Results 1 to 10 of 25

Threaded View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1
    New Member Mockingbird's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    White Mtns., NH
    WB BB DL 1.0
    OES MacCat Deluxe
    HG 0° Bur/Inc
    WB stock AWS

    Need Constructive Criticism

    Hi Gang! I'm a newbie at hammocking, and just received my OES MacCat Deluxe (silnylon) with a single panel pull-out on each side and sewn-on doors by 2QZQ (both highly recommended!)...I've enclosed some photos of my first official hang with it (used a continual ridge line), and would like some constructive criticism.

    A couple of questions:

    1) How long should the "drip line" for rain water runoff be (see extra orange line in pic)?
    2) I'm taking this tarp on an AT thru-hike next year: since I'm new to this, is it best to just stick with the stock webbing or is it lighter/less fiddle factor to go tree huggers-whoopie slings?
    3) (Adding to #2) Is it lighter/less fiddle factor to use a continual ridge line or two separate lines?
    Attached Images Attached Images

Similar Threads

  1. Just a "end-user" warning, not a criticism
    By body942 in forum Hammock Gear
    Replies: 72
    Last Post: 05-31-2012, 07:07
  2. First hang. Tip/Suggestion/Criticism
    By gtshouse in forum Clark Jungle Hammocks
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 09-15-2010, 09:14

Tags for this Thread


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts