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    Senior Member E.A.Y.'s Avatar
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    WBBB (brown) arrived yesterday

    Well - my very first purpose-built camping hammock arrived in yesterday's mail - a brown blackbird. I have no place to hang it up at home but I unpacked it and checked out all the features. Before this, I've used simple DIY gathered end hammocks or a cheap double wide parachute hammock (such a deal it was on Amazon) so I am STOKED since none of those had any kind of anti-bug features, or nifty shelf or anything.

    Very well made piece of gear - Thanks, warbonnet guy!

    Anyway - as soon as it stops raining, I'll head out to the local park and try it out.
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    Senior Member Bankheadboy's Avatar
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    Your going to Love your new BB Hammock! No more cheap hammock for you!
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    Quote Originally Posted by eay View Post
    .... Anyway - as soon as it stops raining, I'll head out to the local park and try it out.
    Stops raining? Geesh that's what tarps are for ... testing gear in the rain!

    That and it gives the neighbors something to talk about!

    WARNING: Will discuss Rhurbarb Strawberry Pie and Livermush at random.


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    Senior Member E.A.Y.'s Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by eay View Post
    Anyway - as soon as it stops raining, I'll head out to the local park and try it out.
    Quote Originally Posted by Hawk-eye View Post
    Stops raining? Geesh that's what tarps are for ... testing gear in the rain!
    yeah - total slacker here!
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    pics or its not real

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    Quote Originally Posted by ikemouser View Post
    pics or its not real
    Yep, I bought all of Brandon's hammocks and will be the exclusive supplier of Warbonnet goods. See my warehouse below. Don't even think of breaking in, Gorge Rats; It it guarded by top men--top men...



    Seriously though, the brown is on my wish list and I'd love to see some pictures of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ikemouser View Post
    pics or its not real
    Ikemouser is one of the great thinkers of our time.
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    Senior Member ikemouser's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hooch View Post
    Ikemouser is one of the great thinkers of our time.

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    Senior Member E.A.Y.'s Avatar
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    Wink Well, ok then. Sheesh. :)

    Quote Originally Posted by ikemouser View Post
    pics or its not real
    yeah, it is a bit high on the left there.


    Could have had the sides pulled out more although I suppose you cannot see them. Was difficult shooting level lying down w/ arm, pole, stickpic and camera all sticking out of the zipper. And then I got the pole tangled up in the lines. Had to rotate this shot 13 (18? can't remember) degrees to get the ground level. Hurrah for the GIMP!


    (original)


    A very roomy and very comfortable hammock! I can't wait to take it on the trail this weekend.

    The stuff sack is just the right size for me to leave my little bitty pillow attached to the hammock.
    -Liz -
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    Envious...

    Ok, I think I'm just about SOLD on the BB. I like that brown version.
    Now if I can just gather up all my $$ Pennies $$, then shoot Brandon an email to place an order.

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