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    I may take them once I see how big they are. In...

    I may take them once I see how big they are. In the meantime, I plan on using these mini pins in the hot tent. I think mine are actually even smaller though.
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    These are expensive but nice....

    These are expensive but nice. https://www.amazon.com/Outdoor-Research-Airpurge-Compression-Pewter/dp/B00ATNIBCC

    There are several sizes. I had one but never used it so I eventually sold it....
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    Thanks! I do have a big bag of clips on...

    Thanks! I do have a big bag of clips on order...something crazy like 90 pieces but it was cheap. Maybe I'll find other uses for them too.

    I think I'm confident enough to keep moving forward, but...
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    Yeah those two come up a lot when searching...for...

    Yeah those two come up a lot when searching...for good reason! I like the snappy "pop" sound the needle makes thru this fabric. I think I'm going to make a hammock next just for fun; I only have...
  5. Green or white? I'm thinking green so it looks...

    Green or white? I'm thinking green so it looks less dirty after some use?

    Hate to be critical, but I think that side pullout patch could have used a little more love. Possibly a beta version? Wish...
  6. Parts shipped a day late so they're arriving...

    Parts shipped a day late so they're arriving today. Got the pipe earlier this week...only an inch or two to spare!!!

    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/n2vaq8jqpf165ph/fence_rail.jpg
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    Totally made it up as I went. It would have been...

    Totally made it up as I went. It would have been a few inches longer but I messed up a couple times and had to trim off the top to start over. It ended up being a pretty good size for down jackets or...
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    Much better with a square bottom! ...

    Much better with a square bottom!

    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/fy6cyaj9kt3sl8g/stuffsack3.jpg
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    That can be very painful! I bought 5 tiny tubes...

    That can be very painful! I bought 5 tiny tubes of Aquaphor on ebay cheap. I can sort of refill them too. About the size of my thumb so I keep them in a few different locations (coat pockets,...
  10. I got rid of my DCF tarp after the first trip;...

    I got rid of my DCF tarp after the first trip; didn't like it in general. But the pack size didn't bother me. The DCF stuff sack it was in was so slick, you can just pack everything...then slide it...
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    I'm glad I took an extra propane cylinder on this...

    I'm glad I took an extra propane cylinder on this trip. At -14 the half-used cylinder didn't want to start the stove. "Theoretically" definitely means theoretically when they say propane vaporizes...
  12. 7" coming to camp this weekend! Building up that...

    7" coming to camp this weekend! Building up that base nicely. That'll put us around 16" and looks like the cold has set in.
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    Thanks! Cutting this was a disaster. I thought a...

    Thanks! Cutting this was a disaster. I thought a metal yard stick + razor was clever...total disaster! So I got scissors and that wasn't much better. Ruined a lot of fabric. I'll look into those...
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    First "real" project with sewing machine

    I bought a yard of 1.1 silpoly to mess with and decided to do a stuff sack. I was going to get fancy with a round bottom, but given the mess I made here, I'm glad I skipped that. I think I lost about...
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    Haha I certainly save tissues when out in the...

    Haha I certainly save tissues when out in the woods. At home, I plow thru boxes of tissues so fast.
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    Good old tread! -16F is my record. I woke up...

    Good old tread!

    -16F is my record. I woke up around 8am and it was still only -14. That's well within what I call the "different kind of cold". Runny stuff in your nose freezes with every...
  17. Fence parts arriving Thursday. I'll go get the...

    Fence parts arriving Thursday. I'll go get the pipe tomorrow. Looking forward to sleeping out back! Not sure why I waited so long to get motivated...I'm here alone most of the time so there's nothing...
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    Benadryl could help. Plus, I believe it's the...

    Benadryl could help. Plus, I believe it's the exact same medicine as a sleeping pill believe it or not. So you won't have trouble sleeping!
  19. That's what I was wondering about. I think I'll...

    That's what I was wondering about. I think I'll do something like 8'+4' for a 12' rail. Not too worried about storage because I have more room than I know what to do with. I'll just keep it pretty...
  20. Poll: Someday someone will figure out a popup tarp!...

    Someday someone will figure out a popup tarp! "Built-in" pole mod. Just add lines.

    https://media1.tenor.com/images/7779abf207e1c0dc5b2a0f8b6e2becef/tenor.gif?itemid=14952141

    Just kidding...but...
  21. Thanks, I got the stuff on order and will pick up...

    Thanks, I got the stuff on order and will pick up the pipe this week. I can just fit 10' pipe in my jeep, so that extra 6" will blow the deal and force me to strap them up on the roof. Looking...
  22. I'm surprised to hear about the fire ring! They...

    I'm surprised to hear about the fire ring! They put new camps/markers in a few years ago because too many people were camping in prohibited locations - mostly hammocks right on the water. Yeah, yeah,...
  23. Some mention of the 10.6' top rail working. Would...

    Some mention of the 10.6' top rail working. Would that be OK for my 10.5' hammock? I don't mind if that requires me to be low to the ground. I'd like to get away with a single pole up there.

    Never...
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    Looking good! I kinda wish I was starting all...

