Originally Posted by nc527
Well, nothing is really "torn". I looked at it with a flashlight behind it, and it just seems like the threads are sorta split, like opened up a tiny bit.
You might be ok... try putting the hammock on a hard smooth surface (not concrete... more like a countertop) and smushing it around to reorganize the weave. If nothing is broken that might help. Don't hang higher than you are willing to fall is a good guideline for testing this kind of situation.