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  1. Very nice, I too prefer the 2 seperate lines for...

    Very nice, I too prefer the 2 seperate lines for the tarp ridgeline. Thanks for sharing.
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    Thanks, keep the videos coming I enjoy them and...

    Thanks, keep the videos coming I enjoy them and appreciate the effort.
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    Welcome, you'll love it here!

    Welcome, you'll love it here!
  4. Big Agnes, and it's the SL, my mistake. At 1 lb....

    Big Agnes, and it's the SL, my mistake. At 1 lb. 7 oz. it was the lightest at the 4.5 R value. I just learned the SL is not made now, the SLX replaced it. ...
  5. I really like my Q-core, much better than the REI...

    I really like my Q-core, much better than the REI Stratos. I have a regular and a UL, both are great, the UL is lighter so that's my go to.

    As for the hanging height you can use the Ultimate Hang...
  6. Interesting OP, it seems to me that hammocking is...

    Interesting OP, it seems to me that hammocking is a counterintuitive experience to a degree. In sports the "expert" equipment such as golf clubs, race cars, and motorcycles require a higher level of...
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    Robust, bombproof, heavy duty and well made all...

    Robust, bombproof, heavy duty and well made all describe accurately how the Amok is made in my opinion. It looks more engineered than many pieces of gear. I have an LL Bean expedition tent that is...
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    I have a tent, I have an Amok, and I have...

    I have a tent, I have an Amok, and I have gathered end hammocks, I pick hammocks and the Amok over the tent every time! Why sleep on the rocky, rooted and uneven ground.
  9. THANKS and congrats on another year in business!

    THANKS and congrats on another year in business!
  10. Thread: Eno sub 7

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    DelayedNeutron does not have a Sub7. His comments...

    DelayedNeutron does not have a Sub7. His comments have been about ant ENO bias and how his bargain kit compares to cottage vendor kits.
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    Thanks, I like the principle behind your...

    Thanks, I like the principle behind your adventure and enjoyed the video I watched! Keep them rolling.
  12. Thread: Eno sub 7

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    I picked up a sub-7 using REI discounts out of...

    I picked up a sub-7 using REI discounts out of curiosity since I could always use it for a niece. I'm 5'11" and find the hammock comfortable, haven't really had to constantly battle calf ridge like...
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    +1 on hanging a streamliner low, I love mine,...

    +1 on hanging a streamliner low, I love mine, it's light, has good visibility and never had calf ridge when I've used it. No it's not the choice for using it as a chair, but it's a great sleeping...
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    Welcome and thank your kid for saving you the HH...

    Welcome and thank your kid for saving you the HH experience. Just across the state line in Fort Mill. Enjoy the forum, I know I have benefited from the wealth of information here!!
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-vGQ2o-N5k

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-vGQ2o-N5k
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    Gunner, how could you hang from that abused tree,...

    Gunner, how could you hang from that abused tree, it has to be about dead, you put your life in danger...:rolleyes:
  17. Great news CB, I am sure we are all excited you...

    Great news CB, I am sure we are all excited you are healing well!
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    Hats off sir!

    Hats off sir!
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    Great to see the progress! You don't need lighter...

    Great to see the progress! You don't need lighter transportation, you need a side by side with a big motor and great suspension.
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    No, no, SAY IT AIN'T SO, that is the next planned...

    No, no, SAY IT AIN'T SO, that is the next planned purchase for me!!!
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    Welcome, I love Tulsa, spent 10 years there....

    Welcome, I love Tulsa, spent 10 years there. Enjoy the hammock journey. Go big and skip the work arounds.
  22. Great to hear you're recovery is progressing,...

    Great to hear you're recovery is progressing, thanks for sharing! Good luck with therapy.
  23. Hoping Jeremy recovers fully and soon! Thanks for...

    Hoping Jeremy recovers fully and soon! Thanks for the video, wow, what a fall, wow so great to survive!
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    You can pick that up for free at construction...

    You can pick that up for free at construction sites where the building has just had the tyvek installed.
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    http://www.sheltoweehammockcompany.com/hammocks/bo...

    http://www.sheltoweehammockcompany.com/hammocks/boone-40

    The most comfortable hammock I own, and one of the most comfortable I've tried. I did own a Hennessy Hammock Explorer UL, the over cover...
  26. The hammeck stand has 2 legs on each side like a...

    The hammeck stand has 2 legs on each side like a swingset where the ridgepole is integral to the structural support of the stand, the tripod stands, TATO gear and turtledog/turtle lady stands have an...
  27. As for hammocks, myans or Brazilians seem to be...

