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    New Sniper!

    Ordered a whole new setup yesterday. Snipe, pillow, Oldman Winter, LST, plus a HG Burrow & Incubator. Couldn't be more excited!!

    Everything's in black...already heard from Marty at WL who apologizes for not having black whoopsies... a couple of orange threads looks good on a Giants fan's rig, anyhow.

    Maybe there's a black sock out there somewhere that will fit the 11' hammocks...? I like the design of the MMG SEEPsock.

    The discussions on this site had everything to do with the decision. Plus I feel like Shug's armada was a bit intimidating. So now, with two HH's and an ENO and the WL and a squadron Mexican beach hammocks, I have something approaching force parity.

    Next year maybe a bridge with a downmat inside for when going to ground is expedient. And I want a WBBB too. Please forward schedules for H.A. Meetings!

    Stay tuned for updates.

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    Wow - absolutely fantastic set up! Congrats on all that great gear!
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    Congrats!

    I think you will like the Snipe. Still my favorite hammock. Take some pictures of your set up when you get it

    S

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    Gratz on the new gear. I hope you love it.

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    i heard through the "zing-it vine" that WL is prepped to release a sock,,, soon
    "Jeff-Becking"

    DOWNTOWN BROWN!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by rip waverly View Post
    i heard through the "zing-it vine" that WL is prepped to release a sock,,, soon
    it's going to be awesome!

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    Snipes are addicting. Come to think about all of the WL line is addicting
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    Thanks all!

    WL just notified me that USPS has the package as of this morning. No word on the HG stuff...oh WHY can't it all already be here! Heh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ricecg View Post
    Snipes are addicting. Come to think about all of the WL line is addicting
    I agree. I can't keep off their website and from pressing the order button.
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    You'll be a happy camper, Steve. I love my Snipe. Spent the whole weekend in it, sandwiched on both sides by some HG loft. And to think....the best hangin' of the year still awaits us!

    Have fun,

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