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FF reply
here is what they said when i asked on their FB "All of our sleeping bags, expedition parkas, and comforters are made here in Seattle. However, our Daybreaks, Hyperions, Helios jackets, and...

In GEAR » FF website came out of the 90's
December 04, 3:24pm

LT=$$
@mike - yeah I get that the LT is Pro. but asking them to not only replace a 8 yr old jacket but to upgrade me 200CAD up is stretching it (+its heavier

In GEAR » Arcteryx - great customer support (oh - and choices to make!!!)
December 04, 2:31pm

Paclite vs Active
all these jkts are mostly the same....apart from this difference. So the dilemma is Pcalite with pitzips or Active without If i understand correctly the activeshell is supposed to be AS WATE...

In GEAR » Arcteryx - great customer support (oh - and choices to make!!!)
December 04, 1:34pm

Arcteryx - great customer support (oh - and choices to make!!!)
Long story short: Had a 2005 model Arcteryx Paclite jacket. It severely delaminated suddenly in the past month or so. Emailed them etc and they just wrote in that they will replace it with a new p...

In GEAR » Arcteryx - great customer support (oh - and choices to make!!!)
December 04, 1:11pm

Imported
I pinged them on their FB page... personally when i see "imported" i think china If i 'imported" from Canada i would write "handmade in canada" if i imported 10d...

In GEAR » FF website came out of the 90's
December 04, 11:57am

Pamelas
"they call these things the Pamelas......but I'm just going to say it....THEY WORK" so many layers of deep meaning:)

In GEAR » Aarn pack "Natural Balance" field report
December 04, 11:47am

imported goods
indeed interesting... I wonder what that means - are the shells imported and down filled in USA from european/hi quality down OR are they actually filled and finished in china anyone?

In GEAR » FF website came out of the 90's
December 04, 11:14am

FF website came out of the 90's
I initially thought it was browser hijacking, URL cloaking or something....but NO! it seems the website is updated

In GEAR » FF website came out of the 90's
December 04, 12:32am

Re: Re: down/synthetic jacket
+1 (AKA "Like" to Eric on the couch sitting but RE OP - I'm not sure a single bag is ALWAYS best even if you have limitless budget. Some people (eg andy kirkpatrick http://www.an...

In GEAR » Combining two down bags for warmth
December 02, 12:00pm

nice
@ian - nice find!! seems almost identical to the patagucchi cap 4 (powerdry and such anyone know more? M

In GEAR » synthetic hoodie??
December 02, 11:13am

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