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    Thanks for the comments regarding the bugnet. Do...

    Thanks for the comments regarding the bugnet. Do you believe the gap could be eliminated with an additional length of bugnet material?

    Did you find the knotty mod helpful or only aesthetic?
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    Sounds great, it's on my list, looks like hitting...

    Sounds great, it's on my list, looks like hitting the net and hammock ends with permethrin would be all that's needed. The 1.2 would take about 8 oz off my hammock/bugnet. I was concerned that the...
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    How does the half-wit bugnet work without using...

    How does the half-wit bugnet work without using the tie outs? I prefer a free moving hammock.
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    Got mine from redneck supply, err Tractor Supply...

    Got mine from redneck supply, err Tractor Supply as well. BTW, the stuff is lethal to cats.
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    Sure looks like a people hammock to me!

    Sure looks like a people hammock to me!
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    I use my feet to move on! I really avoid them...

    I use my feet to move on! I really avoid them like the plague.

    But You could consider a saw, less than a pound and multi use to boot. Cut a couple of sticks and lash the top together for a bipod....
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    Only if you can get the jeep into the hammock.

    Only if you can get the jeep into the hammock.
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    For those who love their jeeps..... I just want...

    For those who love their jeeps..... I just want to see the jeep hammock.
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    +1 on the group hang, seeing AND testing setups...

    +1 on the group hang, seeing AND testing setups is a great thing. Hammocks are very subjective, some are easier to setup consistently than others. I started out with a HH Explorer UL and a HH Super...
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    Why would anyone want to crawl on the cold wet...

    Why would anyone want to crawl on the cold wet ground to get in a UL te**? It's sooo much easier to just sit down into your bed! No mud in the air between the trees!
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    Welcome! Hope you enjoy the forum and the great...

    Welcome! Hope you enjoy the forum and the great information available here.
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    Your low temp of 45* makes me point you to the...

    Your low temp of 45* makes me point you to the Wilderness Logics Summer Series Underquilts, for those temps I like short simply due to weight savings over long. Don't forget the HH Super Shelter,...
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    Sounds great, I've been looking at those as a...

    Sounds great, I've been looking at those as a fair weather alternative. Are they Asymmetrical?
  14. WTT: Take your time. I used it with a HH Explorer UL...

    Take your time. I used it with a HH Explorer UL and weathered a few storms in is staying dry, I usually hung it low and used only 1 door. Offsetting the hammock towards the door adds overhang to the...
  15. WTT: Would you be interested in a Hennessy Monsoon...

    Would you be interested in a Hennessy Monsoon with doors? It's silnylon and weights about 19 ounces.
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    Love my SSUQ, but I just pack it attached and the...

    Love my SSUQ, but I just pack it attached and the TQ in the hammock in a sil bag packed in the bottom of my pack, speeds setup. 3/4 UQ will go small like flatline said.
  17. Very nice!

    Very nice!
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    Using Tato gears kit allows for pipe or 2x2's.

    Using Tato gears kit allows for pipe or 2x2's.
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    Good - all steel check with hammeck for weight ...

    Good - all steel check with hammeck for weight

    http://www.hammeck.com/stands/hanger-stand
    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/105645-AS-PROMISED-HAMMECK-STAND-PICTURES!

    Better -...
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    I woke up to a sniffing sound near my face once,...

    I woke up to a sniffing sound near my face once, it was a raccoon checking me out, startled not knowing what it was I spoke rather firmly "get". My command didn't phase the coon much it was only as...
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    Vetoed errr, I mean VOTED! Hope to see Fronkey on...

    Vetoed errr, I mean VOTED! Hope to see Fronkey on Survivorman!
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    I like mine, an overfilled 40* to a 30* rating....

    I like mine, an overfilled 40* to a 30* rating. VERY comfortable!
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    Looks great for boats and coastal areas.

    Looks great for boats and coastal areas.
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    The low cost of the Sheltowee comparatively for a...

    The low cost of the Sheltowee comparatively for a full length down UQ was the main reason for posting that product and it's simple setup, personally I believe it fits bike camping great.

    However...
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    Simplicity is almost always the best choice,...

    Simplicity is almost always the best choice, excellent thinking right there!
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    My favorite, under 10 pounds, requires serious...

    My favorite, under 10 pounds, requires serious metal skills.

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/92157-Traveling-Hammock-Stand-swingset-style-portable

    A close 2nd, requires...
  27. SWEET!!! Happy for you both! PSH hangers are...

