It really depends on what I am using it for. On a whoopie, it use to only need a small loop, as I was larksheading it directly on the hammock, then I found out that I can use a continiuos loop or dog bone on the hammock, and attach the whoopie with either a Dutch whoopie hook, soft shackle, or carabiner. So the fixed end on the whoopie would need to be a little larger, for use with a toggle, or my favorite, the Dutch Buckle. But for the dog bone, a small loop would work fine.
For a vendor, that is making a lot for several different people, and want a standard size, I would say 2" would work for all around use.........RR
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