    As for hammocks, myans or Brazilians seem to be preferred choices. Try to catch a hammeck stand, it has a smaller footprint. I use a tablecloth for my EDH or every day hang, but plan to try a...
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    Good solution, I use a piece of shockcord from...

    Good solution, I use a piece of shockcord from the foot end of the side of the UQ that me feet are nearest to the ridgeline. I use a prussick knot on the ridgeline that let me position the shockcord...
  29. Thread: "Cat Cut"

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    Simply Light Designs makes a hammock called the...

    Simply Light Designs makes a hammock called the streamliner, the long sides have a inward cat cut to minimize floppy sides which increases the field of view and on the sewn channel ends there is a...
  30. WOW, that sure was a good way to experience the...

    WOW, that sure was a good way to experience the thru hiker community and culture, I'm only a few hours away from the AT and never considered getting out during the peak of the thru hiker season. Your...
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    Welcome from Fort Mill, this site is just FULL of...

    Welcome from Fort Mill, this site is just FULL of helpful information and folks, you'll love it!
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    VA is a great place, lived in the Shenandoah my...

    VA is a great place, lived in the Shenandoah my junior year of HS, Stuarts Draft, and spent 8 years in Brookneal before that. I love seeing threads with pics of the area I consider my home, always...
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    I have a couple of hammocks with cinch buckles,...

    I have a couple of hammocks with cinch buckles, both cinch buckles are on a continuous loops that are attached to the hammocks. The straps have either Dutch clips or carabiners on the the end, I...
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    FS: Intimidator, I'd like the SLD 11'er, I'm local...

    Intimidator, I'd like the SLD 11'er, I'm local and would prefer to meet in CLT, it'd be great to meet ya.
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    Thanks for the reminder, and words of wisdom. I...

    Thanks for the reminder, and words of wisdom. I think your thread convinced me not to buy one! But I thought since it was so cheap now the OP or someone else might find it useful. Still can't...
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    For car or base campers REI also has one and it's...

    For car or base campers REI also has one and it's under $60 right now.
  37. Look forward to the video and some testing of...

    Look forward to the video and some testing of it's limits. Been debating a full length quilt verses the Bonefire Whisper, leaning in the direction of the Whisper so far.
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    I'm partial to food myself, freeze dried or...

    I'm partial to food myself, freeze dried or dehydrated??
  39. Not really, you must be unaware of the new...

    Not really, you must be unaware of the new official PSH vehicle, it's a DeLorean. She said she didn't want to leave anyone behind!
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    Misunderstandings are easy and harsh words are as...

    Misunderstandings are easy and harsh words are as well, writing an open apology can be very difficult, kudos for you demonstrating great character!
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    If you really a want fiddle free ham mocking...

    If you really a want fiddle free ham mocking experience contact Jeremy at Bonefire Gear. Jeremy has done the math and applied the science, all you have to do is pony up the cash wait a little while...
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    I have been life long side sleeper, never could...

    I have been life long side sleeper, never could sleep on my back at all. After a resection of my intestines I had no choice, docs orders sleep on my back only. It took mouths to sleep well on my...
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    Try Sheltowee hammocks, he may be selling just...

    Try Sheltowee hammocks, he may be selling just UQ's now, I saw a review recently of one. I have one of his insulated hammocks, it's quite comfy and I think the UQ is oversized significantly at least...
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    You're right, I was thinking of their multi cam:

    You're right, I was thinking of their multi cam:
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    Welcome from native, North Carolinian…that is!...

    Welcome from native, North Carolinian…that is! I've retreated to just south of Charlotte.
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    How very cool, I just read about the birth of the...

    How very cool, I just read about the birth of the Ditch clip!

    From post #395



    From post #435:
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    SilPoly does not absorb water like SilNylon. And...

    SilPoly does not absorb water like SilNylon. And may be available in wider stock from Rip Stop By the Roll.
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    +1 on the Kwpapke's video! I can offer ZERO...

    +1 on the Kwpapke's video!

    I can offer ZERO reliable advice and ZERO experience to get you to zero degrees or less in a HHSS. However I dod do a review of mine while I still had it which I...
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    Do a search for the super shelter and look for...

    Do a search for the super shelter and look for post by BillyBob and CryoftheWild. I've been OK with the SS to the 20's using the SB per instructions using a 15* bag zipped up with about what you...
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    Having multiple tools can make the job easier....

    Having multiple tools can make the job easier. And I have to agree that it would be hard to go wrong with the purchase of either. SilPoly's attribute of not absorbing H2O would seem to make that...
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