If you are looking for an elegant hammock that you can wonderfully relax in then the Amazonas Rio is a definite recommendation! This family hammock is made with the special Jacquard weaving method. The special part is that this weaving method actually makes the fabric softer and more comfortable. You will be able to enjoy a relaxing lie in the Rio with its cloth measurements of 250x160 centimetres. Besides the special weaving technique this hammock also comes with a decorative trim. This border is made using the macramé technique. This makes the Rio an elegant hammock that will look splendid in any garden! The carrying capacity of this hammock is 200 kilograms.
How to hang up a hammock?
Before you can use a hammock, you have to hang it up in a suitable place. You can use for this stand use to hang the hammock in or the hammock hanging for example between two trees. You need extra rope for this. When hanging up a hammock, you need to make sure the cords run as straight as possible. So do not twist or tie them together! Next, you have to make sure the hammock sags when hung up, and that it hangs 20 to 40 centimeters above the ground when you sit down in it. A hammock will usually stretch 5 to 15 percent, something to keep in mind when hanging it up.
Sitting down in your hammock
Is your hammock hung up safely? Then you can start relaxing! The best way to get in a hammock is to turn your back towards it, grab the hammock with your hands and then sit down. After that you can find a comfortable position. The most comfortable position in a traditional hammock is diagonally. Getting out is done by first moving your legs out of the hammock. Attention!Never put your feet in the hammock first, do not practice gymnastics in it and never put your head between the ropes.
There are a few very handy accessories on the market for the RIo Amazonas hammock. For example the hammock stands below: