“If you are looking for a lightweight hammock kit, the Quicksilver gives any system some stiff competition… For me, simplicity is perfection. Some hammocks have so many tie-outs, guy lines, and storage pockets that it becomes a self-made booby trap with unused accessories. The Quicksilver system, in contrast, is streamlined, light, and simple. It’s ideal for folks who want the benefits of sleeping in a hammock, but would rather soak in the views of the outdoors instead of collecting shelves of “bling” to complicate the experience.”
Weight: 20.0 oz. + .8 oz. stakes included
The Quicksilver Storm Tarp is the upgraded version of the The QuickSilver Ultralight Tarp. It is 11’ x 8.5’ in size and constructed of 30D 1.1 oz sil-nylon. The storm tarp is a catenary cut tarp with high-visibility reflective guy lines, 4 titanium stakes and a stuff bag. It weighs in at 20 oz with lines and stakes, storm doors for truly foul weather and reinforced corner pockets to store the guy lines. The storm doors block the wind and offer a bit more privacy. Pull out lines attach to trees or vertical anchor points with a slippery sheet bend knot for no weight added suspension.
We remember the feeling well. You finally receive package you’ve been dreaming of only to find you need batteries… or that blasted elusive bolt. We don’t want any of you to feel that way about your hammock system. So yes, stakes are included! Titanium ones, with high visibility florescent heads. 0.2 oz super tough ultralight wonders, they are. So, go ahead and set your new system up. You have EVERYTHING you need.
*Hammock & Bug Net in photos sold separately.
Weight: 14.2 oz. + .8 oz. stakes included
The Quicksilver Ultralight Tarp is 11’ by 8.5’ in size and constructed of 30D 1.1 oz sil-nylon. The UL Tarp is a bare-bones catenary cut tarp with high-visibility reflective guy lines, 4 titanium stakes and a stuff bag. Tarp weighs 14.2 oz with guy lines and includes an additional .8 oz. of stakes. Pull out lines attach to trees or vertical anchor points with a becket hitch knot for no weight added suspension.
*Hammock & Bug Net in photos sold separately.
Weight: 6.8 oz. – 7.1 oz.
The Vista Bug Net attaches to the hammock simply by slipping the net end loops over the suspension loops of the hammock. It features an attached 1/4″ MULETAPE® tension indicator protecting the integrity of the bug net and makes the perfect hang a simple process every time. The Vista includes a 24” zipper allowing you to slide the Bug Net completely out of the way for an unimpeded view when bug activity is low. For solid bug protection, slide the net back over the hammock and zip it up. A shock cord around the bottom cinches the net around you and keep the creepy critters from feasting on you as you rest. Ah yes, the shock cord! Such a simple thing that helps hold your under-quilt of choice against the hammock to prevent CBS… (Cold Butt Syndrome) You’ll use the Vista Net year round just for that reason!
Vista Net with attached ridge line will fit any 11' hammock.
Use with a Bishop Bag for convenient stowing of your net when in the open air position.
Weight: 0.2 oz. each
Classic tent stakes made from quality titanium with orange fluorescent coated heads for increased visibility. Shepard`s Hook stakes are 6inches long and designed for the serious ultralight hiker.
Weight: 1.9 – 3.7 oz. (per pair)
Simple Polyester Tree Straps for tree protection. Available in either 4′ , 6′ or 8′ lengths. Low-stretch, Flat Weave 1″ black Polyester webbing exceeds 1200# breaking strength per manufacturer. Use together with our MULETAPE® suspension straps for a ultralight, hardware free suspension solution for your hammock system that is safe for trees.
Weight: 0.6 oz. – 0.8 oz.
The Quicksilver Bishop Bag makes setting up and striking camp a breeze. The standard bag is large enough to store our Quicksilver 11' Hammock with the Vista Bug Net attached (or similar set-up) . It features a button hole in the bottom of the bag to accommodate the other end of your hammock suspension loop for quick set up. Since the bishop bag stays attached to the hammock while in use, it is a great place to stow your Vista Bug Net which slides out of the way while not in use and makes the stow away process quick, clean and easy.
The deluxe version has enough room to hold a hammock, bug net AND a 20º down underquilt, dramatically cutting set-up and strike time by not having to add or remove your underquilt from your hammock each time.
COLOR: Dark Grey (standard); Black (deluxe)
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