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    Golite has their 1 season synthetic quilt on the sale page.


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    synthetic quilt, rated 40-45*, $79

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    I have one an find the temp rating to be way off. At 60F I sometimes start to get a bit chilly in it.

    I also have their 20F down top quilt and find that to be rated accurately.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Knotty View Post
    I have one an find the temp rating to be way off. At 60F I sometimes start to get a bit chilly in it.

    I also have their 20F down top quilt and find that to be rated accurately.
    I've been cold at 40-45 in mine, but I was battling an even colder UQ, so I still have not given it a proper test. I think it would be ok with a full UQ and a few more items of clothing. Probably perfect for the SE US in summer.

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    They put some more on the sale page.

    http://www.golite.com/RS-1-Season-Quilt-Long-P879.aspx

    I think these are a great deal at this price. Normally I only use down, but synthetic makes sense to me in a summer weight, as these still pack fairly small.

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    With this bag and a BA Air Core Insulated pad under me, I was comfortable at 50. (That was on the ground). The bag compresses really well for synthetic. Great price, I paid $125 last year.
    Last edited by mattblick; 02-09-2012 at 06:49.

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    I think the name GoLite is a bit of a misnomer yea? Lot of there stuff can be found at other companies with similar gear for lighter
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    Would this make a decent UQ for Texas and southern states weather?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sargevining View Post
    Would this make a decent UQ for Texas and southern states weather?
    That depends on what kind of sleeper you are, hot or cold. This seems like a great deal.
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    Not for me 1 lb 9 oz? My 20 degree rei sub kilo is 2 lbs flat! I will carry 7 oz more and know I can be comfy. I should take into consideration though , by backpacking mostly in the spring.

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