Down or Synthetic?

7:06 p.m. on April 5, 2012 (EDT)
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Insulation choice:

Choose the comfort of down or...

Sheer convenience.

7:26 p.m. on April 5, 2012 (EDT)
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 I prefer down for weight and packing size, but synthetic is good for not having to worry about water so much. Down tends to clump easily from sweating.

7:48 p.m. on April 5, 2012 (EDT)
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Hey dsamore, welcome to Trailspace. Great to have ya aboard.

Here is a link that may answer alot of your questions:

I hope you find the info contained within the above link helpful. If you still have questions after ya look through the content contained in the link by all means please feel free to fire away.

We will be happy to help in any way we can.

Once again welcome to Trailspace.

Happy hiking.-Rick

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