2941Re: GI -- "Bag of Feathers" insulation
- Sep 22 10:26 AM--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Coy" <starnescr@y...> wrote:
> If I follow you your pad is 2.5' wide and 5' long and open in theYes, it is 2.5'wide and 5' long. (not sure what you mean by open in
> middle. Did you consider baffels of any kind.
the middle.) It really is just a big bag of feathers, with no
baffels of any kind. I didn't make any baffels (yet) -- I like to try
the simplest configuration first, then make things more complicated
> It seems the downThe gravity will pull the feathers to the middle, but they fluff up
> will want to congergat at the center and leave the perimeter thin
> but I don't know.
enough that it might not matter. Not sure yet.
> Are you still using your HH and if so is this paddiagonally
> for it? How will you attach it? I'm picturing it running
> across the hammock bearly covering some of the entry slit.I haven't used the HH since making the Speer; however, I have
experimented with it some. the bag will go past the split at least
foot or so. the GI makes getting into the HH a little bit of a
project, but you get better at it with some practice.
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