Originally Posted by carsona246
If you don't have a camping trip coming up really soon, I'd get some whoopie loops instead, and skip straps altogether. I went the cheap ratchet strap route when I was running short on time my first hanging trip, but I just bought some whoopie's from arrowhead. Rachet straps will work, but they're heavy and you will most likely want something else. Buying whoopie loops cost about as much as cheap ratchet straps, with the added bonus of not needing to upgrade.
Whoopie Slings are great as part
of the suspension, but you need to use straps around the trees to protect the trees.