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#199072 - 09/11/17 08:36 AM Searching for a hammock...
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Loc: New Jersey
I love the idea of sleeping in a hammock, but I am faced with several distinct challenges in finding the model that's just right for me. Most any hammock I find will cut down on weight versus my solo tent, so not as concerned (yet about trail weight). My specific challenges are:

- I am a larger person so I need a weight capacity of 300lbs or higher
- I am a stomach sleeper so plain-jane hammocks won't work for me

I've seen hammocks that can accommodate us "built for comfort" folks, and I've seen hammocks that accommodate us stomach sleepers - I have YET to find a hammock that can accommodate the few PITA's (like myself) that fall into both categories. Anyone come across anything that might work?
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#199078 - 09/11/17 03:43 PM Re: Searching for a hammock... [Re: dylansdad77]
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If you aren't already doing so, post this question also on hammockforums-dot-net

There are some REALLY knowledgeable people there who can help you get started on your hammock journey.

You might get useful responses on both this and the other site.

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