Re: Bag color
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "David Wills"
> Has anyone got a good answer to the sleeping bag/ quilt colorAs I understand the color question, the PRIMARY reason for the darker
> question? Ed has on the speer hammock website that dark outside,
> light inside is the best, light for reflecting body heat back and
> dark for drying. Ray Jardine says the opposite (if i remember
> correctly). Light to reflect escaping heat back to the bag, and
> dark next to skin to absorb warmth.
color is to dry-it-out-in-the-sun more quickly.
> Also, what have people found to be the smallest width for anMarta says that the "accepted" measurement is to lay on your side and
> underquilt around the head, feet, and torso
measure from the ground up over your shoulder and to the ground on the
other side. That makes sense 'cause you are going to be side-sleeping
at some point during the night. Tapered smaller at your feet unless
your feet are of such size that the measurement exceeds that of your
> Also, I found an awesome goldish brown 9 oz Ranier Down Vest fromCool...! So, who are you going to "share" that vest with....<g>...?
> the early 80's in my aunt's closet yesterdat and wanted to share