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    Thanks Shug, dragon360, I appreciate the...

    Thanks Shug, dragon360, I appreciate the feedback. Great video! Couldn't get any easier. Whoopies it is!
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    Advice on whoopie slings?

    So as you all know I just got my WBBB 1.7 DL and I love it so far, however I am thinking I might want to change the suspension to whoopie slings and toggles. I would like to see some feedback on...
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    Received my gear yesterday and slept in it last...

    Received my gear yesterday and slept in it last night. I absolutely love the UQ and TQ. The blackbird will take some fiddling with to find my sweet spot but was very comfortable the first night and...
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    Just received notice this morning, my stuff is on...

    Just received notice this morning, my stuff is on its way!!!! I tracked it and it will be here this Friday! I can't wait!
  5. Brandon is staying busy!!

    Sweet choice, I too just ordered a WBBB 1.7 DL yesterday. It will be my third hammock, but the WBBB will be my "go-to" backpacking setup. I have a HH Hex fly atm but as soon as I can I will be...
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    Just ordered....!

    I just ordered a shiny new Blackbird with a three season Yeti and three season Mamba. I am so excited, I feel like a kid again! :thumbup: Can't wait to string it up and sleep like a baby.
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    That's exactly how I feel. :D Now that I am...

    That's exactly how I feel. :D Now that I am gaining confidence in my abilities, I find myself pondering what else I can make, I think I have caught the DIY bug :lol:
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    If you want a new machine, I am liking the Singer...

    If you want a new machine, I am liking the Singer Heavy Duty, it sells for around $160 I believe and will sew through 10 to 12 layers of fairly heavy fabric with ease, there a video on Utube with a...
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    Congrats! on your 100th! As far as the weight...

    Congrats! on your 100th!
    As far as the weight goes, I have not weighed it, but it isn't much. If I had to guess I would say 8 to 10 ounces at the most. I am not worried about the extra weight, the...
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    I tell you what, after doing this, I certainly...

    I tell you what, after doing this, I certainly appreciate the skills that ZQ and others possess.
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    When I ordered the zipper, I also ordered stops,...

    When I ordered the zipper, I also ordered stops, full stops for the end of the zipper which spans the full width of the zipper, (2 total ), and single stops for the other end which only span a single...
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    Loving it!

    After a almost full day of sewing on my new to me machine, I love it! I just installed my zipper mod on my HH last night and used the zipper foot attachment, that thing is pure genius. I sewed the...
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    Zipper Install on my HH

    Well my materials came in yesterday and I just couldn't wait to tackle it! I am certainly an amateur and it shows, but it was fun and I would do it again in a heartbeat. I made plenty of mistakes...
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    My First Thread Injector!

    Hello everyone, I have been sitting here reading all your posts and contemplating getting into the DIY addiction. I like the idea of custom building my gear and having the knowledge of how to repair...
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    Name Change

    Hey there everyone, I had to do a name change, formerly Lightstryder. Just wanted to reintroduce myself. Don't mean to cause any confusion, I had some issues with that name and well long story,...
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    Need some advice...

    I just got my new explorer asym classic in the mail yesterday, and so far I love it. I ordered it from REI cuz I had some store credit and that was the best way to spend it I thought. Anyways I got...
  17. Oops, well all I can say is I am excited and got...

    Oops, well all I can say is I am excited and got the name wrong. Well you knew what I meant :)
  18. New HH Expedition Deluxe Classic On The Way!

    Hey everyone, I am taking this opportunity to kinda introduce myself and announce my new purchase at the same time! I just ordered a new HH Expedition Deluxe and a Hex Tarp and can't wait to hang...
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    Hello from California

    I just bought an ENO DoubleNest and love it! I normally tent camp but am considering using the hammock instead, at least in the summer. I have heard good things about this forum, a lot of great...
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