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View Poll Results: Do you primarily prefer a cord or webbing suspension?
Cord 15 39.47%
Webbing 23 60.53%
Voters: 38. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 03-08-2011, 09:52 PM
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I use cord. I need to try webbing some time just to see what it is like.

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Old 03-24-2011, 08:34 PM
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“ Whoopies don’t need no sticking knot”

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Old 03-24-2011, 09:50 PM
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Getting out and actually using various suspension systems helps to shape one's preferences.
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Old 03-14-2012, 01:55 PM
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I have tried several things but in the end I converted my Hennessy over to Warbonnet webbing suspens NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2012, 02:48 PM
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Years ago I would have never imagined that webbing would become such a useful part of my kit. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-26-2012, 06:36 AM
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I use lightweight 1" Poly webbing around the trees and 7/64" Dyneema to the hammock with a NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-26-2012, 04:43 PM
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I use whoppie slings on my Hennesy because its lighter and straps on Warbonnet Blackbird if it was j NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-11-2013, 05:45 PM
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I like the webbing that's on my blackbird. I also still have the stock suspension on my hennessey. I NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-27-2015, 06:38 PM
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Old 06-29-2015, 06:29 PM
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