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    Aug 1 - This weeks hammocks

    Here's a look at the hammocks headed out to their new owners this week.
    Most of these (15 of 18) are built with the new wider HyperD XL fabric from ripstopbytheroll.com.
    We're happy to report that...
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    When the fabric is under a heavy stress (like in...

    When the fabric is under a heavy stress (like in a hammock), the ripstop pattern does pretty much nothing to prevent a tear from growing. It is definitely true that the ripstop threads will limit...
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    ENO (and many, many others) use a trilobal nylon...

    ENO (and many, many others) use a trilobal nylon fabric that is produced in great quantities from mills in China and Indonesia. Trilobal nylon fiber was first developed (and patented) by Dupont and...
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    Jul 26 - This weeks hammocks

    Here's a quick peek at some hammocks on their way to folks.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PuX0Fk1URtM&feature=youtu.be

    Thanks for looking.
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    Thanks Mark, Glad you had a good first hang with...

    Thanks Mark,
    Glad you had a good first hang with this one.
    http://www.dream-hammock.com/order_detail.html?order=1975
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    Thanks, that's what we're using now. There just...

    Thanks, that's what we're using now. There just seem to be a lot of different variables to pin down. Here's the latest batch fresh out of the anodizing bath.
    ...
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    At this point, I'd be thrilled to get consistent...

    At this point, I'd be thrilled to get consistent colors between stakes. :)
    We've been accidentally making a lots of rainbow gradient looking stakes, but we're tweaking things and it's getting a...
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    New Product - Sidewinder Tent Stakes

    Here's a look at our latest product.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjj92-220xw

    Our titanium tent stakes made to order in our own workshop. They are made from corrosion-resistant commercially...
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    Thanks SCRedneck. Hope this one serves you well...

    Thanks SCRedneck. Hope this one serves you well and looking forward to seeing it hanging at Fall Sprawl.

    This one was the very first ThunderBird built with the new 1.6oz HyperD XL fabric.
    Here's...
  10. For us it means working in our home workshop with...

    For us it means working in our home workshop with family doing what we love to do.

    http://www.dream-hammock.com/photos/workshop.jpg
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    Yea, we're gonna jump back up to the top of the...

    Yea, we're gonna jump back up to the top of the list and build the wider hammock folks have been waiting so long for. We'll be back down to yours before you know it.
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    July 17 - This weeks hammocks

    Good week for us and the 72" HyperD fabric came in today!!!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MpvRgksyLE

    Thanks for looking.
  13. Yep, we're gonna be bringing several items to...

    Yep, we're gonna be bringing several items to play with.
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    That's correct. Recently there was a question...

    That's correct. Recently there was a question regarding paying in full for orders at the time of purchase. This would be one option for folks who have those concerns.
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    Take up to 6 months to pay.

    It is possible to place an order on the Dream Hammock website and take up to 6 months to pay if your purchase is over $99.00. You can take up to 25 days for orders less than $99.00.

    See the Paypal...
  16. Thread: Orders

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    It is possible to place an order on the Dream...

    It is possible to place an order on the Dream Hammock website and take up to 6 months to pay if your purchase is over $99.00. You can take up to 25 days for orders less than $99.00.

    See the Paypal...
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    Probably not for a long time if ever, I'm afraid....

    Probably not for a long time if ever, I'm afraid. Way too many other projects sitting around waiting to finish.
  18. Thread: Orders

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    Thanks Mike, I just wanted to make sure that you...

    Thanks Mike,
    I just wanted to make sure that you were perfectly satisfied with any dealings you've had with Dream Hammock.
    Your question on pre-paying for orders is certainly a valid and something...
  19. Thread: 31 Years :)

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    Newlyweds 111841 Senior Prom 111840

    Newlyweds
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    Senior Prom
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  20. Thread: Orders

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    Hi Mike04345, You and I have exchanged 26 emails...

    Hi Mike04345,
    You and I have exchanged 26 emails and 13 total phone calls.
    Admittedly only 6 actual phone conversations as phone time is real tough for me.
    In 6 phone conversations, we've racked...
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    Here's what I would do. - Get some Seam Grip...

    Here's what I would do.
    - Get some Seam Grip from JRB here. http://www.jacksrbetter.com/shop/mcnett-seam-grip/
    - Contact me and I'll send you a piece of fabric for patching.
    - Cut a couple small...
  22. Thread: 31 Years :)

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    Yea, all the Falling Water and no good place to...

    Yea, all the Falling Water and no good place to pee.
  23. Thread: 31 Years :)

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    Thanks everybody. 31 years. That ain't half bad,...

