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    Mosquito proof??

    Hello everyone.. got to thinking after reading a few posts... can mosquitos bite through the bottom/side material on a NA? if I was just using a quilt or fleece over me in warm weather and my exposed skin is touching the material???

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    I don't know about the NA, but they sure will bite through the bottom of a Hennessy! For very warm weather, some folks are using permethrin(not my personal choice).

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    I always spray the bottoms of my hammock with Permithrin...

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    What about double bottom hammocks such as Claytors, when you are not using the pads? Is that enough to keep the mossys from biting?

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