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    WBBB going to ground.

    Maybe I am not using the search correctly. But, I can't find anything on setting up the BB as a makeshift bivy. Anybody else know of any posts pertaining to this?

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    Better have a good ground cloth...

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    all secure in sector 7 Shug's Avatar
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    You can do something like this....
    Do use a ground cloth though.
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    Recycled plastic tarp ground cloth and Ridgerest pad. I don't have a WBBB yet. I am looking at some bug net bivy bags. But if I can rig the BB with hiking poles and/or my bike frame, I would prefer it over a bug bivy.

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    Might get some ideas from this post...

    http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=13131
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    Thanks ExPXGUY

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    Here's a pic of my old Claytor JH set up on the ground. It's actually quite easy. Simply wrap the tarp ridgeline around a couple of hiking poles and stake it out. Stake out the sides. Attach the bug netting to the same poles...finished.
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    This pic may show it better.
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    Thats pretty neat set up there Miguel
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    Breaks my heart, those pictures do....

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