Originally Posted by MAD777
I have 7/64" amsteel and it's more than strong enough for any hammockers. I've never heard of a failure of 7/64".
I am about to switch from 7/64" amsteel to Dynaglide which is only about 2mm in diameter and I weight 200#.
I actually read about a hiker that carried a spare whoopie sling and had to use it when one of his broke...Still that's not really good odds, but I'm sure there are more instances that aren't reported.