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    making my first whoopies...

    i have amsteel 7/64. Can someone give me the post/thread that shows the DIY instructions. I did a search and could nt find it.

    Thanks!
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    Thanks XringHunt.

    I see it says a 10" bury but I also have seen a 12" bury on youtube vids. Does the 2" make a difference?
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    I think if you search for the DIY single sheet guides there is one for whoopie slings

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    I built mine with 10 in of bury and that seemed to work out fine for me.
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    I use 8 inch bury without extra stitching and it works fine for me so no worries.

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    Ask and ye shall receive!
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    Thanks PuckerFactor!

    I tried performing the bury step and had difficulties using a conductor as the "bullet". I'll just have to get right tool for the job.

    Thanks all!
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    If you want to end up with a 10" bury then pull the end through 12" and when you tighten it up you will typically end up with 10". I found that out on my first set when I ended up with 8" bury. Its not a problem I dont think but hope that helps.
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    According to Samson, all bury lengths are measured pre-bury.

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    It's better to have it and not need it than need it and not have it.

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