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    Putting a fixed eye on guylines

    Do you guys just use a locked brummel for a fixed eye on a guyline?
    It's only an addiction if your trying to quit

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    Yep... all the way around on all tarps and on my Light Hiker pull outs.

    "One of the best things you can do in this world is take a nap in the woods." ~ Jayber Crow by Wendell Berry

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    Quote Originally Posted by ^shane^ View Post
    Yep... all the way around on all tarps and on my Light Hiker pull outs.

    How deep did you make the bury?
    It's only an addiction if your trying to quit

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    2" loop circumference with 2" bury
    "One of the best things you can do in this world is take a nap in the woods." ~ Jayber Crow by Wendell Berry

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    Perfect! Thanks Shane
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    My measurement too.
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    Same here as well
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    Thats what I used too. You can get by with a 1" bury, but its hard on the fingers. Not alot of material to get ahold of. The marlin splice itself will carry most of the load for what a guyline will see.
    I am not a gram weenie. , But Im starting to see the merits!!!

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