Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 14
  1. #1
    clean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Hammock
    Homebrew Argon
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG TQ+UQ
    Suspension
    Dutch Stuff
    Posts
    1,077

    Enlightened Equipment ProdigyX

    My son and I received our 20 ProdigyX quilts a few days ago. I'm quite impressed with the detailing and quick service. I just thought I'd throw this post up in case anyone had questions or does a search in the future.

  2. #2
    New Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Ulthar
    Hammock
    handkerchief
    Tarp
    wax paper
    Insulation
    pocket lint
    Suspension
    hemp twine
    Posts
    1
    Looking to get a ProdigyX myself, but I can't decide if the 30 will be warm enough.

  3. #3
    clean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Hammock
    Homebrew Argon
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG TQ+UQ
    Suspension
    Dutch Stuff
    Posts
    1,077

    Enlightened Equipment ProdigyX

    We normally camp right at 30 in the spring and fall and decided the small amount of weight and volume of the 20 quilt was worth the extra insurance. Time will tell...

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Seattle, WA
    Tarp
    WB Superfly
    Posts
    113
    Have you had a chance to use the Prodigy quilts yet?
    How did the 20* version work?
    Would you recommend getting a warmer bag or are the ratings pretty accurate?

  5. #5
    clean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Hammock
    Homebrew Argon
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG TQ+UQ
    Suspension
    Dutch Stuff
    Posts
    1,077

    Enlightened Equipment ProdigyX

    We've spent about 15 nights in our quilts and are totally satisfied. I've had cold butt/feet at 30 but I'm on a Hennessy double bubble pad rated for 40.

    If I had it to do over again I'd probably still get the ProdigyX for boy and would have stepped up to the RevelationX or a Sierra Sniveler for myself because I take good care of my equipment and I'm not worried about keeping it dry. I'd appreciate the slightly lower weight and more compact size that down provides.

    I went with a short/wide cut. I'm glad I did wide because I turn over a lot.

    Boy is 1000% happy with his quilt and is totally warm on the bubble pad. I guess he's a warm sleeper.

    I've spent some nights on the ground with it too. I'm totally sold on top quilts for ground sleeping. No loss of warmth and it's great to not have the bag bunched up underneath you. I've slept on just the bubble pad and a Thermarest foam pad. Both worked great.

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Seattle, WA
    Tarp
    WB Superfly
    Posts
    113
    Awesome...thank you.
    I will probably spend more nights on the ground, so this is good to hear.

    I live in the Seattle area, so as much as I want down I am going to synthetic due to the rain. I ordered up a regular/wide 30 ProdigyX....I hope it turns out great.

    Thanks again for your help.

  7. #7
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Seattle, WA
    Tarp
    WB Superfly
    Posts
    113
    Regarding sleeping pads...was the Thermarest foam pad by itself good enough?
    Unfortunately that is the only pad I have for ground and hammock sleeping (to slide inside the double layer hammock).

  8. #8
    clean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Hammock
    Homebrew Argon
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG TQ+UQ
    Suspension
    Dutch Stuff
    Posts
    1,077

    Enlightened Equipment ProdigyX

    I've never used a Thermarest in a hammock, only on the ground. It's fine there.

  9. #9
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Seattle, WA
    Tarp
    WB Superfly
    Posts
    113
    Thanks for your help....I ordered a ProdigyX 30, and got it 20% off through the sale.

  10. #10
    clean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Hammock
    Homebrew Argon
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG TQ+UQ
    Suspension
    Dutch Stuff
    Posts
    1,077
    Whoa! He's got a sale going on? I just checked the other day to see if he was doing one! Argh!

    (Also, glad I could help)

Similar Threads

  1. Enlightened Equipment
    By kc_joe in forum Other Vendors and Services
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 09-07-2014, 17:55
  2. enLightened Equipment ProdigyX 20 TQ
    By clean in forum [SOLD/WITHDRAWN] Items no longer available
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-01-2014, 09:52
  3. Enlightened Equipment....??
    By 19Kilo in forum Other Vendors and Services
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 08-29-2014, 22:21
  4. 10% off at Enlightened Equipment
    By MarshLaw303 in forum Other Vendors and Services
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-14-2013, 17:40

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •