Originally Posted by Lothos
reason for a t-frame instead of straps is straps will squeeze the top under its own weight warping it. I know this much from experience.
Mine has hung w straps every summer for the last 4 years and it is still fine. In the rear the hooks on the strap go to the bottom edges of the top so they aren actually goin around it. If you search google you will find all sort of ways of doing it. there may be better ways than mine, but it was easy for me and has done its job.
I feel like I have spent more time posting in this thread than it actually did to build the hoist