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Old 04-21-2006, 04:36 PM
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**but all I saw was rock, there was no ice involved, so how's it mixed? **

I'm gonna have to use that joke now...

From what I've heard, the really good slackliners get it tight enough to twang like a guitar string, so they get like 5 guys yarding on a 6:1 or more pulley system, or they take vehicles or whatever else to tighten it up. The ones we've been setting up drop a good foot or so near the ends where you mount up, more like 1.5 to 2 feet in the center of a 20-25 foot span. Hopefully I'll be able to get some pics of how regular people do it I use a 4:1 and pull on it until I feel it's good enough; you have to retighten it anyway during your session.

*Hey I'm locked now! Why is this forum always one step ahead of me? It keeps pushing me to do more to my truck !*
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