I also just ran across a great looking poncho designed by Brawny
> Wellman (Dancing light gear), it's 63" x 116", and has some nice
> You know, I suppose if you are pitching the poncho diagonally you
> plenty of coverage to keep you dry. I just like the idea od having
> more area to cook under, etc., and the larger ponchos seem like
> be great.
> I'm with you on the dual purpose thing. Makes a lot of sense.
Having tied an 8X5 tarp to my hammock to make a test, i think it is
too short and narrow for proper covering in a storm. It's alright
for ordinary rain, but I would be worried at the first gust of
wind. I think the dancing light poncho would be awesome, thanks for
pointing it out!! Hope I can get it within a month...