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Huge Girth
Joe, It will add 18 inches to your 59 inch wide quilt, if modified with full length omni tape for a total girth of 77 inches.... FWIW, that is enough girth to seve as a winter overbag over mo...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt Advice
May 12, 2:24pm

6th Annual Trail Days Sale
Jacks 'R' Better,LLC has again opened its annual Trail Days sale to the internet so those unable to get to the Big Party in Damascus Virginia can also receive the sale prices.... The Tra...

In Gear Deals » 6th Annual Trail Days Sale
May 07, 8:49am

Quilt ratings
Dan, et al, JRB ratings assume you are in a protected shelter of some type(Tarp, tent,hammock) out of the wind and in seasonal base layer...Appropriate head gear is required... you should have i...

In GEAR » Why a quilt?
May 03, 6:11pm

Bottom Side Insulation
Nate, et al, One has to screw up pretty badly to get an under quilt wet on a hammock under an adequately sized and pitched tarp. In several hundred nights nights of hammock camping, most in the...

In GEAR » how to hammock camp?
May 01, 8:15am

Olive drab
Dean, You are a little behind the times.... Most of the JRB quilts started shipping in the new Olive drab color a couple of months back... Pan

In GEAR » Yet another quilt advice request
April 25, 6:36am

Option to seal a quilt
Joe, Think of full length omni tape and a Down To Earth Pad Converter or OT on another pad of your preference.... No drafts.... No extra bottom.... It would be 1oz vs 3oz you are considering... ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt Advice
April 24, 9:49am

Quilt comparision
Details... The devil is always in the details". To answer your size question....You can find the dimensions for all the JRB quilts on our comparision chart....

In GEAR » Yet another quilt advice request
April 24, 7:58am

DDP info
Rick, DDP are 50x86 and weight 8.5 oz. Pan

In GEAR » Dry ducks and lil nippers
April 06, 5:43pm

JRB Down Sleeves
Peter, Facts....When the sleeves are connected, there is a 1 sq inch pad of Omnitape at the shoulder/neck center and a 1 sq inch pad of OT at the sternum...One side is against your vest, the oth...

In GEAR » JRB Down Sleeves
April 06, 8:38am

JRB 2009 quilt mod
ALCON, FWIW, JRB has made all of its standard 48" wide quilts reversible on all hammock models.....In doing so it has added side ladder loops opposite the existing side ladder loops... Thus...

In GEAR » Will a quilt work for restless side/stomach sleepers?
March 23, 2:31pm

All Reader Reviews by john Tier

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Equinox Silnylon Poncho
Agree with Richard on the mods.... all easy to do....I've had the extended length model for over 4 years and it is super through the mid season.... and yes it will cover a HH. Here is my mod......

In Clothing - Raingear
September 22, 6:10pm