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    The warbonnet wooki is probably the best example

    The warbonnet wooki is probably the best example
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    why? if the spacing is closer, you can use...

    why?

    if the spacing is closer, you can use whoopie at one end, and just use your continuous loop to the tree strap on the other side

    you don't HAVE To use whoopies on both sides ever, if you...
  3. well, the issue (in my eyes) is that when your...

    well, the issue (in my eyes) is that when your suspension/hang isn't ideal, the ridgeline will absorb a lot of the excess forces, rather than have the hammock do it

    in this case, it'll apply those...
  4. oh I know, it's supposed to be similar to a...

    oh I know, it's supposed to be similar to a hammock, you whip manually, and pull/gather it unevenly

    strategically of course

    looking at the finished product, doesn't seem like anyone notices,...
  5. I felt like he did address that He said there...

    I felt like he did address that

    He said there was nothing special about it, just a rectangle of fabric
  6. yikes, looks like a mess ridgeline sewn to the...

    yikes, looks like a mess

    ridgeline sewn to the hammock, not suspension, and the bugnet zippers look awful
  7. bunch of reasons plastic in the cold (you want...

    bunch of reasons

    plastic in the cold (you want this for winter, no?) is generally not awesome

    you need to leave a vent open anyway, so that you're not trapping all the moisture you exhale
    ...
  8. I would absolutely not put a plastic window on...

    I would absolutely not put a plastic window on it....

    I'd be awfully tempted to just put a solid cover over it, leaving a bit of a open bit, like you described
  9. Only true adjustable ridgeline..... *cough cough*

    not gonna lie, I laughed, then went out and tried it with my jeep ;)


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3k5TnWDSZg
  10. Yeah 20 bucks is really reasonable for that

    Yeah 20 bucks is really reasonable for that
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    I really love this tarp Jared made. it's just...

    I really love this tarp Jared made. it's just fantastic
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    Center pole mod can easily accomplished just with...

    Center pole mod can easily accomplished just with beastie dees and a pole. Cordage to keep it steady seems optional. Havent needed it with mine
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    I've got a klymit pillow x that I really like a...

    I've got a klymit pillow x that I really like a lot more than I expected
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    yup, only time I've had a puddle on my mat was a...

    yup, only time I've had a puddle on my mat was a 90+ afternoon nap at the lake
  15. It definitely seems like an easy add on

    It definitely seems like an easy add on
  16. that does sound like the easiest way to make it...

    that does sound like the easiest way to make it happen.
  17. exped makes nice pads, for sure I'm got the...

    exped makes nice pads, for sure

    I'm got the synthetic version (synmat 9). they fill out the pocket of the draumr very nicely
  18. i think step one is just to see if you can match...

    i think step one is just to see if you can match the zipper somehow. if you can't do that, you'll need to find a new way to make it work
  19. does the new bugnet completely unzip? I thought...

    does the new bugnet completely unzip? I thought it was still attached at one point like the original Draumr...


    I'd originally rigged up a sock style, with part of a Costco quilt, that you...
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    you're not going to find a gathered end that's...

    you're not going to find a gathered end that's stomach sleeping flat (unless it's absolutely massive)

    side sleeping is doable with strategic pillow placement

    for true stomach sleeping, the...
  21. I've been struggling with this one too I'd...

    I've been struggling with this one too

    I'd love to see some actual testing to prove it one way or the other

    generally, conduction is WAY more efficient than convection, so I'm not sure why...
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    I am a stomach sleeper, the Draumr is a godsend...

    I am a stomach sleeper, the Draumr is a godsend for this reason.
  23. there's that new kickstarter, the Haven Tent,...

    there's that new kickstarter, the Haven Tent, which is kind of what you're describing. it's kinda a mashup of an Amok Draumr, and a ridgerunner
  24. i just hang mine over the bar in my closet

    i just hang mine over the bar in my closet
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    i'm really happy with mine too. the ability to...

    i'm really happy with mine too. the ability to sleep in whatever position you want is such a luxury, and being able to adjust the tension/support in a few different spots makes it really awesome to...
  27. Thread: Type of pad

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    an air matt is at least 5-10 times more...

    an air matt is at least 5-10 times more comfortable than a foam matt.

    much prefer it for sleeping
  28. I wouldn't treat it a ton differently, to be...

