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    You are welcome sidneyhornblower. Your post...

    You are welcome sidneyhornblower. Your post triggered a question or thought I just had.
    Whenever one orders a custom length UQ they should make sure the length specificed is the finished product...
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    You are welcome. One of my jobs as a mod around...

    You are welcome. One of my jobs as a mod around here is to promote hammock camping and nothing get me more excited to get out there between the trees than picts and of vids folks doing it.

    At your...
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    The 3/4 UQ is a compromise. Like Mark said it...

    The 3/4 UQ is a compromise. Like Mark said it saves you weight, bulk, & $$$ in your summer kit.

    In the summer most want to carry a smaller backpack and a full length UQ or giant winter tarp will...
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    One ring, I mean, one tarp to rule them all means...

    One ring, I mean, one tarp to rule them all means you have to look at the worse conditions you plan to hang in and buy accordingly.
    Which means 99% of the time you are out hammock camping you are...
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    The only thing you should feel where your UQ ends...

    The only thing you should feel where your UQ ends is your ankle and feet are cooler. Keep adjusting until you get that.
    If you add a foot pad be sure to put it inside your TQ. If you don't, it will...
  6. Thread: Kickstarter

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    I would have thought most cottage vendors that...

    I would have thought most cottage vendors that post here on a regular basis were established businesses and not startups. I don't really follow the kickstarter program.
  7. At Timestamp 10:00 it looks like you found out...

    At Timestamp 10:00 it looks like you found out why most don't use a 13' tarp for your typical 10' to 11' hammocks.
    A fix since this tarp is so large you could raise it higher then there would be no...
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    It has been a while since I shopped for a quilt...

    It has been a while since I shopped for a quilt but if I remember right the listed weigh is usually approx. weigh for a specfic size. Since vendors offer so many different material weighs, quilt...
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    I'm a side sleeper so an air pillow allows me to...

    I'm a side sleeper so an air pillow allows me to have just the right amount of support.

    https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5502/11826945596_c448d9df1a.jpg
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    Poll: Deb and I are both mods. We have the same editing...

    Deb and I are both mods. We have the same editing powers on the forum. A admin like Yukon might be able to edit your poll.

    EDIT: Oh! wait I think I found it. Is this what you wanted it to say?
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    Poll: I have no way to edit your POLL title and admin...

    I have no way to edit your POLL title and admin might be able to. I can delete the thread for you so you could start a new one.
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    https://youtu.be/Pk7yqlTMvp8

    https://youtu.be/Pk7yqlTMvp8
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    Hello Dog Listener, I am sorry for your loss and...

    Hello Dog Listener, I am sorry for your loss and very happy you have found a hobby you enjoy. Thank you for the story in your post and congrats on retiring. In a few short months you will wonder how...
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    I have never drank the DWR goosedown coolaid. It...

    I have never drank the DWR goosedown coolaid. It just screams of your typical american sales tactic of lets do something/anything to make the customer pay more.
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    Hi Fiddler, I only side sleep and do it in every...

    Hi Fiddler, I only side sleep and do it in every hammock I own bridge or gathered end. I find a blowup air pillow very helpful.

    Jacks, BMBH-UL...
  16. I enjoyed your video Pixabilly. Thank you for...

    I enjoyed your video Pixabilly. Thank you for sharing it.
    Even though I don't speak finnish when you started talking hammocks I understood completely.
  17. My first impression after looking at the pictures...

    My first impression after looking at the pictures you linked was OMG look at all those lines. That could turn into a real mess if they got tangled.
    I have not done any research weight wise but I...
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    Any pictures of this issue? I haven't owned a...

    Any pictures of this issue?
    I haven't owned a wbbb for about 5 years but I don't remember having any issues getting my winter or summer phoenix to fit.
    ...
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    Hi Gadget, I really like your idea of using a...

    Hi Gadget, I really like your idea of using a prussic on the hammocks ridgeline to increase the UQ suspension angle. That is brilliant.
    I'm having a bit of trouble figuring out how you got the UQ...
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    I don't know how you could possible know the...

    I don't know how you could possible know the workload of the mods.
    Deb has volunteered to watch over the FS forum it was not assigned do to workload. She just enjoys doing that.
    I was spending 2...
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    Hi TZBrown, thank you for your thoughts on...

    Hi TZBrown, thank you for your thoughts on trading here on the forums.
    The best answer I can give is taken from the forum's home page. I read it like a mission statement.



    With this mission...
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    One small typo. cannot be sold on HF, should be,...

    One small typo. cannot be sold on HF, should be, cannot be traded on HF

    Excluded (cannot be sold on HF)
    a) Fire arms, ammunition, or holsters for same
    b) Fishing, skiing, pulks, or any other...
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    I personnally did not take my child or grand...

    I personnally did not take my child or grand children on an over nite campout before they could talk and tell me if they were to cold, hungry, thirsty, need to go to the bathroom, etc. WAAA can mean...
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    Many of us don't like to lay the tarp on top of...

