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    Appalachian Hammocks?

    http://appalachianhammock.com/produc...achian-hammock

    Anyone have one? Looking to get this for a friend as a birthday present. Haven't come across a similar package for that price.

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    Don't have one but looks good and has great reviews. Please let us know if you get one for your friend how he likes it
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    I don't have one either, but looks like a good option! I believe it is priced competitively as well. I say go for it! I'm interested in checking one out myself, but gotta wait on some moolah...or your review...

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    looks cool. like how they are 11x60. I get tickled at manufacturer wording some time. ..."overall weight ***excluding suspension" Just tell u what the overall weight is. hahah
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    The setup is exactly the way I setup my GT Ultralight when I upgraded the stock suspension. I had replaced my S hooks with Black Diamond Neutrino Carabiners and swapped out the Grand Trunk Rope with 11' x 3" Pauly Island tree straps. After my first camping trip I dropped The Black Diamond Neutrino Carabiners and Pauly Island tree straps and went with 6' x 1" Tree Straps, toggles and whoopie slings it was a much lighter system afterwards.

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    The only thing I don't like is the tree straps are tubular nylon leaving open the possibility of stretching.

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    That's the same price as a eno double nest but you get straps and better biners. I might have to contact these guys.
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    I guess they only have one color????

    Nice hammock though....
    Last edited by Cali; 01-18-2013 at 11:08.
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    IIRC tubular doesn't stretch that much at all.

    Quote Originally Posted by gmcttr View Post
    The only thing I don't like is the tree straps are tubular nylon leaving open the possibility of stretching.

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    I think it is pretty cool that it actually comes with everything you need to hang it!

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