Re: [Hammock Camping] Re: would this work to hold line?
- I was thinking that he had tying it to tree huggers or to the hammock
Bill Keiser wrote:
> - probably too small
> - what would you bolt it to?
> - bear in mind that the horizontal forces on a hammock line can be
> several times the actual weight of the person suspended in it.
> bill keiser
>> Looking through a sailing catalog, I came across this piece of
>> hardware. It looks like it would work on a hammock line -
- Hi Moz,
I like that knot. It's basically a prussic with a clever way of tying
off. Once tied, is it adjustable?
The pics are great--very clear.
> Cara Lin Bridgman said:--
>> I have tied bowline and an alpine butterfly knots in my Hennessey
>> Hammock spectra so I could use other ways of tying my hammock than the
>> Hennessey Wrap. The Wrap was tedious and was causing some wear and tear
>> on the tree huggers.
> I played around with wrap-style knots and came up with one that's
> quick to tie and has worked well for me for a couple of years now.
> Have a go and let me know if it works for you:
> If the pics don't make sense I can have another go, but the last
> person to ask did it just off those.
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