[Hammock Camping] Re:attaching hammock body to rope - Duane
- I do like the looks of that, especially the webbing as far as
distributing the load. Okay, now for my Walmart to just put some
good material on the buck-a-yard racks...
Bill in Houston
--- In email@example.com, jonas4321@j... wrote:
> The double-sheet bend is my preferred method. I find that it's
> tie and untie, it's very uncomplicated materials-wise, and if
> used, it stresses the fabric less than rope would (not that rope
> any damage, but the webbing MUST stress it less, as it has a larger
> surface area).
> I have some pics on the group's photo area under Jonas4321.
> I am planning on using webbing just for the tree and the hammock,
> rope in between, but have not made it there yet.
> On Mon, 08 Nov 2004 16:35:33 -0000 "zippydooda" <zippydooda@y...>
> > Once you get the end folded, could you use a sheet bend (double
> > maybe) to connect it to the rope that then goes to the tree? No
> > overhand knot, no whipping? Thanks very much for your research
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