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  1. many people would see the email to upgrade as an...

    many people would see the email to upgrade as an unwarranted solicitation, that could further delay the order. I would pump the brakes a bit. I think it shows just how much we are spoiled that...
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    The 239 looks like straight only. Not sure on...

    The 239 looks like straight only. Not sure on the kenmore but the singer still has parts for sale. It may have a plastic gear. Where are you getting the machine from?
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    I have a singer 15-91. Only straight stitching. ...

    I have a singer 15-91. Only straight stitching. Never needed zigzag. Its an all metal machine with a potted motor. It was built in 1948 and I sew everything from silpoly to multi layers of...
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    Yes I hemmed it on all sides also doubled the...

    Yes I hemmed it on all sides also doubled the channels. So all sides have 2x fabric. I also color coated. the head/foot is either all green or all yellow. Then the channels on the side are 50/50....
  5. Yes, its called dutchisawesome you get 2 weeks...

    Yes, its called dutchisawesome you get 2 weeks off and double titanium for your order.
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    Info@wildernesslogics.com Give that a try or...

    Info@wildernesslogics.com

    Give that a try or call. Marty will call or text back quickly.
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    Yes. It was my first one and could have done the...

    Yes. It was my first one and could have done the channels ends better, but the ripstop worked great. I have seen and felt others with gg and I personally didnt like it. First it bunches up and...
  8. Thread: Make Your Gear

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    Btw, in all honesty it is much needed. I am glad...

    Btw, in all honesty it is much needed. I am glad dutch is stepping into it in this way. I have suggested and talked about how the diy section here needed to be redone. I dont have any true ideas...
  9. Thread: Make Your Gear

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    Now that was good.

    Now that was good.
  10. Thread: Make Your Gear

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    It was created in march of 2015. godaddy

    It was created in march of 2015. godaddy
  11. Thread: Make Your Gear

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    I am surprised its .com and .ti

    I am surprised its .com and .ti
  12. Thread: Make Your Gear

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    I just called dutch and he said he will get that...

    I just called dutch and he said he will get that info to you in 2 weeks.
  13. ok i will try this a new way, what gear do you...

    ok i will try this a new way, what gear do you make? what features to you add or subtract to gear or in what way is your gear different then other vendors if so.
  14. well said. All I am asking about is a summary of...

    well said. All I am asking about is a summary of the things your make and input as to what you are trying to do as a business. affordable is good, its the reason i am most interested. If someone...
  15. I wasn't being critical of his business. I was...

    I wasn't being critical of his business. I was giving my prospective from someone one this forum. I am sure he and many others, including fb do well using that as a business tool. My point is that...
  16. Just a little advice. I would spend a few...

    Just a little advice. I would spend a few minutes summarizing (I would have done this in the first post) what you are doing and what sets you apart from other vendors if anything. I don't do...
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    do you get much rain inside your house. I would...

    do you get much rain inside your house. I would think the big weight savings would be the roof. Looks good.
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    I also am not familure with your machine but...

    I also am not familure with your machine but sounds like you need to loosen the inner disc on you hand wheel. The part you would rotate when needed. It has a smaller knob inside it. That keeps the...
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    As it turned out I only had a certain amount of...

    As it turned out I only had a certain amount of fabric left after making the uq, storage bag and stuff sack. so the stuff sack suffers slightly. It came down to the size of what was left. The...
  20. Thread: wits end

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    if you have one with an adjustable ridgeline,...

    if you have one with an adjustable ridgeline, play with the length.
  21. my first question would be if you were able to...

    my first question would be if you were able to attend a local hang? not needing to even stay, although I am sure you could, but to be able to see, feel and lay in someones rig may help to make...
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    I would suggest, if you were to try this again,...

    I would suggest, if you were to try this again, to put something between you and the reflectix like fleece. also not sure what you were wearing sometimes a different approach to sleepwear will help....
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    Anyone have aproximate dimensions for stuff and...

    Anyone have aproximate dimensions for stuff and storage saks?
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    I have suggested many times for the entire diy...

    I have suggested many times for the entire diy sections to be redone. we should have separate sections for each specialty. so if there was a sewing machine thread the stickies could reflect sewing...
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    The mistake I made was not sewing the corners...

    The mistake I made was not sewing the corners like diy says. I had hoped to just set back the channels from the ends and sew it all up, but I did do it enough and when putting it all together in 2...
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    122995 Final. Over all looks pretty good. ...

    122995

    Final. Over all looks pretty good. My corners needed about a .25 inch more room but I made it work.
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    No question, cs down is better. Worked much...

