Re: Hammock Camping first attempt at a homemade hammock
- It's all Rosaleens fault. Ever since she made fun of my spelling it
has been a curse LOL.
PS I think I'll wear my ovealls to church tonight. Fall is
definatly in the air. I'll be back online arond 8:30 if my expertice
is needed. LOL
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Rick <ra1@i...> wrote:
> Coy wrote:
> > I used a basic ovehead knot.
> Ah, I see Coy.
> This is your problem.
> Be careful if it is a slip knot.
> What Ed recommends is an overhand knot, not one that goes around
> Seriously, take another look at what Ed has in the book.
> Take the time to tie it several times until it is just right.
> BTW, FWIW, AFAIK, the knot in the cloth can always be untied,
> says it eventually gets stuck. I have slept in the hammock for
> end and then been able (given 15 minutes of effort) to untie the
> the cloth.