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Re: [Hammock Camping] Exped wallcreeper PL

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  • chcoa
    Thanks Chet. I will have to look into it further before I decide. Wehre I hike, I think a outter peapod style cover that goes down to about freezing would be
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      Thanks Chet. I will have to look into it further before I decide.
      Wehre I hike, I think a outter peapod style cover that goes down to
      about freezing would be enough.

      Jamie in az

      --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "Chet Clocksin"
      <cclocksin@b...> wrote:
      > Yes, I did use it as a peapod and it works great. I have the Goose
      down
      > model, and it is rated at "32 F comfort / 23 F extreme" I have
      noticed many
      > of the web sites that sell the Wallcreeper get the specs mixed up
      between
      > the Down model and the PL model. I have the large size, and its
      huge. I
      > originally bought the medium size, but then returned it, not
      because of the
      > length, which was fine, but because it was a little tight around my
      chest
      > with my arms pulled inside. I am 5' 11", and 225lbs. The size
      difference is
      > striking between the bags. The large size has a girth at the
      shoulders of 75
      > inches, girth at the foot of 67 inches, and length of 102 inches.
      The medium
      > has shoulder girth of 59 in., foot girth at 51 in., and length of
      84 inches.
      > The large size makes a great peapod, but I did not try the meduim
      as a
      > peapod. Listed weight is 39 oz, but mine weighs in at 45 oz.
      >
      > Chet
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: chcoa [mailto:jdeben@h...]
      > Sent: Friday, April 02, 2004 12:46 AM
      > To: hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [Hammock Camping] Exped wallcreeper PL
      >
      >
      > Chet,
      > HAve you used it as the peapod yet? I was thinking about this
      also.
      > I don't know if I can justify the weight for it just as a 40 F bag
      > inside. I would have to have the large since I'm 5'11" and it
      comes
      > in at 2 lbs 13oz. I have a 20 F that weighs 2 oz less than
      that. I
      > do like that you can wear it though.
      >
      > The Ecotat thing made me start looking for stuff like this. I saw
      > Mr. Speers option too. I realy like this idea of being able to
      wear
      > it. It's very muti pupose and practicle to me.
      >
      > jamie in az
      >
      > --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "Chet Clocksin"
      > <cclocksin@b...> wrote:
      > > Jamie, check out my pics of my Wallcreeper in the photo
      section, in
      > the
      > > folder "Chet's home made". I have the Exped Down Wallcreeper. I
      > think its
      > > going to be an awesome bag, though I've only used it for one
      > overnight in my
      > > hammock. The Pertex shell did a great job of keeping the bag
      dry.
      > When I
      > > woke up, everything was soaking wet with dew, including the
      outside
      > of my
      > > wallcreeper, but it was totally dry inside, and did not lose any
      > loft.
      > >
      > > Chet
      >
      >
      >
      >
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