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    Video---Ask Professor Hammock : What's the Single Ring Suspension?

    After a long hiatus, "Ask Professor Hammock" is back, eruditely answering questions from viewers (Noob, Dutch, and Skeptic) about the Single Ring Suspension, particularly with respect to a comparison with the Whoopie Sling. He shows how the SRS works, the impact it has on Amsteel cord, and tests empirically how well different devices and cord types work---or don't. Finally he cranks up some computer simulations to analyze how much benefit one gains from a foot and a half shorter minimum length between trees.

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    That's great Grizz. Love your informative videos.
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    Great stuff Grizz. Even enjoyed the computer analysis part. I must agree with your final conclusion. The SRS is a neat concept but just doesn't offer enough benefit to outweigh the negatives (harder to adjust, dyneema compression, etc.)

    Time to grab some pillows and see if the Knotty Not holds up!
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    WELL IT'S ABOUT TIME!!!!

    You've been missed and dang if you didn't make up for going AWOL ... good info and mighty funny stuff pal!

    I'm pretty sure I recognized a Mexican Wrestler I know rather well!

    Don't disappear so long next time Grizz ... a right sure mess of us miss your info and humor!

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    You broke my biner. I have a new discount code for you. It is grizz200.
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    Really awesome analysis Dutch. I love the value of data and the understanding it brings to answering people's assumptions about pretty much anything.

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    Very informative and entertaining. Thank you
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dutch View Post
    You broke my biner. I have a new discount code for you. It is grizz200.
    Now that gave me a chuckle! You two are a hoot!

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    Enjoyed watching another Professor Hammock video Grizz. The model walkthrough on the white board was illuminating -Thanks!
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    Whooooo! Buddiiiieeess!!! I feel the love from this video! Awesome video Prof. Hammock and to Dutch,,that beiner must have been alittle defective in the mfg of it. You get one every now and then??? Hey Prof. Hammock,,,ask Dutch if he will warantee that beiner. You might get a new one! Keep the videos coming. Love them.

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