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    Great advice this will make hanging easier for all!!
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    Great Write-up! need to have that one on a sticky, methinks!

    Thanks!

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    This is the kind of stuff that I will never have time to figure out on my own and I really appreciate finding this gem! Excellent information for everyone, including noobs like me. Thanx

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    What a good read, many things learned thanks

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    Thanks, great article

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    From a recent convert, another 'thank you" for a very helpful article. It's amazing how much valuable information you guys share.

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    outstanding,very nice read. thanks so much for sharing your yrs with us
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    thanks for the tips, being a newb, everything helps

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    Very good read. Have been looking at UQs trying to figure out which one I want to get.

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    I am grateful I saw this thread in the new posts section. I had not yet considered the importance of prevailing winds and compass direction.

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