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  1. Thanks for your PMs and order. I make...

    Thanks for your PMs and order.

    I make everything that I have ever made, and a lot of items that are new, and not yet on the web site!

    www.MollyMacGear.com
  2. I cannot make this event... I will be at...

    I cannot make this event... I will be at preppercamp learning homesteading. I will send a couple of Gear Boxes, though!

    Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
  3. I buy Dark Olive by the roll, but fot $10 you can...

    I buy Dark Olive by the roll, but fot $10 you can choose any color at Ripstopbytheroll.com, for polysil.

    Also, I put very strong kevlar loops on each end so that you can add any suspension you...
  4. I won't be there... gotta work on Sat. Sent...

    I won't be there... gotta work on Sat.

    Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
  5. Persistent rain was what made me invent the Gear...

    Persistent rain was what made me invent the Gear Box (a rain-proof gear hammock)...

    I hang it first, dump my pack in it, and then I put up a tarp.

    Does away with the Gear Explosion under yer...
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    I like to go to Minnesota in January for a cold...

    I like to go to Minnesota in January for a cold hang... 'bout 1200 miles there, 'nother 1200 miles back.

    Well worth it!

    ;)
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    Won't be long!

    Won't be long!
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    I have the panel made, just need to install it.

    I have the panel made, just need to install it.
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    That's a great idea, and well done... I can see...

    That's a great idea, and well done... I can see it's well done, as your hammock is now on my table. ;)

    I would do that a different way, simply because I like to avoid hardware. I'd use a special Y...
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    That's true. Also, that will soon change. We're...

    That's true. Also, that will soon change. We're moving, hiring and planning a marketing strategy. Might even start usin' labels!


    You are kind to say so... I try hard to design and make good...
  11. Humneso, you certainly can use a Gear Box in the...

    Humneso, you certainly can use a Gear Box in the ways you describe. It's a bit slippery, but it can be used like a tarp on a Clack Pack.

    Since the Entyre Molly Mac Pack can be placed inside the...
  12. Yes, but that takes a little longer, as I...

    Yes, but that takes a little longer, as I probably have to order the fabric.

    Pick any color that is in stock SilPoly at RipStopByTheRoll.com
  13. Nope... it's a bit longer, in proportion. Much...

    Nope... it's a bit longer, in proportion. Much more volume, though.


    Yep!
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    Check out the Gear Box...

    Check out the Gear Box from Molly Mac Gear
  15. Got some Silpoly XL for Gear Boxes... it's 6'...

    Got some Silpoly XL for Gear Boxes... it's 6' wide on the roll, makes a Gear Box with significantly more volume, using the same pattern.
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    That's clever! 154136

    That's clever!

    154136
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    For those having volume problems (stuff falls out...

    For those having volume problems (stuff falls out when Gear Box is loaded)...

    I use a 4' ridgeline on fabric that is over 5' wide. That's a ratio of 4/5.5, a little less than 0.80. A smaller...
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    Yep! :shades: You should be able to see an...

    Yep! :shades:

    You should be able to see an appreciable volume increase.
    The bottom will develop a belly, and lose the crease.
  19. I like this approach. :cool:

    I like this approach. :cool:
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    You need more volume. The ridgeline length in...

    You need more volume.

    The ridgeline length in the longitudinal seam is 4', but the fabric length along that seam is more like 5.5'. That is what creates volume.

    As for material, I use 1.0...
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    Molly Mac Gear $50 hammock...

    Molly Mac Gear $50 hammock... 1.0 Robic XL almost 6' wide, 11' long, kevlar ridgeline, webbing suspension.

    [email protected]
  22. As Jellyfish said, it's wonderfully complex....

    As Jellyfish said, it's wonderfully complex. That's why!

    I make lightweight, durable UQs at low cost. Multiplying the suspension by 8 or more would be far too costly to make. I'm thinking of...
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    [email protected] 336-491-3412 There's...

    [email protected]

    336-491-3412

    There's another website, besides the Co-op... www.MollyMacGear.com
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    BTW, I now make the Gear Box such that the...

    BTW, I now make the Gear Box such that the ridgeline is permanently installed, but the suspension in the end channels is removable.
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    Ok, got your email and responded... we'll make...

    Ok, got your email and responded... we'll make you a netted single layer hammock!

