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    Self-Tensioning Guylines

    I hope this is acceptable. I made myself some guyline tensioners out of 1.75mm Lash-It and silicone tubing. The tubing comes in a 10' length, which is way more than I need, so I'm offering a spare set for sale.

    $35 shipped for four 8' guylines with spliced eyes on each end, a soft shackle prusik on each guyline, and four silicone tubing tensioners that expand from 6" to 13".
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    I have tubing enough for one more set if anyone is interested.

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    those are sweet. i need to make about a dozen.
    may i ask, where did you find the silicone tubing and what size ID/OD?
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    Quote Originally Posted by orangehero View Post
    I hope this is acceptable. I made myself some guyline tensioners out of 1.75mm Lash-It and silicone tubing. The tubing comes in a 10' length, which is way more than I need, so I'm offering a spare set for sale.

    $35 shipped for four 8' guylines with spliced eyes on each end, a soft shackle prusik on each guyline, and four silicone tubing tensioners that expand from 6" to 13".
    FYI: Your thread is acceptable per the Terms of Service as long as you're selling your spare gear... start buying lengths of tubing for the purpose of making these to sell, and you've crossed the line into being a vendor.

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    It was 1/4" ID, 3/8" OD tubing from McMaster.

    I have only one more extra. I have no plan to sell these regularly, my fingers would be constantly raw from all the splicing. At first it's kinda fun to splice, but I don't envy the vendors.
    Last edited by orangehero; 09-14-2012 at 23:44.

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    Quote Originally Posted by orangehero View Post
    It was 1/4" ID, 3/8" OD tubing from McMaster.

    I have only one more extra. I have no plan to sell these regularly, my fingers would be constantly raw from all the splicing. At first it's kinda fun to splice, but I don't envy the vendors.
    thanks for the info.

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    All sold, thanks and enjoy!
    Last edited by orangehero; 10-19-2012 at 08:29.

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