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When you think of sewing your own hammock, I'm sure the image of thick impenetrable canvas comes to mind. That may have been the case many years ago. But modern weaves will allow a household sewing machine to complete your hammock. Whether it is nylon , polyester or canvas an industrial strength model is not needed. Do some research on what material you want for your hammock and follow the manufacturers guidleines just in case.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|