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    This is a good question. I have a WBBB and have...

    This is a good question. I have a WBBB and have never had static but I just recently got a DB made from polyester taffeta and it is staticy all the time. Not as bad as you are experiencing but bad...
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    A very hearty welcome from Michigan.

    A very hearty welcome from Michigan.
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    Hello and welcome from New Baltimore, MI

    Hello and welcome from New Baltimore, MI
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    I used it between the layers of the hammock -...

    I used it between the layers of the hammock - double layer DangerBird
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    This is exactly the reason why I just bought a...

    This is exactly the reason why I just bought a pad to put between the layers of my hammock. With the UQ attached and snug I lose alot of the width of my asym lay and it becomes uncomfortable. I have...
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    Welcome from SE Mich.

    Welcome from SE Mich.
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    I just got a "gym rubber" 1/4" (Polyvinyl...

    I just got a "gym rubber" 1/4" (Polyvinyl Chloride Nitrile Butadiene Rubber) mat from the foam factory near my house. It is very squishy and pretty light though I do not have a scale I can weigh it...
  8. Welcome to the forum from a fellow Michigander

    Welcome to the forum from a fellow Michigander
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    Could you take a picture of the ridgeline...

    Could you take a picture of the ridgeline attachment I do not quite understand how it attaches to keep the pole from shifting. Thanks
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    +1 on sitting level. With my bad knees I find if...

    +1 on sitting level. With my bad knees I find if I set it too low I have a very hard time standing up out of the hammock.
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    Welome aboard from a fellow MI hanger. I live in...

    Welome aboard from a fellow MI hanger. I live in New Baltimore 25 miles from Port Huron. You are going to love all the info on this forum!!!!!!
  12. Thread: Snugpak

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    Snugpak is a British outfitter that makes alot of...

    Snugpak is a British outfitter that makes alot of military surplus knockoff's and real military stuff as well - sleeping bags, backpacks, etc... They do have approved sellers in the U.S. like...
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    Sticky: I have many hobbies one of which is mushroom...

    I have many hobbies one of which is mushroom hunting and gathering. My favorite wild mushroom is the Morel mushroom which you see in my picture
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    Hang in there it is well worth the wait. I LOVE...

    Hang in there it is well worth the wait. I LOVE my DB.
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    DangerBird BlackBird Thats all for me

    DangerBird
    BlackBird

    Thats all for me
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    Welome to the forum Can't go wrong with a BB...

    Welome to the forum

    Can't go wrong with a BB it was my first hammock and still love it.
  17. WOW! I should have realized that I was not the...

    WOW! I should have realized that I was not the only one who switched out to a hammock due to the lost battle with the ground. AND the fact that I can now camp in spots that were beautiful but off...
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    Great hammock and how cool is that that you the...

    Great hammock and how cool is that that you the husband and daughter all out camping together. I love my DB and have gotten two great nights sleep in it so far. I cannot wait till the weekend to...
  19. Kinda hard to see from the pics but you can use...

    Kinda hard to see from the pics but you can use the topcover and the bugnet independently or both at the same time whick ever you prefer. I can also unzip both (they still remain attached to the...
  20. Pictures of the Condor

    O.K. I finished my first night in the new Condor and I have to say I slept like a baby. This thing is huge and the sweet spot seems to be where ever you lay. I did not even need or use a pillow last...
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    would not want to sleep in something like that...

    would not want to sleep in something like that but I bet a handy DIYer could take this concept and make an awesome camp chair in that one attachment style.
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    Thank you all for the input. I have been camping...

    Thank you all for the input. I have been camping up north many times with my large dog with no worries but the area is full of bald eagles and hawks ticks and the like are taken care of by the drops...
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    Daughter's little dog

    Ok folks I need some input here. My daughter and I will be heading out this summer to camp in the U.P. Michigan wilderness area in Baraga County. She will be using a tent (she gets motion sick so...
  24. The Condor has landed - best Dangerbird ever

    Well I just received my hammock today and I put it up before dinner and tried it out. WOW! Is it nice. No (I mean ZERO) shoulder squeeze and so much room I can get into any position I want. The...
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    What size is the backpack? More specifically what...

    What size is the backpack? More specifically what is the max waist size?
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    I think you will get alot of differing opnions...

    I think you will get alot of differing opnions here but for me I like to have some type of drip ring between the hammock and the tree strap preferably closer to the hammock. I also do not like the...
  27. patiently waiting but I think it is going to be...

    patiently waiting but I think it is going to be awhile on mine the Order System on his site still has my number a ways to go yet - aahhhh the anticipation - I LOVE it.
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    I love the fact that there are options for "the...