    I wouldn't treat it a ton differently, to be honest

    they're usually 11-12 foot from end to end, with 8ish feet that is "bed"

    I just hang mine as if it's a regular gathered end, and then call it...
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    you really need a good winter rated pad. when...

    you really need a good winter rated pad. when it's ridiculous cold out, I also add a wool blanket inside the draumr to sleep on, just to give the extra shoulder coverage. I've never had issues...
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    yup, I have to admit, I'd really like to give it...

    yup, I have to admit, I'd really like to give it a try.
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    If you dont need the xl size, then dont Xl...

    If you dont need the xl size, then dont

    Xl NEEDS their fjol, the regular can use any appropriate pad


    Fjol is a decent pad, at a decent price.
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    the new draumr has a boot shelf too, which seems...

    the new draumr has a boot shelf too, which seems odd to me as well.

    the poles I suspect will work just as well as every other bridge style hammock. they're not really a new innovation
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    it's 5 lbs, all in, give or take. i'm not...

    it's 5 lbs, all in, give or take.

    i'm not crazy about the non-standard air pad tho

    but it's really grabbed my attention
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    Anyone see this kickstarter? Haven tent

    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/haventents/haven-tent

    It looks like an amok draumr and a ridgerunner had a baby


    I suspect it will be not a backpacker, but it looks interesting as a...
  35. CDT 176754176755 Or just use a...

    CDT

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    Or just use a wool afghan on the inside of it. compression is a non-issue with wool
  36. worst case scenario, you can carry extra 2 inch...

    worst case scenario, you can carry extra 2 inch tree huggers, and just larks head suspensions onto those. you'd only need a couple feet for each end
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    the loaded pic..........it looks like you're in a...

    the loaded pic..........it looks like you're in a very deep bath tub
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    their stuff is neat, somewhat over engineered ...

    their stuff is neat, somewhat over engineered

    it comes across (to me) as more base camp gear, than backpacking/hiking gear, if that makes sense?
  39. I was kinda thinking the same thing it's at...

    I was kinda thinking the same thing

    it's at least DIFFERENT, and cut in a way that maybe solves a problem for some folks. for under $25, wouldn't be the worst gamble
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    difference in stretch in the fabrics used would...

    difference in stretch in the fabrics used would likely account for the difference
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    I'd be curious to see one. it really looks like...

    I'd be curious to see one. it really looks like a modified CDT, but that may be just cause of the super similar colour

    the pattern it's cut into is pretty neat though
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    I'm a huge proponent for the Amok Draumr, when...

    I'm a huge proponent for the Amok Draumr, when back sleeping isn't your first choice

    side or stomach is pretty great in it (back is just fine too!)

    bridges can be pretty good for side sleepers...
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    he's the only guy I've seen swap the straps for...

    he's the only guy I've seen swap the straps for whoopies on his Draumr too

    I chatted with him about it, and he felt he straps always stretched on him over night

    I can't say I've noticed, but...
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    Draumr entrance was super smooth, nice...

    Draumr entrance was super smooth, nice demonstration


    however, that also reiterated to me, why a quilt in a hammock > sleeping bag.


    man that looked fiddly, yet i bet still no where near as...
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    side saddle is demonstrated usually with the ergo...

    side saddle is demonstrated usually with the ergo combi videos I believe

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaJmnGk6MHk
  46. look at the pics on the website it looks...

    look at the pics on the website


    it looks like an external toggle that you attach THRU a closed cell foam matt, that keeps everything in place
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    $90 to beta test a 40-50 degree underquilt still...

    $90 to beta test a 40-50 degree underquilt still seems....high

    maybe i'm out to lunch, I wouldn't suspect a lot of 50 degree underquilts are out in the wild to begin with
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    most of us that have them, love them the main...

    most of us that have them, love them

    the main reason (and I'm generalizing) that most that have a Draumr choose them for the ability to side or stomach sleep, or we have problems with shoulder...
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    Sticky: Clark Hammock is closing

    We wanted you to be among the first to know that Clark Hammock Company will be closing in the coming months after 23 years serving you.

    Why are we closing?
    Gary Clark is retiring. He has...
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    We wanted you to be among the first to know that...

    We wanted you to be among the first to know that Clark Hammock Company will be closing in the coming months after 23 years serving you.

    Why are we closing?
    Gary Clark is retiring. He has...
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