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    The TED Bug net

    Here's a detachable version of Hanginout's zipperless bug net. I call it the Top Entry Detachable (TED) Bug net. Hope you like it!

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    This is the first that I have seen this design, ME LIKEY ALOT.. I need two more bug nets for my daughters and their hammocks. I was trying to think of an easy way for my 6yr old to get in and out of a bug net with out having to use a zipper or the bug sock. (I don't think she would be able to open or close the sock).

    Looks great!!
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    Wow! nice design. I like the no fiddle factor

    thx for sharing the video

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    very nice indeed so when can you makeme one???
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    Schweeeeeet!
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    Very nice indeed.

    Love some more details like:

    What's it weigh?

    How the heck does a sewing impaired person like me make one?

    Better yet, when can I order one?
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    Quote Originally Posted by oldgringo View Post
    Schweeeeeet!
    Dave, that's what I was going to say!

    How much does it weigh (inevitable question)?
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    Was wondering weight too.
    and how small it packs down?
    and how do you attach it?

    @Pipsissewa - Looks like you can go into biz!

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    Quote Originally Posted by UncleMJM View Post
    Love some more details like:

    What's it weigh?
    I haven't weighed it, but the weight depends on the fabric you use. I used organza, but if you use tulle or 'squito/no-see-um net, it'll be a lot lighter than mine. At least, you save the weight of a zipper!
    "Pips"
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    Surely, God never did.

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    How much and where do I get one?

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