Originally Posted by booone0
Also: is there any reason to go for the 3.0mm as opposed to the 2.5? The 2.5 is cheaper and both seem to have more strength than is needed here.
seems to be a lot of experience on HF with the 7/64" version, and it's fine. I guess I went with 1/8" because the increase in strength came at a very small marginal increase in cost, and small absolute increase in weight, for lengths in hammocking use. I like bargains!