Search:

Type: Posts; User: pinballwizard

Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.18 seconds.

  1. Oh, I almost forgot about his bacon; That's great...

    Oh, I almost forgot about his bacon; That's great stuff!!!
  2. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,087

    There's a lot of down stuck in the seams that is...

    There's a lot of down stuck in the seams that is freed up when the baffles in one direction are removed
  3. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,087

    This looks really great. Congrats!

    This looks really great. Congrats!
  4. Replies
    5
    Views
    614

    Good suggestions guys, thanks. I can see the...

    Good suggestions guys, thanks. I can see the downside to too much, as you mentioned, Tallpaul. I think what got my head going in this direction was 2 things in particular. One was DIY tutorial...
  5. Replies
    216
    Views
    22,009

    That actually made me laugh out loud. Gotta...

    That actually made me laugh out loud.

    Gotta hand it to you, Dutch; your stuff is genius and simple! Amazing what adding a small hole to a whoopie hook allows you to do so perfectly!
  6. Replies
    216
    Views
    22,009

    I agree with your points. That's why my first...

    I agree with your points. That's why my first thought was to use the opposite ends of a hugger. Figured each end would go off opposite sides of a FATTER tree.
    I'm probably spending more time and...
  7. Replies
    5
    Views
    614

    On that note, if there was a way to categorize...

    On that note, if there was a way to categorize things, is there a way that we, as members, can pitch in by tagging topics or creating folders, so they can be grouped better? I see someone create a...
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    614

    Thread organization question

    I know I can advance search a word or topic, and get a lot of answers, but is there a way to more easily and efficiently look up certain topics? It's probably user error of being awesome at this, but...
  9. Replies
    13
    Views
    505

    what's the difference between bias tape,...

    what's the difference between bias tape, grossgrain, and just ribbon from joann's? And where are you buying said tape?
  10. Replies
    216
    Views
    22,009

    Just tried these last night with the spreader...

    Just tried these last night with the spreader pole: I knew we would like them, and though I shouldn't be, I'm still surprised how much, not just me, but the fiance did as well! They really fit the...
  11. Replies
    47
    Views
    7,244

    I don't see them anymore, but there used to be...

    I don't see them anymore, but there used to be ads on HF, and OES used to be one. If HF is advertising, OES should not be advertised, because it's an endorsement of trust and reliability. I would be...
  12. thank you all for your advice. I decided to...

    thank you all for your advice. I decided to follow both directions. I made one Dutch's way, and I needed to make a CL anyway, so I am going to use the other one larks headed with extra wraps to fill...
  13. thanks, I appreciate it

    thanks, I appreciate it
  14. QUICK AND EASY QUESTION: cinch buckle question

    I just got cinch buckles and I am adding loops to them. Can I larks head the loops to the buckles so they're not permanently attached? I would wrap multiple times, like a prusik, to fill the space of...
  15. Why do all the sites have to be booked? Surely...

    Why do all the sites have to be booked? Surely there aren't going to be many, if ANY other campers at that time there, no?
  16. My first thought seems to be the same as almost...

    My first thought seems to be the same as almost all the feedback you have received: Why the double layer? It adds weight and cost to the equation. Your weight doesn't justify it at ALL, unless you...
  17. Thread: MYOG Bug

    by pinballwizard
    Replies
    3
    Views
    333

    pics or I don't believe you did any of this:lol:

    pics or I don't believe you did any of this:lol:
  18. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,288

    [QUOTE=markr6;1555320] +1. I always wonder if...

    +1. I always wonder if I am doing something wrong because between my reach, hang angle, and comfort of how hight I want to be, I just never see how I am fitting a gear hammock under me. There are...
  19. Replies
    291
    Views
    36,129

    here's a link to a thread about devices....

    here's a link to a thread about devices. https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/119096-CELL-PHONES-CAMPING-AND-YOU!!!

    Not trying to discourage people from sharing on this thread about...
  20. Replies
    291
    Views
    36,129

    I noticed this thread was starting to get a...

    I noticed this thread was starting to get a little jacked with another GREAT topic: weather apps. To help keep this fun topic on point, while very interested in the other topic, I created a new...
  21. Replies
    51
    Views
    3,382

    I just have mine zipped a few feet at most and...

    I just have mine zipped a few feet at most and usually less. I don't understand what you mean when you say control the zipper.
  22. Replies
    51
    Views
    3,382

    TQ vs. a mummy bag partially zipped?

    Once you use your bag like a TQ, you will never zip it up in a hammock again. I actually find the hood wrapped around more comfortable and controllable in this fashion, than I do in its intended use ...
  23. It's always the threat from the north! Sometimes...

    It's always the threat from the north! Sometimes I think we are focused on that wall from the wrong direction. Doesn't this country see it's the north that keeps coming in and stealing our camping...
  24. Replies
    291
    Views
    36,129

    Costco has nice ones. They're like natural lemon...

    Costco has nice ones. They're like natural lemon or something. Not chemically at all and all plant based I believe.
  25. Replies
    14
    Views
    988

    Minimum and maximum are dependent upon your...

    Minimum and maximum are dependent upon your whoopies allowance as well as the height at which you hang them. I don't know how short your burries, distance from your bury to fixed eye, etc.... So this...
  26. I thought that xenon was a poly? Am I wrong on...

