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    Memorial Hang AZ Kinder Crossing

    Taking my three young ones for a memorial hang at Kinder Crossing on East Clear creek north of Payson. If you you would like to join us there will be lots of fun see you there. Here's where were...
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    DIY 40* TQ/BQ CF Tarp 12' ULA OHM 2.0 Trail...

    DIY 40* TQ/BQ
    CF Tarp 12'
    ULA OHM 2.0
    Trail Design Ti Tri system
    Bushbuddy
    Mini Atomic
    Go Lite rain pants
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    Wow Gnome good pic's I got a full refund from REI...

    Wow Gnome good pic's I got a full refund from REI for renting the wrong tails for our snowshoes. That was very admirable of them to do so. Personally the MSR shoes worked great around 4lbs if you got...
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    Wow Gnome nice sticker collection. Wish I had one.

    Wow Gnome nice sticker collection. Wish I had one.
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    WTB: Evernew Titanium 500ml Mug Pot

    Just looking for the evernew 500ml mug pot that goes with the Appalachian set.
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    I reside in Arizona myself add me to your friend...

    I reside in Arizona myself add me to your friend list. I have plan's for a hang this month early next month. I make all my own gear there for have my own suspension. Dynaglide is lightest woopie to...
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    Another week or two Steve I'm thinking. Steve you...

    Another week or two Steve I'm thinking. Steve you deciding on driving up Friday and heading down the trail at the butt crack of dawn I'm all for that. I'm hoping for more people to join in on this...
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    You name the time and place ready for lion's,...

    You name the time and place ready for lion's, tiger's, and bear's oh my.
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    What a weekend, a 2000' elev. gain to the top of...

    What a weekend, a 2000' elev. gain to the top of Milk Ranch what a great time. Theres nothing better than hanging literally in the piney woods. The first attempt at a twiggy fire taught a lesson or...
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    I wish I was there oh wait I was what a bunch of...

    I wish I was there oh wait I was what a bunch of fun it was.
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    Wish I could be there but I have two things...

    Wish I could be there but I have two things working against me one I work Saturdays and the extra money i cant pass up two I promised my sister to help her move Sunday. But I have been down maxwell...
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    I think there are several things I would like to...

    I think there are several things I would like to just say since plans are being changed at the last second. First thing, this is the second year in a row that a fall hang is being foiled by it's...
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    Hey everyone this trip sounds really nice It...

    Hey everyone this trip sounds really nice It would be fun to come on Friday I know I am working so it looks as if I would probably be on my own hoofing from the designated parking area and would mean...
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    One set for me and two boys!

    One set for me and two boys!
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    3uq, 3tq,3tarps, 3whitney's In 10 Days

    I am fried after just the underquilts, but rounding second base onto the top quilts and plan to finish them by late tomorrow. Then the tarps and jackets a day on tarps and two days on jackets. Fueled...
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    Ole Sammy JD is in for a fall hang. Just finished...

    Ole Sammy JD is in for a fall hang. Just finished making some new gear this week gonna need to test it out show it off and have it critiqued by the senior members. I just got on this post and still...
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    This is definitely a start. I was thinking about...

    This is definitely a start. I was thinking about writing up cuben material profiles. A list of cuben materials that tell the properties, and characteristics. I will definitely make sure that I tape...
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    Cuben Proving Grounds

    I have visited to the cubic tech facility and have seen what I would have never expected. What most know of cubic tech are their 4 or 5 most notorious materials ranging from .5 oz to 1.4 oz. These...
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    Cuben tarp brainstorm

    I live in Arizona where cuben fiber is manufactured. Recently I accuired 20 yards of cuben not cheap. Planning on making two new tarps. Most likely they will have a eleven foot ridge no cat cut not...
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    Cuben Lined UQ

    I have thought about using cuben fiber as the liner in the construction of 3 UQ's I am making. I got this idea from Grizz's DIY underquilt ( http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?t=6466...
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    Absolutely I live where Cuben is made. Its like...

    Absolutely I live where Cuben is made. Its like being at the center of the DIY ultralight enthusiast dream. I have to say that the video will help me out a lot thank you. As far as your underquilt...
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    Found Cuben Fiber .5oz for $20, .7oz for $21....

    Found Cuben Fiber .5oz for $20, .7oz for $21. Picking up Cuben Fiber this week looks like the tarps will be finished before I finish the quilts going to use cuben double sided tape, reinforce the...
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    Looking for some advice on making quilts. Enjoyed...

    Looking for some advice on making quilts. Enjoyed your link Mad77 read all the way through will refer to it when making quilts. I havent decided on dart length. Also I plan to run the noseeum to the...
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    Sewing is in my blood. Yah I have made three...

