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    Newbie from Charlotte, NC

    I'm a newbie to this hanging stuff (lol), actually trying find out more about it. Haven't tried it yet. I have loved hiking and camping since I was a boyscout. Our family of 6 (4 children 12 and under) love to go camping and have historically done so in tents. My neighbor and I are planning a 4 day hiking trip in foothills of TN with some other guys in late March. He called me over today to his house with excitement to show me his 'new christmas gift' from his wife, it was a hammock. Of course he had to demonstrate how fast and easy it was to hang by demonstrating on his deck. It looked too good to be true. So of course, I had to go and check out this new phenomenon by surfing the web and I found this site. I hope to learn more, specifically some pros and cons of using a hammock. Thanks! D

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    Welcome aboard from a fellow Charlottean! Holla at a brotha some time.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hrevdennis View Post
    I hope to learn more, specifically some pros and cons of using a hammock.
    pros & pros...the cons are very few and far between

    welcome to Hammock Forums and hey from high point nc.

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    New Member hrevdennis's Avatar
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    Thanks guys!

    Thanks for the welcome my fellow North Carolinians...looking forward to being a hanger...

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    If you have any time this week, I'm off today and tomorrow. We can hook up for some time for you to play around with a couple different hammocks, TQ's, UQ, etc. Let me know.
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    You've come to the right place. Hello and Welcome to the Forums from Canada!
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    Howdy from just down the road in York, SC.

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    welcome from Ohio! Lots of hangers from NC on here, shouldn't be hard finding hanging buddies or people whose gear or setups you can check out.

    Tons of good info on here to get you started. We're glad to have ya buddy
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    A Whooooooo Buddy to ya'.
    I lived in Charlotte many a year. West Meck graduate class of 1976.
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    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
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    Welcome from Thomasville, NC!

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