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Old 11-03-2014, 07:28 PM   #141
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Maybe a 2-ft length or two, of re-bar sharpened at one end, bent to an "L" at the other, and take 'em down when wind is expected.
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Old 11-03-2014, 08:11 PM   #142
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I've used re-bar in place of tent type pegs for rocky ground. I used 1/2" re-bar with one end cut at 45* and welded an eye on the side near the top. Even on rocky stuff they ~will~ go in. Maybe not perfectly but I just keep smacking them until they find a way around the rock or whatever. Crude but good for tough ground.

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Old 11-03-2014, 08:20 PM   #143
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I've made my own tent pegs from large spikes from Rona and poly rope.
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Old 11-03-2014, 08:45 PM   #144
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I've made my own tent pegs from large spikes from Rona and poly rope.
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Old 11-03-2014, 08:49 PM   #145
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Glenn, that thing looks like a hang mens noose!
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Old 11-03-2014, 08:56 PM   #146
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It pretty much is a noose, tied around a spike.
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Old 11-04-2014, 11:18 AM   #147
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Now that is one beautifully crafted knot! You must be a mariner.
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Old 11-05-2014, 10:23 PM   #148
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Yet to be wind-proven. Panels swivel ok.
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Old 11-05-2014, 11:36 PM   #149
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Good work getting set up with solar. Knot tying, not so much

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