Search:

Type: Posts; User: pepsiaddict60

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    100
    Views
    8,187

    not a single home builder? No talk of inside or...

    not a single home builder? No talk of inside or outside wall, load bearing non loadbearing. 150 lbs is a less worry then my 270. Closer to corners is the better bet. I have helped tear down a...
  2. Not everything is about weight and packable size....

    Not everything is about weight and packable size. The DD looks like a good solution. My GT ultralight fits my trucks lumber rack but needs insulation. Not going to leave my down underquilts in truck!
  3. Replies
    939
    Views
    103,287

    Sticky: if you would be so kind to add me. ...

    if you would be so kind to add me.

    Pepsiaddict60
    Carmichael, CA, 95608.
  4. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,009

    I put a lumber rack on my truck to haul my kayak....

    I put a lumber rack on my truck to haul my kayak. The GT ultralight fits between the posts, I would nap in the hammock before work, The envy of all who passed by. worked good till company cut the...
  5. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,486

    The yellow is an older model. they went with more...

    The yellow is an older model. they went with more earth tones. The red is snap on tool order given as gifts. And the racer as far as I know was only available as an adventure race item. And other...
  6. Owning more then one hammock and venting for...

    Owning more then one hammock and venting for warmer temperatures.
  7. Replies
    39
    Views
    2,916

    I have bottom entry explorer I can add a zipper...

    I have bottom entry explorer I can add a zipper to make it easier to use with my winter underquilt. Have the best of both worlds.
    The velcro does keep the bugs out.
    And yes original entry very...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    589

    532grams 1.172 lbs 1/4 oz under 19. oz

    532grams 1.172 lbs 1/4 oz under 19. oz
  9. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,544

    Myself I have the stock tarp attached on my...

    Myself I have the stock tarp attached on my explorer which is for sleeping. and then carry a GT ultralight with tarp to lounge cook read etc. reasons for this include not wanting where I am...
  10. Poll: another for the use of line loks.

    another for the use of line loks.
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    589

    I bought two awhile back very similar to ENO, ...

    I bought two awhile back very similar to ENO, fabric and stitching. size wise it is comparable to a Grand Trunk ultralight. It's a small person in the picture.
  12. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,592

    But maybe they want more time on trails in july.

    But maybe they want more time on trails in july.
  13. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,997

    Campmore generally sells GTUL for 16.00 . I just...

    Campmore generally sells GTUL for 16.00 . I just bought two hammocks on ebay from china, 16.00 each shipping included. When compared to an ENO no difference in material or stitching. My daughter...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    595

    I bought the Explorer Deluxe and I got a...

    I bought the Explorer Deluxe and I got a Expedition Zip for free "Xmas sale" glad i got the explorer. Hitting my head on the ridgeline of the Expedition while getting in was a ... 250Lbs 6...
  15. Replies
    30
    Views
    2,002

    More to the story. I got really pissed off at...

    More to the story. I got really pissed off at "mankind" in the middle 80s, spending alot of time in the woods alone. Figured if I did not get some kind of survival training, what I was doing was...
  16. Replies
    30
    Views
    2,002

    It was a good choice.

    I all ways chose synthetic when I was on the ground. Carried a hammock for relaxing in durring the day. at night slept in a tent. Walked into REI found my wish, a Hennessy Hammock , next two years...
  17. Replies
    13
    Views
    3,572

    Just do a visual comparison between the ENO...

    Just do a visual comparison between the ENO Vulcan Hammock Underquilt @ Rei 174.95
    and Hammocks Gears Incubator. just bought for 235.00. And remember Eno's Ember, who's basic design looked flawed,...
  18. general inqirary..... can I bring my hormonal...

    general inqirary..... can I bring my hormonal teenage daughter and my pit-bull?
    or is that overkill for this group?
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    377

    Super worried

    Waiting for HG's 0 degree incubator.. 7 days now and no word.........:scared:
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    665

    how close do you look at the trees you hang from?...

    how close do you look at the trees you hang from?
    Is the tree alive or dead?
    are the roots above ground? tap root, spreader root?soil soggy? any rot?
    any dead branches above hammock etc.....
    ...
  21. Replies
    10
    Views
    665

    looking closely at picture I see no bolts, at...

    looking closely at picture I see no bolts, at best maybe a tack weld. welder never expected side stresses on the pillier. tack weld fails the pillier can shift, not good for house. If it had a...
  22. Replies
    10
    Views
    665

    Is the steel piller welded, bolted to steel...

    Is the steel piller welded, bolted to steel I-beam? and what's pic at ground level.
  23. Replies
    8
    Views
    509

    it will be a few days till I will know the answer...

    it will be a few days till I will know the answer to that question.
    If it does not, I will add a zipper .
  24. For ground camping I started with a large bulky...

