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    New 2QZQ breathable Underquilt protector

    We have a new item on our website. A breathable 1.1 oz calendared ripstop Underquilt protector. Its available in Black, Coyote brown and light gray. See OutandBack's thread here. for evaluation and review.
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    I really got a chance to test the new breathable under quilt protector over the last 3 day.
    Took a pulk trip up to Kenosha Pass Colorado (10,400 ft above sealevel) for 3 day and 2 nights had 1 1/2 days of sustained winds of 15mph with gusts to 45mph.
    The UQP performed flawlessly.
    Last edited by OutandBack; 02-16-2011 at 11:33.

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    Nice addition to the 2QZQ product line. Definitely like breathable outer layers.
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    UQ Protectors

    Two questions:
    What is the weight of each protector?
    Is the "breathable" protector also water resistant?
    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by emcee View Post
    Two questions:
    What is the weight of each protector?
    Is the "breathable" protector also water resistant?
    Thanks
    And wind proof or at least highly wind resistant?
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    Wow, that looks great! And we know the workmanship will be top notch. Thanks 2Q and ZQ. That will be another great hammock accessory.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emcee View Post
    Two questions:
    What is the weight of each protector?
    Is the "breathable" protector also water resistant?
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    Just updated the website. The weight is 7ozs. and because it is a calendared material, is somewhat wind and water resistant.
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    Quote Originally Posted by emcee View Post
    Two questions:
    What is the weight of each protector?
    Is the "breathable" protector also water resistant?
    Thanks

    The website says there is a waterproof syl version of it, and a breathable ripstop version.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BillyBob58 View Post
    And wind proof or at least highly wind resistant?
    Yes, I think that is a fair statement. Tightly woven ripstop and calendaring of the material makes that possible. OutandBack has been testing it for us and can speak to the resistant properties.
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    would the 'calendaring' make the dwr obsolete? meaning, would the water repellentness of this fabric last provided the nylon isn't damaged?

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