Synthetic 'over quilt' options.

Discussion in 'Sleeping Bags & Quilts' started by vaguehead, Feb 18, 2021.

  1. WilliamC

    WilliamC Thru Hiker

    I think only on orders over £135.
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  2. mr_snuffles4

    mr_snuffles4 Trekker

    I suppose at that point, your not far off the cost of them making you one instead.
  3. tom

    tom Thru Hiker

    The other possibility - and probably lightest option - is to increase insulation inside your quilt, e.g. down or climaloft clothing worn in camp. Or just a cheap fleece blanket. On the TMB, we carried a tyvek "blanket" to spread over both sleeping bags/quilts with a few tieout points to keep it place instead of spray biwi bags ...
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  4. vaguehead

    vaguehead Trail Blazer

  5. vaguehead

    vaguehead Trail Blazer

    I can barely fix a hole in my socks right now. If I attempted to add more flufff to my quilt I'd destroy it and it cost £200+. Also, it has down in it and it'd be nice to get synthetic on the outside for any water.
  6. RobH

    RobH Trail Blazer

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    RobH Trail Blazer

  8. Balagan

    Balagan Thru Hiker

    Looks like GramXpert is a pretty good option after all according to these recent experiences in the Buying from Europe thread:

    Last edited: Feb 24, 2021 at 6:53 AM
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