    Many of us don't like to lay the tarp on top of our hammocks RL unless we are in storm-mode. Being able to stand under the tarp is a real relief to an aching back after hiking. That said
    here is a...
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    Guys this isn't the HH forum. The net mod...

    Guys this isn't the HH forum. The net mod question was about TreetoTree Trail Gear hammocks.
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    I bring 1/2 a shamWow wiping the dew off my tarp...

    I bring 1/2 a shamWow wiping the dew off my tarp is just part of being out there when the humidity is high.
  27. Fixed your edit for you semininja. This is very...

    Fixed your edit for you semininja. This is very cool thank you for sharing your idea and conduit find.
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    Ouch that sounds painful. I have seen picts of a...

    Ouch that sounds painful. I have seen picts of a sliding knot put on the whoopie that is used to slide up and keep or trap the loop on the knot.
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    Congrats Doc. Welcome Mrs. Doc.

    Congrats Doc. Welcome Mrs. Doc.
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    Nice report thank you. Any handling issues with...

    Nice report thank you.
    Any handling issues with most of the camping kit weight on the front?
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    HaHa I hear you there. I only carry my down...

    HaHa I hear you there. I only carry my down quilts, tarp, personal hygiene kit and a 3L water bladder on my back. Food cookkit fuel hammock extra cloths all go on the bike.

    Extra space is always...
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    Great report thank you. Water is always a...

    Great report thank you.
    Water is always a problem for me as well. I tend to pick trails with little to no water sources because they are always less traveled and in Colorado that is a major...
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    In Colorado we have the The mountain pine beetle...

    In Colorado we have the The mountain pine beetle Dendroctonus ponderosae. All the brown you see on the hillside is dead pine trees.

    https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8060/8170515898_b78b2c8f4e_o.jpg
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    Hello whmoller, I just live a little south of...

    Hello whmoller,
    I just live a little south of you (C470/Kipling) if you would like to get together sometime for a coffee I could probably help you figure this out.
    I have lead several Co group...
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    Since we are talking about adjusting the hammocks...

    Since we are talking about adjusting the hammocks ridgeline for a better sweetspot, and or reduction or elimination of calfridge pressure it is probably worth mentioning.
    Never lengthen the RL on...
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    Here you go 99...

    Here you go 99
    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/216-Hammock-Acronyms
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    HaHa sure. Not all hammock hangers are hikers....

    HaHa sure. Not all hammock hangers are hikers. Give me two wheels and a nice singletrack over hiking poles any day.
    ...
  38. On the 3 you have listed (ENO does not count,...

    On the 3 you have listed (ENO does not count, haha) this^^^ would be my choice for your requirements.
    That said, any of these are very nice and would serve you well. All of them would resell very...
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    A picture will tell us so much more than trying...

    A picture will tell us so much more than trying to explain it in words. I don't own an Owl but I do own a snipe which I believe is just a single layer owl and I love it. When I don't need a bug net...
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    Any material that has not been made or treated to...

    Any material that has not been made or treated to be waterproof should work fine. Weight and packability can be an issue so I guess you could go too heavy so I'd keep that in mind.
    My prefered...
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    Hello Trajan welcome to the forums. Sounds like...

    Hello Trajan welcome to the forums. Sounds like you have put a very nice hammock kit together.
    I also like having a big tarp so when the weather turns bad many come to sit and visit me it is a...
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    All measuring stops once you climb in the hammy.

    All measuring stops once you climb in the hammy.
  43. I think TATO is working on some new design for...

    I think TATO is working on some new design for multi (3 or more) hammocks. Might be worth talking with them. I know they sell piece parts.
    https://www.facebook.com/TatoGear/
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    Do you have any pictures of this hammock attached...

    Do you have any pictures of this hammock attached to trees with or without you in it?
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    Yep that is where I learned about the subject....

    Yep that is where I learned about the subject. Thank you digging it up an posting the link I have made it a sticky since the info is still current and very useful.
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    Hi again RedRoman, Congrats on reading and...

    Hi again RedRoman, Congrats on reading and keeping your credit card tucked away for now.

    On your ENO doublenest. I am 5'8" and my red and black ENO double is now pink and gray. It will be fine...
  47. That did work for me Floridahanger. A shorter RL...

    That did work for me Floridahanger. A shorter RL made the hammock sag more which forced me to lay more diaginal and that took me off the calfridge pressure point.
    Since then I have sold those...
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    You won't regret it RedRamen your fellow forum...

    You won't regret it RedRamen your fellow forum members really are a great bunch of folks that truely want to help you get the right kit for what ever you are planning to do.
    Don't be afraid to ask...
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    I understand that. You just asked where it came...

    I understand that. You just asked where it came from.
    If you tried to use this tool to figure out where the RL 83% came from I can understand why you could not.

    The maker of this tool seems to...
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    The hammock is too short and narrow for most...

    The hammock is too short and narrow for most adults. The tarp is also too small for good coverage.
    There are vendors that frequent this forum that offer much better gear for nearly the same price...
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