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Re: [at-l] mat

>I've had a skin mat for the last two years, and I love it almost as 
>as chocolate! I think it's the best for weight and comfort--and it's 
>nearly so fragile as they seem to claim (in my experience, at least). 
>One time I pitched quickly during a storm. Somehow forgot to inflate 
>mat, but still slept comfortably--and without puncture--on a patch of 
>gravel. Needles also used one in 97. Any specific questions"

How thick is it and how much does it weigh?  I have a Thermarest 
ultralight (full-length) that's too heavy and yet not comfortable enough 
for me... in my case would you recommend the Skin Mat?


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