    No question, cs down is better. Worked much better. And whether I like it or not I pinned. The only issue was the cs getting caught on the table and such. Easy fix.
  28. Thread: Lucky Scouts

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    good job punkie. I did something like this for...

    good job punkie. I did something like this for the leaders when I was bridging over with my son. I have since done a bunch of stuff for scouts when I had extra materials. I had a scout (cub then...
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    I believe the first stuff is the same as I have...

    I believe the first stuff is the same as I have purchased from magna fabrics at .59 a yard. It is very soft. My sons hammock is made from this and I feel one of the most comfortable I have been in....
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    it will be how i do it. we shall see.

    it will be how i do it. we shall see.
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    I may try face down on the last pieces. face up...

    I may try face down on the last pieces. face up required me to improvise. I have even began thinking of a add on to my set up with some sort of wheel the sits down in front of the foot. this would...
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    I just got some of the 1.1 from there for an uq I...

    I just got some of the 1.1 from there for an uq I am making. its nice fabric and so far works well. I can't speak to the longevity but making and feel of product seems spot on. BTW i also bought...
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    I just work better with my hands. For me it not...

    I just work better with my hands. For me it not only bunches more with pins but the process of removing them made it worse and it still bunched. I couldnt get them to pin well from the top so I...
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    Not as easy as I would like. I got the 2 short...

    Not as easy as I would like. I got the 2 short ends sewn, except for the hole I will pull the hole thing through when finished. I am betting a better foot would make it easier. I understand sewing...
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    I got top and bottom cut , all v's done, channels...

    I got top and bottom cut , all v's done, channels cut, I got the inner one with 3 of the channels sewn and most of my triangles sewn in. When I am finished with the 4th channel I need to line it all...
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    Now that I am rethinking before cutting I have...

    Now that I am rethinking before cutting I have another question.

    The diy calls for the top layer to be 44" wide with a 2" v cut, making it 42" across. But its still 44 In the middle.

    Then...
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    We are talking the same way. I actually didn't...

    We are talking the same way. I actually didn't think about how it would go thru the machine. Insulation towards the dogs whould be bad. We are on the same page I was just thinking it thru but...
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    Yes and yes. I described it the opposite. The...

    Yes and yes. I described it the opposite. The same but upside down. And yes I will pre sew the channel ends and then sew it to the inner shell. I line double sewn when possible. I will keep the...
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    Got the materials yesterday. Gonna start...

    Got the materials yesterday. Gonna start tonight.

    Do I sew the v's together? can I just cut them and pin them?

    diy gear says to make the inner or top layer the same size as the first...
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    here is the sewing article. It may be other...

    here is the sewing article. It may be other places but this will do. http://caves.org/section/vertical/nhback/NH03.pdf its on page 12
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    Also check out the article about proper ways to...

    Also check out the article about proper ways to sew straps. I am sure there are many that will hold enough, but as gmcttr has posted the best way is peaks like a bad polygraph. I will try and find...
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    I have learned to trust ramrev. I have also sewn...

    I have learned to trust ramrev. I have also sewn enough of this stuff and worked on enough machines to agree with rev. Its a top issue. I took a machine apart, cleaned and put it back together and...
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    I have a ugq uq and newly purchases wilderness...

    I have a ugq uq and newly purchases wilderness logic tq. Owned the uq for over a year and never smelled anything. When I got the tq i didnt notice. I went camping this pas t week and somehow it...
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    I will second the hang. If at all possible get...

    I will second the hang. If at all possible get to a local hang or start one. Comfort is completely subjective. Also try and thing of the other items you will be purchasing like fl said. You can...
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    Thanks paul. I can sew and have made many things...

    Thanks paul. I can sew and have made many things but angles, diagnals and basically anything fancy, doesnt do well with my skills. I try and keep things straight. Although I learned alot from that...
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    If 5.0 is 30 and 7.5 is 10 then 6.1 is almost...

    If 5.0 is 30 and 7.5 is 10 then 6.1 is almost 6.25 and close enough to 20. So maybe 23 -26. Depending on the person
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    I have asked this before. I was presented links...

    I have asked this before. I was presented links to what others have done. Dont remember now where that is.

    What iwill say is that although I do diy and will be doing a synthetic uq soon, I...
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    Btw I finished my scouts stuff. He got it all...

    Btw I finished my scouts stuff. He got it all for christmas. Fronkey bugnet, hammock witb double knottie, rl rl organizer, straps whoopies, stuff sacks toggles, tarp, snake skins, crl, guy lines...
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    I had tried looking for other tutoriqls, problem...

    I had tried looking for other tutoriqls, problem being wording. Apex, cs, ix. Down is down. I even had trouble finding the kaq one. It kept going to a dead link. I have asked before but the diy...
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    My question about inside outside middle refers to...

    My question about inside outside middle refers to the end finish of the channels. Lets say I take 2 even pieces of fabric and sew one layer of apex I in the middle. When I hang it the finished...
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