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midweight - be active
so what i can gather is that their midweight "be active" stuff is comparable to ~Cap2 and works well for 50F~30F for hiking? M

In GEAR » Craft base layers anyone?
December 15, 2:41pm

Ymmv
@nathan As I said - my usage scenario is usually no more than say 3-4 night before I hit a town or village where I will sleep in a hostel or BnB. As such weight trumped over comfort. Also I do 3 s...

In GEAR » Nunatak Custom Alpinist and Sub Alpinist - "micro" review
December 15, 8:10am

spoonbill temp
I think the prob is that you can barely rate a bag for one person, let alone 2 with all the variables I think somewhere in the OLD website they mentioned that it was a 20F loft equivalent and th...

In GEAR » double sleeping bag/quilt
December 15, 6:17am

Added some more details
re baffles, construction and weight M

In GEAR » Nunatak Custom Alpinist and Sub Alpinist - "micro" review
December 15, 5:57am

how does it compare to something we all know?
I could of course see its a functional syth base layer etc how does it compare to say PATA? can you comment on warmth/breathability/weight? M

In GEAR » Craft base layers anyone?
December 15, 5:32am

Craft base layers anyone?
Just saw these at the local shop. Does anyone have experience with them?

In GEAR » Craft base layers anyone?
December 14, 1:58am

Not sure what cottage is
How do we decide? What about phd? What about terra nova? An the fact lightheart and crux mfg in china makes them what??

In GEAR » Gear we don't buy from cottage manufacturers
December 13, 11:17am

getting close
@Abela thanks for the input. when you say "i cannot share" are you talking about technical testing you yourself did? if so why not share...? If you are saying the company will not ...

In GEAR » WPB direct venting cuben?
December 13, 2:55am

@steve evans
where is steve from suluk...I'll try to ping him. So essentially what you are saying is: No one can do direct venting PTFE like eVent ...that is sad. I wonder if anyone can find a workaroun...

In GEAR » WPB direct venting cuben?
December 13, 1:43am

Success...?
So i got the bag (in shocking neon yellow) its basically the ONLY DOUBLE BAG EVER SEEN IN ISRAEL...:0 first impression: got in the bag with wifei on living room floor, zipped up, cinched up. la...

In GEAR » TNF Twin peaks for car camping - anyone use it ever?
December 12, 6:01pm

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