Black Diamond Spotlight Bivy
This bivy sack is lightweight, but it is not waterproof.
Price Paid: $160
This bivy sack is lightweight, but it is not waterproof. The seams are not sealed. If you want protection from rain, get a different bivy.
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If you count every gram but are still too claustrophobic to sleep with material hanging on your face, the Black Diamond Spotlight Bivy is the answer to your shelter needs. A single DAC featherlite aluminum pole slides in to provide you with plenty of headroom. The Spotlight's large zippered entry point makes it easy to slide in and out of. Breathing won't be a problem thanks to the ventilation of a mesh awning in combination with the performance of Black Diamond's highly breathable and waterproof NanoShield fabric.
The Black Diamond Spotlight Camping bivy sack is designed for comfort, but with half the weight of a normal bivy. The spotlight camping bivy sack comes with a single DAC Featherlite pole providing extra room over the head and shoulders. The Spotlight is constructed with ultralight, highly packable NanoShield fabric for excellent weatherproofing and breathability. It has a large zippered entry and a large mesh panel with an awning for excellent ventilation.
Description of Black Diamond Spotlight BivyThe Black Diamond Spotlight bivy is designed for the gram-counting minimalist who values some added comfort, with a single DAC Featherlite pole providing extra room over the head and shoulders. The Spotlight is constructed with ultralight, highly packable NanoShield fabric for excellent weatherproofing and breathability. It has a large zippered entry and a large mesh panel with an awning for excellent ventilation.FeaturesSingle shock-corded DAC Featherlite pole over the head and shouldersLarge zippered entry net doorLarge mesh panel with awning for ventilationProprietary NanoShield single-wall fabricSeason 4Minimum Weight 510 g, 1 ib 2 ozAverage Packed Weight 670 g, 1 lb 7 ozDimensions 234 x 76 x 51 cm, 92 x 30 x 20 inArea 1.7 m2, 18.5 sq ftPacked Size 10 x 19 cm, 4 x 7.5 in
- US Outdoor Store
Until now, protection from the weather often meant a sacrifice in weight, but Black Diamond's Spotlight Bivy, weighing in at only 1 lb 2 oz, protects you from the elements with NanoShield fabric, a durable, tear-resistant polyester with a weather-shedding layer of nanocell coating that provides you the greatest combined breathability and weather protection in a single-wall fabric.
- Mountain Gear