Re: [Hammock Camping] Re: Risk's Hammock Stand with Modifications
- Looks great, now can you help me get it into my backpack. LOL
That is a very good idea. What is the length of that thing? I think I
might make one for the backyard.
Scott A. Macri
On 7/14/06, jonas4321 <jonas4321@...> wrote:
> --- In email@example.com <hammockcamping%40yahoogroups.com>,
> "Stuhr, Tim" <tstuhr@...> wrote:
> > I have made and successfully used the hammock stand that Risk has on his
> > website. I made a few modifications to it so I don't need a screwdriver
> > to put it together. It goes together with wing nuts. I've also made a
> > modification to allow a better way to hang my 9X9 tarp over it. The
> > stand costs around $50. The basic "Risk" version costs about $35 now
> > due to increased lumber prices. The pictures can be viewed at
> > http://community.webshots.com/user/stoikurt
> Great pics, Tim- thanks for the ideas! I really like your "outrigger"
> tarp supports, are they challenging to get setup properly? I might
> just add those to mine.
> I added two small hunks of 2x4 under the middle of the bottom piece so
> I could step onto it and not break the connecting parts. I guess I am
> not as adept as others when getting out...
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