- Dec 24, 2008I just googled hammock tents and came up with the Siam Hammock Tent,
that has, apparently been around for some time . comments going back
to 03, and it is in the index for Ed Speer's book, so I'll go back
and take a look.
...it was referred to as cheap in Thailand, but I find it on sale for
I love my el cheapo Byer's of Maine Moskito Traveller, but don't
always find trees in the right spot in florida.
has anyone modified a hammock so you could use as a tent? Mine has
lots of string - as opposed to a gathered hammock.
sandy in miami
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Sandy Kramer"
> sandy in miami
> --- In email@example.com, "ginohav" <ginohav@> wrote:
> > Winter hammock camping is great except for wind chill (known by
> > names as well). While a rain fly will reduce wind chill it
> > eliminate it and if the temp. drops low enough even the mosttrue
> > winter hammock camper (if you don't build snow walls ect.)will go
> to a
> > tent. Why not just design a winter hammock tent. I'm talking a
> > winter tent and not just a modified rain fly used as a tent. Ito
> > into camp pulling a small sled and an extra 5 lbs means nothing
> > I'd rather be warm and comfortable then try a save a couple of
> > my gear weight.I work outside in minus temp. everyday and wind is
> > biggest killer of all. I would design this tent without a floor
> > can add a small tent (fold up type) wood burning stove. I'm
> > real winter camping and not going out for a night or two in clear
> > weather. While we are at it why not design a true winter hammock
> > insulation built into the hammock? Just my thoughts.
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