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    I think you did the right thing. Half the fun in...

    I think you did the right thing. Half the fun in this hobby is trying things. I sleep outside every single night in my Clark nx-250, regardless of the weather, and every night I think of something I...
  2. I installed an internal for hanging storage...

    I installed an internal for hanging storage organizers. Works fine an no trouble getting in and out of the out of the hammock.

    I have about thirty night with a Klymit insulated air pad and have...
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    I am not a lawyer but 100% of my work as a...

    I am not a lawyer but 100% of my work as a Forensic CPA involves LItigation. A retired Judge who I greatly respected (he passed last year) and who basically got me into this business once said after...
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    Great job, WV Keep up the super work. Regards,

    Great job, WV
    Keep up the super work.
    Regards,
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    I'm in and what SWMO said: Multicam or coyote...

    I'm in and what SWMO said:
    Multicam or coyote and if chosen I will donate shipping to another winner.
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    Demos, Thanks very much. I think you are right...

    Demos,

    Thanks very much. I think you are right on about the weave tightness. Which 2QZQ mods did you have done?
    Regards,
    Paul
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    Hey Brian, What is the weight? Thanks. Paul F.

    Hey Brian,
    What is the weight?
    Thanks.
    Paul F.
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    THanks very much. I also have a bunch of Big...

    THanks very much. I also have a bunch of Big Adness. I have added a KLymet full size insulated WIDER pad that will not fit in the pocket. Seems I will need to sew a larger pocket or something in the...
  9. Thanks Aaron. I do not plan on packing both (the...

    Thanks Aaron. I do not plan on packing both (the Kelty is HEAVY). I will use the Kelty as my sacrificial, at home protect the hammock from the UV and probably will experiment with pitching shapes....
  10. I have a vertes tarp & Kelty 12'X12' to use as my winter home with my clarK nx 250.

    has any one studied a way to pitch, putout shape the Winter tarp in terrible weather so to present the last sail like shape that will be turn the tarp to shreds in gigantic winds.

    There should be...
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    Clark NX-250 mods I would like to make

    Never being satisfied with anything I am always looking to improve my gear somehow.

    I love the NCX-250 that Mannowar sold to me but I would like to do the following and would appreciate comments...
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    Who sells the Pre-Made underquilt shells?

    I know this was covered but I can not find the thread or the post.
    Can someone point me to all the vendors who will premake the UG shells bases upon the temp rating (ie: loft of the tubes.) just...
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    What WV said! I wear a Stephenson's Warm Lite...

    What WV said!
    I wear a Stephenson's Warm Lite hooded VB jacket (about $90) next to my skin and a Columbia Omni Heat(aluminized thermal reflective dots) thin stretchy and snug hooded fisherman's...
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    Under certain conditions doesn't a totally closed...

    Under certain conditions doesn't a totally closed over cover like on a Clark NX-250 also develop condensation problems. I bought and am loving my NX-250 that Mannowar sold me. Not a biggie but I...
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    After a great amount of time punching hundreds of...

    After a great amount of time punching hundreds of holes with a threadless injector and up to an electric office punch, I never was able to solve the condensation problem.
    I even got an entire roll...
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    I am a total vapor barrier believer. Many, many...

    I am a total vapor barrier believer. Many, many years ago in Scouts (I'm 64) I was able to wear a pair of extremely thin dress socks under a bread bag wrapped in aluminum then wool socks around my...
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    For years I hiked and slept alone in deer blinds...

    For years I hiked and slept alone in deer blinds I had built on about 4,000 acres in Texas. I particularly enjoyed orienteering in the dark and hunting feral hogs in the rain. When I turned 60 the...
  18. WTT: I also have a number of older OD Green Tactical...

    I also have a number of older OD Green Tactical Tailor Malice Packs. I will try to weight one of those and get back to you. I love these with all of the pockets.
    Regards,
    paul
  19. WTT: EZ, I have been a pack collector for years ans...

    EZ,
    I have been a pack collector for years ans have more than I know.
    I have several you might be interested in.
    A I have a very nice Arcteryx Bora 65 mens medium belt and straps color black and...
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    FT: I may have a Marmot Helium. I will have to look...

    I may have a Marmot Helium. I will have to look this weekend to see if I can find it and see if it is a regular. If someone jumps ahead of me, my loss.
    Regards,
    Paul
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    Mumbles, You have convinced me that this is not...

    Mumbles,
    You have convinced me that this is not the place to post the 20+ London Bridge Trading, Tactical Tailor, ILBE and Alice Rucks I am prepared to part with.
    Regards,
    Paul
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    Poll: Ramblin, I feel your pain. It is a darn shame....

    Ramblin,
    I feel your pain. It is a darn shame.
    I sure hope you would consider doing it on a selective basis.
    Have you tried a pre-purchase instruction sheet that specifies twice(or more) the...
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    Of course it did not make sense. 1.) In...

    Of course it did not make sense.

    1.) In English, there is a stack of three 2' thick 6"square PT Gorilla glued and deck screwed together (called the pole stack).
    2.) On two of the opposing sides...
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    Welcome aboard Tferg, Us visual folks will need...

    Welcome aboard Tferg,
    Us visual folks will need to see pics of that to follow you.

    YES, YES! Even tho I only have a one story house on a flat piece of land, I am going to HAVE to build a deck...
  25. Thread: Clark 250

    by SSGHawk
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    Shipsgunner, Do you need me to give you the...

