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    Ridgeline basics?

    I understand the purpose of the ridgeline, but not the basic set up. Attach a line between the ends of the hammock. Is there a tightener knot in there somewhere? Can it be adjusted while in the hammock?

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    Some are adjustable and some are not. I tend to use my adjustable ones (a long whoopie sling) to help me set up the size I want. Check out whoopieslings.com and see some of what they have.
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    Here is some terrific info......http://www.tothewoods.net/HomemadeHammock4.html
    Carry forth.
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    Thanks for posting that link Shug. Not sure how I missed Jeff's pages before. Now I have another several hours of reading to do!

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