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    help finding info about a suspension set up

    I would like to hang everything from one ridgeline, but I'm having trouble finding info about it. I tried to put together a pic of what I had in mind. The main line would be an amsteel whoopie with clips for a tarp (with prussic knots) and stationary hooks for my hammock. I thought this would make sure I get the same lay every time, and keep everything together. Is there any reason this would not work? Any help?


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    Try this thread about Single Line Suspension...

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    Tarp attachment needs to be inside the hammock attachment or the tarp sags when you get in the hammock.

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    Another SLS is here. http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=32421 This is the system I am currently using with a modification. Bearchasher used long Alpine Butterfly loops from suspension to hammock, I used short AB, 2", loops with whoopies to the hammock. The tarp is also connected to the ABLoops with mason line whoopies and small niteizes biners.
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    Thanks! That was exactly what I needed. Now to read!

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    Yep olddog's searching is better than mine caveman, that's the main thread i was referring to.

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