    Shipsgunner,
    Do you need me to give you the measurements?
    Jshep
    Sorry my last transmission was under the influence of Ambien and I do not type or spell well when awake much less when I am asleep. ...
  26. Thanks for replying. "take knives on a date."...

    Thanks for replying.
    "take knives on a date." LOL

    I have got to remember not to post after my sleeping pill has kicked in.
    Yup, Big Agnes.

    Some of my Big Agnes bags are pretty snug when it...
  27. Did TMMKROB post his portable stand instructions here? Did anyone build one?

    Here is a YouTube video I found last night with a somewhat different portable hammock stand.
    I thought I had checked every related post here and do not recall ever seeing the directions?
    Does...
  28. BUMP Anyone a St. Agnes user who can work the...

    BUMP
    Anyone a St. Agnes user who can work the thread injector?
  29. Thread: Clark 250

    by SSGHawk
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    Jshep420 What was it that you think caused the...

    Jshep420
    What was it that you think caused the sore knees,
    Mannowar's N 250 got here today and I feel like a 7 year old waking up Xmas morning. (THANKS MANNOWAR: I owe you man!)

    I bought a...
  30. Modifying St. Agnes to stay correc on a Static V INsulated that's wider pad pocket

    I want to modify a St. Agnes sleeping bag so that a full size Klymit Static V insulated can be attached. I was thinking of a several 2-3' pieces of lite weight material made into 'straps' at 3...
  31. Thread: Clark 250

    by SSGHawk
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    I just bought Mannowar's NX250 and plan to use it...

    I just bought Mannowar's NX250 and plan to use it next winter in Canada hopefully with 40 below windchill. The Z liners are included. I will be taking my Stephenson's Upper bag with a 3.5 inch air...
  32. Maybe I do not get it but talk about free...

    Maybe I do not get it but talk about free advertising? Here I am ready to hunt up some deals in addition to the Manowar complete Clark Nx 250 I just said I would take and the only Memorial day sale...
  33. Manowar I sent you a PM also. I am heading to...

    Manowar
    I sent you a PM also. I am heading to bed now and will check my PMs and herein the AM

    Regards and thanks.
    Paul
  34. We are good to go. I will take the total package....

    We are good to go. I will take the total package.
    What do I do next since I do not know the rules. I am already set up on PayPal.

    Hot dang or is that Hot Hang!

    Paul
  35. Manowar Thanks for the great answers. Now to...

    Manowar
    Thanks for the great answers. Now to hit up the wife about it when she returns tomorrow from a week in California on vacation with her sisters. With as little luck, her defenses will be...
  36. Sorry for the delay. I think my buddy is about 1...

    Sorry for the delay. I think my buddy is about 1 hour North of New England, USA in Canada.

    It is a GREAT idea to do some look ups on the locals here. He and I have been Coleman lantern buddies for...
  37. Interested but need to ask some questions before...

    Interested but need to ask some questions before I will say that I will take it. If some one says that before I do, they get it.
    I am not familiar with this and at the moment my printer is down and...
  38. Roger that.

    Roger that.
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    What an amazing thread. I wish I understood it...

    What an amazing thread.
    I wish I understood it all but I have about a total of 30 minutes hang time in my backyard in my bought on a whim HH Classic before I even found this thread. I am not...
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    I am a Big Agnes guy so my pad in in a pad...

    I am a Big Agnes guy so my pad in in a pad pocket. I want that pad so I have a plan "B" if I have to go to ground. (besides I have around 10 difference Big Agnes bags.)

    I have used that mesh...
  41. PoeDog Go Big or go home. Right? Insaniac...

    PoeDog
    Go Big or go home. Right?

    Insaniac
    That was exactly what I needed.
    If 1.8" of Down ='s 6.9 R value, Down weight to R value just kills the pad weight to R Value Competition.
    ...
  42. Is there any post or stick that alerts us newbie to all in progress Vendor sales?

    Is there any recurring or sticky post to alert everyone to ongoing sales? Sounds like I would have bought a Clark had I know of the sale.


    Best regards to all,
    Sarge or Hawk or Paul or Anything...
  43. How to convert R value to comfortable Temp rating.

    Thanks to a member we have an excellent of how to convert loft into temperature rating. In Order to figure out the weight to temperature performance it could be helpful to have a similar chart...
  44. I have Columbia Omni-Heat long johns, jackets...

    I have Columbia Omni-Heat long johns, jackets coats and sleeping bag liner. Worn tightly to the body with a tight synthetic down 'Sweater' works just great. Add a warmlite vapor barrier jacket...
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    FS: OMni Heat?? Paul

    OMni Heat??
    Paul
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    FS: Weight empty? Thanks.

    Weight empty?
    Thanks.
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    Silly warm but just shows you what is going on in...

    Silly warm but just shows you what is going on in the military market....
  48. Thread: Pee Bottle

    by SSGHawk
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    Oh you youngsters who only get up once or twice a...

    Oh you youngsters who only get up once or twice a night. On an extremely good night, because of medical conditions, I only get up 4 or 5 times. Some nights, it is every 30-45 minutes.

    In the Army...
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    Spark, Thanks much on the suspension. I will...

    Spark,
    Thanks much on the suspension. I will take a look at the videos. I do not know all of the terminology yet so it is somewhat confusing.

    Magic,
    Does the PU coating actually weaken the...
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    Tony, WELL DONE SIR! -24F and 15-25 wind =...

    Tony,
    WELL DONE SIR!
    -24F and 15-25 wind = around -40F windchill.
    Can I come visit you next winter with my gear?
    Regards
    Paul (From Texas where it already has hit the 90's and +20 F was "Cold"-...
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