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    I think he is using Dutch's- 2.8mm, 1.1gm/M,...

    I think he is using Dutch's- 2.8mm, 1.1gm/M, 1500#break strength 'rope' with reflective tracer. I may try some of this myself. Looks like a solid/lite suspension.
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    So very sad- our prayers go out for the family.

    So very sad- our prayers go out for the family.
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    Are you asking about using tape/ glue instead of...

    Are you asking about using tape/ glue instead of using thread?
  4. You could consider a trelles with cross bracing-...

    You could consider a trelles with cross bracing- all out of 2x4's and constructed inside the trailer. the cross bracing would provide the anchor points for the suspension . As cougarmeat said- very...
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    Congratulations Shug on the retirement- more...

    Congratulations Shug on the retirement- more lolly-gag time for sure :thumbup:
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    Congrats and good luck TallPaul.

    Congrats and good luck TallPaul.
  7. Just went there and page is blank? anyone else...

    Just went there and page is blank? anyone else having a problem?
  8. Your post/ pics give me something to dream about....

    Your post/ pics give me something to dream about. Thank you for sharing your forest.
  9. Very relaxing- nap time. I really enjoy...

    Very relaxing- nap time. I really enjoy waterfalls and not having to deploy that dang bugnet is a bonus.
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    Sleeping with the coons and squirrels is fun....

    Sleeping with the coons and squirrels is fun. :laugh:
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    This looks like a good setup to me and your...

    This looks like a good setup to me and your height numbers and ridge line tension are the same as mine. Don't forget these measurements are on level ground and will change when hanging/ camping in...
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    I am so glad you have not lost your sense of...

    I am so glad you have not lost your sense of humor- thats funny.
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    Welcome from a former triple-citier.

    Welcome from a former triple-citier.
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    I have replaced my wife's cotton (crap) cloths...

    I have replaced my wife's cotton (crap) cloths lines with 7/64 amsteel UCR's @ 22' long.each. They are over 3 yrs old and show no signs of wear. When the granddaughters visit and we "camp out" in the...
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    Great pics- thanks for sharing.

    Great pics- thanks for sharing.
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    This is an excellent opportunity to get firsthand...

    This is an excellent opportunity to get firsthand info. if she/they are willing to share with concerned friends/ fellow hangers? Everyone stay safe
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    Welcome from Green Country (actually wet and cold...

    Welcome from Green Country (actually wet and cold ) Oklahoma.
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    I would go with option #1- I did add the...

    I would go with option #1- I did add the grosgrain reinforcement to the channel ends- no problems for six years. Good luck with your build.
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    From the numerous threads I have read at HF, my...

    From the numerous threads I have read at HF, my guess is that you will have condensation issues on the exterior/ exposed / outer shell material, possibly frozen to the interior side of the UQ. My...
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    Good looking conversion- stay warm and safe.

    Good looking conversion- stay warm and safe.
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    Very nice setting- enjoy the outdoors- be well

    Very nice setting- enjoy the outdoors- be well
  22. Thread: Florida HangCon

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    Nice logo but them coconuts look like...

    Nice logo but them coconuts look like widow-makers- Palm tree's look great.
  23. Looks like a comfortable night. Watch for any...

    Looks like a comfortable night. Watch for any sparks!
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    Your talents continue to amaze me. You are truely...

    Your talents continue to amaze me. You are truely the '7th wonder of the woods'. Stay safe and your family well.
  25. Yep- your hooked.

    Yep- your hooked.
  26. You are headed down a deep hole from which there...

    You are headed down a deep hole from which there is no return- DIY- good for you. And that is a mighty fine looking start you have there/ sleep well.
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    Welcome driver, and you are right @ all the good...

    Welcome driver, and you are right @ all the good info here and some of the friendliest folks around. Have a good time.
  28. Good to see you hanging. Not much snow this year?

    Good to see you hanging. Not much snow this year?
  29. Some tarps are made with a catenary curve at the...

