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Re: Re: listening to needles
This is for sharp point needles. Can't speak knowledgeably about ball point as I've never used them.

In Make Your Own Gear » New needle - how frequently?
December 13, 9:46am

listening to needles
I also go by the (pop, pop, pop) sound to know when the needle is getting dull. If I don't bend or break it first, I can get maybe 6-8ish hours out of a needle.

In Make Your Own Gear » New needle - how frequently?
December 13, 9:06am

Re: Re: tarp coverage
In foul weather, you may need to hang this tarp slightly lower to provide enough coverage on the ends, but it should work just fine. There's a tarp coverage calculator on the right hand side...

In Hammocks » tarp coverage
November 02, 7:47pm

Black Reflective Cord
The smallest I have been able to locate is the 2.75 mm GLOcord from Sterling Ropes. http://www.sterlingrope.com/product/0/A027GMC/_/2.75mm_GLOcord_Minor_Spool

In Make Your Own Gear » Where Can I Find 2mm Black Reflective Cord?
May 05, 7:36pm

Re: Splicing a Ridgeline
Christian, The 83% of hammock length would be the finished length of the adjustable ridgeline. I would suggest: 1. Build the adjustable bury portion first, leaving it on the spool. 2. Make sure...

In Hammocks » ridgeline
April 17, 7:33am

Re: Re: Thanks!
Hang Calculator http://theultimatehang.com/hammock-hang-calculator.html

In Hammocks » hanging a hammock in the garage?
March 20, 6:57am

Re: Re: Need a little netting in grey
I think I've got some Gray noseeum leftovers in the workshop. I'll look tonight.

In Make Your Own Gear » Need a little netting
March 20, 6:55am

Re: My MYOG Hammock!!
Very nice and looks comfy. What is length of your hammock? Never mind, I see it over on HammockForums.

In Make Your Own Gear » My MYOG Hammock!!
November 23, 11:38am

Latest Inventory
I just took inventory tonight after shipping today's orders. 6 x .157 = 3 left 6 x .093 = 107 left 5 x .157 = 75 left 5 x .125" = 164 left I'm not sure about the future of Ti St...

In Gear Deals » $1.50 Ti stakes at myDIYgear.com
November 02, 8:02pm

Re: Funny
Well, no actually that statement is correct. Titanium is heavier than Aluminum. Titanium has approx the same tensile strength as a low grade steel alloy. I guess the most accurate statement wo...

In Gear Deals » $1.50 Ti stakes at myDIYgear.com
November 02, 8:01pm

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