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    I like twigs as toggles because to remove them you just break them, and they fall out!

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    I was just out messing with my bugnet and guess which part just snapped...
    OH NO!!! Not the tree you were tied into!!!




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    LOL, back to aluminum. I shortened the aluminum toggles a little to make up for the added weight
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    Yeah . . . I saw the title of the thread and thought that a golf tee might be a little too minimalist.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hiker_DC View Post
    Yeah . . . I saw the title of the thread and thought that a golf tee might be a little too minimalist.
    ... only on the back nine!

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    I used a drinking straw once. It worked b/c I was using Dutch Biners with it...I don't think it would have held me otherwise.

    I'm not sure it'll get much lighter and easier to use than an aluminum arrow shaft. Maybe if you could find a titanium arrow shaft.

    What about a big darning needle? They were strong enough to stab a man to death in the Revolutionary War...so cut one down and it may be strong enough to hang a man with today.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Just Jeff View Post
    I'm not sure it'll get much lighter and easier to use than an aluminum arrow shaft.
    I use short carbon arrow segments. They are significantly lighter than aluminum.

    ...want a pair, Sgt Rock?

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    How much lighter?
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    I use a carbon fiber 1/8 in tube, to light to weigh, gnome

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    I could always try a set.
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