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Re: Re: Alpha thoughts (Rab Strata Hoody)
Thanks for the feedback, David. How would you compare the relative utility of an Alpha/ Nano Air vest to your hoody? How about a jacket (non-hooded) version?

In GEAR » Alpha thoughts (Rab Strata Hoody)
March 09, 11:59pm

Re: Re: No worries with sewn through construction?
"It is a warm weather bag and fairly unforgiving below its intended use range. If only WM made a Summerlite in microfiber....." Hi Rick. Why do you prefer the microfiber over the mate...

In GEAR » WM Caribou - What's the practical temperature range?
March 09, 11:38pm

Re: @ sean
I have +100 nights on my Downmat. Knock on wood, I've never had a puncture. The problem with mine is a delamination issue between the baffles. Exped is replacing it under warranty (with help...

In GEAR » New 2015 Exped Mats (with data table + help me choose)
March 03, 7:13am

Re: R value
Thanks, Drew. Yes, context helps. I'm a bit smaller at 5'7" 160 lbs. I sleep on my side. I've never felt the medium DownMat to be too small, but I'm intrigued by the extra ...

In GEAR » New 2015 Exped Mats (with data table + help me choose)
March 02, 11:02pm

New 2015 Exped Mats (with data table + help me choose)
I've been eagerly awaiting the debut of the new Exped mats. Nick @ Exped shared with me a data table for the new collection. Two questions: - I plan to get two mats, one to replace my dyin...

In GEAR » New 2015 Exped Mats (with data table + help me choose)
March 02, 10:07pm

Re: Patagonia Nano Air™ Review - A New Genre
Thanks again Richard for compiling your detailed report. I've used my Patagonia Nano Air jacket around town since October (unfortunately, I have not yet taken it into the wilds). I told Ric...

In GEAR » Patagonia Nano Air™ Review - A New Genre
February 01, 2:39pm

Western Mountaneering
I recently stumbled upon the WM Flash booties. They look nice but don't seem popular here. Is that because they are heavier than the Goosefeet equivalent? http://www.westernmountaineering....

In GEAR » Ultralight Booties: What's Out There?
January 09, 12:07am

Polartec Power Stretch Gloves
I currently use a merino glove liner but I'm thinking of switching to something made from Polartec Power Stretch. Does anyone have any recommendations?

In GEAR » winter mitt layers
December 13, 10:31am

Re: Re: Alpha thoughts (Rab Strata Hoody); Best insulation layer over Alpha, down or synthetic?
Note that the Strata uses a heavier weight insulation (80g/m²) than the Nano Air (60g/m²). One would expect better performance while inactive (warmer) and perhaps worse while active (too warm). ...

In GEAR » Alpha thoughts (Rab Strata Hoody)
November 24, 9:34pm

Re: Fitz Roy, Frostline, Roan
Dan, Patagonia typically reports specs for size medium.

In GEAR » Can I beat the MB frost line parka ?
November 22, 12:16pm

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