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    Senior Member alrany187's Avatar
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    Shock cord guy line

    I know that these have been done before, but I was so pleased with the results, I just wanted to show it. I saw in Shug's video series that his guylines have a series of loops, but thought a single prusik knot would be more effective as far as adjustments go. This was made with braided mason's line.



    Ellis

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    Nice work. That is very close to the system that I use.

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    Good looking work there, Ellis. You can be proud of those.

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    I like that system - nicely done. For myself I use loops of shockcord.
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    Senior Member alrany187's Avatar
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    Just got back from an overnight and a good test of the shock cord guy lines. Putting the prusik knot through the tarp grommet hole and then putting a stick through the loop worked great. Staking down the shock cord end worked well. In the morning, I could see the slack given by the tarp, but the shock cord had done its job well.



    Thanks to all.

    Ellis

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