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    Senior Member SGT Rock's Avatar
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    Ghost Hammock - DIY ultralight hammock

    I just uploaded the video on this, I've got to scan and upload the plans I've drawn out. Enjoy.

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    I'm game to try it. Looking forward to your plans (interested in your footbox).
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    Great work SGT Rock! I've got sights set on the 1.7 version. I look forward to the plans so I can get started!!

    Thanks for posting!
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    +1 on the footbox implementation.
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    Planning to follow this thread. Thanks for innovating, Sgt. Rock!

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    Instructions uploaded:

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    Senior Member SGT Rock's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Trailblazer007 View Post
    Great work SGT Rock! I've got sights set on the 1.7 version. I look forward to the plans so I can get started!!

    Thanks for posting!
    I'm looking forward to seeing how that comes out.
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    Great work!

    I have enjoyed your posts and videos for years. I like the UL approach, even if I am not a UL person myself. My knees appreciate attention to pack weight, especially on descents. Thanks for all the videos and the Hennessy mods.

    So, you can effectively use a 48" wide hammock if you add a foot box? That is tres interesting.

    The detail about how you get a UCR to stay stable is a bit vague to me. Exactly where do you put the supporting tubing?

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    Sgt---hoping you can go over the silicon bit at the tail of the UCR with close-up pictures. I didn't get it quite on the vid, but for me that was the most interesting part of the hammock. thx
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