EDIT: FR - OR Elixir - Rick
- Here ya go!
EDIT: Change Me
Edit: Think about changing me
Comment: Everything else
Never thought about using my sleeping bag or quilt under my windshell...
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> But in the misty rain I have walked in, there has been noEdit: Can you elaborate a bit more on how the hood has functioned this
> penetration of the precipitation through the fabric.
phase. I know you mention only misty rain. However, any information would
help. I was really looking forward some observances of this when I read your
> It acted as enough of a vapor barrier that I was able to sleep reasonablywell
> in the cold. When I woke the next morning, my shirts were not soaked tostay
> the skin as has happened before when I put a non-breathable coat on to
> warm while sleeping.Comment: I'm surprised that it held in that much vapor while sleeping. Gore
Tec usually makes my skin dry out a bit if I sleep in it.
> One trick I tried with success on my latest trip was to put my downEdit: Did you notice the zippers stretching while doing this? Was the jacket
> sleeping quilt over my right shoulder and then put the shell on. I
> arranged the quilt (a light sleeping bag would have done as well) so
> that it covered my back and my chest with warm insulation.
large enough as to not restrict movement?
> - Breathable but water sheding materialEDIT: Please change sheding to shedding.
EDIT: I know you mention it at the top, but as per the survival guide can
you please mention that this is your FR and to come back in a few months for
the LTR at the bottom of your report.
- Re: [backpackgeartesters] EDIT: FR - OR Elixir - Rick
Tester: Rick Allnutt
Gear: OR Elixir Jacket
Thanks for your fine editing Andrew! I made the changes, uploaded the
report and deleted the test version.
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