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    Pillow help

    I had a bunch of windows up and came back from work and lost power so I lost my links. I had a post up about a down pillow that weighed practically nothing and had a hook at the top to link to our hammock.

    Anyone have it handy, I tried looking pillow up in the search but was overwhelmed with results.

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    Is this it? I seem to remember the famous Shug saying this was one of his luxury items.

    http://www.blackrockgear.com/pillow.html

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    if the blackrock pillow isn't one you're looking at it should be. i have one and it's NICE.

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    Quote Originally Posted by weaver2469 View Post
    Is this it? I seem to remember the famous Shug saying this was one of his luxury items.

    http://www.blackrockgear.com/pillow.html
    BINGO! Thank you!

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    Very nice pillow. Extravagant but nice.
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    If you want to save a few bucks both AHE and hammockgear.com offer down pillows.
    I dont own one yet but one is on the want list.

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    Us hammock guys seem to be on the same wavelength...I was just thinking about making a down pillow out of scraps I have, and I saw that one in Shug's video, then I see this. It's like the universe is talking to us. GO GET YOU A PILLOW!

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    This the first pillow I've seen that has square/box sides instead of the sucky tapered sides. Too bad it's sold out for the summer.

    I'd like to see Hammockgear and AHE redesign their pillows to have box sides. I'm sure they're made the way they currently are because it's cheap and easy to make.

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    Goosefeet also makes a good pillow - I have the medium with 2.5 oz of down and it's great:

    http://goosefeet.webs.com/products.htm

    You might be able to talk to him about doing a custom pillow for the box sides. He can also make a stuff sack pillow which I'm thinking of getting:

    http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-...hread_id=45881

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    I just make my clothes bag do double duty as a pillow any way.

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