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    Jarbridge Fit

    Newbie here. Sale has got me interested iny first quilt. How well word the Jar bridge work/fit on a Hennessy Explorer deluxe?

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    It will work reasonably well. The main thing I would suggest is not to pull the side tieouts on the hammock super tight. That will reduce the bathtub shape of the hammock and make the quilt more susceptible to shifting on you. Otherwise the Jarbidge will work on just about any hammock made.
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    the jarbridge quilt rocks.i love mine had mine down to 20 degrees and was toastyneo
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    Jarbridge Fit

    Love my Jarbridge! So does my brother and wife.

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    I like them so much I have 3 of them. I take the extras to group hangs to lend out to folks who want to try one and or forgot to bring a UQ.
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    I just ordered my Jarbridge (and a couple whoopie suspensions, and triangle thingies) today on the Anniversary Sale. Really looking forward to giving it a try. I have a Klymit Static V insulated pad I'm using now and will probably keep using because it's so comfortable and will go under my feet, but I'm looking forward to having an underquilt. Take your time, Paul and make it nice and warm.
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    I use the Jarbidge on my Hennessy and it works just fine. As Paul said, don't tie the sides out too far. Sometimes, I don't tie mine out at all, or sometimes just tie one side out, it's up to you. You will be nice and warm though, no matter which way you choose.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ggreaves View Post
    I just ordered my Jarbridge (and a couple whoopie suspensions, and triangle thingies) today on the Anniversary Sale. Really looking forward to giving it a try. I have a Klymit Static V insulated pad I'm using now and will probably keep using because it's so comfortable and will go under my feet, but I'm looking forward to having an underquilt. Take your time, Paul and make it nice and warm.
    Same here, just ordered my 1st one. Now I will have another "short" Climashield UQ other than the Yeti that my son always claims, so I can use one also for a change!
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgibson View Post
    It will work reasonably well. The main thing I would suggest is not to pull the side tieouts on the hammock super tight. That will reduce the bathtub shape of the hammock and make the quilt more susceptible to shifting on you. Otherwise the Jarbidge will work on just about any hammock made.

    So I guess this would be the same for the Safari? I know that it is bigger...inquiring minds want to know....especially since I order 2!

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    Jarbridge Fit

    The thing to remember is that you're not insulating the hammock your insulating the user inside the hammock. So it does not make much difference one model hammock to the next.


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