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    Great job! Sometimes you just have to keep...

    Great job! Sometimes you just have to keep fiddling....
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    I reached out to ProLiteGear to see if perhaps...

    I reached out to ProLiteGear to see if perhaps Craig could give us an update on his experience's in using this technology.
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    Let us know how you make out and if you do go,...

    Let us know how you make out and if you do go, take pictures....
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    Are we at the end of thread injecting?

    So he actually showed 2 separate heat bonding prices, one industrial using special non sticky adhesive and a specialized machine to apply it. The second heat bonding he showed was using a Ditz...
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    That was as far as I took it, didn't remove the...

    That was as far as I took it, didn't remove the screw. My problem was in the orientation of the pressure plates (there are 2 separate pressure assemblies so the machine can feed 2 threads) as well...
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    Are we at the end of thread injecting?

    So RSGary, recently started a thread about using fabric adhesive to set his hems before he actually stitches them. It makes a great looking rolled hem and since I am "Hem Challenged", I thought I...
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    Welcome from El Paso.... Lots of great info and a...

    Welcome from El Paso.... Lots of great info and a fantastic community to be a part of.
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    Welcome from far West Texas! The Gila is a great...

    Welcome from far West Texas! The Gila is a great place to hike and hang. They have had some snow this winter so it should be a great spring.
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    So have you ever tried gluing the baffles in a...

    So have you ever tried gluing the baffles in a quilt?
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    Welcome to the trees, you live in a fantastic...

    Welcome to the trees, you live in a fantastic place. Lots of hanging opportunities.... So the answer to your question is "it depends" [emoji12]. As you've pointed out, there are lots of different...
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    So when I got my Supernova, I had the same...

    So when I got my Supernova, I had the same problem. Struggled for about 2 weeks straight. Then one day, I read the documentation really closely on how the upper tension assembly goes together. When...
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    Thanks RSG.... I'll post how my seams turn out...

    Thanks RSG.... I'll post how my seams turn out...
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    HF gives you wings! Nice job....

    HF gives you wings! Nice job....
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    Increase the top end tension..... I think that...

    Increase the top end tension..... I think that should do it....
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    Just ordered some from Amazon. Thanks for the...

    Just ordered some from Amazon. Thanks for the tip, I'm looking forward to trying it.

    I think I may get some of the Gutermann version as well to compare. I have to make 2 new tarps and this...
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    10-4, experience helps as well. Thanks Rev and...

    10-4, experience helps as well. Thanks Rev and Mad...
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    Nice! I gotta try it....... Does it work on...

    Nice! I gotta try it....... Does it work on SilNylon or SilPoly?
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    That's really slick, but I still have issues when...

    That's really slick, but I still have issues when trying to roll hem a curved edge like on a cat cut tarp. The nice thing about HF is all of the knowledgable folks who can suggest options. Thanks...
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    Rolled hem vs hemming twice

    It did on my last Tarp... I haven't tried SilPoly yet... I haven't experienced what Rev has. I'm not saying it won't happen, in fact after hearing Rev's remarks, I kept a bottle of alcohol close by...
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    Obviously you can do this but I would look at...

    Obviously you can do this but I would look at using basting tape. Check out this link...
    http://www.sailrite.com/Seamstick-1-4-Basting-Tape-60-Yds

    Some folks will tell you this gums up your...
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    That rocks! Do you have any pictures of the...

    That rocks! Do you have any pictures of the pockets you used inside for the ends of the poles? (I assume you did this...).
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    Tarp with doors

    Very nice... What material did you use? BTW, Your seams look great...
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    Great TQ! You did a great job, very nice.... ...

    Great TQ! You did a great job, very nice.... Let us know your thoughts after your first hang.
  24. Nice! This is actually the first time I've seem...

    Nice! This is actually the first time I've seem this.. Thanks for sharing...
  25. Thanks again!

    Thanks again!
  26. Not a problem, no rush... I placed order...

