Originally Posted by opie
4' would be your maximum length. Ill use 9'+ of rope to make a 4' sling. 8" of that will be used for the dead eye bury. 4" of that will be the dead eye itself and Ill add enough, a couple inches or so, for the bury on the end of the rope. So youll be able to go from 4', down to 3, 2, or anywhere inbetween.
Hmmm...so I had it backwards...a 6' sling starts at 6' maximum and could be reduced to roughly 1/2 that length? Is that correct?