Originally Posted by warbonnetguy
yeah, cheaper sleeping bags don't compress as much as expensive ones do, and as result, they don't compress 100% under bodyweight like the other ones do, and can sometimes be used without a pad, which is very nice, as long as you don't have to fit them into a small pack or carry them too far.
yeah, ive been sleeping where i work, rafting outpost on the chattooga river, so i am basically car camping. i had never thought/heard of cheapo's not compressing as much. also, some nights i didnt even have the bag under me and was just using it as a quilt