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    On a related note, be aware of tension adding up on your ridgeline and non-corner (think door "hinge") tieouts. When I'm setting up, I pull my RL only just tight enough to take most of the sag out of it, but by the time I've got all the others tied out, there's quite a bit of tension on that RL.
    I use hair ties for my tensioners, and even used them down to 10F this past weekend with no loss of stretch.


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    Excellent point Acer.
    I am not a gram weenie. , But Im starting to see the merits!!!

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