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  1. Did you have the gun range wake you up in the...

    Did you have the gun range wake you up in the morning like I did last Thursday morning out there?
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    Nope, sadly I was alone on this trip. Thanks for...

    Nope, sadly I was alone on this trip. Thanks for the tips everyone, Judging from the pics of my trip, the tarp does look to sag a bit low while not in the hammock.
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    First night out in my HG Incubator 20

    And I froze my tail off. I was visiting Castle Rock State park in the mountains above Santa Cruz and overnight temps were Im guessing between 38F-41F. I set up without a tarp inside a trail shelter...
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    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php...

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/66458-JC-Penny-puffer-jacket-underquilt
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    I tried several times the other way before...

    I tried several times the other way before finally figuring out to work from the bag end.
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    2.2 hexon? I thought dutch had 1.1, 1.6, and 2.4

    2.2 hexon? I thought dutch had 1.1, 1.6, and 2.4
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    I think this would definitely cut down on some...

    I think this would definitely cut down on some weight and time during setup. Not a bad idea. But there are some things I would consider first. Your hammock body would need to be made of some sort...
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    I find silnet to be too thick when I tried it. ...

    I find silnet to be too thick when I tried it. The little brush that came with it was next to useless and gummed up pretty quick. Since then I have tried using this stuff and it is way easier to...
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    I have a theory that calf ridge is caused by the...

    I have a theory that calf ridge is caused by the indentation of your butt pulling the fabric tight. Have not tested this theory yet, but will be soon as I get my hexon2.4 strung up.
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    I went with a solid color for the hammock just so...

    I went with a solid color for the hammock just so I could find things easier when im in it. I do run with a multicam UQ and will be making a tarp to match.
  11. WTT: Trade made with Squidbilly a silver whoopie for a...

    Trade made with Squidbilly a silver whoopie for a black
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    It's 11.8oz vs 16.2oz. 4.4oz is not a huge...

    It's 11.8oz vs 16.2oz. 4.4oz is not a huge difference.
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    As wide as your pad.

    As wide as your pad.
  14. WTT: Silver 7/64" Amsteel Whoopie Sling for a Black one

    I bought 25' of 7/64" silver amsteel and made a brand new set of whoopie slings. I would like to have non-matching whoopie slings so I can tell the difference between head and foot end easily. I'm...
  15. Thanks for the heads up

    Thanks for the heads up
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    Lmao I am calling them that from now on!

    Lmao I am calling them that from now on!
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    That's the advantage that my "things" have over...

    That's the advantage that my "things" have over the triangles. The triangles are able to slide back and forth, while the little loop i created in the middle before the cord bifricates locks it into...
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    http://i.imgur.com/utoXzum.jpg ...

    http://i.imgur.com/utoXzum.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/LGftSnb.jpg

    The advantage to these imho is that unlike regular triangle things, it's fixed on the ridgeline so that you can tension one side...
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    Not to hijack the thread, those came out really...

    Not to hijack the thread, those came out really well great job they look professionally made. I just finished this project myself, only I came up with a little bit different solution....
  20. why do you want to turn it into a hex tarp? I'd...

    why do you want to turn it into a hex tarp? I'd be alot easier to just add some tieouts to the middle so you could fold it back, or fold them in for doors.
  21. FS: to the top.

    to the top.
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    I wouldn't mind making a tutorial, but bear in...

    I wouldn't mind making a tutorial, but bear in mind that I haven't tested them out yet so the lengths may be a little off for optimal needs. Each one is made from one continuous piece of dynaglide. ...
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    Something that may interest you as a flyfisherman...

    Something that may interest you as a flyfisherman Steelfly are Tenkara rods. They make some incredibly lightweight and compact designs that suit themselves quite well to backpacking.
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    Triangle Splicy Things

    I got rolling with some Dynaglide lastnight and converted the knot-tied prototypes of my "Triangle Things" into their final spliced form. (do they have a name already?) I was able to lock all 3...
  25. FS: No dual Knotty mod. I'll post pics tomorrow, the...

    No dual Knotty mod. I'll post pics tomorrow, the hammock is in new condition.

    http://i.imgur.com/lIv0c1S.jpg?1

    http://i.imgur.com/0b377C1.jpg?1

    http://i.imgur.com/i3KTOww.jpg?1
  26. FS: (Almost New) Dutchware Hammock: 11' Olive Green 1.6 NylonD

    Practically New Dutchware 11' Hammock 1.6 NylonD Olive Green. Used only one night.

