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Sleeping Pad vs Yoga Mat – Can A Yoga Mat Work As A Sleeping Pad?

Sleeping Pad vs Yoga Mat – Can A Yoga Mat Work As A Sleeping Pad?

Tips to Make Your Sleeping Pad Quieter – Making A Sleeping Pad Less Noisy

Tips to Make Your Sleeping Pad Quieter – Making A Sleeping Pad Less Noisy

Hill People Gear Kit Bag vs Helikon Tex Numbat

Hill People Gear Kit Bag vs Helikon Tex Numbat

What Hunting Clothes Does Steve Rinella Use (Best Hunting Clothing System And Other Gear)

What Hunting Clothes Does Steve Rinella Use (Best Hunting Clothing System And Other Gear)

Kni-co Trekker Stove Review – Hot Tent Wood Stove

Kni-co Trekker Stove Review – Hot Tent Wood Stove

What Does R-Value Mean For Sleeping Pads?

What Does R-Value Mean For Sleeping Pads?

R value measures the thermal value, better known as the prevention of heat loss.  Essentially the higher the R value the greater the insulating power.There are different types of sleeping pads and each style has a different R value.  Choosing the right sleeping pad is important as having the wrong R value will allow cold to creep up from the ground and lead to an uncomfortable nights sleep, even though there is enough of a pad (just not enough insulation).