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    First hang

    Gonna sleep in my backyard with my new hammock for the first time tonight. We're supposed to be having a thunderstorm so what better time to test out the new rig


    I dont have quilts yet so the ol' thermarest and my down bag will have to do...and my wool blanket. Im such a baby about my blankie :P


    Anyways thanks for looking and wish me luck!

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    Nice stand for a first hang! : )
    If you are going to get a storm tonight, you might want to hang a bit higher into the tarp? Enjoy and Good Luck.
    Let us hear how it went.

    Turtlelady

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    Awesome set up. My first hang it poured too. Watch out for splash back.

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    Great looking setup. Have a blast on your first night out.

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    Good luck, love the tarp, I have the matching WBBB.

    swank

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    Looking good!!
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    Nice setup! Love the multicam. I'm jealous.
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    Thanks for the advice guys I'll try to adjust. The tarp is from bushcraftoutfitters.com for all those interested runs about 125 shipped

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    Great set up! Very nice tarp!

    Let us know how it goes, okay?

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    Just started raining. Pulled the ends of the tarp to the ground as cover from blowing rain. Dont think its bad enough that ill need my bivy and its only gonna be like 50 tonight so not too cold. Eating dinner now and then back into the hammock! Not as fun as the woods would be but work is priority so maybe next weekend ill get up into the pines and give it a real test. Thanks for all the encouragement guys.

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