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    those are all cool stories. i got a couple...

    those are all cool stories. i got a couple people in both my troop and crew to start hanging as well. but now ive moved to eastern montana and am currently looking for a new troop and places to set...
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    Boy Scouts and hammocks

    i work at a scout camp during the summer and at the beginning of the summer i was the only one with a hammock. during staff week a couple of the other staffers commented that that i carried my...
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    New to the Mondak area

    i just recently moved to Eastern Montana/ North Dakota area and was wondering if anyone out there is in my area. need ideas for where to hang. lol not many trees out here. :rolleyes:
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    Poll: im so excited for this merit badge. i am an...

    im so excited for this merit badge. i am an eagle scout and am still involved as a assnt. scoutmaster for my troop as well as involved with a venture crew that works very close to the council staff....
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    as has been mentioned already get rid of the...

    as has been mentioned already get rid of the stock ropes, as for a bishops' sack i removed the attached stuff sack and cut a little hole for the amsteel to go through then zip tied below the cut to...
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    i put mine in a heavy duty garbage sack. under...

    i put mine in a heavy duty garbage sack. under me. or i balance it on my tripod stool
  7. Thread: baby hammock

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    baby hammock

    well my girlfriend just found out shes pregnant. and we've always said that when we have children we want to use a hammock as a bed for them. does anyone have a pattern to make a baby hammock?
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    i too was at the Nat. Jambo. i brought my ENODN....

    i too was at the Nat. Jambo. i brought my ENODN. did you have a chance to check out the hammock display while you were there? the camporee sounds like a great place to be able to display and show...
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    im in federal way. this would also be my first...

    im in federal way. this would also be my first actual hang so im still a noob.
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    Western Washington noob help hang

    Anyone in western Washington be up to doing a hang to help noobs like me learn more about hanging and methods? and maybe just general info for some people that need it.
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    weight isn't much of an issue as i stand right...

    weight isn't much of an issue as i stand right now with a tent my pack is at a base weight of 25-27 pounds. so at or around this weight would be fine. as for laying diagonally i tend to just lie...
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    thank you for the reply i will keep that in mind....

    thank you for the reply i will keep that in mind. can anyone help me with my other 2 questions?
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    sewing guyline things on a tarp

    how do you sew the guyline things is the middle of a tarp? from what ive herd its hard to do. but looking at it it just looks like you could just take a 2" piece of webbing and box stick it on. is...
  14. Thread: build or buy UQ?

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    what size grossgrain should i use? i saw...

    what size grossgrain should i use? i saw everything from 1/4" - 2"
  15. Thread: build or buy UQ?

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    thats awsome! ill have to give that a try!

    thats awsome! ill have to give that a try!
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    in my oppinon i would advise against an...

    in my oppinon i would advise against an inflatable pad. i have had a total of 4 and popped them all. granted i am hard on gear and this was before i started using a hammock. but for me its just one...
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    where do you guys but down for UQs?

    where do you guys but down for UQs?
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    awesome guys thanks. if it helps to narrow down...

    awesome guys thanks. if it helps to narrow down the search. i live in the pacific north west and backpack alot during the spring and fall.
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    weights not a big issue for me. thanks guys

    weights not a big issue for me. thanks guys
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    awsome. i think ill start with a summer UQ

    awsome. i think ill start with a summer UQ
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    thanks for the info guys i decided to just use is...

    thanks for the info guys i decided to just use is to cover my car and buy some rip stop.
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    help picking a tarp

    ive been looking a getting a tarp and im just lost when i search for them. originally i wanted to get a ENO dryfly but after hearing all the reviews decided against it. so my question is are there...
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    wow was that a fast response thanks slo! ive...

    wow was that a fast response thanks slo! ive watched all of his beginner series but ill have to look for the other ones. are there any other options?
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    build or buy UQ?

    is there anyway that i could modify an old sleeping bag to be used as an UQ?
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    what im talking about is making a slapstrap type...

    what im talking about is making a slapstrap type system out of the polyester webbing
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    polyester webbing help

    hey guys i am new to hammocking and need help with polyester webbing. ive found different websites that sell it but at $1 or more. i an wanting to make a sort of slapstraps/woopie suspension system...
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    what to do with an old parachute?

    i have found an old army parachute in my garage and want to make it into a double layer hammock but have yet to find a pattern to make it. does anyone have a pattern that i could use for this...
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