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    Senior Member wirerat123's Avatar
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    Filling those rainy days.

    So how have you been filling those rainy days? I've been making stuff.

    Some of my hammock building supplies, I currently have about 40 yards of random 1.1oz ripstops, some calendared, some not, ALL is $1.50 Wally World steals.





    My two year olds new hammock, just did this two nights ago. Turned out great, and fits under the little 5x7 Wally World tarp wonderfully.




    Hacked up Fosters pot, with a penny stove made out of 8oz cans, and a flashing wind screen. Boils 8oz of water in about 6 minutes, and runs for about 12.





    Some mesh fabrics for netting.


    Some kilt materials. I can't wait to use that thick wool/Poly blend material once I get kilt making dialed in!




    Kilt in Progress! I'm about 3 hours in, and still have about 3 hours of work left, liking it thus far!


    Fulfillment is living a life that makes the lives of others worth living.
    DIY is addicting and fulfilling!
    "If guns kill people, then pencils mispell words, cars cause people to drink and drive, and spoons made Rosie O'donnell fat."

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    Senior Member G.L.P.'s Avatar
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    Looks like you had a really good day
    It puts the Underquilt on it's hammock ... It does this whenever it gets cold

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    Looks like you've been busy.... Love the kids hammock...
    Happy Hangin'

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    Whoooo Buddy)))) Shug's Avatar
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    Seems the rain suits your style! Way to build...............
    Right good stuff there and your 2 year old will be sleeping sweetly.
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    You know what they say about idle hands....

    Great work.

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    Nice kids hammock. Love the netting! She's going to be the envy of all the girls.
    formally known as "carolb"
    Spread the love baby, Spread the Love!
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    Senior Member kobold's Avatar
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    that floral bug net is hilarious!!!!

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    Senior Member wirerat123's Avatar
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    I've found all kinds of sturdy mesh fabrics in random patterns. If I decide to start making and selling them locally at the flea markets and such, some like that just might bring in some attention I otherwise wouldn't get. Hanging the Camo setup I made would likely have me covered up every time I set up at a flea market. I'm thinking about starting to do one hammock a night, then a tarp the next night, then every 3 to 4 weeks take em out to the flea market and sell em. If I make the right color combos I think I can make an extra few dollars to support my gear habit :P
    Fulfillment is living a life that makes the lives of others worth living.
    DIY is addicting and fulfilling!
    "If guns kill people, then pencils mispell words, cars cause people to drink and drive, and spoons made Rosie O'donnell fat."

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