    I thought that xenon was a poly? Am I wrong on this?
  27. Replies
    30
    Views
    2,307

    Two of my favorite musicians are Johnny Cash and...

    Two of my favorite musicians are Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan. Both thought the other was a music genius and both were right. It's interesting and humbling to see a rockstar you admire show admiration...
  28. Replies
    4
    Views
    400

    pics or it didn't happen

    pics or it didn't happen
  29. yup, meant to buy these before. Got sidetracked...

    yup, meant to buy these before. Got sidetracked and forgot. You posted on here, bringing the thread to the top. Reminded me to get them. Went to RSBTR, and also saw these are sold out. Thanks for...
  30. Replies
    108
    Views
    14,274

    Iv'e got plans for something in that arena. I...

    Iv'e got plans for something in that arena. I like the idea of being able to separate this, so this can fit the bill of a summer quilt... For those nights when it's warm enough to not need much, or...
  31. Replies
    108
    Views
    14,274

    I did it prob the way others would say is the...

    I did it prob the way others would say is the WRONG way, i'm guessing. What I did was fold and pin the channels, with the shock chord inside (to ensure there was enough of a channel) and then sew it...
  32. My fiancé has one and it fits her ok, but I think...

    My fiancé has one and it fits her ok, but I think it's too small to be comfortable in for me. I'm 5'11".
    The xl is 13 in longer, hence wanting to try one of those
  33. Has anyone seen the xl bug net one up there...

    Has anyone seen the xl bug net one up there lately? I look out for that one from time to time, but never see it? Does anyone know what an xl costs if/when it is on woot?
  34. Replies
    16
    Views
    795

    thanks again

    thanks again
  35. Replies
    16
    Views
    795

    that's great Kyle, Thank you. Are the price's...

    that's great Kyle, Thank you. Are the price's reflected on the site already, or are the prices showing before 15%?
  36. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,640

    FS: sorry about that. I was going off Hammeck's site...

    sorry about that. I was going off Hammeck's site that rates it to 225, but you're right, Dutch rates it to 250, and he is known to be conservative with his ratings
  37. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,069

    Looks fantastic! Not surprised, your tarps always...

    Looks fantastic! Not surprised, your tarps always do. My question is do you find the cat cuts necessary or helpful with the xenon sil, or same results would be achieved with straight cuts?
  38. Replies
    50
    Views
    3,352

    You prob won't die, but you will definately feel...

    You prob won't die, but you will definately feel the ground at some point. I had a ridgeline break that was lash it and that was just a ridgeline. I almost would think it's a guarantee that you will...
  39. Replies
    140
    Views
    7,877

    Locking the thread would be the complete WRONG...

    Locking the thread would be the complete WRONG move. As long as people stay on topic and respectful, they have their right to voice their opinions. Censoring should be last resorts for safety of the...
  40. Replies
    140
    Views
    7,877

    I have to say that I agree with this sentiment...

    I have to say that I agree with this sentiment very strongly. One of my favorite expressions I use is, "isolate the variables" I think that this is not being considered in all aspects. You are about...
  41. I did shiny side in, but that was mainly for the...

    I did shiny side in, but that was mainly for the looks of the matted side out. Not sure how much this is going to reflect body heat in, but lol, I thought/think the same thing (it's shiny so it MUST...
  42. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,862

    Yeah, I really want to hear about this. While I...

    Yeah, I really want to hear about this. While I love the UQ I made with these, I have a feeling your integrated quilt is more efficient and lofts much better. Very curious
  43. First, thank you for the kind words. I love the...

    First, thank you for the kind words. I love the cyclical nature of this place. Everything I've learned has been from others here, and I'm amazed and humbled when I actually have something to...
  44. Replies
    140
    Views
    7,877

    New For Sale forum coming

    I think this is a mistake in more than one way. First, I believe limiting which camping items someone chooses to sell here is just plain wrong. I was just in a great thread about ridgeline lights,...
  45. Replies
    61
    Views
    4,900

    They're warmer than you would think. Great as a...

    They're warmer than you would think. Great as a throw. Great as a summer weight TQ or UQ
  46. male and female refer to how the pole goes...

    male and female refer to how the pole goes together, not how the ends are. That's where the end caps and tips come in. You need a tip on both the male and the female to fit the double whoopie hook
  47. that should more than suffice, IMO. Mine is about...

    that should more than suffice, IMO. Mine is about 3 inches by about 24, give or take.
  48. Replies
    40
    Views
    1,821

    I'm also curious about this. It stays lit on its...

    I'm also curious about this. It stays lit on its own without holding it? (I was always under the impression your thumb had to be on it at all times). How long will it stay lit per battery and which...
  49. again, you should contact the vendor, but Adam...

    again, you should contact the vendor, but Adam (Hammock Gear) makes cuben fiber tarps. All depends where they are with inventory and orders, but I wouldn't be surprised if they're tryiing to get...
  50. Replies
    40
    Views
    1,821

    I love my little orbit lantern, by black diamond....

    I love my little orbit lantern, by black diamond. Can be dimmed, very sturdy on ANY surface, and nice little clip system. just a good all around little lantern.
Results 1 to 50 of 785
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4