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    Bbo

    I'm a bit claustrophobic. Would a BBO drive me crazy? Does a BBO hold in a lot more heat than a tarp?
    KJ

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    not to sound dumb, but I know of BBq's but not about BBo's
    can you tell me what they are?

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    Bear Burrito Oven for a BlackBird. Adds about 10 degrees of warmth (your results may vary). Got for for my wife's BB and she loves it.

    Available from Arrowhead Equipment in a variety of colors.

    Picture is of wife getting out of her BB with a color matching BBO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fred1diver View Post
    not to sound dumb, but I know of BBq's but not about BBo's
    can you tell me what they are?
    BBO= Bear Burrito Oven from Arrowhead Equipment, a breathable "top cover" for a WBBB that goes over the netting and ridgeline.
    "The more I carry the happier I am in camp; the less I carry the happier I am getting there" - Sgt. Rock

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    Quote Originally Posted by cataraftgirl View Post
    I'm a bit claustrophobic. Would a BBO drive me crazy? Does a BBO hold in a lot more heat than a tarp?
    KJ
    The BBO for me is NOT claustrophobic, no different than a small cover overlaying your netting and ridgeline. It will hold more heat than a tarp, though because of that it will also create a point for condensation when the outside air is cooler.
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    I haven't used it personally, but last weekend i was hanging with a friend who uses the BBO, he said that it felt 10-15dg warmer "inside" with noticeably lower condensation. (when i find some fundings im getting one)

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    this is the mentioned BBO:
    http://arrowheadequipment.webs.com/a...ts/show/895179

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    Quote Originally Posted by cataraftgirl View Post
    I'm a bit claustrophobic. Would a BBO drive me crazy? Does a BBO hold in a lot more heat than a tarp?
    KJ
    Judy has that affliction and she uses a night light. Would a low power LED (just enough to give comfort and not kill the battery) for night light work for you too?

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    Would a low power LED (just enough to give comfort and not kill the battery) for night light work for you too?
    Only one way to find out....

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    thanks for the info
    now back to our regularly scheduled thread

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    I find my BBO to be effective in temps in the 20's and 30's in the fall. When I used it last winter however I had terrible condensation.

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