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Offline aaronoto

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Tall Sized Sleeping System
« on: October 29, 2017, 06:01:50 PM »
I know this is going to be completely subjective but I'm curious.... If you fall into the "tall" category on a bag or sleeping pad, do you go with the tall size or save weight/space and buy the normal length?

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Tall Sized Sleeping System
« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2017, 06:05:47 PM »
Tall size. Im 64. Id go bonkers in a short(regular) bag.


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Re: Tall Sized Sleeping System
« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2017, 08:13:53 PM »
i'd go with the tall bag.
a little extra room at the bottom is great to toss your morning clothes in to keep warm.
a lot of times the difference is like 3-4 oz mayyyybe.
you can go normal, even shorter on the pad if you want to save weight there..

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Re: Tall Sized Sleeping System
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2017, 09:20:21 PM »
I have a long marmot bag and not enough room for clothes at the bottom.


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Re: Tall Sized Sleeping System
« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2017, 09:42:03 PM »
I have a long marmot bag and not enough room for clothes at the bottom.


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Re: Tall Sized Sleeping System
« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2017, 11:14:50 PM »
That would be good.


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