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Re: [Hammock Camping] Digest Number 761

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  • zippydooda
    Something about adding circulation THROUGH your insulation doesn t make sense to me. But, if it works, who am I to argue? Bill in Houston ... The author ...
    Message 1 of 2 , Jan 19, 2005
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      Something about adding circulation THROUGH your insulation doesn't
      make sense to me. But, if it works, who am I to argue?

      Bill in Houston

      --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, Iron Llama <iron_llama@y...>
      wrote:
      > I saw something about this on one of the make-your-own-gear pages.
      The author
      > took his cc foam pad and poked a bunch of holes in it with a thin-
      walle brass
      > tube, to allow for drainage an air circulation. The idea doesn't
      look bad (to
      > this neophyte, anyway) but I don't know how well it would work.
      The URL is
      > http://home.chattanooga.net/~cdp/hammock/hammock.htm
      >
      >
      > >
      > > SO...is there a way to use a CC pad without the moisture
      buildup?
      > > Like use a Nest-Pad-No Sniveller-Hammock-Sleeping Bag setup, so
      the
      > > first one could move the moisture while the pad keeps you warm?
      Or
      > > would the pad's firmness cause air gaps inside the quilts? Would
      > > the outside quilt even be of any use since the pad would likely
      stop
      > > any body heat from getting trapped in the outside one? I guess
      it
      > > would still be good on the edges where the pad doesn't cover.
      > >
      > > Anyway would this cause condensation in the first quilt, since
      > > you'll essentially have a vapor barrier around it?
      > >
      > > Jeff
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