    While we're takin' 'bout the Bivvy Hammock, here's what a customer said recently. The same thing will apply to the...
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    If you would like a single layer hammock with a...

    If you would like a single layer hammock with a sewn on net, zippered on one or both sides, I'll be happy to make it!

    I make another hammock that's called the Bivvy Hammock... a two layer hammock...
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    I use the width to make more of a diagonal......

    I use the width to make more of a diagonal... it's very comfortable. Mebbe a smaller person would do it differently. HYOH!
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    It's 1.0 Robic XL... very strong, very light! ...

    It's 1.0 Robic XL... very strong, very light!

    I see your DIY hammock uses 1.7 Robic.

    L x W fixed... sorry! I ain't right, jus' a wee bit th'owed off! :laugh:
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    er, that ain't from auto-correct... :scared: ...

    er, that ain't from auto-correct... :scared:

    ...anyway, Mac fix. :shades:
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    MMG Camo Hammock

    Here is another hammock that we've been making for a while, and is now queued for addition to the web site.

    It's 5' wide, 11' long, made with 1.1 oz ripstop nylon, has a 3/32" kevlar ridgeline and...
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    MMG Robic XL Hammock

    Here is a hammock that we've been making for a while, although it is only now queued for being added to the web site.

    It's almost 6' wide, 11' long, made with 1.0 Robic XL, has a 3/32" kevlar...
  32. .ooops the video in the OP needs fixin'... Ok,...

    .ooops the video in the OP needs fixin'...

    Ok, it's fixed, and will be uploaded in a couple of minutes!
  33. New Molly Mac Gear "Gear Box" waterproof gear hammock

    Folks, I made some simple changes to both the material and the construction of the Gear Box, which are significant improvements.

    It's made of waterproof PolySil, and weighs only about 4 ounces....
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    Molly Mac Gear attended (yours truly) and donated...

    Molly Mac Gear attended (yours truly) and donated two Gear Boxes, so that "Nothing but the soles of your shoes touches the ground!"
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    336-491-3412 [email protected] I'm not hard...

    336-491-3412
    [email protected]

    I'm not hard to find...
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    It will hold more than 30 pounds. I bet you could...

    It will hold more than 30 pounds. I bet you could use it for a hammock chair! :lol:
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    What a fine time! Thanks for inviting me, Deb. It...

    What a fine time! Thanks for inviting me, Deb. It was nice to see folks from so far away, whom I hadn't seen in a while.
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    BTW, my friend in South Africa (Sambane, or...

    BTW, my friend in South Africa (Sambane, or Anteater) renamed Mountain Goat to "Klipspringer" which is a pretty African mountain goat that prances on it's toes...

    Klipspringer is busy... working...
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    Nope.

    Nope.
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    See ya'll soon!

    See ya'll soon!
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    Got this'n on the calendar!

    Got this'n on the calendar!
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    You'll get it done, given your approach. Color...

    You'll get it done, given your approach. Color coding the tendons of the same length is a good idea.
    You still need a winch of some kind to tighten the last tendon you attach.

    A Tensegrity...
  43. I might be able to make it... gotta wait and see...

    I might be able to make it... gotta wait and see what me schedule turns out to be.
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    Yeah, poles would be in the way... the sock top...

    Yeah, poles would be in the way... the sock top wouldn't make it over them.

    A custom top would make it work. The bottom will fit fine. You could send me the nylon cover pieces that come with the...
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    Sorry! I should get three 9' aluminum poles,...

    Sorry! I should get three 9' aluminum poles, fabricate three unions, and make the final Tensegrity Stand.

    The X Tensegrity Stand was made with 8' poles, and that is a bit short.

    The 9' poles...
  46. Hey, ya'll... Smiling Face and I enjoyed this...

    Hey, ya'll... Smiling Face and I enjoyed this weekend a lot! Thank you!
  47. ...for me too. :(

    ...for me too. :(
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    Try a Canvas Hammock Sock when it's real cold,...

    Try a Canvas Hammock Sock when it's real cold, blowin' hard and snowin', and you'll really appreciate the superior wind-proof and breathable attributes of canvas. If it's gonna stay below 20*F, I...
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    Yes! That's what I use.

    Yes! That's what I use.
  50. I got a few I can tell while yer composin',...

    I got a few I can tell while yer composin', Hickery!
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