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    Senior Member bmwrider's Avatar
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    Very light ascending rings 11grams

    You folks may have found these already but I thought I would so you just in case.
    http://www.rei.com/product/471123/smc-descending-ring

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    Already have a few myself, purchased at my local MEC (Canadian REI). Have worked great for me so far.
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    That's what I used.

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    I must have the old smc ones. mine are heavy as hell haha
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    I'll have to check those out...I like using webbing on my hammocks, but don't like how the Warbonnet buckles can bite into the webbing. I think a pair of rings like the setup above would work nicely, though is probably heavier than stock.

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    Omega Pacific are the ones that I used. They are thicker and not as harsh on the rope.
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    There have been problems in the past with supply availability in the past. Seems they've been out of stock for quite a while. Maybe now they have those problems fixed. I like mine but they are undoubtedly older models.
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    I got the omega pacific rings off amazon. just used them this weekend and worked great.

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    Our own whoopieslings guy sells those. Work great!
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    Those light rings, I purchased a pair from whoopieslings.com for use on my brand new Warbonnet blackbird I'm waiting on.

    Do those rings actually hold the weight of a person? I just find it hard to believe, there so light. Also are the slits in them normal?

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