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    Senior Member Risk's Avatar
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    VIDEO: A Walk and Two Tricks

    In this video, shot in Germantown Reserve on the Twin Creek Trail. During the hike I recorded a method for wrapping a tarp, by weaving the tie-outs. I also talk about cleaning a pot with dirt.

    Rick (Risk)
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    Nice tips! I think your audience thought so as well!
    "Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere."- RONALD REAGAN

    "There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer." - CALVIN COOLIDGE




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    Very nice job on the video.

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    Thanks Risk!
    - Loki,

    "Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
    Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
    The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy,
    while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn."
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    Great video, thanks for posting it.

    I have tried the furling of the tarp, a stuff sack, bishop bag and all kinds of stuff but I always come back too the snake skins. Lucky for me mine are made out of cuben so the weight penalty is minimal, but there still is added weight which I just can't seem to get rid of.
    Formerly known as "Cranky Bear"....

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    nice video. Was that Diane there at the End?? HI Diane! (somehow I missed this video before).
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