17407modified sleeping bag
- May 6, 2007Hello,
Recently some of my working colleagues became interested in my hammock
I quickly fixed them with some Speer hammocks and went out a few times
with them in the woods nearby.
I am using the hammock through sleeping bag system so this is what I
Some of them were so enthusiastic that next day they modified their
sleeping bags making a 15cm cut in the hood and at the foot end so the
hammock can pas through properly in the right spots. I have tried one
of their modified bags and the increase in comfort was considerable.
So last night was my first night in my modified sleeping bag. A minor
modification with a great increase in comfort. No more cold spots at
The cuts are made in the following way:
First sew a long thin rectangle, then cut it in the middle along the long edge.
Then reinforce the whole cut with another piece of ripstop bent over the cut.