Agreed this is what i do.
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Agreed this is what i do.
Count me in as well!
More stuff added bump.
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Cleaning out the gear closet's getting ready for 2300 mile move to Virginia. Will be adding more later Paypal please. Pm with any questions.
1.)sold*** Fenix pd 22 , is has a max lumens of 190 and...
Pending payment canteen boy
I bought the UQ in may and I used it on one trip and a couple of times in the house.
It has two ounces of overstuff and has the OD Green outside and black inside. It also has the new...
Have fun learn from the trip
Wise wise words
Welcome from Arizona
Looks like a fun time
Derek Hanson has a great illustration that works great
I like the back spliced look too.
I kinda adopted to a new type of sleep when switching to hammock.
I feel like spyder line grips a lot better and I too use 5 wraps
I'm a side and stomach sleeper and my diy bridge is so comfy
The hammock bliss tarp is listed as 700 something dollars instead of the 55ish it is
I spent way to much, but it's totally worth it.
Happy thanksgiving HF.
I had a GTUL and it had a few holes from use and they never ripped, it has to be caused by the hang angle
I find on my eno's I usually set my ridgeline between 85-90 inches
Welcome there's a wealth of knowledge here on the forums just make sure you use the search. I've literally spent weeks reading different post and have learned more than I can remember. The best piece...
Love your illustrations Derek!
I started diy after I realized I couldn't find gear that did exactly what I wanted. Sometimes it's a lot cheaper and sometimes it not. But with some practice and creativity, you can make anything you...
Great job, keep it up your learning more then you know.
I too prefer not using skins I fold mine and put into stuff sack.
Maybe you could add the guide gear 12x12 tarp I know a lot of us have them and use them.
Great work Derek
Ya last night I slept I the weasel, tonight the dirty bridge, Turkey night the eno dbl
Well last night I had it. My bed has been needing replaced, it was getting to the point that it hurt to sleep on it. So I went to my local Home Depot and got some galvinized eye hooks and now I'm...
I use to make guitar speaker cabinets and to apply the tolex to the outside of the cabinet we would use super 77 awesome stuff
We have hung up to 5 in one of our mesquete trees
Here's a photo with 3
Eventually they stop wanting to sleep with you and want a hammock of there own.
I hang all the time in the backyard to do field test but it's too hot here to do it all day
My hg 20 degree phoenix can't wait. But here in tucson, az iit don't get cold till the end of oct at the earliest
That is the tarp I've been using for years it's not silnylon but it is super water proof polyester coated. I've...
My burys are always at least 6 inches never had one slip
I have a hammock gear 20 degree Phoenix and it packs down tiny and way better price point
If any members here have any they would like ito sell pm me I'm looking for 25 feet and don't want to pay 7 dollars for shipping online for 7 dollars who of amsteel
Welcome to the fine line between genius and insanity from Tucson, Arizona
I use a 20 hammock gear Phoenix with 2oz overfill and use it in temps from 70 to 20
The tarp I use is 8x10 and works just fine and for bottom I'm using a hammock Pheonix gear under quilt
My therma rest has been on the at and pct not on full thru hikes but it's spent about 50 nights outdoors and still going strong, and that was all spent on the ground before I found hammocks.
I just always remember for a square bow the saying "Right over left, Left over right "
The stuff you remember from scouts
Close shapeshifter :)
It's great to start cheap you'll learn early on what does and doesn't work for you without major expense. Personally after a few super cold nights I got sick of pads and bought an under quilt haven't...
Got my 20 degree Phoenix at the beginning of summer been waiting to get a good test with it **** az heat
Phoenix for the win love mine
I'm 6ft 220 and it goes from my shoulders to just below my knees
I agree with sidewinder and like dejoria I live in arizona but I'm in the south, low desert and when I hike the mountain near me. It can be 90-95 in the day then 35-50 at night so I always have my 20...