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Old 06-14-2012, 11:53 AM   #1
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Old Hammock = bakkini top

Hey guys just wanted to share a cool idea.. Hardly worth it if you had to buy a new hammock, but I was driving down the road one day and saw that my neighbor was throwing away this hammock. Well, my mind got thinking... And before long I had it finished... Took about 30 min and 6 grommets. I couldn't believe it.. It fit perfectly.. Didn't even have to cut it.. And it's very quiet too. It lets just enough light through, yet plenty of shade.. Here are some pics I took before using a piece of para cord to tighten it up a bit...
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Old 06-14-2012, 11:55 AM   #2
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not a bad money saving idea it looks pretty good too

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Old 06-14-2012, 12:36 PM   #3
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How did you attach to the header bar or did you? i thought about something like this, but using an old trampoline mat instead. Good job!
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How did you attach to the header bar or did you? i thought about something like this, but using an old trampoline mat instead. Good job!
First picture. There is no header bar.
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Sweet! That's the kind of thinking that went into Jeepin' before it got so commercialized.
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Old 06-14-2012, 01:23 PM   #7
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How did you attach to the header bar or did you? i thought about something like this, but using an old trampoline mat instead. Good job!
i really like the idea of that! it would be like the expensive spider web bikinis. ill have to keep an eye out for trampolines next time bulky pickup goes around town. lol
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Old 06-14-2012, 02:05 PM   #8
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reduce, reuse, recycle; great job lol
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Old 06-14-2012, 02:16 PM   #9
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Damn stripes fooled me, I thought your jeep was a JK. Stripes made your jeep longer!
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Damn stripes fooled me, I thought your jeep was a JK. Stripes made your jeep longer!
JK is 2 inches shorter...
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JK is 2 inches shorter...
I meant a 4 dr.
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Just a grommet and s piece of paracord tied to the little windshield loop above the rear view mirror...
I doesn't really even need it.. The win doesn't catch it.. The wind creates a good size bubble over the front part of the bikini top..
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Old 06-14-2012, 10:03 PM   #13
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Damn stripes fooled me, I thought your jeep was a JK. Stripes made your jeep longer!
Haha ya! Got some racing stipes now..
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Old 06-14-2012, 10:05 PM   #14
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haha very neat man, keep being creative, very inspiring

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