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    Senior Member Jakerock's Avatar
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    Excitement - Scored a Blackbird!



    Sorry if you clicked on this and are underwhelmed!
    ... I am just stoked!

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    Ya done good Jakerock, enjoy!


    David

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    welcome to the BB clan
    Merchants Mill Pond SP Swamp Hang

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    I am 18 with 42 years of experience.

    Hammock Hangers...taking over the world..2 trees at a time !

    Warbonnet BB 1.7 and a whole lot of other great gear from the vendors on HF

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    Great gear pick up! Congrats!
    The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering. - St. Augustine

    Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
    - Bob Marley

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    I love your enthusiasm! Have fun with it.
    Don't let life get in the way of living.

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    You stink, I hate you, you lucky dog.

    Paid full price for mine and I'd do it again. Good score you'll enjoy it specially come skeeter season when they're on the outside and your safe inside.
    From Somewhere near Parkville, Mo
    William Crane
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    Hammock in 3 minutes D. Hansen - It really is this easy to make a hammock
    Shug's Hammock Newbies videos - Takes you buy the hand and shows you in video
    The Ultimate Hang D. Hansen - now read about everything
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    Senior Member mattyg's Avatar
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    i got mine a couple of weeks ago. congrats!

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    had mine for about a month or so still trying to get the lay right "ya know ridge issues. lol
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    Senior Member Jakerock's Avatar
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    Talking mind blown

    Just received it today... hung in the park briefly and my mind has been blown.
    A profound difference from my GTUL, which I now wonder if it is simply too small for me. (6ft) I have slept very well in the GTUL but I have never been able to get a real flat lay in it.

    The blackbird is a whole lot more comfortable. A whole lot. I think size really does matter in this case!
    No regrets whatsoever, what a beautiful hammock.

    [edit] Maybe its not the size that is the difference... The GTUL is only 6 inches longer and a foot wider. [/edit]

    Last edited by Jakerock; 11-28-2011 at 20:40.

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