs. Non?

    I went through the first few pages in here and tried a search but no joy. I saw references of Calendared 's. Non-Calendared fabric and Ripstop. What are the differences and/or advantages? I didn't...
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    Free range = great burgers! I've been stalked by...

    Free range = great burgers! I've been stalked by cattle, hogs, etc. but the worst was a curious bear cub roaming into my tent and the best was having my nose nearly licked by a fawn the 2nd night I...
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    Continuous loops for zipper pulls? Its the...

    Continuous loops for zipper pulls? Its the details that make itd
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    One other issue on mobile is you can click the...

    One other issue on mobile is you can click the specs to your hearts content (long, color, etc) but nothing changes. I have to go to the bottom and click the standard web view to get them to work....
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    Thanks again! Now the hardest part... Fabric...

    Thanks again! Now the hardest part... Fabric textures vs colors. Lol
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