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RE: [pct-l] Lightening your pack, for couples.
- Subject: RE: [pct-l] Lightening your pack, for couples.
- From: "Umstead, Tim (SD-EX)" <TUmstead@gi.com>
- Date: Wed, 27 May 1998 16:24:00 -0700
We purchased both of ours. One from Marmot for their bag and the other
from Feathered Friends for theirs. Feathered Friends had several
options on material, size, and design. If you order equipment from
Feathered Friends you can have it customized to what you want.
Tim and Ann
The Ravens PCT 96'
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ted Williams [SMTP:TedWi@Attachmate.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 1998 3:53 PM
> To: 'Umstead, Tim (SD-EX)'
> Cc: 'PCT'
> Subject: RE: [pct-l] Lightening your pack, for couples.
> Are there commercial couplers, or do you make them yourself? We were
> planning to make one and would welcome any suggestions you may have.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Umstead, Tim (SD-EX) [SMTP:TUmstead@gi.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 1998 3:30 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: [pct-l] Lightening your pack, for couples.
> > I thing my wife and I have done for years is to hike with only one
> > sleeping bag and a coupler. The coupler turns your sleeping bag
> > a
> > big blanket. We have spent several nights in sub-zero temperatures
> > and
> > not been cold. In so ways it is even wormier, remember, you have
> > people heating up the sleeping bag not one. Another nice thing is,
> > you
> > get rid to the weigh of one sleeping bag. True it is best if your
> > hiking partner is your significant other, but.... We have used two
> > different companies equipment Marmot and Feathered Friends.
> > Friends has the lightest sleeping bags that we have found. You will
> > pay
> > for it, and there is a waiting list.
> > http://www.featheredfriends.com/featherd/bags.htm
> > Tim and Ann
> > The Ravens PCT '96
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