There are a lot of gimmicky TQs out there that do not provide sufficient occlusion and/or fail in other ways when in use. There is a reason that real CATS are the most carried TQs. I see a lot of issues with going smaller and sizing down key components.
The video was pretty good and had quite a few demonstrations showing that it was the same as a cats..:: that inside the cats it’s still a 1 inch webbing…. But who knows like what you said a belt, shoe laces para cord anything I can do in a pinch