    Some tarps are made with a catenary curve at the ridge line which need to be hung looser rather than tight. Not saying this is your problem but worth looking at. whose tarp do you have?
  30. ^^^^^^ exactly this. Thanks jeff-oh for the...

    ^^^^^^ exactly this. Thanks jeff-oh for the video- I didn't know this already existed. It does work great.
  31. Not a double LH of the strap it is more of a...

    Not a double LH of the strap it is more of a double LH of itself(the evo loop itself) after going around the strap once, the button goes through the loop end of the evo twice- wal-lah a button hole...
  32. Lately I have been using a modified version of...

    Lately I have been using a modified version of the grappler hitch. It starts with an evo loop/ button knot- through the hugger loop- take the loop end of the evo and put the button knot through it...
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    I kinda figured it wouldn't keep. Thanks again MK

    I kinda figured it wouldn't keep. Thanks again MK
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    Thank you for the info MikekiM. How did you mix...

    Thank you for the info MikekiM.
    How did you mix such a small amount of Seam seal and mineral spirits? Can you mix a "batch" and then just save the unused portion?
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    [QUOTE=MikekiM;2011006]I made cardboard templates...

    [QUOTE=MikekiM;2011006]I made cardboard templates about a quarter inch larger than the patch I was applying, made it easy to apply just the right amount of silicone, and get the placement of the...
  36. GW- your tarp looks real good, and well thought...

    GW- your tarp looks real good, and well thought out. IIRC- RSBTR offers lazer cut tarp kits but I'm not sure if they will cut to your dimensions or if it is thier pattern? Don't worry about the...
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    FS: $$$ sent- Thanks Peppy.

    $$$ sent- Thanks Peppy.
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    FS: Peppy-I'll take it - the 11' brown silpoly...

    Peppy-I'll take it - the 11' brown silpoly Superfly. quick question- does this come with the silicone for sealing the pullouts, not a big deal- just wanted to know if I need to get some. thanks...
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    That is an astounding tarp/ fly- talk about...

    That is an astounding tarp/ fly- talk about disappearing into the fall woods ! well done
  40. Poll: Well i voted for activity specific but could have...

    Well i voted for activity specific but could have been multi-stop shopping just as easily. I hunt,fish, camp(car), backpack, paddle canoes/ kayaks(both hand made) and sleep in a hammock every nite so...
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    Welcome- to the madness that is DIY, your'e going...

    Welcome- to the madness that is DIY, your'e going to like it here. This is one of the friendliest and helpfull sites on the net. have fun.
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    Simply inspiring- such a beautiful area to...

    Simply inspiring- such a beautiful area to explore. Those shrimp look delich- I know you ate well with good friends- do you ever serve soft crab? :laugh:
  43. Thread: Baffle height

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    Heh stevebo- no worries here as I was looking for...

    Heh stevebo- no worries here as I was looking for a starting point for baffle material used height in determining the quilts rating. Basically your question and I think the answer is-we are working...
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    Funny video-ravenblack.

    Funny video-ravenblack.
  45. Thread: Baffle height

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    Thank you cmc4free for your indepth response. I...

    Thank you cmc4free for your indepth response. I kind of thought that 'loft' was the amount of poofiness each chamber had at full expansion. I think using loft rating for temp rating is slightly...
  46. Thread: Baffle height

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    Are those depth/ thickness measurements the...

    Are those depth/ thickness measurements the desired loft between baffles or is it the height of the baffle's ? I thought that a 50* quilt was sewn through construction?
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    This is just a thought- but isn't this the time...

    This is just a thought- but isn't this the time of year when a lot of folks get out and about? I know you will never find me out in the summer season (8 m0nths frequently)- to hot/humid. I have new...
  48. Thank you for sharing the great photos again- and...

    Thank you for sharing the great photos again- and the cuben tarps look nice- well done. I think that is the first time I have seen barbed guylines- cold blowing ice?
  49. Great video- looks like you have a hiking buddy...

    Great video- looks like you have a hiking buddy forever- congratulations.
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    Have you considered stacking your 20* UQ's ?

    Have you considered stacking your 20* UQ's ?
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