Originally Posted by Stormstaff
Measured where? Inside edge of thumb would be edge of tree closest to hammock and edge of index finger would line up where? Bottom of hammock?
Your thumb is the tree, your index finger is level with the horizon (or as close as you can get), and the line between the tip of the index finger and the tip of the thumb is your suspension.
Don't obsess on this...30 degrees is a guideline
...it does not have the force of law.