Home made Costco blanket underquilt for my hammock
Hammocks aren’t just for summer backpacking trips. During the winter, they provide a wonderful respite from the frozen ground — if set up correctly. To keep warm, you’ll need an underquilt — a special type of insulation that suspends from the bottom of your hammock. Unlike sleeping pads, a quality underquilt can insulate you from …
Down Hammock Underquilt - Ultralight, 20*F
This Instructable details how to make your own Down Hammock Underquilt for easy, efficient insulation in a hammock.Stats77" x 45" ("full" length)18.2 oz with suspension. 20*F (or below) temperature rating (3+" loft)Why an Underquilt?In the camping and backpacking world, hammocks are becoming a popular alternative to tents. There are many potential advantages to hammocks, but one common complaint/disadvantage is the warmth of a hammock as temperatures drop. Because th...