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Andy Anderson
(ianders) - F

Locale: Southeast
Who makes synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 20:03:45 MDT Print View

In looking for a really light synthetic quilt for the summer. I have an Enlightened Equipment 40 degree Prodigy and love it, but need something for those warmer summer nights in my hammock. I'd really lije something in the 10-12 oz range. Are there any other companies making lightweight synthetic quilts?

Eric Lundquist
(cobberman) - F - M

Locale: Northern Colorado
Re: Who makes synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 20:31:20 MDT Print View

Mountain Laurel Designs and Arrowhead Equipment both sell synthetic quilts. Although I don't know if they have any in the 10-12oz range.

Matthew Black
(mtblack)
Re: Who makes synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 20:42:06 MDT Print View

My MLD Spirit 48 in size large weighs 11.4 ounces with the ribbon strap. The dimensions are smaller than a regular/regular Prodigy quilt but work very well in a hammock.

John Abela
(JohnAbela) - MLife

Locale: www.hikelighter.com
Re: Re: Who makes synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 22:16:52 MDT Print View

Mountain Laurel Designs "Spirit".

Scott Jones
(Endeavor) - M
Enlightened Equipment makes synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 23:02:27 MDT Print View

Try Enlightened Equipment. His team makes good stuff.

Ken Thompson
(kthompson) - MLife

Locale: Behind the Redwood Curtain
Re:synthetic quilts on 05/04/2014 23:26:32 MDT Print View

Read the first post again Scott.

Martin Rye
(rye1966) - F

Locale: UK
Who makes synthetic quilts on 05/05/2014 05:35:41 MDT Print View

Talk to Marco as he will make it to fit you and met your needs. As Tucas do custom work. As well as make quilts.


http://astucas.com/en/

Scott Jones
(Endeavor) - M
Who makes Synthetic quilts. on 05/05/2014 22:29:49 MDT Print View

I did Ken, but Enlightened Equipment can make him a special quilt. They made modifications for my down quilt and I bet they would do one for him in a synthetic to match his needs. No need to change up.

Tim Marshall
(MarshLaw303) - MLife

Locale: Minnesota
Re: Who makes Synthetic quilts. on 05/06/2014 13:51:16 MDT Print View

We do make 50* synthetics and try the SLIM for hammock use (I'm fat and go slim in my mock)

We could drop the Zipper and sew the foot up. I've seen people claim 11oz with 2.5o and we use 2.1oz so maybe we could get there shedding the zip and drawcord for a sewn foot

Our 50* enigma is in your weight ballpark

-Tim

J Mag
(GoProGator) - F
Re: Who makes Synthetic quilts. on 05/06/2014 14:24:02 MDT Print View

There is no need for Tim to make him a "special" quilt. His regular/regular prodigy 50* should be under 12 oz according to gear lists I have seen.

I believe Tim lists his weights including stuff sack and straps, although it isn't noted specifically on the EE site that I could find. I wish it did so I could be sure.

Edited by GoProGator on 05/06/2014 14:39:39 MDT.