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    Iím going to pile on here. Sounds scary to go...

    Iím going to pile on here. Sounds scary to go out in the woods and meet a bunch of strangers you found on the Internet. Donít be! This is a very welcoming bunch. Even if you only made a day trip,...
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    Newbie questions

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/155028-TX-gt-Fairfield-Lake-State-Park-gt-November-7-10-2019-11th-Annual-Texas-Fall-Group

    Datboijon, this might be a great opportunity. Depends...
  3. Light-ish Hammock for camping and bikepacking

    Material will not break in. At 6í2Ē, I believe an ENO would be smallish. You should explore taking it back and going for a longer/wider hammock. You can usually pick up a netless for $30-40. I...
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    I like Tac Blades on YouTube for splicing...

    I like Tac Blades on YouTube for splicing information. Also, I took advantage of this offer twice now:

    Cheap(ish) Amsteel Ė 600'
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  5. Received these instructions with my tarp. I did...

    Received these instructions with my tarp. I did not seam seal the ridgeline. Dumped a ton of water on it and had no leaks. Probably playing with fireÖ. [emoji23]176609
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    Of the two weekends listed, I would prefer the...

    Of the two weekends listed, I would prefer the 30th. If you were looking for feedback...

    TX fall hang would be back-to-back on the 16th. Not sure if I could make that happen.
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    I have always made my own and make them longer...

    I have always made my own and make them longer for this exact reason. Notice the difference between the store-bought ENO and what I made. Also, I make the ends a different color so you can can find...
  8. I still have a GT single and double purchased a...

    I still have a GT single and double purchased a few years back. My kids slept in them every once in a while up until last year. They are very well made and are durable. In fact, the double was used...
  9. That is my gateway drug (I mean hammock). ...

    That is my gateway drug (I mean hammock). However, it ended up costing me a lot more than $25! [emoji41]

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    FS: I'll take it - the whole shebang. Sent from my...

    I'll take it - the whole shebang.

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    FS: Misc Gear for sale

    Iíll take it. Number 1 uq protector.

    Edit: If youíll ship to TX. [emoji38]
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    Welcome to the addiction from a fellow North TX...

    Welcome to the addiction from a fellow North TX hanger. Check out the Fall Hang at Fairfield Lake State Park in November. You will not be disappointed in the Chameleon. I have a bit of gear and am...
  13. I use CRL with Tarp Flyz and Dutch Hook as shown...

    I use CRL with Tarp Flyz and Dutch Hook as shown here:

    https://youtu.be/hLupiOygs0s

    Learned this a few years back - ironically from The Ultimate Hang. It has always worked well for me.
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    That is awesome. Thanks for sharing. Love the...

    That is awesome. Thanks for sharing. Love the pictures!!
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    Best way Iíve found to cut Amsteel

    +1. I bought mine at Walmart. I use a plastic cutting board and always keep the guard on the knife when not in use. Still very sharp and it has been through a bunch of Amsteel already.
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    Absolutely interested. I spent some time in...

    Absolutely interested. I spent some time in Ouachita National Forest in the past. It is beautiful there!
  17. FS: What size is this pack? I might have missed it......

    What size is this pack? I might have missed it...

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    Quilt storage?

    Large plastic bins here. Not folded though - laid however it fits. One ENO 30deg synthetic, one HG 20deg UQ, and one JRB 20deg TQ and there is still space left over (50 gallon tote). I use another...
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    This is timely. My favorite DIY tarp is showing...

    This is timely. My favorite DIY tarp is showing some pinholes. I just noticed them after returning from my last trip this past weekend. Too many thorny vines out there - next time I go I am taking an...
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    Always learning something new here. Thanks for...

    Always learning something new here. Thanks for sharing!
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    If this doesnít work out, I have one I can sell...

    If this doesnít work out, I have one I can sell you. It is blue and 11í4Ē x 60Ē with sewn channels.


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  22. Thank you. I ordered both the blue and black...

    Thank you. I ordered both the blue and black material. Looking forward to more time with this one!

    Did not know there is another material being announced. I have to stop - canít add any more...
  23. I know. This why I bought the material...

    I know. This why I bought the material originally. I was being a little facetious. Being an Engineer, I definitely appreciate safety factor or design factor (whatever they are calling it these...
  24. Made first hammock with this material. Thought...

