Re: Hammock Camping Cord for Tarp
- Ever had one of those moments where you read something and a little
voice in your head says "Duh!?" I can't believe I'm so obtuse at
times. I mean, I'm an engineer for crying out loud, I should have
thought of this.
Thanks for the enlightenment. I'm now off to re-do all my tie out
lines on my rain fly. I've been using the clove hitch back on the
line to adjust tension, but it's not the most secure.
<shuffles off mumbling>
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Steve" <joiners@b...> wrote:
> I agree, Dave - that's how I usually tie it - I just liked the
> animation they used in showing how to tie the knot! I usually use
> 2 half-hitch on my stakes, then a tautline on the tarp/tent
> side..... I think they probably did it this way because some tents
> come with the lines 'factory-attached' to the tent side.....