There is a big learning curve for what we hammockers do. So be patient & soon it will be second nature.
I don't know Clark, but: I like my ridgeline to be pretty tight, (somewhere between "Twang" & "Thunk" if that helps.) then I use self adjusting tensioners to stake the 4 corners.
When you have a backpack on, no matter where you are, you’re home.
PAIN is INEVITABLE. MISERY is OPTIONAL.
|hang, success, tarp!|