    Thanks everybody.
    31 years. That ain't half bad, huh?

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    Thanks. These will head out tomorrow.

    Thanks. These will head out tomorrow.
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    Fifth (and last for now) possible use. We would...

    Fifth (and last for now) possible use. We would love to hear any other ideas folks have for this buckle.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1eNTbqJr8c
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    Fourth possible use. ...

    Fourth possible use.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbYKbczkppg
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    Third possible use. ...

    Third possible use.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sy2mOxe_Scc
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    Second possible use. ...

    Second possible use.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6vLYw3ea9s
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    Here's the video for the first possible use. ...

    Here's the video for the first possible use.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCglc66xAvU
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    There's a couple reasons we went to the video...

    There's a couple reasons we went to the video format.

    1. We can only post 15 photos at a time on HF.

    2. There's already a place on our website to compare the photos and specs of 631 different...
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    New product - MultiBuckle

    Here's a sneak peek at a new product coming.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgkxBYQEko0

    Thanks for looking.
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    Jul 12 - This weeks hammocks

    Some very nice hammocks left the nest this past week.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzgq4QxkgKU

    Thanks for looking.
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    Yes, and one of these days we're gonna stumble on...

    Yes, and one of these days we're gonna stumble on a whole boatload of the old style green woodland in a wider size.
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    We did remove the NightHawk hammock from the...

    We did remove the NightHawk hammock from the Dream Hammock site.
    This hammock is more time consuming to build and with our current 8 week backlog, we felt it was in the best interest of our...
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    Beer Belly Blues by John Deley

    Beer Belly Blues by John Deley
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    July 5 - This weeks hammocks

    I forgot to post this last night. Here's what we were up to last week.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hVoRFZJEWo

    Thanks for looking.
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    Hi Kassal01, I'm 5'7" & currently down to...

    Hi Kassal01,
    I'm 5'7" & currently down to 254lbs.
    I prefer a 10ft hammock even for my indoor hammocks. While it's true that the 11ft length provides a slightly flatter lay, I find the difference...
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    Got a photo from the guys today. Wish I was out...

    Got a photo from the guys today. Wish I was out there with them.
    Note - RoamingGnome is not in this photo. He is either the photographer or a bear got him?

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    I'm 5'7" and sleep in a 10 footer every night.

    I'm 5'7" and sleep in a 10 footer every night.
  40. We're making plans to bring the entire DH crew...

    We're making plans to bring the entire DH crew down.
  41. Thread: Question

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    Hi Moonshiner, Here's one that we shipped out...

    Hi Moonshiner,
    Here's one that we shipped out this evening.

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    On each end of the hammock is a set of pack hooks that will accept the suspension shock cord of your underquilt. This...
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    June 28 - This weeks hammocks

    Here's a quick peek of what we've been up to this week.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUZKrzkTK24&feature=youtu.be

    Thanks for looking.
  43. Thanks bigwig. Yes, just to clarify we have been...

    Thanks bigwig.
    Yes, just to clarify we have been trying to offer our standard FreeBird hammocks with no custom add-ons within a few days.
  44. Thread: StrapBuckles

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    Hmmm... It looks like I messed up the in stock...

    Hmmm... It looks like I messed up the in stock quantity and they were listed as "out of stock".
    Sorry about that. I just fixed it....
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    A RoamingGnome for Roaming Gnome

    Back in Sept 2010, I built a custom hammock for my hiking buddy and good friend Roaming Gnome. It was our very first hammock in this particular style, built with zippers on each side and a...
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    Nah, I just really enjoy giving her a hard time....

    Nah, I just really enjoy giving her a hard time.
    Truth is she's not only my wife, best friend and business partner, she's about the only one willing to put up with me.
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    MamaSmurf just called on her way back from the...

    MamaSmurf just called on her way back from the doctor's office. Stress fractures in 2 different bones. Looks like she is gonna be rockin that boot for a few more weeks and must stay off of it as much...
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    I'm not aware of any plans for woodland camo, but...

    I'm not aware of any plans for woodland camo, but perhaps later if this becomes a popular fabric.

    I do have a few people planning to use the 1.1oz MultiCam (which is also 72" wide) as an outside...
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    Hi Dan, We're still waiting on the fabric. Kyle...

    Hi Dan,
    We're still waiting on the fabric. Kyle at ripstopbytheroll.com had posted earlier that the expected date is now end of this month.
    I know many of us are excited to get this fabric in and...
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    Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Mmm.......

    Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting.
    Mmm.... just had myself another piece tonight.
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