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    van hang

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    Managed to get a flat hang in a short wheel based van by using a spreader type end on a gattherd end hammock

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    Looks good! You've got many a comfortable night in your future.
    Everyone ought to believe in something....I believe I'll go set up the hammock!

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    What's the vehicle? Looks like plenty of room in the back.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingFox View Post
    What's the vehicle? Looks like plenty of room in the back.
    VW t5 ,trying to make it able to sleep 2 adults and 2 children for camping trips

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    So much ingenuity on here. Looks comfortable.

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    very nice, can you give more pics on how you did the spreaders?
    "I love not man the less, but Nature more."
    Byron

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    No bug net required. Looks great.
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    Great vehicle to have a hammock in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mountnman View Post
    very nice, can you give more pics on how you did the spreaders?
    The spreader is a hardwood clamp designed to hold gathered ends in place and to hang between a short distance with a carabinier bolted through the hardwood acting as the clampDSC_0598.jpg

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