    I love the fact that there are options for "the bigger crowd" I am 320 lbs with bad back knees and shoulders due to a lifetime of "fun and stupidity". I entered into the hammock world because I...
  29. Spaceweasel when you get a chance to weigh one ...

    Spaceweasel when you get a chance to weigh one (90 x 156) that would be great. Or not necessary if you think the fabricis the same between the two sizes.

    BTW they have a store wide 20% sale going...
  30. See that is what I was expecting - if I did the...

    See that is what I was expecting - if I did the math right your weight works out to approx 2.6 oz per sq yard not the close to 10 oz per sq yard the lady quoted me.
  31. polyester crinkle taffeta from the tableclothsfactory

    Hey has anyone ever purchased the Polyester Crinkle Taffeta from the tableclothsfactory? I was wondering the fabric weight. I asked them online and the numbers she gave me calculates out to 10 oz/yd...
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    The BBD - BIAS BASIC DOUBLE

    The BBD - BIAS BASIC DOUBLE
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    Poll: Happy Birthday Dutch and thanks for bringing such...

    Happy Birthday Dutch and thanks for bringing such cool and useful hardware to the world of camping!!!!!!!
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    Funny how more and more often when I google...

    Funny how more and more often when I google search camping info I end up getting results that reference the HF.
    This place just rocks and is overflowing with excellent info.
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    Count me in - Thanks Dutch for doing this

    Count me in - Thanks Dutch for doing this
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    wow - how exciting to see the latest hammock...

    wow - how exciting to see the latest hammock evolutions happening. Wonder what they will look like 5 years from now?
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    Well just received my first order and boy am I...

    Well just received my first order and boy am I "hooked" - HA. Anyway, have not had time to use them yet but am very excited to customize my tarp and hammock and gear.

    Very easy transition - thanks...
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    Not sure if jewelweed grows in Florida, but up...

    Not sure if jewelweed grows in Florida, but up here in Michigan anywhere you find poison ivy there is usually jewelweed growing right next to it. Google search it it is also called pitcher plant....
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    finally ordered an UQ

    Well been sitting on the side lines long enough. After using my WBBB and getting mighty cold I decided to get a New River XL. Cannot wait to try it out

    Dave
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    Welcome Ron

    A warm (well not so much in Michigan today) welcome from a fellow mitten man to ya. You have taken the first step into a much larger existance.

    Congrats on joining the best forum on the web.
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  41. Thread: From RVA

    by ShroominDave
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    welcome

    welcome to the forum. This place has a wealth of information


    Dave
  42. Well I am happy to say I just received my BB +...

    Well I am happy to say I just received my BB + superfly + doors in the mail this evening. Haven't even had a chance to take it out and look at it but I am 1 happy man .

    I am heading out to the...
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    welcome to the forum. You just joined a wealth of...

    welcome to the forum. You just joined a wealth of information location :cool:
  44. I am waiting patiently, well kinda of. BB DL...

    I am waiting patiently, well kinda of.

    BB DL 1.7 + superfly and doors

    :boggle:
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    First attempt at Whoopie Sling

    Hey all,

    Just wanted to post and let all who were thinking about making their own whoopie slings but were a little aprehensive in doing so. I just made my first one out of 7/64 amsteel and it was...
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    Welcome to HF mugs from a not quite so newbie...

    Welcome to HF mugs from a not quite so newbie anymore. Hey like you it took me a long while to make my mind up on gear. I chose a Blackbird double 1.7. Still waiting for it to arrive??? Any day now I...
  47. funny there dutch. The biggest fish I ever caught...

    funny there dutch. The biggest fish I ever caught was a 42" northern pike and that was done on 12# mono.

    BTW it would be bad for whipping because of the slippery coating. waxed polyster is good .
  48. Longbow , there are some great deals right now on...

    Longbow , there are some great deals right now on ebay for 65# test line. go to sporting goods / outdoor sports / fishing and type in braided line in the search box
  49. tangles

    Man did not think of that! I have spent many an hour trying to undo the tangled knots in my line in the boat. With each tie out only about 8 ft long I was thinking of attaching them to the tarp/tent...
  50. first off I found ebay and WOW. I just bought 100...

    first off I found ebay and WOW. I just bought 100 meters of yello 100# test line for 1 penny + $5.99 shipping. Total = $6.00 U.S. so I want to try using it for tie outs on tarp and tent.

    The knot...
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