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    Member BlackHand's Avatar
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    central Florida says hello

    hello, im from central florida (obviously based on the title). a few of my friends have hammocks and i got to sleep in one a few months ago when we went camping and wanted one ever since then. finally im getting my own this weekend so i searched youtube and came across shug's videos which lead me here to learn everything i can about hammocks.

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    Moderator raiffnuke's Avatar
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    Welcome to HF from Mass.

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    Whoooo Buddy)))) Shug's Avatar
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    Whooooo Buddy)))))
    Shug
    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....
    I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!



    Shug's YouTube Videos

    Hammock How-To Videos ..... Essentials For Noobs

    Shug and Friends Jammin'

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    Welcome aboard from Lakeland. Lot of hangers around this area. There will probably be half a dozen hangs this fall/winter/spring with 2 already in the planning stages.

    http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=57378

    http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=55735

    These are a great place to pick up ideas and info and meet a great bunch of people. Most of us tend to wait for the season, but then there's FLRider, to do our hanging.
    Most of us end up poorer here but richer for being here. Olddog, Fulltime hammocker, 365 nights a year.

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    welcome from Orlando

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    Prefers life at 12 MPH. FLRider's Avatar
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    Welcome from Gainesville!

    Don't be afraid of the heat down here in the summer...that's just propagan--CENSORED BY ORDER OF THE FLORIDA METEOROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION







    More seriously, check out both of those links that olddog put up; both should be excellent hangs. Especially the 3rd Annual Hang; this past January, it was the most fun I've had at a group hang (out of all four of 'em I've been to...). And, if you're crazy enough to be out in the summer heat, shoot me a PM some time!

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    @engine386: i am also from Orlando and i see your avatar is the jedi symbol from star wars...we may be great friends lol

    @FLRider: i am always ready as long as i dont have to work but i like canoeing also so that kinda beats the heat

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    Welcome from Sanford Florida.

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    Hello and Welcome from Canada!
    The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering. - St. Augustine

    Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
    - Bob Marley

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    Welcome from the Palm Beaches!

    Definitely check olddog's links for upcoming get togethers.
    One is a stripped down hike and the other is a "pull your car up to a big campfire and eat out of Dutch ovens for 3 days" type event
    Mike
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