12990Re: Hammock sleeping pad
- Mar 8, 2006I use a BA Insulated Air Core for the same reasons as Fuzzy. And I
use it with a BA Zirkel, the pad sleeve keeps it from ever getting
out from under me! Folded over 3x it works as back padding in the
sleeve of my GVP 4 pack, and barrel shaped and slightly inflated it
made a good frame for my Golite Gust pack.
> I use a BA Insulated Air Core for a number of reasons:the
> 1) I already have one.
> 2) It is rated to 15°F, and I have successfully taken it down to
> low 20°s - in a hammock - with no wind.when I
> 3) It makes the ground bearable for my aging bones and arthritis
> need to go to ground.gear.
> 4) It weighs under a pound (72" Mummy version).
> 5) Its 70 dernier fabric is plenty sturdy for the way I treat my
> Downside - I can't readily use it as a frame for frameless packs.
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