I just switched to this method a few weeks back (using a CRL for over 3yrs) and I have to say that I quite like it! I find that its just as easy to center the tarp as a CRL, and it's lighter (loss of the line that would normally be either over or under the tarp).
Very nice illustration Dejoha.
Formerly known as "Cranky Bear"....
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