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    Senior Member Gra_factor's Avatar
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    Hammock stand plans

    What do you think about this hammock stand? Wouldn't look too bad in my bedroom...

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Hammock-Stan...#ht_500wt_1287

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    It looks gigantic and heavy, yet strong and stable. I suggest searching the forums for hammock stands as there are many smaller and more portable stands that members have built.
    I'm partial to this one, enough so that I made one. It fits in a ski bag, so easy to transport and easy to store.

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    I'd have to agree. Normally I don't like the look of a stand indoors but that one creates a different visual impression. Just realize that it's BIG.

    At $1.50 for the plans, how can you go wrong?
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    I would personally deck the bottom to avoid a fall on the cross members if a fall were ever to occur.
    Look up before you hook up!!
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    The stand appears to be made to hang a spreader bar Hatteras Hammock...it will likely be too long and too low for a gathered end, camping style hammock.
    Dave

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    That's a good point.

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