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    Arrow VIDEO: PART 6.. Hammock How-To...Tarp Rap...Essentials For Noobs

    PART 6 ..... Whew Buddy!
    Start with a wee disclaimer ...... answer to many e-mails. OK, OK.......
    We go over proper tarpage over the hammock. Focus on ends ......
    See how the tarp moves and slides for adjustability on the continuous ridgeline. Exciting!!
    Where to tie the tarp on the trees....... you'll see.
    Not into continuous ridgeline????? We go old school and simple. Tie right of the end of the tarp with two lines.
    Look at a couple of easy-peasy knots.
    THESE ARE NOT THE ONLY KNOTS THAT YOU CAN USE..... There are so many. These are just what I use.
    PART 7 in the works ....... I miss my wife!
    Thanks for following this series. Ya'll better keep up!!!!!!
    Shug

    PART 6 ... Tarp Rap

    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
    I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!



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    Wouldn't you know that I have to work late this week, and the company won't allow youtube to be viewed in the office.

    Gotta wait till I get home...

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    Senior Member lazy river road's Avatar
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    Two thumbs up, man every time I see those snake skins its hard to resist a pair but I want to try the reefing system first. Great video as always Shug thanks a lot. Looking forward to the next...
    Sometimes I like to hike and think, And sometimes I just like to hike.

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    Well my friend ... you never disappoint. Most excellent series .... with all the Shug points we've come to love. Makes me want to have a mustard biscuit!

    WARNING: Will discuss Rhurbarb Strawberry Pie and Livermush at random.


    "A democracy is two wolves and a small lamb voting on what to have for dinner.
    Freedom under a constitutional republic is a well armed lamb contesting the vote." ... B.Franklin


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    Keep up the videos Shugmeister. We love em!

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    Whew! Glad I got my daily dose of Shug........

    Well done, as always my friend
    "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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    Another masterpiece! Thanks Shug.

    stumo

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    Thanks all ....... this has been fun and wow .... there really is a LOT to cover.
    Tents would be so much easier!!!!
    Shug
    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
    I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!



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    Wow! A new video at breakfast, and another at supper time. What else could I ask for? (don't answer that!)

    Good to see the old blues guy back too!

    Ken
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    Awesome job Shug ...
    Yes, I just said Awesome ... Thanks for what you do ... You'll always have a friend here on hammockforums.net ... everyone show the love for Shug! ...
    Great job and I'm enjoying the series! ....
    Questtrek
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