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    Draft Collars

    Do the bottom quilts that "Hammock Gear" makes have draft collars?

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    My zero incubator and twenty Phoenix both have draft collars my 40 Phoenix does not have draft collars per my request. I believe that now all HG UQ have draft collars unless requested otherwise
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    Thanks Lazy River, I also found my answer on HammockGear's FAQ page. All their hammocks have draft collars

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    Stupid me. What exactly is a draft collar?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Artjrk View Post
    Stupid me. What exactly is a draft collar?
    The same idea as a draft collar around your neck in a sleeping bag:

    It's a baffle built into the end of the UQ, across the width. It goes on the inside, up against your hammock. It helps to keep the air from moving out of the ends of the UQ.

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