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    Newbie from NC

    Hi all! I'm starting to get the gear together to go camping, and figured I'd just skip the tent phase and make me a hammock. I overheard some rats talking about this site, so I came on over. Mrs Byrd has a sewing machine, so I'm off to the DIY forum for some studyin', plannin', and dreamin'!

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    Welcome to the forum, from Ohio. Good idea to just head off and skip the entire tent phase....you're going to do just fine here.

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    Welcome from Central, PA. Plenty of answers and experts on the forum.
    Great place to start.

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    welcome from the eastern shore of MD...good idea to save yourself time, money and pain in the back by skipping the whole tent thing...I wish I could have but camping with 2 little rugrats and a wimpy large dog meant a tent!! Now I have 2 more little ones (grands) and it is hammocks all the way!

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    Welcome from Boone

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    Quote Originally Posted by philszone95 View Post
    Welcome from Boone
    Hello neighbor!

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    Welcome to the forums, from Augusta GA.

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    welcome from east tenn.
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    Hello, friend!

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    Welcome from Denver! Congrats on skipping the expensive intermediate step and getting right to the good stuff!
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