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    Thanks for the update. I'll keep an extra eye on...

    Thanks for the update. I'll keep an extra eye on the trail.



    Was water flowing? Any chance of it drying up??



    Sure sounds great. I hope you can make it. If you want any more info, just...
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    Thanks for the concerns about water scarcity. ...

    Thanks for the concerns about water scarcity. I'll be sure to call before hand, in case I need to bring extra.

    From what I understand, at the Stone Door trail, there isn't any water. There is...
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    I already called. They were a little dismissive....

    I already called. They were a little dismissive. I'll call again just to be sure.

    Me - "Hello, I plan to go camping Nov. 16 - 19 @ Fiery Gizzard Trail. Do I need a permit & can you fax it to me?"...
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    Thanks for the suggestion. I'll check Virgin...

    Thanks for the suggestion. I'll check Virgin Falls out. I think it is $20 to camp at Fall Creek Falls. I'll probably just drive to Fiery Gizzard and stay at the CCC campsite on Nov. 16, then...
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    Thanks Let me know how it goes

    Thanks

    Let me know how it goes
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    I'm going...South Cumberland, TN Nov. 16-22

    So first off, these are just tentative plans, but I'm planning on hiking Fiery Gizzard and Collins Gulf trails in the South Cumberland State Park, Tennessee on November 16-22, 2014.

    Just an FYI,...
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    GearAid Seam Grip doesn't work on Silnylon

    I just want to let people know that I applied GearAid Seam Grip to a DIY silnylon tarp, but the seam sealer did not work.

    So I am making a tarp for a friend, and as you know I had to seal the seam...
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    First off, all my gear is DIY. I agree with...

    First off, all my gear is DIY.

    I agree with everything 'perdidochas' has said.

    I am happy with a gathered-end hammock, which is an easy/cheap DIY with tableclothfactory.com fabric.

    That...
  9. Sharpies are mostly alcohol based. That is why...

    Sharpies are mostly alcohol based. That is why surgeons use them to mark the skin before incisions.

    However, I don't know if the ink will degrade the tarp or not. I do know that sharpie ink...
  10. IMO.... As long as the tarp hangs down...

    IMO.... As long as the tarp hangs down sufficiently enough from bottom of the hammock/UQ, then you shouldn't need a 'drip edge'?

    Am I right??
  11. Looks awesome. I am assuming that is sil-nylon...

    Looks awesome.

    I am assuming that is sil-nylon and no-seeum???

    I like the idea. b/c you don't have to bring any tent stakes; you are fully enclosed; deploy when needed; bugnet/tarp all-in-one...
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    :lol:Welcome to the Internet!!!!!!

    :lol:Welcome to the Internet!!!!!!
  13. Up to 67% Off Select Yukon Outfitters Parachute Hammocks Woot

    if anyone is interested Amazon has some hammocks on sale

    Linky
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    This may help...

    This may help

    From what I can gather, it seems like Apex is a better option
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    OK, so I guess we can officially close this...

    OK, so I guess we can officially close this thread. The last of the poncho liners have been sold and paid for. I need to send SquirrelBait the 4 that they request (which I will tomorrow).

    PM me...
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    I'll take it if it is not already spoken for

    I'll take it if it is not already spoken for
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    Here ...

    Here is and update.

    I still need payment from 'Sidetrack' 'chickenbig' and 'bowl-maker'. 'dougalcorn' has made payment plans.

    After taking inventory, it looks like 'Dutch' 'Pete' and...
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    the 'x' means that the item has been fulfilled.

    the 'x' means that the item has been fulfilled.
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    Here...

    Here is an update of the payment list.

    I have not been able to ship everyone that has paid. I will package more up tonight and send them tomorrow.

    I also haven't updated the next people on...
  20. i'll take it

    i'll take it
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    So, I actually got my dad to go to the post...

    So, I actually got my dad to go to the post office and check on prices. he boxed a few up with a box we had. I told him to check on those tyvec bags, but he didn't listen. He didn't realize that I...
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    Yea, so this didn't turn out to be the great deal...

    Yea, so this didn't turn out to be the great deal the title promised. I should probably change it.

    Anyone that wants to retract their order is understandable. Worst case scenario is that I end...
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    Also, please let me know what your 'paypal name'...

    Also, please let me know what your 'paypal name' is in the PM. So I know who sent the money
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    Sorry everyone, here is the list...

    Sorry everyone, here is the list

    apparently it was private, now it should be public
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    Hello Everyone, I want to be as transparent as...

    Hello Everyone,

    I want to be as transparent as possible. I have 97 (if I counted correctly) poncho liners. I made a list of the people that posted in this thread. I will fulfill the orders...
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    Sorry, I stand corrected. The order in which you...

