Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Ratdog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Swamp in the woods, NJ
    Hammock
    WBBB XLC or GT Dbl for day hiking
    Tarp
    WL OMW
    Insulation
    AHE KAQ JUQ, HG0B
    Suspension
    Whoopies or web
    Posts
    1,281

    GT Dbl actual length 9' ??

    I have a GT Double from LL Bean and after finally getting around to measure it (for calc ridgeline purposes ), found it is actually 9 ft long, not 10' 6" ??

    Does GT include the channel rope as part of the overall length?

    http://store.grandtrunkgoods.com/dou...lon-hammock-60

    Or were older designs shorter?

    Thx

  2. #2
    in it for the naps oldgringo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Checotah, Oklahoma
    Hammock
    Varies
    Tarp
    GargoyleGear Ogee
    Insulation
    UQ-varies w/season
    Suspension
    onrope buckle
    Posts
    5,982
    Those advertised specs are meaningless...I'm not even sure any two are the same size. Nice, comfy hammocks, though.
    Dave

    http://www.uark.edu/misc/xtimber/rna/pattonsbluff.html

    It has always been my private conviction that any man who pits his intelligence against a fish and loses has it coming.
    John Steinbeck

  3. #3
    Ratdog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Swamp in the woods, NJ
    Hammock
    WBBB XLC or GT Dbl for day hiking
    Tarp
    WL OMW
    Insulation
    AHE KAQ JUQ, HG0B
    Suspension
    Whoopies or web
    Posts
    1,281
    Quote Originally Posted by oldgringo View Post
    Those advertised specs are meaningless...I'm not even sure any two are the same size. Nice, comfy hammocks, though.
    Too true.

    I finally rigged up a ridgeline and it is even more comfortable.

    How sweet it is.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •