Originally Posted by ka8yiu
I may be way off base here, but if you look at just the nylon hammock part of the HH, from the gathered ends where the suspension is attached, it has a 30* look to it. I think the ridge line and netting change how it looks.
It seems to me that when you stretch the ridge line tight, the design of the HH gives you the angle you need.
I'm a rookie, but that's what I see.
+1 on this. I agree completely. I really do think HH are an exception.