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    For the cost, I just ordered a synthetic wooki...

    For the cost, I just ordered a synthetic wooki clone from Simply light design,, cant beat the price :)
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    I think you just sold 2 of these, hope your...

    I think you just sold 2 of these, hope your getting a commission :)
    How do you feel the temp rating is ?
    We kayak camp (in WV)starting in mid may through mid October.
    We will see 2 or so trips...
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    How does it compare to the Wookie for fitment?...

    How does it compare to the Wookie for fitment?
    Looking for a Wooki style UQ for my sons WBBB XLC, but synthetic.
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    Thanks, His prices are crazy reasonable,,...

    Thanks,
    His prices are crazy reasonable,, Sending an email about colors
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    Commercially made synthetic "Wookie" ?

    Wasted to much time looking for material, kayak season is on me.
    Do any of the cottage manufactures make a synthetic (Climashield) Wooki ?

    I asked Brandon, but he said only down, and I want (need...
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    Any other places to get 67-70" wide ripstop (1.0...

    Any other places to get 67-70" wide ripstop (1.0 - 1.2 oz uncoated)??
    RSBTR is out of stock for at least another month.
    looking for grey and burnt orange.
    Seaming really wont work as it would be a...
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    1.2 MTN XL restocking??

    Any word on when the 67" wide 1.2 MTN ripstop wide be re-stocked (Burnt orange and grey) ??

    Thanks,
    Nick
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    I was thinking about a seam,, But I suck at seams...

    I was thinking about a seam,, But I suck at seams :)
    Straight up sewing, I'm ok,, but fancy good looking seams, nope.
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    A wide Wooki?

    So, I am going to attempt to make Climashield "Wookis" for a WBBB XLC and a DH Darien.
    The XLC is 62" wide (orange) and Darien is 70" wide (Charcoal).

    I really do not want to go over about 1.0oz...
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    For me: the material savings (cost) of a 3/4 is...

    For me:
    the material savings (cost) of a 3/4 is not worth the penny pinching, like what, saving $8 in material.
    Size,, I Kayak camp. The additional 3oz and 30 cu inches wont affect me.
    With a full...
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    Not looking for cheaper, just in stock,, only...

    Not looking for cheaper, just in stock,, only showing 2 yds :(
    It is 67" wide, probably 65-66 useable,, not sure if that would affect the wooki on a true 70" wide hammock?
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    X wide 1.0 - 1.2oz ripstop for UQ

    I am making a Synthetic Wooki (Snooki) for my DH Darien.
    My Darien is 70" wide, Charcoal Grey.

    So I am looking for some 1.0 - 1.2 ripstop nylon in Charcoal around 70" wide for the top shell of...
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    Thanks for the suggestions,, I am settling in on...

    Thanks for the suggestions,, I am settling in on making a "Clima Shield Wooki" and adding Hammock hooks near/at the hammock tie outs (if needed),, or something similar to Steves idea.

    Slack
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    Thanks, Slack

    Thanks,

    Slack
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    So for those of you who have made a synthetic...

    So for those of you who have made a synthetic "Wooki"
    The top shell is a rectangle fabric the same size as your hammock?,,,
    To that you attach the climashield and outer shell in the size/area of...
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    I plan on making the UQ as wide as the pattern...

    I plan on making the UQ as wide as the pattern dictates it should be.
    Does anyone have hooks sewn on the hammock as Dream Hammock offers?

    Is a "Wooki" just mean it has a Full length top shell?...
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    UQ for WIDE hammock

    I have made many UQs for my horde of Hennessey hammocks, and they have worked well.
    I always made a pattern out of a table cloth, with someone laying in the hammock.
    When constructing them I made a...
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    Hammock camping for 10+ years,, most times I have...

    Hammock camping for 10+ years,, most times I have 3-6 people in hammocks,, never had a failure.
    We are kayak campers, so we don't count grams. My straps are 3500# rated and slightly thicker than the...
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    I just could never do it, I could never hang one...

    I just could never do it, I could never hang one end of a hammock from a vehicle, climb in and goto sleep. I would have to pull the plug wires and put them in my ridge line organizer. :)
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    I have not had any problems with the zipper, I...

    I have not had any problems with the zipper, I just like big beefy hammocks, and big beefy zippers :) (my darien is a DL 2.2)
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    I had the same reservations when I received my...

    I had the same reservations when I received my WBBB XLC this summer.
    The zippers seamed so small and frankly, hard to "find" or grasp.

    I am a kayak camper so size and weight is not a major issue...
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    Back to work,, specifically order 7207 ! :)

    Back to work,, specifically order 7207 ! :)
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    Are you all sure you aint pissing in your sleep ?...

    Are you all sure you aint pissing in your sleep ? lol
    I quickly sewed up an UQ when I got my 1st HH hammock, I tried a sleeping bag and layers but was cold.
    I have 4-5 UQs for my various hammocks,...
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    This is all I see reading your story,, 166316

    This is all I see reading your story,,

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    12+ years now, 5 hennesy's (original, Expo,...

