always use poly, stay away from nylon. Just like your silnylon tarp will sag after being pitched taught, your nylon straps stretched when all of your body's weight was put on them.
As far as repairing the hammock, I dunno but I'd get piece of mind and just spend another 5.00 and whip a new one.
"I ain't here for a long time, I'm here for a good time"
- George Strait
Last edited by Slo; 05-06-2013 at 10:07..