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    Senior Member NCPatrick's Avatar
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    Yeah, I've been trying hard to persuade her, with no luck. I'll just take the long view and see if I can prevail over time...

    Hey, I'm still here!


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    My significant other and I went rail trail biking this weekend. Thinking I'd impress him, I took a hammock with me. I made him stop at the local park that's on the trail and threw up the hammock to show him how we could take longer rides and nap along the way when we get tired. He was polite.

    Seems the flaw in my logic is that he doesn't really want to take longer bike rides!

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    Hey RR,

    How much does the Kelty Summer Breeze 2 weigh? I Googled it but didn't find much info. I have friends who are looking for a new tent with 2 doors and 2 vestibules.
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    I am guessing about 5 pounds with everything including the stuff sack. I don't have a good scale to weigh gear. The closest tent in the current Kelty line is:

    http://www.kelty.com/kelty/products....=399&image=565

    This tent has more mesh and the doors are larger. Nice tent I really like it... but I can't go to ground again.... at least not and get back up.

    Edit.. You are going to ban yourself..... or was it only PM's that caught that flack?
    I may be slow... But I sure am gimpy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ramblinrev View Post

    Edit.. You are going to ban yourself..... or was it only PM's that caught that flack?
    Dang. I failed

    In my defense, it's for friends who I have tried to convert from their ground dwelling ways but they refuse to give up their tents.

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    On second thought, that was just my crafty way of getting the thread back on topic
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    Ok... last call for the Summer Breeze.. the Juno is spoken for. I need to decide what to do with it so if you are interested in purchasing this tent let me know. After today I'll close the thread. Thanks for your interest.
    I may be slow... But I sure am gimpy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HappyCamper View Post
    Seems the flaw in my logic is that he doesn't really want to take longer bike rides!

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    Both tents now have homes.... and both were purchased, thanks folks.
    I may be slow... But I sure am gimpy.

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