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    Watch utility crews set poles. Around here, the...

    Watch utility crews set poles. Around here, the holes are ~6' deep, back filled with soil from the hole, well compacted, no concrete.

    Your design is solid. Enjoy.
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    Honestly, I can't think of a single reason why I...

    Honestly, I can't think of a single reason why I would ever want to hang near a fire. Just, no.
  3. I have apnea, and sleep with a CPAP. I'd like to...

    I have apnea, and sleep with a CPAP. I'd like to see sleep studies that examine the relationship of apnea/CPAP/ hammocks/ beds.
  4. Worth noting...those things are not robust. They...

    Worth noting...those things are not robust. They are vulnerable to damage from wind and limbfall. Also, they are close; plan on a fan.
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    Silly question...there were lawyers involved.

    Silly question...there were lawyers involved.
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    Severe storms tonight...I will eat an early...

    Severe storms tonight...I will eat an early dinner, and take my Kindle, my wine, and my Doublenest into the 'fraidy hole, and sleep through all of the sound and fury. Life be good. :)
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    Will there be a best mask competition?

    Will there be a best mask competition?
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    The worst night I ever spent in an ENO was far...

    The worst night I ever spent in an ENO was far better than sleeping on the ground...I'm a big guy, ya just gotta hang it right.
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    I camp on an ATV. Other than ice, beer, and meat,...

    I camp on an ATV. Other than ice, beer, and meat, I don't see much difference. Oh yeah, no road apples.
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    There's no kill like overkill! I like it!

    There's no kill like overkill! I like it!
  11. The people who know ain't talking, which suggests...

    The people who know ain't talking, which suggests that's the way his family wants it. I respect that, and won't speculate.
  12. Man plans, God laughs...:jj:

    Man plans, God laughs...:jj:
  13. So cryptic...

    So cryptic...
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    I shoot stray dogs...is there a thread for that?...

    I shoot stray dogs...is there a thread for that? Equal time!
  15. There's a trebuchet lurking in this design. I...

    There's a trebuchet lurking in this design. I have visions of stakes breaching the ramparts.
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    I like it! Unfortunately, most of us don't have...

    I like it!
    Unfortunately, most of us don't have a source for clear, old-growth.
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    The Grand Trunk Double Hammock is rated for 400...

    The Grand Trunk Double Hammock is rated for 400 pounds. I've been sleeping in one for years with no failures. I weigh 260.
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    Is it possible this lengthy menu of fabrics/...

    Is it possible this lengthy menu of fabrics/ fills/features and doodads is being driven by the minority? I have a strong preference for simplicity. Thanks, Sugar.
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    Another FB holdout here...too many Russians.

    Another FB holdout here...too many Russians.
  20. Thread: Back pain?

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    Spam?......

    Spam?......
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    That sort of thing makes us feel manly and...

    That sort of thing makes us feel manly and indispensable. :jj:
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    New shock cord transforms old quilts...I couldn't...

    New shock cord transforms old quilts...I couldn't believe the difference.
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    Warm, moist air meets cold, dry air...

    Warm, moist air meets cold, dry air...
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    [QUOTE=OneClick;2004316]Looks like the RANDOM...

    [QUOTE=OneClick;2004316]Looks like the RANDOM BRANDS took over these on ebay and amazon like everything else. 12KN rating, 20grams. But do I trust them?



    I don't like this. If loyalty to a long...
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    Crazy is as crazy does. Welcome to the loony bin.

    Crazy is as crazy does. Welcome to the loony bin.
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    *trying to imagine brushing a buffalo * Nope....

    *trying to imagine brushing a buffalo *
    Nope. Can't get there!
    Nice gear!
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    Sticky: Thank you:)

    Thank you:)
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    Sticky: The HF search function sometimes falls short. I...

    The HF search function sometimes falls short. I seem to remember some discussion on using Google to search HF, but can't find it (yes, I searched). Can anyone fill me in?
  29. Thread: I am amazed

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    Hi, Stu! Miss you.��

    Hi, Stu! Miss you.��
  30. Great. Now if they'll contact me with shipping...

    Great. Now if they'll contact me with shipping details, I'll get it on the way.

    Okay...I found her email addy. Thanks.⁹
  31. I've noticed when I fall asleep in my recliner, I...

    I've noticed when I fall asleep in my recliner, I always end up slightly head right. It's more than a choice; our bodies are not perfectly symmetrical.
  32. A large ziploc bag full of single-serve packets...

    A large ziploc bag full of single-serve packets of teas/coffees/cider etc was left on the coffee table, and placed in my kit by mistake. I'd like to return it to its owner. Just let me know who/where.
  33. Thanks, Mike!

    Thanks, Mike!
  34. I have zero design sense, but I can still be...

    I have zero design sense, but I can still be blown away. Good work, K.
  35. :D..............

    :D..............
  36. C'mon rain!

    C'mon rain!
  37. Cool! Nice pic...are those simulated flames?:p

    Cool! Nice pic...are those simulated flames?:p
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    The answer is most likely USPS Epacket. Here's...

    The answer is most likely USPS Epacket. Here's one article...
    ...
  39. I will echo that: design your hammock first. Make...

    I will echo that: design your hammock first. Make it personal. Measure in centimeters, not feet. Avoid arbitrary measurements like 4x 6 feet or 11 feet. Then build your space around the...
  40. More like a bunker. I get what he's trying to do....

    More like a bunker. I get what he's trying to do. It's an interesting exercise.
  41. This is interesting. We're not going to be much...

    This is interesting. We're not going to be much help here, because the community has no depth of experience hanging in tiny spaces. Not to say it hasn't been done, but only rarely. We stand to learn...
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    You could just leave the EU and join the US....

    You could just leave the EU and join the US. Simple.:jj:
  43. You guys aren't paying attention. Pink. Gotta...

    You guys aren't paying attention. Pink. Gotta have pink.
  44. I like this. Got a link?

    I like this. Got a link?
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    Still waiting in Indian Territory; 70 at 0500...

    Still waiting in Indian Territory; 70 at 0500 ain't autumnal.
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    Free. With good reason.:jj:

    Free. With good reason.:jj:
  47. Thread: Brand?

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    I've been at this for over 10 years now, and...

    I've been at this for over 10 years now, and still use one in my storm cellar.

    Worth noting: the worst night I ever spent in an ENO was far better than the ground or a cot. Light years.
  48. Wondering what hammock is in the video. It's...

    Wondering what hammock is in the video. It's lovely.
  49. Uh huh. They both have the flexibility of a 10 yo.

    Uh huh. They both have the flexibility of a 10 yo.
  50. Two months...

    Two months...
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