    Sewing is in my blood. Yah I have made three other quilts a tarp and some jackets.
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    Help w/ curved baffles

    Going to make three UQ's and three top quilts with 1.1 ripstop have 7lbs of 800 down. UQ1-72x44x4 UQ2-66x42x4 UQ3- 60x42x4. Not sure on how many baffles for each quilt thinking 8 to 9 baffles. Also...
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    Has anyone visited the www.sailrite.com site and...

    Has anyone visited the www.sailrite.com site and seen their materials. They have nylon .5oz $11.95, 3/4oz for $11.35, etc resin impregnated with zero porosity. Meaning there are no voids in the...
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    You make several good pints and actually very...

    You make several good pints and actually very glad to hear you say threres not not a signify diference between the m_90 and 1.1 nylon. Mad do you have links for quilt designs? Looking for a design...
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    Making 3 UQ/TQ Need links,advice

    First does 900 fill have such a significant difference than 800 that its worth shelling out the extra cash. Going to buy 6lbs of down to make three winter under quilts and three winter top quilts...
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    Hey JBO I have two son's I have been making gear...

    Hey JBO I have two son's I have been making gear for so I have some perspective for you. Ideally if your son is carrying all his own gear it is important you do not sacrifice warmth, comfort, and...
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    Thank you all for your expertise. The pictures...

    Thank you all for your expertise. The pictures give me a great visual. I will be spending the next couple days sewing and cutting and pinning all the while checking in with some photos and probably a...
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    Yeah definitely could use some pictures and you...

    Yeah definitely could use some pictures and you nailed the questions perfectly thanks what a big help. So I am going to start cutting materials soon sweet got to get my camera's ready first though....
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    UQ DIY Suspension/Construction ???

    I am going to make 3 UQ's during the next few days and right when I thought I was sure about all the design issues I still have a big question in my mind on how my UQ will be set up. I am making two...
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    The ultralight GT is the first hammock I have had...

    The ultralight GT is the first hammock I have had so I can not really give a good overall comparison. I kinda do not see the point in sacrificing a couple oz's for comfort in my opinion. Truly if I...
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    Sticky: 6.50 a yard is great and I plan to make two UQ's...

    6.50 a yard is great and I plan to make two UQ's for my sons only the shipping on 8 yards is $50 dollars thats a killer from NC to AZ!
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    Just finished unpacking 9pm Sunday. We defiantly...

    Just finished unpacking 9pm Sunday. We defiantly missed everyone who didn't make it and I think another hang would be great. The whole weekend was totally awesome as my first hang. I met really cool...
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    Well all my stuff is spread out on the floor so I...

    Well all my stuff is spread out on the floor so I can visually check everything before I pack it have a few odd and end things I still need to gather. I am ready for the weekend one final day of work...
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    Friday back on this is great looking forward to...

    Friday back on this is great looking forward to hiking and some fishing. I feel bare knuckle trying out a new hammock but it will show how resilient I can be trying something new. Nothing better than...
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    Probably going to have to work Friday Gnome my...

    Probably going to have to work Friday Gnome my wifes car had a flat had to replace $150, son broke arm need a cast $160, and today wifes car battery died $85. We are having a Halloween party / ...
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    Yah luckily I have a 0 degree bag and a 20 degree...

    Yah luckily I have a 0 degree bag and a 20 degree bag. I am thinking of using the 0 as my sleeping bag and 20 as a under quilt and it all depends on the weather. I will bring a 10 by 10 tarp for a...
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    I have to say Clark Jungle Hammocks almost...

    I have to say Clark Jungle Hammocks almost certainly are my favorite although I have seen some tarps that fold in front and back and close in on the hammock not sure which or where to look for these...
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    Thanks I hope to sleep in clear skies I will have...

    Thanks I hope to sleep in clear skies I will have to take into consideration the possibility for rain maybe though I'd rather not buy a Hennessy from REI. The reason I say this is from my...
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    I am leaning to buying a Hammock Bliss from...

    I am leaning to buying a Hammock Bliss from Sportsmans. I have looked at them on the internet they are your basic hammock like an Eno and a good back up or spare for a friend or for the youngsters. I...
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    A week away from a nice hang out sounds like...

    A week away from a nice hang out sounds like everybody is getting ready. Looking forward to picking up a hammock soon thinking about making a trip to REI this weekend.
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    I would like a map my email address is...

    I would like a map my email address is usasd@hotmail.com thanks I will be riding up with Gnome 77. Was out looking at new hammocks today and spotted a few at Sportmans pretty cool not sure if it is...
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    Hey my name is Samuel and a friend of Gnome77. I...

    Hey my name is Samuel and a friend of Gnome77. I am looking into getting a hammock and am really interested in your upcoming expedition at West Clear Creek. I would like to check out some hammocks...
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