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Gear Workshop The Gear Workshop forum is for the discussion of homemade backpacking gear, gear modifications, and repairs.


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Old 03-26-2012, 12:53 PM
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ferball ferball is offline
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Quilted hammock

I am looking at making a hammock set up. Has anyone ever quilted the under pad/underquilt into the hammock making the hammock and underinsulation a single unit? Or is there an obvious flaw in the idea? NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-19-2012, 12:13 PM
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dustin dustin is offline
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Actually, I was just wondering this myself. I will keep an eye on this thread, to see if anyone's t NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-19-2012, 03:41 PM
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only thing i could see against it is summertime camping. that hammock's going to be a wee bit warm.< NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-19-2016, 06:16 AM
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I would think that the quilting/insulating material would get stretched when you got into the hammoc NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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