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    Blackbird phoenix question

    Wanted to ask you all here what is the best way to set up a Hammock gear phoenix with a Warbonnet blackbird?

    Hunterjim

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    I use triangle thingies on mine
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    Senior Member lazy river road's Avatar
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    I just loop the UQ suspension around the gathered ends of the hammock
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    I am new to his under quilt thing. I am thinking there has to be a learning curve.

    Hunterjim

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    Hope this might help......just the basics.
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    I do it the way Shug shows in his video by laying it in the hammock while hooking it up - on account of that's how I started doing it after watchin' his video.

    In the warmer months I can just use reflectix and a fleece bag liner on account of livin' in coastal SC.

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    Senior Member lazy river road's Avatar
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    Another suggestion would be to use the Dutch quilt hangers they work great
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    I use the Dutch Quilt hangers when I have the bug net pulled back (not used)...but haven't trusted them over the bug net for fear it would rip the fabric (?).

    I have some Dutch quilt hooks to try - I'm hoping those are the solution.

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