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15582Re: YAHHO on the PCT

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  • farpost
    Aug 30, 2006
      Good idea, seuss. What size velcro strips did you use? This seems like
      an easy enough mod to make and evaluate without damaging the bag.

      How did you attach the underquilt (I assume you're still talking about a


      --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "seuss910" <wrv77@...> wrote:
      > I tried something similar with a BA Cross Mountain bag a year or so
      > ago. I put velcro (loop) strips on the edges of the bottom of the bag
      > at hip and shoulder spots. Then I put hook velcro on some duct tape
      > tabs i had attached to CCF hip and shoulder wings. So I'd just slide
      > a ridge rest into the BA sleeve, velcro the extensions in place, and
      > sleep soundly and warmly all night long. At least, that was the plan.
      > Any movement at night would pull the wings off and I'd stil wake up
      > with cold spots. I haven't totally given up on the idea, but since I
      > made meself an underquilt it's not been a priority. I think with
      > wider/stronger velcro attachment points it could still be feasible.
      > --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "Jeff" <jwj32542@> wrote:
      > >
      > > --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "farpost" <lsramos13@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Since
      > > > adding SPE style wings won't work with the pad sleeve, I am
      > > definitely
      > > > going to reconsider the idea of adding a bottom with insulation.
      > >
      > > Why can't you sew SPE style wings to the outside of the BA sleeve?
      > >
      > > Jeff
      > >
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