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Old 03-21-2013, 07:54 PM
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jeep hammocks

just found a mini hammock at a military surplus store today and it is small and compact to store in my jeep so i thought it would be cool to keep on hand in case i go camping and don't want the tent. anyone have pictures of their own jeep hammock setups?
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Have you looked at jammocks?

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Subbed. I've thought about a hammock set up so one side is tied to a tree or a tall structure and the other on the sport bar or something along those lines. Jammocks are also cool and can be used as a bikini top at the same time. Here is a link: Photos - Jammock: it's a hammock for your Jeep.
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Thanks for the plug, nelsonan1. I'm James, the inventor and owner of the Jammock. We've had a bunch of conversation on the subject, here are some links that may answer your questions. If you have anything other questions, please don't hesitate to ask.

As of right now, it does not come in black, and will not until I sell enough of the tan Jammocks to afford the cost of the next production run.

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Hammock - JeepForum.com
soft top as hammock? - JeepForum.com
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/cam...ps-227602.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/anyb...rs-219674.html
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http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/best...es-223557.html
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Re: jeep hammocks

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Thanks for the plug, nelsonan1. I'm James, the inventor and owner of the Jammock. We've had a bunch of conversation on the subject, here are some links that may answer your questions. If you have anything other questions, please don't hesitate to ask.

As of right now, it does not come in black, and will not until I sell enough of the tan Jammocks to afford the cost of the next production run.

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Hammock - JeepForum.com
soft top as hammock? - JeepForum.com
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/cam...ps-227602.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/anyb...rs-219674.html
Jammock
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/good...od-227682.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/best...es-223557.html
Do you offer discounts for forum members. I like you product and may be purchasing one soon. I'm not worried about tan as a can of duplicolor vinyl/fabric paint can take care of that.
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Awesome, love the innovation!
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Looks like a good way to see the fireworks!
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We do offer discounts to the Wrangler Forum. Send an email to james@jammock.com, put "Wrangler Forum" on the subject line, and mention the discount--10% off (reg price: $114.99, sale: $103.50 + shipping). I'll take it from there and will send you a PayPal request for the amount.

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If you ha e a buddy with a jeep. You can hang the hammoc between them. I've had two hammocks strung up at once. I rock the eno single hammock. And a cheaper one with bug net attached to it. I think my next purchase will be the jammock. It looks awesome
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If you ha e a buddy with a jeep. You can hang the hammoc between them. I've had two hammocks strung up at once. I rock the eno single hammock. And a cheaper one with bug net attached to it. I think my next purchase will be the jammock. It looks awesome
We already tested it out that way haha
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I got a great deal on a hiking hammock on woot.com
After a little research I was floored by how much interest and information there is on hammock camping. I live down the street from JacksRBetter and bought their down covers. If I am not rocking the Bantam camper I made I am looking forward to trying the hammock out.
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This is what I do. It was very comfortable
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This is what I do. It was very comfortable
Nice what kind of hammock is that?
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I got a great deal on a hiking hammock on woot.com
After a little research I was floored by how much interest and information there is on hammock camping. I live down the street from JacksRBetter and bought their down covers. If I am not rocking the Bantam camper I made I am looking forward to trying the hammock out.
If the weathers nice I think it's the most comfortable way to relax
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Trek light is another good brand.
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Good hammock brands would be awesome too
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Trek light is another good brand.
Ill check them out
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Look at ENO. The one in the picture is a grand trunk. I like it a lot but ENO has better colors. If I was going to do it again i would get an ENO. Get the double nest so you can fit two people or have a lot of extra room for just your self
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will do thanks!
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Byer hammocks has a setup with a mosquito net attached to the hammock.

I would check. Rei.com I you d mine on sale for $30. Plus they have a great return policy. As far as rigging up. You could use a ratche strap. Or a lil rope with a good caribiner.
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Thanks for the plug, nelsonan1. I'm James, the inventor and owner of the Jammock. We've had a bunch of conversation on the subject, here are some links that may answer your questions. If you have anything other questions, please don't hesitate to ask.

As of right now, it does not come in black, and will not until I sell enough of the tan Jammocks to afford the cost of the next production run.

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Hammock - JeepForum.com
soft top as hammock? - JeepForum.com
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/cam...ps-227602.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/anyb...rs-219674.html
Jammock
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/good...od-227682.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/best...es-223557.html

I bought one about a month ago. Super easy to install. Acts as a sunshade when the top is off. Extra storage for small items when the top is on. Got some pretty funny compliments when using it. All in all my favorite purchase so far.
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Good hammock brands would be awesome too
I have a Hennessey explorer ultralight. Best hammock going as far as I am concerned. (No affiliation etc).

Mike. http://hennessyhammock.com/
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I bought one about a month ago. Super easy to install. Acts as a sunshade when the top is off. Extra storage for small items when the top is on. Got some pretty funny compliments when using it. All in all my favorite purchase so far.
JJACEW: thanks for the nice review, we aim to please. Let me know if you need anything else!

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Found an older pic of my hammock hooked up between a tree and my Jeep! Had it on the tow hooks at first but the higher up you connect it, the better it works!
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This is how I usually set mine up. It's a little low to the ground but it is comfy.


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Dear Jeepers:

We’ve listened to you. Jammock is currently taking pre-orders for the new JammockBlack.

Based on customer demand and input, we have made some changes to the Jammock.

1.) JammockBlack will be all black
2.) JammockBlack will have longer straps to make installation easier

JammockBlack pre-orders can be made here: Buy Black - Jammock: it's a hammock for your Jeep.
Please read the instructions before ordering. As this is a rush manufacturing order, no discounts will apply to the JammockBlack.

We expect to ship JammockBlack by: early to mid-May.


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Great news. I can't wait to order mine. Just waiting on selling my old jeep doors now. I think I'm going to with black to.
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Great news. I can't wait to order mine. Just waiting on selling my old jeep doors now. I think I'm going to with black to.
Awesome! Thanks!

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Excellent. I'll put in a preorder as soon as my next paycheck shows up. Black will look much better on my Jeep.

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