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Old 04-05-2012
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Re: Anyone use a hammock at sea?

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Originally Posted by xymotic View Post
I have two 14" steel rods in my back. The hammock is the only bed that IS comfortable. I also use one camping, it's completely awesome.

If I had enough room below to hang a hammock I'd do it in a heartbeat.
That's interesting and very counter-intuitive - I would have thought a flat, very firm bed would suit your situation best. Every time I've slept in a hammock I've woken up with VERY stiff muscles in my back.

What's happening to you re: the stiffened back from the rods and the curve a hammock makes in your back while you sleep?
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