Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Kevlar?

  1. #1
    Senior Member bowl-maker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Knoxville, TN
    Hammock
    Hennessy Explorer UL
    Tarp
    DIY Winter Dream
    Insulation
    DIY UQ/JCP TQ
    Suspension
    WS/MSH
    Posts
    466
    Images
    24

    Kevlar?

    I have access to 2x2' sheets of kevlar. any DIY suggestions?

  2. #2
    Senior Member DuctTape's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Rochester, NY
    Hammock
    Claytor
    Tarp
    MacCat delux Spinn
    Insulation
    CCF and Quilts
    Suspension
    web and buckles
    Posts
    1,982
    Images
    2
    Ursack clone?

  3. #3
    Senior Member Brute1100's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    South Texas
    Hammock
    WWM or tablecloth
    Tarp
    SuperFly
    Insulation
    shamu 40*
    Suspension
    UCR whoopie
    Posts
    2,511
    Images
    1
    The world's most indestructible pillow???
    Live, Laugh, Love, if that doesn't work. Load, Aim and Fire, repeat as necessary...

    Buy, Try, Learn, Repeat

  4. #4

    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Connecticut
    Hammock
    DIY gathered end
    Insulation
    Self-inflating pad
    Suspension
    Straps/whoopies
    Posts
    142
    Quote Originally Posted by DuctTape View Post
    Ursack clone?
    +1

    Ten chars

  5. #5
    fallkniven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    NJ
    Hammock
    JRB BMBH
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    UGQ
    Posts
    2,537
    Images
    912
    tough pair of gloves...

  6. #6
    Prefers life at 12 MPH. FLRider's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Gainesville, FL
    Hammock
    DIY Gathered End
    Tarp
    DIY Asym
    Insulation
    DIY Modular Quilt
    Suspension
    Whoopies/MSH
    Posts
    4,650
    Images
    14
    • Knee pads for fast descents on rocky trails.
    • Blaze orange body armor for being out in general gun season.
    • The world's most abrasion-resistant sit pad.
    • Bulletproof pot grabbers.
    • A cat-proof hammock.
    "Just prepare what you can and enjoy the rest."
    --Floridahanger

  7. #7
    Senior Member Fish<><'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Yigo, Guam
    Hammock
    DL1.1XLC/ BIAS WWM/ DIY
    Tarp
    HG Cuben/ DIY
    Insulation
    N/A
    Suspension
    depends...
    Posts
    1,195
    I like the ursack idea...
    "We do not go to the green woods and crystal waters to rough it, we go to smooth it."- G. W. Sears

    My forum name is Fish<><; I'm in the navy; and I hate sleeping on the ground. If I didn't need ground to walk on or measure resistance to, I think I could happily give it up.

  8. #8
    Senior Member Pag's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Duluth, MN
    Hammock
    DIY headessey
    Tarp
    blackcat
    Insulation
    primaloft tq/uq
    Suspension
    whoopies &amp; huggers
    Posts
    451
    Images
    4
    What weave/weight?
    --If a cow laughs hard, does milk come out its nose?

  9. #9
    K0m4's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Tbilisi, Georgia
    Hammock
    WBBB XLC 1.7
    Tarp
    WB Superfly
    Insulation
    WB yeti, HG Burrow
    Suspension
    Whoopies
    Posts
    770
    Knee patches on hiking pants?

Similar Threads

  1. Kevlar line, cheap.
    By sdveirs in forum Suspension Systems, Ridgelines, & Bug Nets
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-09-2013, 16:49
  2. Kevlar or spectra webbing?
    By docmusolf in forum Do-It-Yourself (DIY)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-20-2012, 20:39
  3. Anyone use Kevlar cord?
    By fallkniven in forum Suspension Systems, Ridgelines, & Bug Nets
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-14-2011, 09:19
  4. kevlar rope
    By futbolfreak08 in forum Suspension Systems, Ridgelines, & Bug Nets
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 05-26-2011, 00:28
  5. Kevlar Thread?
    By headchange4u in forum Do-It-Yourself (DIY)
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 01-05-2007, 21:45

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •