Klymit Insulated Static V Sleeping Pad
About this deal
Klymit claims with their "V" channels and "body mapping," a person can sleep on their side in comfort.
The Double is a couple’s pad, and the Junior is for children or ultralighter’s that want a torso pad. The design creates ultra-comfortable loft pockets that support your body’s pressure points from head-to-toe, whether you sleep on your side, back or stomach. After moving on from the limited ensolite foam sleeping pad back in the '70s, all of my sleeping pads have been "self-inflating," so I pondered if a sleeping pad I had to inflate entirely would be a negative.You can now directly compare the R-value of mats rated using the ASTM F3340-18 with confidence that is a fair and accurate comparison between mats. The lightweight Klymit Insulated Static V sleeping mat’s innovative V-chamber design utilizes body mapping technology, which mimics the muscular structure of your back to limit pressure points, air movement, and heat loss for an incredibly warm and comfy night's sleep. This is something I found out the hard way that I needed after turning up to a full hut just on dark.
I was impressed with the overall size (I had lots of extra head/foot room and I'm 5'7") and the 4R value. The goal was to swim and dive, so in addition to our tents, sleeping bags, stoves, sleeping pads, and all the other typical gear, we had dive gear and a few hammocks (because comfort is key! pounds is acceptable (much lighter than what I previously used), and takes about the same space as my GSI dualist in my backpack. Sustainability through longevity - Klymit is committed to the highest level of materials and workmanship. My camping companion bought the same pad on my recommendation and was happy with everything about it except the valve.Trailspace's community of gear reviewers has field-tested and rated the top air-filled sleeping pads. Klymalite™ Synthetic insulation: Lightweight, compressible and durable, advanced synthetic insulation in the chambers slows the transfer of air between the top and bottom halves of the pad for improved thermal performance.