Originally Posted by Bubba
If it works for you, it works for you. I've seen people use those before. The only issue I see (and this happens with all kinds of gear) is that many people that bought those eventually buy climbing carabiners or other biners when they get bit by the hammock gear bug. If you are only going to buy once, then $6.00 for a couple of those is good. If you end buying carabiners down the road then you're spending more money in the long run. I've learned from experience to always keep this in mind.
I completely agree. I actually do use full climbing rated carabiners, these guys-http://www.rei.com/product/810823/camp-usa-photon-wire-bent-gate-carabiner- I just wanted to pass it along.