How to optimize the light hammock from ASMC.
This polyester hammock is not perfect but it's cheap not too heavy and 1.50m wide (5').
Here is a way to make it lighter and to create a quick and dirty Fast Deployment Bag.
Material needed :
a light hammock from ASMC, some dyneema braid 4mm (or 3mm, 1/8'' or more), a knife (a small one is fine), some polyester sewing thread and a needle, a copper or anything wire
a felt pen, some flat light shock cord (a couple inches - not illustrated)
the knife does the job
No bag needed:
Now let's add some weight if we want with a Fast Deploy Bag.
enough to pass a finger. It's better to stitch a bit to stop the original stitching and to fix the fabric where it was unstitched.
here it is finished (here there's an optional dyneema soft carabiner joining the two loops)