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All Forum Posts by Michael Cheifetz

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I could of course be wrong
@konrad I have been wrong before and this could be one of these cases. My personal actual experience is that I sleep fine on super inflated neo or super inflated prolite for that matter. As s...

In GEAR » Does anyone know when Big Agnes will be releasing their Q-Core SL?
December 21, 9:49am

weight and R value
@Konrad RE weight - lets wait and see if the production model comes in...as we often see that might not be 14oz RE R value - 0.7 is quite a bit more, and as R Caffin's test showed the NEO...

In GEAR » Does anyone know when Big Agnes will be releasing their Q-Core SL?
December 20, 3:01pm

HUH?
@Erik Putting early quality issues aside for a moment (and there WERE issues) NEOAIR IS quite THICK (2.5" It IS WARMer than the QSL the noise issue...well I never had any problems (wit...

In GEAR » Does anyone know when Big Agnes will be releasing their Q-Core SL?
December 20, 9:36am

Testing
@Franco - dunno if you are talking about the bottle delaminating or the chem stuff not working...but of course you are right. the bottle is pretty easy to test beforehand what I would do with...

In GEAR » Using hot water bottles as 'cached heat'
December 20, 7:00am

what am i missing?
if i get what is going on then the QSL has R< xtherm and weight > xtherm why in the world (apart from $$) would i opt for the QSL? M

In GEAR » Does anyone know when Big Agnes will be releasing their Q-Core SL?
December 20, 6:49am

weight
@Nathan - indeed - it was pegged as 7oz IIRC....9oz is in the ball park of many other UL jackets

In GEAR » Westcomb Focus LT hoody - initial impressions
December 20, 6:34am

Vasque Vista ultra dry...any experience
relatively new model.... Any experience as to how it works in real life: membrane (vs GTX on breeze etc new vasque sole (vs vibram Mike

In GEAR » Vasque Vista ultra dry...any experience
December 18, 8:27am

Unbelievable - another one delaminated
this is getting to be too much yesterday i noticed the Targhee2 we bought my wife is also delaminating seriously...and my totally new replaced one also seems iffy. brought them back and got r...

In GEAR » Keen targhee2 mids - experiences?
December 18, 8:24am

REally? nobody owns these
I know it aint UL...but still?

In GEAR » TNF Verbera...anyone?
December 18, 8:21am

call/write
at the prices you will be paying for a PHD i would take the time+effort to call and or write to make sure you get what you want. Also there is an issue of taper - which I would inquire into. ...

In GEAR » Newb Question - Sleeping Bag Width
December 16, 10:27am

All Reader Reviews by Michael Cheifetz

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MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:49am

MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:06am

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007
Jeremy above is right in many ways - it is indeed more of a quirky idiosyncratic book that mixes poetry, psychology and anecdotal facts about bivy and the scottish highlands. In that light it could sc...

In Books and Media
January 02, 5:50am