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    I have a WBBB xlc single 1.7 with a sewn on 1.1...

    I have a WBBB xlc single 1.7 with a sewn on 1.1 top (all one piece custom made by warbonnet). AND, I have physically sewn on a wooki 0* underquilt. In addition it has soft side velcro strips sewn in...
  2. I have an Enlightened Equipment 65" 20* revolt...

    I have an Enlightened Equipment 65" 20* revolt made with Downtek 950 down. It is burnt orange on the outside and coyote brown inside. you can see the specs here->...
  3. Dutch, Do you plan to carry the bug net? If so...

    Dutch,

    Do you plan to carry the bug net? If so it is removable or sewn on (their website does not specify that fact)? Do you know if they plan on making a solid top cover?

    Two final thoughts:...
  4. FS: Looks like you win. I will send a message. edit:...

    Looks like you win. I will send a message. edit: referring to winged warrior
  5. FS: Chameleon Gray Hexon 1.0 plus accessory add-ons

    For sale Dutch Chameleon titanium gray hexon 1.0 hammock plus the following accessories:
    1. asym winter top cover
    2. asym winter top cover with integrated sidecar
    3. gray sidecar
    4. mesh sidecar...
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    I have a titanium gray single with one of the...

    I have a titanium gray single with one of the lighter weight fabrics. Also, has a winter top cover, mesh cover, side cars for each side and a mesh side car. I would like to sell it all.

    Edit: it...
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    Amsteel is a round weave and round weaves are...

    Amsteel is a round weave and round weaves are known to slip. Derek Hansen even makes a point of that fact in his video on using the becket hitch. I should have known better than take a chance on...
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    One reason I love the becket is that it is...

    One reason I love the becket is that it is infinitely adjustable. I am usually in alpine terrain (or even in the transition zone nearing tree line). I find anchor points that range between 12' to 25'...
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    Just an FYI, I had 1/8" amsteel becket hitched to...

    Just an FYI, I had 1/8" amsteel becket hitched to the 1/8" amsteel CL of my hammock one night and it slipped out and I landed on my butt. And I only weigh 145 lbs. Luckily I was hanging low over soft...
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    Products sold in the mass market have to be...

    Products sold in the mass market have to be conservative do to the idiot factor. The military uses a much stronger dose than 0.5% when they treat uniforms. I usually mix up a 1% solution then wash...
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    There was a very comprehensive discussion on this...

    There was a very comprehensive discussion on this topic some time back on NWhikers.net. It contains a lot on mixing ratios. It is a multi page thread but well worth the effort to read through.
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    As I recently mentioned in another...

    As I recently mentioned in another thread.....using a 1/8" CL makes it a lot easier to release a becket hitch knot (as compared to 7/64" CL).
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    Yeah, a lot of hammockers think I am weird...

    Yeah, a lot of hammockers think I am weird because of my exclusive inflatable pad use. I am so spoiled by the comfort and ease of using the thick soft pad I am almost afraid to even try an UQ again....
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    I always use insulated inflatable pads (Exped...

    I always use insulated inflatable pads (Exped downmat or Therm-a-rest neoair Xtherm) becasue I got tired of fighting calf ridge pressure all night if I am in a place where I don't have good tree or...
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    One valid reason to go to 1/8" amsteel CL's is...

    One valid reason to go to 1/8" amsteel CL's is that the larger diameter line makes it easier to release a Becket Hitch knot. I have done that and I only weigh in at 145 lbs.
  16. FS: item has been sold

    item has been sold
  17. FS: Cuben Hammock tarp with doors 10.5' x 8.5' $75 + shipping

    Mountain Laurel Designs Cuben hammock tarp size 10.5 X 8.5. It came from MLD without doors and I added Cuben doors later. You can see photos of the tarp on page 2 of the following Hammock Forums...
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    In my opinion, calf pressure and cold bottom are...

    In my opinion, calf pressure and cold bottom are THE big issues in any gathered end hammock. It almost made me give up on using a hammock at all. Then I just started using an inflatable pad (Exped...
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    I have been in contact with them in the last week...

    I have been in contact with them in the last week or so. In fact I got a personal phone call out of the blue concerning a custom order I had requested from them. They are making me a custom WBBB XLC...
  20. I got a half-wit a couple of years ago and just...

    I got a half-wit a couple of years ago and just could not make it lay right with what I considered adequate bug net coverage. I did some mods to it and finally cut the netting off and tried using it...
  21. Thread: New Website

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    My Chrome browser is telling me the site is not...

    My Chrome browser is telling me the site is not secure and should not be used for entering passwords or credit card info because it can be stolen. Anybody else seeing this?
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    FS: WBBB 1.7 single unused

    I have a Warbonnet Black Bird 1.7 single that I have made some minor mods to. It has been hanging in my garage a few times while I was working on it but the hammock has never been used outside. It is...
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    you still looking? I have a Dutch half wit I have...

    you still looking? I have a Dutch half wit I have never used. It is still new but I think I modified it to include a sewn-in foot box (I will have to check that. I have so **** many hammocks I can't...
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    You still looking for a Warbonnet travel sock? I...

    You still looking for a Warbonnet travel sock? I have one for a 10' Blackbird but I also have a set of extenders from 2QZQ so it can be used on an 11' hammnock as well. I actually used it on one of...
  25. I got a pair of those a few years ago. They work...