    12+ years now, 5 hennesy's (original, Expo, explorer, ULBP) all with the original "1/4" to spare" Asym tarps.
    about 3-5 trips a year with my complete cast of HH's filled with kids, for over 10...
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    Depends on the funds, I have bought 5 used...

    Depends on the funds,
    I have bought 5 used Hennesy hammocks, 3 off of this forum.
    1st was an original Hennessey hammock for $50.00
    I bought a $15 dollar sewing machine, taught myself and made a...
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    Don't worry about them "ready to ship" items,,...

    Don't worry about them "ready to ship" items,, get back to work on the orders :)
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    Unless you are a youth or midget, the HH Expo is...

    Unless you are a youth or midget, the HH Expo is gonna not be comfortable.
    My 2 HH Expo's are strictly for kids these days.
    My 2 HH Explorers and jungle explorer are being retired after discovering...
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    I attended the Chicken from about 84-87,, lone...

    I attended the Chicken from about 84-87,, lone star long necks were 50 cent, pitchers of pearl were 1.00, Shiner Bock (My now beer of choice) was not yet in there?
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    It was them $1.00 pitchers of Pearl at the...

    It was them $1.00 pitchers of Pearl at the Chicken :)
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    Just saying:

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    The Yellow one is a Cuda 12, the green one a...

    The Yellow one is a Cuda 12, the green one a Coosa HD, and one in the background is a Jackson Big Rig
    The Jackson boats are total game changers on the river camping/fishing trips. The storage is...
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    He has the Int Orange WBBB XLC and a Charcoal HH...

    He has the Int Orange WBBB XLC and a Charcoal HH Hex tarp,,
    I was flip-flopping between concealed color or standout when I ordered his hammock,, but we are not really going to be able to "hide"...
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    International orange = Burnt or Blaze?

    Bought my son a WBBB XLC in Int Orange for his 16th Birthday, it solved all his sleeping issues he was having with the HH Explorer. He can now 100% side sleep with the XLC.

    I want to make some...
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    Are you staking out the side pullouts? I stake...

    Are you staking out the side pullouts?
    I stake mine out with a lot of tension, or I should say my son does, The XLC is his.

    Slack
  38. Thread: Wooki

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    OK, Thanks :)

    OK, Thanks :)
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    What exactly do you by a "Tie", does the Wooki...

    What exactly do you by a "Tie", does the Wooki connect to the hammock at the foot and head box?
    I am imagining sewing a small ribbon loop into the hammock at the foot box and a button or hook on the...
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    Thanks, sealed the outside, not pretty but...

    Thanks,
    sealed the outside, not pretty but should work.

    Slack
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    What holds the Wooki to the hammock at the "Head...

    What holds the Wooki to the hammock at the "Head box" and Foot Box" ?
    When I lay in the WBBB XLC, my feet push the hammock fabric out creating the "foot box" (The shape of the net allows the fabric...
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    Where we camped the river was well over 6' deep...

    Where we camped the river was well over 6' deep on the far bank.
    watched a bald eagle fishing over my morning coffee
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    South Branch in WV, it varied from 12" to 8-10...

    South Branch in WV, it varied from 12" to 8-10 feet.
    I have "developed relationships with locals for shuttles (paid), this one I drive to the fellas house where we take out at the end of the trip, ...
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    1st trip WBBB XLC

    My now 16 Y.O. Son has been river/hammock camping with me for 10 years now.
    We have used hennesy hammocks with good luck, but in the last 2 years he has had problems sleeping through the night (HH...
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    Seam Sealing polyester tarp seam

    I have a Hennesy 70D polyester hex tarp.
    last outing it rained hard for 2 hours and I was getting drops trough the seam.
    I picked up some "Seam Grip" sealer&Adhesive.

    Should that go on the...
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    I was holding out for a Olive ext/orange interior...

    I was holding out for a Olive ext/orange interior in the 2.2 Hex70 74 fabric but it looks like the orange 74 wide is a ways off still.
    If this one is as good as I think it will be, I will resell...
  47. I know the deer snort all to well,, I hear it...

    I know the deer snort all to well,, I hear it every fall while hunter. As I awake from a slumber in my tree stand and scare off a deer or 2.
    Bard Owls, once had about 4-5 of them circled around me...
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    I started with a used $50 original non-asym...

    I started with a used $50 original non-asym Hennesy Hammock, it worked and got me started.
    $30 in material and I had an UQ

    over the next 5-8 years I collected about 6-7 more Hennesy Hammock (all...
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    Opps, did it again

    Just ordered a Dream Hammocks custom Darien.
    Double Layer 2.2 hex 70 (I kayak camp so weight is not a problem and want a FLAT lay)
    Charcoal ext/ Vader Blue Int

    Just got my son a WBBB XLC last...
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    I am making a HEAVY cargo tarp for my kayak. My...

    I am making a HEAVY cargo tarp for my kayak.
    My food or "snack" container has a 10" round screw on lid, I am cutting a hole in the tarp so I can access the lid while on the water.
    I want to trim...
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