Hey neighbor, great report! A first hang in February is quite the accomplishment! Yep, the 2Q-ZQ zipper mod is what you need! It's the best mod you can do to the HH.
Have you thought about coming to the MAHHA hang? It's just around the corner and a great event to learn all things hammocky.
I intend to live forever, or die trying. -- Groucho Marx (1890 - 1977)