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Mantis Chair

rated 5 of 5 stars I originally purchased this chair for backpacking but I ended up using it for many other trips and events. I nicknamed it the "go anywhere chair." I was looking for a convenient, packs small, light in weight chair for backpacking and kayak tripping and the Alite Mantis Chair fit that bill. Little did I know I would be using it for other types of trips and events. It has an aluminum frame that is color-coded and fast at assembly. It hold up to 250 lbs. and weighs only 2 lbs. with a packed size of… Full review

Mayfly Chair

rated 0.5 of 5 stars Trying to get Alite to respond to my warranty replacement for a failed/broken Mayfly chair has been futile by phone (never returns my voice mail...tried several times). Don't buy...bad service/warranty support. Full review

Monarch Chair

rated 5 of 5 stars This was quickly coined the "stupid chair" after I excitedly showed my dad my cool, new chair and he responded: "That's stupid." Here are all of the reasons it's not... First of all, these chairs are a lot of fun. I don't think you can buy one without a sense of humor. It's pretty interesting to watch people try to sit down in them. Once you figure out how (hold the chair up to your butt as you sit down instead of trying to balance it on the ground), you begin to see the practicality of it. The… Full review

Mayfly Chair

rated 4 of 5 stars Extremely compact chair. Easy to set up and break down. I now have two of these chairs. I picked up a "broken" one from REI at first for my daughter, figuring it was an easy fix. After fixing the chair, we both like it very much. It is a snap to set up and just as easy to take down.  The small/compact nature of this chair make it easy to take anywhere. The only issue I can see with it, being as it sits so low to the ground, is having a difficult time first sitting in it.  I've found my technique… Full review

Monarch Chair

rated 5 of 5 stars Lightweight and very portable! Perfect for all kinds of outdoor activities! I absolutely love this chair! Lightweight and easy to bring along on backpacking trips. It made my recent overnight trip in WV so much more enjoyable. You can set the chair up just as quickly as you can tear it apart making it perfect for shorter rest stops or hanging out around the campfire. Weighs less than 2lbs...carrying the extra weight was worth it! I highly recommend getting one! Full review

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