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Old 06-12-2013, 01:47 PM
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ContainsImages Carabiners for Hammock Suspension

Please share any carabiners (not clips, buckles, cord, knots, etc) that you use with your hammock suspension system.


Carabiners for Hammock Use

I've used the carabiners shown in the above photo.

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Old 06-12-2013, 10:54 PM
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Old 06-13-2013, 06:28 AM
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I have some BD 'biners too. I haven't used them enough to comment.

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Old 06-21-2013, 08:27 PM
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In the interest of safety, I'd personally be very reluctant to chance any carabiner that wasn't clim NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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You bring up some good points. And...

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