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Daniel Fish
(daniel@fishfamilypdx.com)

Locale: PDX
... on 03/07/2013 21:24:28 MST Print View

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Edited by daniel@fishfamilypdx.com on 06/12/2013 16:47:02 MDT.

Eric Blumensaadt
(Danepacker) - MLife

Locale: Mojave Desert
Oct. 10, 2013 "Backpacker shrinks in WP down sleeping bag" on 03/07/2013 21:31:50 MST Print View

Wee may find the chemicals used to treat down with a DWR are not too healthy.

Might cause "shrinkage"! ;o)

Franco Darioli
(Franco) - M

Locale: Melbourne
Testing Waterproof Down on 03/07/2013 21:45:51 MST Print View

Daniel :
"but I'm not seeing enough improvement to justify replacing a non-treated down sleeping bag to one with the hydrophobic treatment. "
Maybe the type that you are comparing is not good enough for you but what about the other versions ?

just Justin Whitson
(ArcturusBear)
Re: Testing Waterproof Down on 03/07/2013 23:44:06 MST Print View

Yeah, isn't the Zpacks treated down, basically sort of a nikwax type treatment?

Daniel Fish
(daniel@fishfamilypdx.com)

Locale: PDX
... on 03/09/2013 14:41:47 MST Print View

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Edited by daniel@fishfamilypdx.com on 06/12/2013 22:48:48 MDT.