Re: HH Underquilts
- Ed, et al.,
Thank you for the kind words. Jack and I thoroughly enjoyed the time
at Trail Days.
We are prteey proud of our quilts. We only wish we could get them
out the door a little faster. But, we're just two guys with a sewing
machine at this point. We'll be working on that.
If you have any questions we can answer don't hesitate to contact
us. you can reach us via the e-mail Ed provided:
or the addresses and phone numbers below.
Jack Tier (Peter Pan)
108 Northpoint Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Jack Myers (Smee)
202 Patriot Way
Yorktown, VA 23693
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Ed Speer" <info@s...> wrote:
> For all of you looking for a suitable underquilt for the HH, I'm
> happy to report that Karen and I had the pleasure of meeting Peter
> Pan (Jack Tier) and Smee (Jack Myers) this weekend at Trail Days
> where they were vendoring their new products. They are the very
> capable guys now making down insulated underquilts for the HH.
> are retired military men now enjoying early retirement and we were
> very impressed with their underquilts as well as their integrity.
> They have considerable outdoor experience, especially trail hiking
> and cold-weather hammock camping and their products reflect this.
> Jacks are serious about this and have formed a company called
> Jacks 'R' Better Quilts and Hiking Gear. They custom make the
> underquilts and orders are already exceeding how fast they can make
> them, so some orders may be back ordered for a time--but this is
> the kind of problem we recently experienced with WhiteKnight. Both
> Jacks were invited to join Hammock Camping-L and hopefully soon
> be part of our group. Their web site is under construction, but
> can be reached now at:
> Peter Pan himself left Trail Days headed for the AT for a week or
> of hiking.
> Happy Hammocking...Ed