    Made first hammock with this material. Thought it was fairly easy to sew. Used Tera 80 thread and 70/10 universal needle. Ordered 12 feet and without any cutting ended up with 11í4Ē x 60Ē wide. ...
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    I paid $28 at the end of June for poles, wire...

    I paid $28 at the end of June for poles, wire cable, and clamps in TX. I would recommend skipping the wire cable. It is a PITA and catches on fabric at the least opportune times. Use brass...
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    I don't want anyone thinking it didn't happen......

    I don't want anyone thinking it didn't happen... :lol:

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    I cannot find one right now. I used a 12 foot...

    I cannot find one right now. I used a 12 foot tarp with no ridgeline. D-rings were hooked directly to line holding apex of stand together. It was a really easy and slick setup. Tied head end to...
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    In my opinion, there is no need to look any...

    In my opinion, there is no need to look any further than here:

    DYI Tensahedron Hammock Stand
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  29. Finally finished my backyard treeless hammock test area

    Do Mark and Hank have any brothers that live in TX? [emoji13]

    Awesome setup. I am jealous!

    Edit: Did you really measure it to 0.3Ē? [emoji12] Also, I think you meant 8 ft out of the ground?
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    FS: I'll take it. One if you are willing to separate...

    I'll take it. One if you are willing to separate out.

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  31. Sorry to hear this happened. Great job with the...

    Sorry to hear this happened. Great job with the repair! I put two holes in a fairly new hammock from a screw driver in the back pocket while putting up Christmas lights recently. This was my...
  32. Fabulous weekend! Except for the horrible...

    Fabulous weekend! Except for the horrible Thursday night in the Hampton; fun was had by all. Wait...I was the only one who disliked the Hampton Inn. [emoji848]

    Already discussions going on...
  33. Would anyone have a tarp we could borrow for...

    Would anyone have a tarp we could borrow for Thursday-Saturday? Looks like it might be wet the first night now. Thanks.


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    FS: I'll take it - item 1 and 2.

    I'll take it - item 1 and 2.
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    ^^^^This


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    Welcome to the forums. If you have any interest...

    Welcome to the forums. If you have any interest in a group hang, one is coming up soon and is here in TX.

    I went last year - learned a great deal and had a blast. Information here:

    TX >...
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    +1
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    Measured my Chameleon Ridgeline...

    Mine measures 110Ē. It is barely used - maybe 6 nights total. November 2017 purchase. Made from lash-it. I have not had any other ridgelines stretch that are made of lash-it.
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    This is brilliant... Thanks for sharing. ...

    This is brilliant...

    Thanks for sharing.

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  40. Those look good. I have the same first world...

    Those look good. I have the same first world problem where CDT UQ is too hot as well most nights. That is with AC and a ceiling fan turned on high. Still looking for a better solution...
  41. Latherdome, I am impressed that you memorialized...

    Latherdome, I am impressed that you memorialized the event with a plaque and took the photo prior to helping your friend... [emoji23]
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    Mod to fix "slipping" UCRs

    I love this idea. Can someone explain fallkniven comment. I donít understand...

    Also, can zing it or lash be used instead?


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  43. This is what it takes to get approval? Please...

    This is what it takes to get approval? Please provide examples of said disaster. In which forest would one find this campground? [emoji23]

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    I am in the same boat - did not know this rule. ...

    I am in the same boat - did not know this rule. :(

    I just received 600 feet of blue. Anyone want to trade 100-200 feet of any other color? If so, please send a PM. Thanks.
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    Indoor hangers insulation

    +1

    I tried to sleep without UQ two nights ago. AC was set to 74 and my backside got cold at 3:30am.
  46. Very cool photo. Took me a minute to figure out...

    Very cool photo. Took me a minute to figure out what was going on there.

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    Nothing failed. I was not trying to call anyone...

    Nothing failed. I was not trying to call anyone out. But, since you asked...my wife was pulling too hard on the foot end! I did not tie off the foot end while we were playing around with the...
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    Finally took shot at daneaustin3 design. Left...

    Finally took shot at daneaustin3 design. Left legs at 10 feet (for now). Not to sure if I have the wire rope/clamp setup done correctly.

    Started with 81 lbs (son), moved up to 130 lbs, and...
  49. FS: Or not. Darn it, Peppy. [emoji38] Sent from...

    Or not. Darn it, Peppy. [emoji38]

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  50. FS: I'll take it #3. Everyone needs some Cowboy...

    I'll take it #3. Everyone needs some Cowboy gear...

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