Originally Posted by KenDavis500
I've been researching hammocks for myself and my son. Pretty much decided on Hennessy. I keep reading about whoopies but still not completely understanding the "whys" of them.
Does "everyone" say to replace the HH ropes with whoopies due to the reduction in weight? Or maybe it's "whoopie" is such a fun word to say? Or is their some other reason?
I have whoopies on a DIY hammock and they are much easier to put up and adjust. However, when the tree that I was hanging from with my HH lashing fell over, that lashing held! Line broke further down, but lashing held.