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  1. I like using Zing-It (or Lash-It or whatever) for...

    I like using Zing-It (or Lash-It or whatever) for my guylines because it's thin and smaller than amsteel. Amsteel is great for other things, but overkill for guylines. If you have a ton of it and...
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    I thought the point of hammocking was to get off...

    I thought the point of hammocking was to get off the ground?
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    I just got my 11' Tadpole last month for my...

    I just got my 11' Tadpole last month for my birthday. I only got the tri loops added because I like how easy it makes adding guylines. I also have a Superfly, so this is my smaller tarp with no...
  4. Thread: Vets who hang.

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    Army vet here too. '09-'13

    Army vet here too. '09-'13
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    Awesome! Thanks guys!

    Awesome! Thanks guys!
  6. Another chance! Thanks so much Dutch and Alana! ...

    Another chance! Thanks so much Dutch and Alana!

    My Hammock:
    I would build a 10 ft (or maybe 11...) simple hammock with a Fronkey style bugnet. It would have a fixed ridgeline with the organizer...
  7. I agree, it's fun to plan out these projects,...

    I agree, it's fun to plan out these projects, even if I may not get the chance to do them for a while. Of course the chance of getting to do this at all is great!
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    Nice work! I always thought making a DIY quilt...

    Nice work! I always thought making a DIY quilt would be really difficult, but your post makes it seem doable. Still some work, but not impossible for me. I'll have to give it a shot sometime.
  9. Just this weekend I was dreaming out getting a...

    Just this weekend I was dreaming out getting a sewing machine and making my own hammock with Dutch supplies! I couldn't afford it though, so this is awesome! My tablecloth hammock is ok, but not...
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    Thanks SilvrSufr, I didn't even think to read the...

    Thanks SilvrSufr, I didn't even think to read the TOS. And your post is very helpful stuff too.

    I do like the ideas though, I'll have to think about this some more, especially the ramifications of...
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    What's missing in today's market?

    I've learned so much from you guys here at Hammock Forums, and from the great vendors here. Pretty much all my gear is from cottage vendors and I want to keep it that way. I'd really love to give...
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    Thanks! I'm glad I made it, now I don't have to...

    Thanks! I'm glad I made it, now I don't have to have trees to be able to use my hammock! It was a pretty easy project, and a lot of fun. I'm hoping to get back outside soon, but now I have about 6...
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    Well Monday night I went out again, as the temps...

    Well Monday night I went out again, as the temps were only supposed to be in the 40s. I made it through the whole night with ease, though I got a little chilly in the middle of the night. When I woke...
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    Ah, good question. I did have a little inflatable...

    Ah, good question. I did have a little inflatable pad under my feet. There wasn't much wind, maybe a little breezy. I think the main thing was I only had some thin layers on and more than likely my...
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    Wow, thanks for all the responses everyone! Looks...

    Wow, thanks for all the responses everyone! Looks like I have plenty of videos to watch now...
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    Failed Winter Campout Test

    Well... I tried.

    I built my first Turtledog stand over the last two weeks, and finally got the chance to test it out last night. Out here in Colorado, it was supposed to drop to around 9 degrees,...
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    Youtube channels

    What youtube channels are you guys watching when you can't get outside to hike/camp/hammock? The ones I like right now are:

    Shugemery (of course)
    Joe Brewer (used to be Biophtera or something)...
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    I just went out to Home Depot and got everything...

    I just went out to Home Depot and got everything needed for the TDS, except the wood. I couldn't carry it easily so I'll just go back later this week. I was just curious though, would regular wood be...
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    I won't have the chance to get out this week, but...

    I won't have the chance to get out this week, but I just got back from Home Depot with most of the stuff needed to make a Turtledog hammock stand, so hopefully in the next week or two I'll be out...
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    Are they still waiting on the titanium to get in,...

    Are they still waiting on the titanium to get in, does anyone know?
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    Oh I'm being very patient... I only check around...

    Oh I'm being very patient... I only check around 4 or 5 times a day!
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    Ah, ok. Well hopefully it came in then. Either...

    Ah, ok. Well hopefully it came in then. Either way, another week won't kill me. I know it'll be worth the wait when I do get my quilts!
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    Does anyone know the status of the Titanium...

    Does anyone know the status of the Titanium fabric? I'm 6052 and it hasn't shipped yet, I believe because they were waiting on the Titanium to come in.
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    Aww... I was 6052 but mine hasn't shipped yet. I...

    Aww... I was 6052 but mine hasn't shipped yet. I think I read that they were waiting on the Titanium fabric to come in so I guess that's the hold up. I can't believe how quick these orders are...
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    oops, that would be what I was looking for... Not...

    oops, that would be what I was looking for... Not sure how I missed that. Thanks!
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    no more SL 1.0 oz hammocks?

