Thanks Paul. I will probably become a hammock owner this year and the AR is
my first choice. I'll make sure I post my experiences with it.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 6:55 AM
Subject: Hammock Camping Adventure Racer questions
> I guess I'm the guy who has the Adventure Racer(AR) (donno why
> more don't). The preponderance of my experience is with the original
> HH and the Ultralite Backpacker Assym - I just haven't used the AR
> extensively although, in the future, this is my HH of choice. I have
> never used my AR (or any of my others, for that matter) as a lounge
> chair. The hammock body guy line on the AR is of mini shock cord
> composition and the tarp guy seems to be a thin nylon line or
> equivalent similar to the conventional HHs. The nylon line is
> attached to the shock cord by a simple knot which, I'm sure can be
> undone. This being said, I don't see any reason why I can't slack
> the tarp at each end of the main ropes and sit in it. I will try
> this next time.
> As for using it as a bivy in the absence of trees, although I
> haven't done this either, I don't see why this is not a possibility.
> Sorry for answering your questions with conjecture - we need more AR
> owners in the group.
> Later, Paul
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