I've owned one for two years and have used it about a
half-dozen times. My measurements:
Total weight: 16 oz (1 lb)
Size flat: 4 ft 9 in x 10 ft 0 in
Size packed: 4 x 7 in roll
It's everything they say it is, and very comfy to boot. The
fabric is a thin, soft, non-ripstop, nylon, and feels good.
I do find it a little too wide for my taste -- it's quite a
climb to get up over the sides. But that's a totally
I've used the hammock as a gear and lounging hammock when
using an HH for my sleeping shelter in rainy weather. I've
also used it on day hikes, carrying just the hammock, a
quart of water, and some Mainstay emergency rations for a
snack. Worked really well.
The ropes are long enough that you don't need anything other
than the hammock as it comes.
I think it's a good value, but I don't use it as a main