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    If you could only have one... (TQ/UQ)

    If you could only have a TQ or UQ which would you want to keep you warmer at night?

    Say you could have either a TQ and a foam pad, or a UQ and a fleece bag liner. Which one would you bet on keeping you warmer?
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    I Learn So Others Can Too FireInMyBones's Avatar
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    Underquilt and the fleece liner. I've used it before and I get colder underneath.
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    Under quilt you can use lots of things for a top quilt.

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    Underquilt for sure. As has been said-lots of things work for a TQ, a UQ is pretty specific gear and oh so nice. YMMV.

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    UnderQuilt. I have several options for a top quilt

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    If I could only choose one, I would choose a pod, best of both worlds.
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    A top quilt won't protect you against the dreaded cbs. I would pick the under any day.

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    under quilt everytime. you can always find something to put on top.
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    My vote would be for the underquilt. I have used a sheet for a TQ but I love my UQ.

    Don't argue with the alligator until after you cross the river.

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    8 out of 8 hammockers can't be wrong! I guess UQ is first on the buy list.
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