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    Member MotoHanger's Avatar
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    New (to me) WBBB dbl 1.7

    I just received my "new" Black Bird from a fellow forum member. After a quick setup (the cinch buckle system is amazingly simple) and test lay, I don't know that I will ever be able to use my new Hennessy Expedition. Just the feel after a few minutes in the WBBB has me hooked...can't say the same after a one nighter in the Hennessy.

    Now to plan some trips!

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    Senior Member Tuck's Avatar
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    Congrats on your wbbb. I think I'm gonna go that route when I save up enough coin.

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    You will never regret getting a blackbird
    KOH

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    Senior Member breyman's Avatar
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    Congrats! I feel the same way about the BB. That footbox, construction and general design is the best I've found in any gathered-end hammock (for my style). Good stuff.
    Brian
    Denver, CO
    Father. Husband. Scoutmaster.

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    Senior Member bodhran4me's Avatar
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    Glad you are enjoying the BB!

    I have yet to try a Warbonnet, but hear good things. Ah someday!
    Hangin' High and Dry

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    I sleep very well in my WBBB.

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    Senior Member Caveman's Avatar
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    The BBs are sweet. Congrats.
    If you ain't havin' fun, you're doin' it wrong

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    Member cavediver256's Avatar
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    Gotta admit, I have absolutely zero experience with the Hennessy line of hammocks, but the WBBB rocks!!!!! I think I may give the new UQ/TQ a spin tonight in the back yard......
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    I too just received a new to me blackbird and I love mine. It is for sure the best sleep I have ever had outdoors.

    Hunterjim

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    Member MotoHanger's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by cavediver256 View Post
    Gotta admit, I have absolutely zero experience with the Hennessy line of hammocks, but the WBBB rocks!!!!! I think I may give the new UQ/TQ a spin tonight in the back yard......
    I think I fell into the Hype about Hennessy, it is well made and after swapping it out to whoopies I liked it a lot better...then I took a WBBB for a spin and it was all over.

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