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jereman
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May 23, 2016
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i used this last weekend, it worked well but please be aware that when the temp drops the air volume will shrink and deflate the pad slightly, all air pads have this problem and i just found out about it. it still kept my warm enough but when i got up it seemed low, and my friend told me this is common. if the temp will drop alot air it up more than normal and it will shrink some overnight. or you can wake up when your butt is cold and on the ground and roll over and blow some air into it. i was using foam pads and switched to air pads and never experienced this before and thought i would pass on the info. other than that i am very happy with this and love how small/light the pad is compared to my big thermarest pad.
also, this is a great pad for side sleeping. im 6`2 and about 250 and i had no issues other than the one stated above.
May 23, 2016
DesertRat
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May 25, 2016
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I have this pad and I've used it 12 nights so far. Overall I'd recommend it for not-too-cold camping. Pros: it packs down nice and small, to the size of a water bottle. It's light (it's a pound with stuff sack and patch kit on my scale.) It's also very comfortable. Cons: if you get down much past 40, it's not going to keep you warm. (Klymit has an insulated version available.) It can also take a little learning on how to fully deflate it when you roll it back up - you'll need to squeeze all the air out of it as best as possible and then fold it in quarters vertically to roll it.
I think this is the best warm weather pad out there for the money. At $44 plus shipping this is a great deal.
May 25, 2016
KaveC
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Jun 19, 2016
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I used the insulated one, but had the same problem for nights when temperature was high 30s-low 40s F. Deflated during the night. My friend with a self inflating thermarest lost air too but not as bad since there is still foam.
Jun 19, 2016
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