    Includes:
    Hammock + Stuff sack
    7/64 Silver Amsteel Whoopie Slings
    Aluminum Toggles
    12' yellow polyester...
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    I can usually swing the strap around behind the...

    I can usually swing the strap around behind the tree to the other hand. If it's really big, sometimes finding a rock that will fit in the end loop gives it a little more weight to swing... just be...
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    Here is my thinking on the matter, and i've done...

    Here is my thinking on the matter, and i've done a lot of thinking on the matter. What my ultimate goal for finding the length of straps that I need is that I need to figure out the maximum geometry...
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    Hey Dutch, have these been tested with any other...

    Hey Dutch, have these been tested with any other webbing like oh say... your kevlar straps? Also I don't see an option to buy them separately by themselves without webbing.

    It would be nice to...
  30. I just did a double rolled hem around the...

    I just did a double rolled hem around the perimeter of my tarp and it's held up just fine.
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    I think two of these layered on top of eachother...

    I think two of these layered on top of eachother would be more than warm enough so long as the outer one is a bit wider and they can connect together to form a pocket of air between them.
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    Has anyone tried ripping half of the horizontal...

    Has anyone tried ripping half of the horizontal seams to make 6 bigger channels for more loft instead of 12?
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    Has anyone tried removing every other sewn...

    Has anyone tried removing every other sewn channel to creat larger channels (6 instead of 12)? I'm thinking it would allow more loft, would this allow to much down movement?
  34. Thread: Hexon 1.6?

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    4.9oz difference between the two is over 1/4lb...

    4.9oz difference between the two is over 1/4lb but I'd carry it so long as it meant a better lay. Would love to hear Dutch's opinion.
  35. Thread: Hexon 1.6?

    by Hammonkey
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    I've been considering getting a new hexon...

    I've been considering getting a new hexon hammock. I weigh 245lbs and currently have a NylonD1.6 that I'm not very happy with at all. It seems really stretchy, like I can notice the hammock sag...
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    This is the first time i've seen someone rip the...

    This is the first time i've seen someone rip the seams, brilliant idea. I'll bet you get much more warmth out of them with the extra loft. My only question would be do you find the down coming out...
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    My hand works exactly out to a 3-4-5 triangle. ...

    My hand works exactly out to a 3-4-5 triangle. pretty awesome. Thumb is 3", 4" to my 2nd proximal interphalageal joint, and 5" from tip of thumb to tip of the knuckle.
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    I'm eagerly pending my tarp purchase on this. ...

    I'm eagerly pending my tarp purchase on this. I'm on the fence of buying a tarp or making one myself. I've made my own in the past, but lack access to a sewing machine and the cost of materials for...
  39. Poll: I like your design Daverr How do you feel about...

    I like your design Daverr How do you feel about where your tieouts are? Im thinking that if the middle 2 tieouts on the sides were a little closer together it'd give you a bit more effective doors....
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    You can get hammocks on the cheap if you catch a...

    You can get hammocks on the cheap if you catch a woot sale for the grandtrunk. and usually you can score one for $15-$20 depending on the model. That said, your only other expenses would be a tarp,...
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    I really like this Idea. Having an 11' hammock...

    I really like this Idea. Having an 11' hammock I've been mulling ideas around how to shorten the width as with whoopie slings im adding almost 2 feet to the over all effective length of the hammock...
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    Have any tips or secrets on drilling the holes? ...

    Have any tips or secrets on drilling the holes? The holes for the button connectors seem pretty easy and straight forward, that's just drilling one hole while the pipes are assembled together... I...
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    Maybe I am just not firing on all cylinders and...

    Maybe I am just not firing on all cylinders and cant math right now, but what kind of wizardry gets 5 x 48" pieces and 2 x 57" pieces from 3 x 10'6"

    Does this even account for the swagged portion...
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    This looks like the same pattern the old superfly...

    This looks like the same pattern the old superfly camo was done in. I thought they were changing the camo pattern.
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    Some Lineloc2's would be awesome

    Some Lineloc2's would be awesome
  46. Any news on the new Cammo pattern for the SuperFly?

    My dreams would come true if it were the intruder pattern or similar that ripstopbytheroll.com has.
    ...
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    Poll: guitar strings here.

    guitar strings here.
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    Thanks Dutch, Derek, and everyone else for making...

    Thanks Dutch, Derek, and everyone else for making this site awesome. Count me in
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    I'll just hang from this gigantic dead limb that...

    I'll just hang from this gigantic dead limb that could easily crush me in the middle of the night, what could go wrong?
  50. Be sure to pack a stepstool so you can hang it...

    Be sure to pack a stepstool so you can hang it high enough on the tree.
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