Re: [Hammock Camping] Re: Speer ridge line
- Dave wrote:
A structural ridgeline alters the forces or loads or tension on the
hammock suspension lines and the trees they attach to. In doing this
it does produce a consistent sag angle for a hammock as long as the
hammock suspension lines are at a smaller sag angle than what the
structural ridgeline limits the sag angle to.
Dave, I'm trying to understand the forces and why a structural ridgeline
will increase the tension on the tree (with associated bark damage).
Is it because us guys with structural lines tend to hang lower aand
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- I updated the file I previously posted by including some sketches to
help explain what I said. It messes up the previous link but it is
the same name under Youngblood's folder and this should be the link