I'm trying to visualise how to setup my first hammock and what kit I will need (excluding tarp and underlay) can you check my sketch below (excuse the simplistic style) and confirm that I have covered all the basics

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    FYI Knot that moves but locks under weight would be a Prusik of some description – user2766 May 31 '16 at 15:25
  • @Liam thank you, that's going to be really useful – Chris J May 31 '16 at 16:07
  • A prussic is one of many friction hitches, there are multiple ways to tie a friction hitch. – ShemSeger Jun 1 '16 at 17:59