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    Cuben Hex Questions

    Can Someone with a cuben hex tell me if they are cat cut (edges and ridgeline)?
    Are cat cuts necessary with cuben?
    Pics would also be great if you have them, there are none on the website.
    Any other comments/opinions you may have on the hex are welcome.
    Thanks folks!

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    This might help ya. If you have specific questions feel free to shoot me a PM.

    http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=54889
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    Thanks, I should have found that! I looked at your pics in the gallery before posting but couldn't tell if it was cat cut. I have a couple of Dutch rings on my diy tarp that I think I may have to send Adam for my ridgeline, I wouldn't have even thought of that, thanks for the reminder!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shotgunred View Post
    Thanks, I should have found that! I looked at your pics in the gallery before posting but couldn't tell if it was cat cut. I have a couple of Dutch rings on my diy tarp that I think I may have to send Adam for my ridgeline, I wouldn't have even thought of that, thanks for the reminder!
    My pleasure, yeah the cat cuts are so shallow you cant even tell their their from the pic's but they really do IMHO make a big difference in getting a taught pitch. It's a great tarp its my go to in summer, spring and fall and in winter I use the HG cuben with doors.
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    Thanks guys! Nice pics. What is the length of the bottom edge?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shotgunred View Post
    Thanks guys! Nice pics. What is the length of the bottom edge?
    Not sure....never checked. Terrific coverage all around for me though.
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by Shotgunred View Post
    Thanks guys! Nice pics. What is the length of the bottom edge?
    Hum, I have no clue either, but as Shug said more then enough coverage for my WBBB.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lazy river road View Post
    Hum, I have no clue either, but as Shug said more then enough coverage for my WBBB.
    Thanks again For the quick answers guys. That's all I really needed to know, I placed my order, now the wait!

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