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BooneDox Drifter Hammock Stand Review

BooneDox Drifter Collapsable, Free-standing Hammock Stand This is one stand that should be listed in my “definitive” work on portable hammock stands. The BooneDox Drifter is easy to assemble, has a handy carry case,...

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Gear Best Cotton Hammock Review

GearBest.com reached out to me to do some consulting on their hammock line. They actually have some amazing prices for their hammocks, which would make great entry-level jungle hammocks or modular recreational hammocks. I...

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AntiGravityGear UL Deluxe Bear Bag System Review

AntiGravityGear UL Deluxe Bear Bag System One of my first purchases from AntiGravityGear—years ago—was their bear bag rope kit. I’ve purchased a few more kits over the years because it is one of the...

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Kammok Roo Hammock Review

From the Wayback Machine KAMMOK Roo Hammock Review @ BackpackGearTest.org SUMMARY The KAMMOK Roo is a very large, comfortable hammock (Length: 129 in / 328 cm, width: 72 in / 183 cm). The diamond ripstop...

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Splicing A Continuous Loop by Sight

Yes, you can (and probably should) meticulously measure your buries the official way (PDF), but once you get the hang of it, splicing by sight is a simple, straightforward process. My “fid” of choice is...

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