    Not a problem, no rush... I placed order #3745023792 and was just wondering.

    Thanks for replying!
  27. Hi Paul, How are the production timess looking...

    Hi Paul,

    How are the production timess looking now? 1-2 weeks?

    Thanks
  28. Inheriting Two Sewing Machines... Are they worth it?

    You've hit the Jackpot! Both are great machine and able to do almost anything you would want to. Thank her and assure her that you will treasure them for another generation ( which they will easily...
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    Water in the desert Southwest is always a...

    Water in the desert Southwest is always a concern. This spring should be ok, we've had some precipitation mostly as snow up in the Lincoln so it won't be to bad until about May when the heat really...
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    I hang around here because of conversations like...

    I hang around here because of conversations like this... ( and Shug's commentary ). Keep up the good work.... [emoji4]
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    She's a beauty... Nice job!

    She's a beauty... Nice job!
  32. Nice.... I'll be ordering some soon.... Sigh.......

    Nice.... I'll be ordering some soon.... Sigh.... You need to establish a "release date" each week so we can plan our purchases better [emoji12]
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    So, the local parks (Franklin Mtn, Hueco Tanks)...

    So, the local parks (Franklin Mtn, Hueco Tanks) don't really have any trees to hang from. About the closest would be outside Las Cruces at Aguirre Springs or up near Cloudcroft NM. If you had a stand...
  34. So, measure your normal stride, pace off the...

    So, measure your normal stride, pace off the distance between hanging trees and you will be close enough to determine the height to start at... It's really not hard..
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    Not many trees... However if your car camping and...

    Not many trees... However if your car camping and can bring a stand, it's well worth the trip....
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    I'm in... Thanks for creating this contest!

    I'm in... Thanks for creating this contest!
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    Strapworks.com. They have it all....

    Strapworks.com. They have it all....
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    One word... "Earplugs"... [emoji12]

    One word... "Earplugs"... [emoji12]
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    The Hammock looks great, you should be proud. ...

    The Hammock looks great, you should be proud. Now I'm not an expert but I would actually straighten the lay just a bit. That should address supporting your shoulder. There are a ton of mods you can...
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    So I've also hung South Llano River SP and...

    So I've also hung South Llano River SP and Lockhart SP and enjoyed both. I'm looking forward to trying Devils River.....
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    Sticky: I'm a big motorcycle racing fan and every year my...

    I'm a big motorcycle racing fan and every year my son and I have attended the various MotoGP races around the country. We prefer to make an adventure of it and ride our bikes to the events and camp...
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    Welcome from far West Texas ( El Paso )... Lots...

    Welcome from far West Texas ( El Paso )... Lots of hangers in the lone star state and this is a great place to learn about hanging...
  43. Thread: DIY UQ

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    Well done, great project!

    Well done, great project!
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    Welcome from El Paso.... This is a great place to...

    Welcome from El Paso.... This is a great place to learn about hammocks. You live in a wonderful area, your gonna love the trees!
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    Just finished mine, proof is in the photo..... I...

    Just finished mine, proof is in the photo..... I couldn't be happier with the stand...

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    Hey Surfer... Do you soak your BugNet?

    Hey Surfer... Do you soak your BugNet?
  47. it's the water in the wet suit that is warm..... ...

    it's the water in the wet suit that is warm..... Have a wave break over your head and the cold water rushes into the suit makes you cold until your body re-warms the water...
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    Well, I think I would have gone a bit slower when...

    Well, I think I would have gone a bit slower when sewing the seams. It's was easy for me to get ahead of myself and they didn't turn out as nice as I would have liked. I can enclose the edges in...
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    Welcome to the asylum.... Seriously, helping...

    Welcome to the asylum.... Seriously, helping support these forums is the best way to say thanks to all of the folks who hang out here. You can't get this knowledge anywhere else.

    Thanks for your...
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    Very nice! Great job...

    Very nice! Great job...
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