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    Senior Member sir_n0thing's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hooch View Post
    Some time ago, when my ULA Catalyst was out for delivery, I conveniently got "sick" that day and "couldn't" go to work. I sure felt better later on that day after Brown Santa came to visit.
    Hah... I hear that!

    I'm practically foaming at the mouth in anticipation... but, work is totally nuts busy right now and I'd be really screwing myself by taking the day off.
    Must...be...patient...
    "I know the feeling - It is the real thing - You can't refuse the embrace!" | "Go n-éirí an bóthar leat."

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    Quote Originally Posted by sir_n0thing View Post
    Hah... I hear that!

    I'm practically foaming at the mouth in anticipation... but, work is totally nuts busy right now and I'd be really screwing myself by taking the day off.
    Must...be...patient...
    I'll wait on your porch for it. When it gets there, I'll even test drive it for ya! Anything to help a fellow hanger
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    Senior Member sir_n0thing's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by optimator View Post
    I'll wait on your porch for it. When it gets there, I'll even test drive it for ya! Anything to help a fellow hanger
    Thanks for that offer!

    I got home tonight, walked in the door and the wife says "a package came for you!"
    Within 1.5 minutes I had it unboxed and strung up across the living room.
    She just rolled her eyes and went about her business.

    Initial examination: Top notch quality! It's a thing of beauty. Can't wait to get it out in the woods!!! It's also lighter than I was expecting. I got the 1.1 dbl with webbing suspension and for whatever reason I was expecting it to weigh more. Pleasant surprise! I'll weigh it tomorrow, in the stuff sack and including two 'biners (one CAMP Nano and one Metolious mini)
    "I know the feeling - It is the real thing - You can't refuse the embrace!" | "Go n-éirí an bóthar leat."

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    all secure in sector 7 Shug's Avatar
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    Oh Yeah!!!!!!!!!!
    Ride in sweet style.....
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    Within 1.5 minutes I had it unboxed and strung up across the living room.
    What took you so long ??

    Don't let your wife get in it becuase you will not get it back.
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    You're gonna like it!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shug View Post
    Oh Yeah!!!!!!!!!!
    Ride in sweet style.....
    Shug
    You know it!

    Quote Originally Posted by gunner76 View Post
    What took you so long ??
    I tripped over one of my cats...

    Quote Originally Posted by beep View Post
    You're gonna like it!
    I most definitely do. This things is very well made. The more I look at it the more impressed I am. Can't wait to take it out doors!
    "I know the feeling - It is the real thing - You can't refuse the embrace!" | "Go n-éirí an bóthar leat."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hooch View Post
    It still is! Can't wait til Sunday on the trail so I can spend a couple nights in mine. I can feel the comfy goodness of the Blackbird already. This happiness shall sustain me through 5 back to back 12 hour shifts this week.
    hehehe i hang in mine at least 4 times a week

    sir_n0thing Dude...about time(like i should talk LOL) you are going to LOVE your WBBB....it's so sweet it's like sleeping in a dream
    It puts the Underquilt on it's hammock ... It does this whenever it gets cold

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