464Hammock Camping Re: Methods of securing hammocks to trees
- Feb 6, 2003--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "David Chinell"
> Tim:Got a pic??
> I think the Crazy Creek system deserves consideration too.
> The salient feature is that they use a metal buckle toDo you mean like Shanes?
> control the length of a 1-inch wide strap. If you could find
> similar buckles, you could clip onto the webbing, then use
> the webbing to adjust the tension.
>I don't really need it. Just an idea I'm throwing out there. What
> You wouldn't have the 2:1 mechanical advantage of the
> trucker's hitch, though.
it does is it gets me away from the intersection of the webbing and
the rope and the tree. Although the recommended knot is simple, I do
find it annoying if I have to undo it to readjust tension.
>You may be right. I think its time for a little experimentation.
> I'm must thinking you may experience as much difficulty with
> the trucker's hitch as with the HH knot.
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