    For ground camping I started with a large bulky thermarest 3+ inch pad, carried on the outside of my pack. and every morning hurt.
    When I gave up sleeping on ground I only needed a 1/8 inch close...
  25. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,123

    70+ pound pit bull. tested with infants and...

    70+ pound pit bull. tested with infants and kittens. " Don't hate the bred hate the idiot owners. :( Gets cold easily. and wants to sleep with me, We are too big for a Hennessy Safari.. ...
  26. Replies
    77
    Views
    3,951

    When I have company camping, it is most likely my...

    When I have company camping, it is most likely my ground dwelling brother.
    bright blue sleeping bag, bright orange bear taco tent, with a camo backpack.
    it would make more sense to me, if pack...
  27. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,321

    I like it.:)

    I like it.:)
  28. Replies
    77
    Views
    3,951

    When I come over a hill and see lots of blue...

    When I come over a hill and see lots of blue orange red and yellow dots, I generally continue over the next hill.

    My main camping hammocks are greens and browns.
    Extra tarps are greens or olive....
  29. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,612

    Yes! On order 0 degree underquilt, to go along...

    Yes! On order 0 degree underquilt, to go along with 0 degree topquilt from last year.
    And I thought I was going to have to wait till Xmas.
  30. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,757

    My question sense it is a plastic, can it be...

    My question sense it is a plastic, can it be sealed with the heating element in a seal a meal?
  31. Replies
    9
    Views
    687

    what hammock did you get? #1 I bought a...

    what hammock did you get?
    #1 I bought a Explorer Delux. and got a Expedition free. on the Expedition yes, ridgeline a little close.
    #2 Tarp size is large when you think its 2 inches away...
  32. A 100 lb child bouncing into a hammock with two...

    A 100 lb child bouncing into a hammock with two 200+ steel carabiners form Home Depot will deform at least one of the carabiners with in a week.
  33. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,129

    I call my brothers bright orange, one man tent. ...

    I call my brothers bright orange, one man tent. The bear taco.. shortened to the taco.

    of coarse he calls my gear tent "the womb" after watching me crawl out of it on all fours....
  34. Thread: Snow Day

    by pepsiaddict60
    Replies
    14
    Views
    589

    What can I say. I am drooling.....

    What can I say. I am drooling.....
  35. Replies
    16
    Views
    825

    What do people do with 14 hours of darkness. ...

    What do people do with 14 hours of darkness. Light a few lanterns, start a camp fire, and talk to the people that are there with you.
    lanterns and a fire chases the darkness away.
  36. I am from Sacramento. My quick trips are around...

    I am from Sacramento.
    My quick trips are around Clearlake/Rumsey and Ice House. both around 32 degrees right now.
    Gear testing is done along the Sacramento river, Its a bike ride away.

    North...
  37. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,554

    My first trial with a HH was with a mylar space...

    My first trial with a HH was with a mylar space blanket, self inflating thermarest pad and a 30 degree synthetic sleeping bag used as a topquilt cover. had mylar between hammock and pad. Described...
  38. Replies
    30
    Views
    2,078

    Sacramento here, on layoff until july. Was...

    Sacramento here, on layoff until july.
    Was hanging way before internet. Noobie to the group, not to hanging.
  39. Replies
    5
    Views
    541

    When I get new gear I hit the bike trail along...

    When I get new gear I hit the bike trail along the river for a overnight. Close enough to go back and get what ever you forgot. Back yard full of dogs.
  40. Replies
    68
    Views
    4,123

    On solo trip I never have a campfire. If I have...

    On solo trip I never have a campfire. If I have company I want a campfire.
    The campfire is a social thing.
  41. Replies
    4
    Views
    480

    Reading this forum it was recommended reflexsive...

    Reading this forum it was recommended reflexsive "bubble wrap with silver coating",found it at Homedepot in 24 and 36 widths. a 10.00 roll is two setups.
  42. Replies
    74
    Views
    10,182

    I used lint from the dryer myself. so it can be...

    I used lint from the dryer myself. so it can be easily undone.
  43. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,676

    All my hammocks are meant to go unnoticed, to...

    All my hammocks are meant to go unnoticed, to blend into the scenery. browns and greens
    only time I can be Located, is when my brothers "the ground dweller" joins me with his bright orange single...
  44. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,762

    Poll: New Years

    Snow new years morning, locked in by a gate by Caltrans. thermals, HH, thermarest pad and 30 degree bag. 9 day trip.
  45. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,483

    I'm in Sacramento and heading west to try out new...

    I'm in Sacramento and heading west to try out new gear tomorrow.
Results 1 to 45 of 59
Page 1 of 2 1 2