Re: Found Tree Hugger Strap
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Ed Speer" <ed@s...> wrote:
> Karen and I found a lost or abandoned hammock tree hugger strap onFor high tech (high priced) tree-huggers check out the Spectra Daisy
> our recent trip to Boundary Waters in northern Minnesota! It was
> still attached to a tree at a campsite on Lake Agnes. Apparently
> someone left it behind when breaking camp--imagine their horror at
> the next campsite when when they tried to set up their hammock!
> The tree hugger might be home made since it is unique: 1" heavy
> weight webbing, 8' long, with 3" loop at one end, 1" loop at other
> end, and four 1.5" loops sewn at 14" intervals from the end with the
> small loop. To use, the strap is fitted around a tree with the small-
> loop end passed thru the 3" loop at the other end--there is enough
> strap to circle small trees twice for extra stress distribution.
> When the strap is pulled tight around the tree, the four 1.5" loops
> provide various points to attach a hammock strap, perhaps with a
> carabiner. Seems quick and convenient--but since I only have one
> strap, I haven't tried it yet!
> Anyone know who might have lost this strap--will be happy to return
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