    I just visited the Dream Hammocks site and noticed a big Notice posted along the top of the page that said "We are no longer accepting orders for single layer hammocks using our 1.0 & 1.1oz fabrics."...
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    Oh, I see now. I wasn't picturing it right...

    Oh, I see now. I wasn't picturing it right before, but that should work perfectly. Thanks for your help!
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    Awesome videos! I can't believe I haven't found...

    Awesome videos! I can't believe I haven't found those yet... Any suggestions if I'm whipping the ends myself and using whoopies though? The whoopies just loop over the whipping and tighten down, so I...
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    adding a structural ridgeline

    I'm getting ready to try making another one or two DIY hammocks from the tablecloths, but I was wondering if there's an easy way to add in a structural ridgeline and keep it kind of locked into...
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    Finally got my order in for my new 20 Burrow in...

    Finally got my order in for my new 20 Burrow in hunter green, and a 0 Incubator in grey! After seeing how many orders have been placed on here already I'm not sure if i'll get it by spring time...
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    I'll hopefully be picking up a 20 Burrow and 0...

    I'll hopefully be picking up a 20 Burrow and 0 Incubator from Hammock Gear. From the posts above me it looks like I shouldn't expect it until spring... lots of customers!
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    buying a set (TQ and UQ)

    I thought I read somewhere that if you buy a set of a top quilt and under quilt from hammock gear they give you a small discount. Am I losing my mind, or is that true? I may be ordering both soon,...
  33. Louisville. Just a few minutes from Boulder, and...

    Louisville. Just a few minutes from Boulder, and not too far from Denver. I think I remember seeing that you are/were from Colorado, right?
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    I like this idea. I swear I don't have a...

    I like this idea. I swear I don't have a problem...
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    Congrats! I love my Dream Hammock. Working with...

    Congrats! I love my Dream Hammock. Working with Papa Smurf was great, and really made me glad that I went with him for my hammock.
  36. I wish I could go to this... but I'll be moving...

    I wish I could go to this... but I'll be moving out to Colorado the week before. Have a great time without me!
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    sounds like a new product is in the works......

    sounds like a new product is in the works... :laugh:
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    Thanks for the replies guys! I don't have a...

    Thanks for the replies guys! I don't have a thread injector yet, but I trust you Dutch. I'll leave them on and keep a cautious eye on them for a little while. If I do manage to lose one though, I...
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    How do you not lose all this dutch gear?

    I just got my first set of Dutch clips along with some other cool stuff to try out, and my biggest concern right now is loosing equipment. The stingerz and wasps can be secured onto my lines, but...
  40. I have only had the chance to hang twice so far,...

    I have only had the chance to hang twice so far, and after those first two nights, my neck was really stiff and my lower back hurt just a little. Obviously being my first time, I'm sure I was doing a...
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    Wilderness Logics Tadpole tarp HG Burrow 20 HG...

    Wilderness Logics Tadpole tarp
    HG Burrow 20
    HG Incubator 20
    of course lots of Dutch bling...
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    Ok, cool. That's what I was hoping to hear. Any...

    Ok, cool. That's what I was hoping to hear. Any guidelines on how long to make the entire rope for the SRL? I'm guessing it'll be just over 10 ft, but that's a total guess. One other question, how...
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    First Tablecloth Hammock!

    Well, I just bought a tablcloth last night and of course a bunch of Dutch goodies. This will be my first attempt at anything DIY, and from what I've read, it should be pretty easy. one question I...
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    moving to colorado!

    Hey everyone! I just wanted to put a post out there letting everyone know I'll be moving to Colorado in just a few weeks, and I'll definitely be looking to make some friends out there who are...
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    Thanks! Those pics were exactly what i was...

    Thanks! Those pics were exactly what i was looking for. Now I just have to find the money to get some new gear...
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    Honestly I'm not sure what I plan to do. Right...

    Honestly I'm not sure what I plan to do. Right now i have my sleeping bag loose because its so big and awkward that I can't really fit it in with the stuff sack. I may leave my quilts loose in the...
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    Yeah, I know they can be compressed a lot more I...

    Yeah, I know they can be compressed a lot more I just wondered at the size differences between them. My current bag takes up half of my pack right now! A new top quilt is the next thing on my list...
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    Hammock Gear quilt sizes

    I was wondering if anyone has a picture of Hammock Gear's Pheonix, Incubator, and Burrow side by side when compressed. I'm mainly looking to see how much room each will take up in my pack compared to...
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    I got mine last week. I had to go to my...

    I got mine last week. I had to go to my grandparents house to get some good trees, and set it up Saturday and Sunday. It was awesome. I can't wait to go camping now to test it out more!
  50. mine took about 3 weeks to get it. just got it in...

    mine took about 3 weeks to get it. just got it in the mail last weekend.
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