    Sorry, I stand corrected. The order in which you post is the order in which I will fulfill the request.

    I will find out how much shipping is when I get off work.
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    OK I'm gonna go ahead and stop taking orders. I'm...

    OK I'm gonna go ahead and stop taking orders. I'm gonna buy all of them tomorrow. I will let you know in order of PM's if I am able to fulfill the orders.
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    Wow. I bought 30 already. I'm just gonna go...

    Wow. I bought 30 already. I'm just gonna go ahead and but all of them. I will get back with ya'll as soon as I can
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    SOLD: Poncho Liners!!!!!! $5

    So my local thrift store has probably 100 poncho liners that were donated by the local military base. They are being sold for $5!!!!!!

    I already have a Poncho Liner Underquilt, so I don't need...
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    I have several 'projects' that are relegated to...

    I have several 'projects' that are relegated to the attic storage. But are now used for people that want to hammock camp, but don't have one.



    Try to haggle with them. They may be willing to...
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    Sounds like a great idea to add layers to your UQ...

    Sounds like a great idea to add layers to your UQ as the weather necessitates. Have you looked into a DIY Poncho UQ.

    I have used the Poncho UQ, with a space blanket in between the layers, down...
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    I have a double layer hammock specifically for...

    I have a double layer hammock specifically for holding a sleeping pad in place. here is a diagram that I hope helps.



    http://i43.tinypic.com/yc6yw.png
  33. 20% off store-wide at tableclothsfactory.com

    tableclothsfactory

    I don't know if they are always in 20% off mode ....but just wanted to share a cheap DIY project with everyone

    Review - Tableclothsfactory.com Hammocks
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    what kind of kayak is that???? also next time...

    what kind of kayak is that????

    also next time you go to the DeSoto..... Give me a holler....

    Looked like a great time
  35. Thread: Santa Fe Hang

    by bdbart
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    Thanks for the insight.... I was thinking...

    Thanks for the insight....

    I was thinking about Bandelier National Monument.... But now thinking about Pecos...

    My concerns are...

    1) are there plenty of trees to hang from

    2) are there...
  36. Thread: Santa Fe Hang

    by bdbart
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    Santa Fe Hang

    So I am going unexpectedly going to Santa Fe NM next weekend, Sept. 27 - Oct. 5.

    Never been that far West... So I figure its a good time to go camping... And I see a huge National Forest is...
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    Whoopie sling tangle

    So I made a set of slings for a friend...well actually a whole hammock setup...anyway....he set up the hammock on his porch for about 4 months. He recently took it down and the whoopie slings were...
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    What is a wrap wrap

    What is a wrap wrap
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    nice work seems like the gear is out of your...

    nice work seems like the gear is out of your face....
    Where did you get that amsteel with a black line in it
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    Grand trunk has one for $20 on amazon...comes...

    Grand trunk has one for $20 on amazon...comes with suspension.... I agree on the tyvek tarp idea $10.... and to top it off an Incubator....$264
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    looks like you had a great time in the outdoors...

    looks like you had a great time in the outdoors by yourself
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    Not to highjack your thread....but this was taken...

    Not to highjack your thread....but this was taken this weekend at Sardis Lake in MS

    http://i54.tinypic.com/i6c7yw.jpg
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    make a DIY footrest

    make a DIY footrest
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    How is it not what you expected??? Too small??...

    How is it not what you expected???

    Too small?? Too narrow??
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    Hurry...$6 camp chair

    While not directly 'hammock' related....but I will try

    Here is a cheap camp chair (porch chair, tailgating chair) that you can use around the fire to save your hammock from embers
    ...
  46. I would suggest replacing the velcro with 3M...

    I would suggest replacing the velcro with 3M velcro.....however that's just me.....Actually I would probably just sew another layer of velcro over the existing one....if that could be done....The...
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    Looks amazingly comfortable...Love the contrast...

    Looks amazingly comfortable...Love the contrast between the Yellow and Digicamo
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    +1 on the HAMACA.... I have been wanting to get a...

    +1 on the HAMACA.... I have been wanting to get a Mayan Hammock for some time now...but I want to DIY....

    A cheaper solution is to DIY...however I would not get cotton if the humidity is your...
  49. Thread: Singer 401A

    by bdbart
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    Most everything that a hammock requires (straps,...

    Most everything that a hammock requires (straps, hammock, tarp, binding, tie-outs) can be done with a straight stitch.....so if it works good then it should be ok....all the extra stitches are...
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    What kind of straps????.... so others won't make...

    What kind of straps????.... so others won't make the same mistake
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