Originally Posted by Geechee
Iíve used the 1 inch metal slider from www.onrope1.com
($1.50 plus shipping) to form a loop in my 1 inch polyester webbing and havenít had any trouble with it holding. I do thread it through and then back again on itself as a safety factor though. Itís much easier than sewing a loop and adjustable too.
Trying to picture your set up. It sounds a little dif from most of the cinch buckles ( same as your "metal slider? )setups around here. Are you saying you put the webbing thru the buckle, around the tree and back thru the buckle?
What type hammock?