    SWEET!!! Happy for you both! PSH hangers are looking seeing it, I'm sure.
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    Thanks for your service sir! You might want to...

    Thanks for your service sir!

    You might want to consider your height when looking at the nano7, I think I've read only a couple of positive reviews from those over 5'10". At 9' in length you may...
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    Thanks for the post, it is an interesting...

    Thanks for the post, it is an interesting subject. The guy in the video appears to have had a bad experience with non-treated which does not retain water and then decided to sell other on his point...
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    Nice work, kinda like triangle thingies, I like...

    Nice work, kinda like triangle thingies, I like the repurposing of the jacks biner and the independent adjustability the line locks offer. I've been looking at adding quilt attachments on the sides...
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    Welcome to the forums, I've learned so much from...

    Welcome to the forums, I've learned so much from all the informed and helpful people here. You might want to consider one of the hammocks with integrated underquilts. There are 2 vendors that stand...
  32. I saw that the guy's video channel I posted had 2...

    I saw that the guy's video channel I posted had 2 videos and they were 3 years old. Lot's of big claims, little in the way of actual products and the raw product seems crazy high.
  33. Yes, that's the claim.

    Yes, that's the claim.
  34. Down, that's so old skool, Aerogel is where it's at!

    Will you be an early adopter? Looks promising, 3mm layer of aerogel provides the equivalent warmth as 40mm of goose down loft. It also can be compressed without loss of insulating ability.

    Check...
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    Glad you joined and welcome, the folks here have...

    Glad you joined and welcome, the folks here have taught me a great deal, this site and the folks here are equally great resources.
  36. Will they accept 2 of the 1" straps? Or double...

    Will they accept 2 of the 1" straps? Or double wrapped?
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    I have one of these. ...

    I have one of these.



    http://www.lowes.com/ProductDisplay?partNumber=123911-1099-AE141&langId=-1&storeId=10151&productId=1007805&catalogId=10051&cmRelshp=req&rel=nofollow&cId=PDIO1
  38. Titanium wedding ring, a new multi-purpose item,...

    Titanium wedding ring, a new multi-purpose item, doubles as a drybaking ring!
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    I use the double fishermans knot. ...

    I use the double fishermans knot.

    http://www.animatedknots.com/doublefishermans/index.php?Categ=climbing


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=O6oJwedcb18
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    Typically it's used to add to warmth. See...

    Typically it's used to add to warmth.

    See Dream Hammock, and Hennessy for hammocks with covers, you should be able to find reviews for those. For an insulated hammock with an over cover see...
  41. I may try to make this one, I only got a short...

    I may try to make this one, I only got a short look at the spot before it became a lake. :lol:
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    I'd probably hang from that bracket! I've also...

    I'd probably hang from that bracket! I've also been using open one of these for over a year. But it's my butt ;)
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    I think the power lag is a newer product by the...

    I think the power lag is a newer product by the numbers seem about the same. If I recall these were stronger that standard lag bolts and that was the reason I chose them. Not sure of the physics but...
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    Their pull out rating is based on pulling them...

    Their pull out rating is based on pulling them out with the heads, I used their hex heads with flange which looks like a washer. Pax makes numerous head designs. Below is the head design I used and...
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    I use these with spax screws for the pull out...

    I use these with spax screws for the pull out ratings. It would be easy to hide behind a picture frame. I don't to that though since I installed mine at on the window and door studs. Been up for...
  46. Thread: Chook!

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    I would like the combo # 5, extra crispy, with...

    I would like the combo # 5, extra crispy, with fries, slaw, Mt. Dew and a zeppelin with 2 oz. of over stuff and a down beanie on the side, hold the paws and add a winter dream! But I gotta know what...
  47. Thread: Chook!

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    You got an employee running a online food...

    You got an employee running a online food delivery service there? Are you harvesting chook down? I looked that up too. It makes me think ya'll are building an empire up there! Are you selling the...
  48. Thread: Chook!

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    Thanks, sure thought I must be the only one!

    Thanks, sure thought I must be the only one!
  49. Thread: Chook!

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    I'll bite, what is a chook?

    I'll bite, what is a chook?
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    A couple of options that should both be under 12...

    A couple of options that should both be under 12 oz. Jared will do custom work, the paragon is $99 and the Asym is $59. I had a Hennessy Asym diamond that worked well and have a tiny diamond for...
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