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Ryan C
(ryandaskier) - F

Locale: Hampton Roads, VA
Package? on 01/07/2011 21:30:14 MST Print View

I've got an idea, what about offering some stakes (say 6-8) as a package with a Cuben stake bag?

Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

6" Ti-Eye on 01/14/2011 00:55:41 MST Print View

The 6" Ti-Eye's will go on sale tomorrow afternoon around 5pm EST. They will be $2.00 a piece and I will upload the official product photo and discription tomorrow before they go on sale since there has been a minor change made.

Just a note: As of now the 2.95mm rod is a one time deal. This size rod is an over-run at the mill. Its a very uncommon sized rod so its almost impossible to find more. (I have been looking for weeks) After these sell out I will be switching to the 3.175mm (1/8") rod. Its a little bit stronger but heavier.


Chad "Stick" Poindexter
(Stick) - F

Locale: Wet & Humid Southeast....
Ti Tent Stakes on 01/14/2011 08:41:01 MST Print View

Nice stakes. I missed this thread here. (New here and still lurking.) I posted about them on some other forums as well as on my blog too.

So, how many of the 2.95 mm rods will you have. Between here and hammock forums it looks like you have sold a ton of these things already! I would like to get a few of each as well, but wondering if there will be a wait on them...

Steven McAllister
(brooklynkayak) - MLife

Locale: Atlantic North East
I'm holding out on 01/14/2011 08:45:48 MST Print View

I'm holding out for some of the pigtail and longer heavier ti-eyes.

John Roan
(JRoan) - MLife

Locale: Vegas
Re: Ti Tent Stakes on 01/14/2011 13:20:42 MST Print View

Thanks Stick for posting this on you blog.

Doesn't look like they are available yet on the mountainfitter site?

Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

tent stakes available on 01/14/2011 15:28:58 MST Print View

Tent stakes are available. It looks like I have close to 1,000 of them.. They will not ship until the end of next week when the paint will be fully cured. The delay is due to no heat in the shop which has not allowed us to paint the stakes.. I am working on setting up a heater so I can get them painted. Sorry about the delay.

/A .
(biointegra) - MLife

Locale: Puget Sound
Re: tent stakes available on 01/14/2011 16:03:22 MST Print View

Any word on the curlies?

Larry Dyer
(veriest1) - F

Locale: Texas
Re: Re: tent stakes available on 01/14/2011 16:05:38 MST Print View

"Any word on the curlies?"

Same question. I want a few.

Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

corkscrews on 01/14/2011 16:26:16 MST Print View

The corkscrew machine I designed and built broke last week at the beginning of the production run. I am working on fixing the problem but I am swamped with all the other products I am building so maybe 2-3 weeks. Sorry for the delay with the paint and the corkscrews.

Javan Dempsey

Locale: The-Stateless-Society
Re: tent stakes available on 01/14/2011 16:43:18 MST Print View

Haha. I've got that same problem Lawson, I have to do all my cuben work at home because it's too cold in the shop to cure the bonds. ;)

Keep us posted on the corkscrews, those who know what's what are anxious! ;D

Michael Williams
(mlebwill) - F

Locale: Colorado
Re: tent stakes available on 01/14/2011 23:12:38 MST Print View

Just put an order for 8 in. It was hard not to buy more - I'm going to hold out for some curlies and the thicker ti eye's.



Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

Drying on 01/19/2011 08:42:28 MST Print View

Now that the weather has warmed up a bit the paint is starting to dry faster. The first batch is almost ready to stack and ship.



Locale: Western Michigan
Painting on 01/19/2011 09:21:32 MST Print View

Did you dip, hand paint, or spray one or two coats on the stakes?

Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

Dip on 01/19/2011 10:16:03 MST Print View

Hey Ken,

I dipped the stakes which is one of the reasons why they are taking longer to dry..

Peter Longobardi
(paintplongo) - F

Locale: Hopefully on the Trail
Order on 01/22/2011 21:07:12 MST Print View

Again, how can I order these?

Link .
(annapurna) - MLife
Re: Order on 01/22/2011 21:35:07 MST Print View


Edited by annapurna on 01/25/2011 10:13:25 MST.

Derek Kind
Sold out? on 01/22/2011 22:21:22 MST Print View

I think they're sold out already! Looks like there's quite a demand. :)

Chad "Stick" Poindexter
(Stick) - F

Locale: Wet & Humid Southeast....
Re: Sold out? on 01/22/2011 23:32:58 MST Print View

I figured that would happen. Quite the buzz going on about these. I am looking to get some of the corkscrews to go with my new Lunar Duo, but after buying the tent I had better not press the wife for anything else right it's a good thing I will have to wait anyway!

Larry Dyer
(veriest1) - F

Locale: Texas
Yep. on 01/22/2011 23:42:04 MST Print View

They're sold out.

I'm checking the site daily for the corkscrews.

James DeMonaco
(jdemonaco) - MLife

Locale: San Francisco
Too late on 01/24/2011 09:49:24 MST Print View

Damn, I was too late on this.

I was looking to buy some of those straight eye hook stakes but it seems they're all gone : \