    I got a pair of those a few years ago. They work ok but I found they needed a little bit of milling and buffing to take some of the rough edges off. Dutch sold a slightly more elegant and better set...
  26. No actually, I just whipped them up in my garage...

    No actually, I just whipped them up in my garage as an experiment recently. I am still using the original SH 1.0 and speed anchors as well as double hammock whoopie hooks (when I use 1/8" amsteel). I...
  27. Make your own Speed Hooks from other Dutch stuff

    If you are tired of waiting for SH 2.0 just make your own. You can cut the top off a pair of cinch bugs or drill a second hole in some bridge hammock whoopie hooks.
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  28. I have been using double hammock whoopie hooks as...

    I have been using double hammock whoopie hooks as speed hooks ever since they first came out. I like them better than the original SH 1.0. For one thing the holes are bigger so they are easier to use...
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    My theory is Dutch is afraid to release 2.0...

    My theory is Dutch is afraid to release 2.0 because he knows they will kill the sales of all other hanging hardware. And, you have to admit that is a sound business decision. Dutch is no dummy. He...
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    But lots of people still have the original speed...

    But lots of people still have the original speed hooks and double hammock whoopie hooks look just like them and can be used the same way. They work best with 1/8 amsteel because the hole is bigger...
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    Why bother with screwing around with...

    Why bother with screwing around with multi-parameter suspensions when speed hooks work just fine. Worried about fraying? Change out your amsteel every trip or so. It's around $5.00 for 25 feet. I...
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    Great review of using hook worms. I have been...

    Great review of using hook worms. I have been doing that method since seeing Rob's vid some time ago. However, there is one small issue that can arise in high winds and rocky ground. Unless you...
  33. Not a problem big enough for me to slash my...

    Not a problem big enough for me to slash my wrists over. I was just a little confused about the situation. One of the best business practices an entrepreneur can adopt is to make it simple and easy...
  34. I am all in for smart business practices. But...

    I am all in for smart business practices. But there should be a way for us to include items from both sites on a single order. For instance, why are clip on quilt hooks not included in plastic...
  35. That's what I did but it will require him to back...

    That's what I did but it will require him to back the shipping charge off the smaller order since the larger order was over the free shipping threshold. More work for him.
  36. Why can't we get all of Dutch's stuff from one site?

    Am I missing something or are different items sold on Dutchware Gear and the new Make your gear site? For example you can't get some of the camping gear from the latter site. It would be handy if you...
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    I have done some extra polishing on all parts of...

    I have done some extra polishing on all parts of the double hammock whoopie hooks I am currently using for speed hooks. In addition I also take the tail of the suspension line and go back through the...
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    FS: OK OK. If I had known it would sell this fast I...

    OK OK. If I had known it would sell this fast I would have made the price $500. Oops, that's more than the original price.
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    FS: OK, I will send you a message with my paypal...

    OK, I will send you a message with my paypal address and we can talk about shipping from your location.
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    FS: Warbonnet Mamba Top Quilt 20*

    Want to sell my Warbonnet Mamba 20 degree top quilt. It has been used less than 10 nights before I decided I just didn't like cold air flowing in around my butt every time I rolled over. I modified...
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    Amsteel degrades with normal use anyway. It...

    Amsteel degrades with normal use anyway. It should be periodically replaced just like climbing rope. Any sane climber will retire their rope after 1 - 3 years depending on usage and they start out...
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    I like the concept but don't think Knotty Mods go...

    I like the concept but don't think Knotty Mods go quite far enough to deal with the issue. The first thing I do when I get a new net-less hammock is sew in a fabric foot box and shoulder box. Its...
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    I am more worried about them becoming a...

    I am more worried about them becoming a proverb…”the elusive SH 2.0 that never appeared”. If and when they do become available I think Dutch should reward us for waiting so patiently. A free pair...
  44. ?????? Really! have you spent the time to look?...

    ?????? Really! have you spent the time to look? My biggest problem with this forum is that there is too much information available here. It gets so confusing trying to sort it all out I usually just...
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    I own two EE converts, a 0* and a 20*. The...

    I own two EE converts, a 0* and a 20*. The convert is the one that zips up the middle like a sleeping bag. No more having a top quilt come un-tucked when I roll over and freezing my butt off in the...
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    I almost stopped using hammocks because of calf...

    I almost stopped using hammocks because of calf ridge pressure. Then I started using an inflatable insulated pad (like ExPed downmat or Therm-a-rest Xtherm) and now there is no way I can produce a...
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    The Sawyer Permethrin is 0.5%. Some people...

    The Sawyer Permethrin is 0.5%. Some people recommend using a 1.0% or 1.5% in heavy bug areas and for ticks. The US military uses a 2.0% mix.
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    REI sells it....

    REI sells it. https://www.rei.com/product/751264/sawyer-permethrin-pump-spray-12-oz But it is a very weak mix. Best to get the concentrate from Amazon and mix it yourself.
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    I am not an expert on this subject but I think it...

    I am not an expert on this subject but I think it has to do with which side of the bag the hot boiling water is in direct contact with. The heat itself may not degrade the plastic as much as direct...
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    Can you pour boiling water into these and...

    Can you pour boiling water into these and re-hydrate the food rather than boiling the bag in a pot of water? There is a big difference in the kind of bag you can use to do that. Generally people use...
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