6429Re: [Hammock Camping] Trip Report
- Aug 2, 2004--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, SF Nazdarovye
> I'll look forward to seeing the pics - and would love to hear morematerials
> about your super-light hammock setup. Have you described the
> and construction earlier here, or posted them anywhere?Steve,
> - Steve
No, I've not yet posted pics or construction details, not for lack
I've been so busy designing and constructing that my efforts to
document online have fallen behind. I desperately need to
reorganize my website and make more useful and descriptive.
The hammock is 1.1oz nylon, folded ends, whipped with the hang lines
(3/8" poly line), 10' poly pro webbing "tree huggers", and home made
snake skins. The hammock rough dimensions are 8'x4', although I
believe I will add another 6" to the length in my next interation.
The bug netting is hard top describe, but will hopefully be clear
from the pictures (when I post them). It wraps around the outside
of the underquilt/peapod, but does not completely enclose it (like I
said, hard to describe).
You've seen my cat tarps before, nothing new there.
Suprisingly, the ranger on duty this weekend had never seen anyone
use a hammock for over night sleeping!! She was very impressed with
the concept and how light it and compact it was.
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