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#193978 - 03/01/16 08:19 AM Re: Hammock question [Re: 4evrplan]
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For my homemade hammocks, I start with 12' of material. After the hems on the ends, they end up around 11'6".
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#193979 - 03/01/16 08:51 AM Re: Hammock question [Re: Dryer]
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I worked off of Ed Speer's design, starts at 8', after hemming it's 7'9"
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