RE: [Hammock Camping] Chet!
- Risk has great pictures of tying this knot on his website www.imrisk.comScroll down toward the bottom of the page and look under the heading HAMMOCK CAMPING REFERENCESChet-----Original Message-----I would like to see a close up picture of this technique, if anybody has
From: firefly [mailto:firefly@...]
Sent: Thursday, April 01, 2004 11:35 AM
Subject: RE: [Hammock Camping] Chet!
one. I cannot see the pictures in the book. I mean, they are there, but they
are too dark. Also, would it work with ropes, too, or just straps?
Ed Speer has a great way of tying this knot to make sure it does not
slip down the vertical pole.
Once he has done the 4 wrap knot, he takes the end of the webbing over
the top rail and then back to the 4-wrap knot, tying it off with an
easy to release loop knot. This eliminates any tendency of the knot
to slip down the pole. For some types of smooth poles, this could be