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    Whoooo Buddy)))) Shug's Avatar
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    3 DYI Tarps & hammocks gift set

    Whooooo ..... I am getting to the end of this project and think that I will have my two buddies hammock/tarp/tree hugger/line tensioners/black bishop bag gift packs ready by early Christmas so that they can have a jolly old time in the woods. I have enclosed a picture of the three tarps, the first one I will keep as it is the messiest. They get better as you get to the 2nd and 3rd. Practice is a goooood thang.
    Going out myself day after Thanksgiving and hanging for three nights.
    I can't wait but I have to for a few more days.
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    Tarps look great! Need another buddy?

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    That's gonna be a heck of a Christmas gift! Looking good.
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    Looks very good!

    Did you put a cat on the ridgeline, or is it the tension pulling it down and making it look curved?

    What size are they?

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    Quote Originally Posted by HANGnOUT View Post
    Tarps look great! Need another buddy?
    Or 2?

    please?

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    They are pretty close to the size on BlackBishops site..... 12' ridgeline. No cat cut, I suppose it is just the tension.
    He gives terrific instructions on his website. I am poor at math so just used a sign-painters eye and sketched the approx. dimensions as close as my addled brain could muster. They stay tight but I made the line tensioners that "Just Jeff" has on his site. Brilliant idea and works......
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    Very nice! Your buddies will be thrilled.

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    Shug,
    You did a great job! Your friends will be very impressed and excited with those.

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    Good lookin projects! What an intro to hammocking for your buddies - a ready-set homemade kit. Most of us spend a lot of money before we upgrade to the less expensive, higher quality homemade stuff!
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    Thumbs up Good job

    Those look great! Please add my name to your buddy list.
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