    Looking good! I kinda wish I was starting all over because I want to see this whole set it and forget thing with the UQ. Sounds great!

    https://i.makeagif.com/media/11-03-2014/MW73rc.gif
  25. Yeah I remember getting in there at 11pm, 7...

    Yeah I remember getting in there at 11pm, 7 breaking trail. 3club rolled in sometime around 3am! Then the rain/snow mess.

    If I am thinking of the same spot, here is a view from 10B. Always loved...
  26. Sounds like campsite 10B? I may shoot up there...

    Sounds like campsite 10B? I may shoot up there Saturday night depending on how plans go that day. It would be nice to see you Joe...last time was at Hoist 2014!
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    BIG rain coming here. Fortunately all my camp...

    BIG rain coming here. Fortunately all my camp areas up north will be getting 8-10" of snow tomorrow. Then the cold looks to be setting in for good (but I keep saying that).

    The fact that I bought...
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    Without mentioning names, sometimes it does work...

    Without mentioning names, sometimes it does work out really well.
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    Cigarette butt hang. Who has the fewest holes in...

    Cigarette butt hang. Who has the fewest holes in their hammock after going thru a pack.
  30. Thread: Clear tarp

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    Dang I can't find it now, but just yesterday I...

    Dang I can't find it now, but just yesterday I saw a bunch while browsing. They were out of the UK and cost a decent amount, but that was for the larger 16' ones I saw.
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    I've hit the afternoon wall...almost done though!

    I've hit the afternoon wall...almost done though!
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    Haha I had to sneak one in there just for fun....

    Haha I had to sneak one in there just for fun. What am I 6 years old? Yes, I am.
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    Lots of butt talk

    I wonder what "outsiders" think of us while browsing hammockforums?

    Frozen Butt Hang
    Chilly Butt Hang
    Chili Butt Hang
    Baked Butt Hang
    Fat Butt Hang
    Frosty Butt Hang
    Poopy Butt Hang
    Butt in...
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    I'm just gonna do this ...

    I'm just gonna do this


    https://youtu.be/_DwgeEneGlo
  35. LOL that's great!!!!!!

    LOL that's great!!!!!!
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    Oh poop, my mistake. I didn't realize this was...

    Oh poop, my mistake. I didn't realize this was Whoopie Slings area. I simply did a search for these camp biners and picked a thread.

    Editing...but now the damage is on you for requoting :)

    p.s....
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    Basically the equivalent of simply walking in the...

    Basically the equivalent of simply walking in the woods really. Cutting off two scraggly ferns or underbrush, come on.
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    I'm so thankful for all the good youtube videos...

    I'm so thankful for all the good youtube videos out there. Sometimes I just need things explained to me as if I were a 6-year-old, and many do just that! People skipping steps and rushing thru...
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    Edited, my error. Sorry!

    Edited, my error. Sorry!
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    My bib seems to work, getting wet and refreezing...

    My bib seems to work, getting wet and refreezing when it's cold enough. Absolutely no wetness on my quilt around neck, shoulders or even down 12" or so. But starting around my stomach down to knees...
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    It's up to you how you do it, but some people go...

    It's up to you how you do it, but some people go crazy with 1" wide brushes going way past the stitching, throwing corn starch all over it, my god! A simple bead of sealant over the thread will do....
  42. Thread: Storage ideas

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    Totes are great, even just to keep dust off...

    Totes are great, even just to keep dust off things. Even the cleanest house will be covered in dust and whatever after a period of no use.

    Waterproof, almost air tight, stackable, not too...
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    How about an electric space heater in the...

    How about an electric space heater in the basement to warm it up a little? The Permatex stuff I use doesn't smell at all if I recall and always use it indoors.
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    I pick another spot, or cut that stuff away if I...

    I pick another spot, or cut that stuff away if I can't. It's annoying hearing that scratching sound anyway and messing with my ground sheet.
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    They have been some pretty damp winter trips. I'm...

    They have been some pretty damp winter trips. I'm looking forward to winter arriving...if it does.

    It's a bummer to see the quilts dry at home...almost a dry crisp feeling. I wish I could keep...
  46. Down here we use baby inches to measure. I'm...

    Down here we use baby inches to measure. I'm guessing this is something more substantial? Either way, you're doing it right :)
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    I got my Ti stove last night and gave it a test....

    I got my Ti stove last night and gave it a test. It's great! No hot tent yet, which is about 2 weeks away. I don't want to put too much faith into that setup, but it will be nice in the winter.
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    Same here. 8 years in and I haven't needed a UQP...

    Same here. 8 years in and I haven't needed a UQP once. The one time I got wet was such a wild storm, everything got wet that wasn't in a drybag, so it wouldn't have helped.

    I used a standard hex...
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    Sticky: I used these from Home Depot in one spot in my...

    I used these from Home Depot in one spot in my basement. Very solid with some Spax screws in joists. And they don't make any creaking sound to my surprise.
  50. You know me and by VB! It adds a ton of warmth,...

    You know me and by VB! It adds a ton of warmth, and blocks drafts 100%. Nowhere for that heat to escape.
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