How to Make an Instant Hammock

Introduction: How to Make an Instant Hammock

About: Tim Anderson is the author of the "Heirloom Technology" column in Make Magazine. He is co-founder of, manufacturers of "3D Printer" output devices. His detailed drawings of traditional Pacific...

Here's how to make a hammock in a minute from a sheet or any big piece of cloth.
It's the simplest method from my "Instant Hammock" article in Make Magazine Issue #9.

Step-by-step Instructable is here.

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    11 Discussions


    How long are those curtains? I suppose I should ask instead, "What do you reccomend for a minimum length for the material?


    12 years ago on Introduction

    Hahaha, very good. Since 2007 XD "Plz, Mr Tim, can you take that again" XD


    12 years ago on Introduction

    cool! ill just go and plant two huge palm trees in my room. haha just kidding

    Ever since i first saw this video, I've loved that "One more time, Mr. Tim" voice =]

    Great as always!