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    Senior Member Algonz's Avatar
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    Apartment livin'

    I'm making the best of not having a yard to test my gear out. I actually made the ridge line of my tarp the same width as my apartment so I could hang it.
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    That's great! Learning to adapt to your surroundings.....
    "Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere."- RONALD REAGAN

    "There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer." - CALVIN COOLIDGE




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    A fort for grown ups. Love it!

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    Senior Member Thom's Avatar
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    That's pretty cool.

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    Senior Member Algonz's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fronkey View Post
    A fort for grown ups. Love it!

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    That's the best part of being a parent you have an excuse to act like a child.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Algonz View Post
    ...I actually made the ridge line of my tarp the same width as my apartment so I could hang it.
    I'd look for an apartment that doesn't leak .
    "In your face space coyote"-HJS

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    Senior Member Algonz's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Beast 71 View Post
    I'd look for an apartment that doesn't leak .
    Hey you never know when the sprinkler system might go off!

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    Looks like fun! I've been itching to put some eye hooks in the walls and hang in my apartment, but I'm not allowed to make any holes bigger than a picture hanging nail. Bah.

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    Senior Member Algonz's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by anachronist View Post
    Looks like fun! I've been itching to put some eye hooks in the walls and hang in my apartment, but I'm not allowed to make any holes bigger than a picture hanging nail. Bah.
    Neither am I so good thing I'm good with spackle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Algonz View Post
    Neither am I so good thing I'm good with spackle.
    I hear ya, but my landlord can be a pain. I don't want to chance it.

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