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#129742 - 02/28/10 11:30 PM New sleeping bag
zeppelin03 Offline
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Registered: 07/17/09
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Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
I'm looking for a new sleeping bag. It would love to get away with spending only a hundred dollars, but am willing to spend some extra if i'm truely gonna get my moneys worth. I set a cut off at about two hundred dollars.

Im looking at a North Face Kilo Sleepingbag

Or a Marmot Never Winter

Is there anything cheaper that would be decent? If not, either of these two any good? Don't want to spend much more.

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#129743 - 03/01/10 12:15 AM Re: New sleeping bag [Re: zeppelin03]
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#129902 - 03/02/10 06:01 PM Re: New sleeping bag [Re: zeppelin03]
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For the money that Marmot bg looks like a good deal. 600 fill down is medium weight down but will maintain loft better under mild compression (like a poking elbow or shoulder) better than higher fill downs. i.e. Lower fill downs don't compress as much when packing them.

I have a 30 F. WM Megalite bag with 850 oz./cu. in. down fill. It's good to about 25 F. in my experience, IF I wear light poly long johns and a light stocking cap.

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