In addition, REI will put this bag on sale at times. © 2020 Pocket Outdoor Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. (Once you go below 40 or so, with any bag, an insulated pad becomes crucial.). Less hardware found on the Trail Magma 30 also means a theoretical higher warmth to weight ratio. The tent was pitched next to Chapel Creek approximately 200 feet from Lake Superior. The temperature dropped through the night and I awoke in the morning to a light sleet hitting the tent. BPL Member. The Magma hit the sweet spot for sizing. Condition: New. Sep 29, 2019 #1 Jauwater Senior Member. While not cheap, the price is in line with other bags of this quality. Anyways, right now the REI Magma 15 and 30 are both 30% off, I have a $100 gift card to REI, so I will essentially be getting the bags for $144 (15 degree) and $123 (30 degree). @jamesdmarco. REI employee here. REI is able to keep prices down by selling mass production products directly to the consumer with no middleman. REI has officially entered the quilt market and their first offering is quite competitive, as we would expect. The simplified baffle pattern and draft collar are made with high quality nylon fabric and come stuffed with premium goose down (none of that subpar moose down, thank you very much). Odporność ogniowa, ognioodporność (niepoprawnie: ogniotrwałość) – zdolność elementu budynku do spełnienia określonych wymagań podczas pożaru. Weighing just 1 lb 12.2 oz, it’s insulated with 850 fill power goose down with an outstanding warmth-to-weight ratio. High quality, warm and comfortable under tough conditions. A year old but never used. Other mummy bags that I looked at were either heavier (Nemo Riff 30) or sized for a tighter fit (Big Agnes Flume UL 30, Therm-a-Rest Hyperion 32). At $300, the REI Magma Trail Quilt 30represents one of the better values in down quilts available today. https://bit.ly/2BTzimu Very excited that REI decided to make a quilt. Over here in outdoor gear nerd land — Seattle, WA — people are rejoicing: it is Winter Time! Specs. Boasting lightweight construction, a fitted silhouette and premium, water-resistant 850-fill-power goose down, the REI Co-op men's Magma 10 sleeping bag delivers an excellent warmth-to-weight ratio. REI Magma 15 Price: Paying for the Pleasure. REI Co-op Magma 30. The Magma uses 850 fill down to provide excellent warmth and compressibility for its weight. The REI Magma Trail Quilt 30is made with 15d Pertex Quantum fabrics, 850 fill power water-resistant down, includes an insulated draft collar, an effective pad attachment system, and is generously cut for a wide girth. A better test was conducted in northern Michigan while hiking the Lakeshore Trail, the 42+ mile portion of the North Country Trail that runs the length of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Locked; WTS Nemo Disco 30 Degree Long Sleeping Bag . Best value sleeping bag. Overall s, Last Minute Gift Ideas for the Thru-Hiker Who Already Has Everything, 20 Edible Plants and Fungi You’ll Find on the Appalachian Trail, Backpacker Radio 89 | Dr. Kristina Kiefer on Backpacking with a Dog, My Biggest Appalachian Trail Gear Regrets, Gossamer Gear LT5 Carbon Trekking Poles Review, 19 Things 2021 Appalachian Trail Hikers Need to Know, Hiking Fanny Packs: The Ultimate Thru-Hiking Accessory. In the low 40s I was plenty warm in just underwear and a t-shirt. The REI Co-op Magma 15 and Magma 30 sleeping bags are some of our favorite in terms of quality for money. You’re … REI Magma 850 down jacket (sweater) has been my daily "real life" (non-hiking) winter coat the past two winters. Also helping during the coldest use is the insulated yoke. The more robust 20 x 30-denier fabric of the Down Sweater Hoody certainly has something to do with it, not to mention that it will likely stand up better over time. Unlike some quilts which can open fully like a blanket, the Magma … The weather forecast promised variable conditions including wet and cold near the limit of the bag. The Regular length bag weighs just under 20 ounces. . Price: US $250.00. I'm trying to decide if I should get a Magma instead of a Joule. That was enough, as I had stayed comfortable and slept well. Advice. I — izolacyjność ogniowa (w minutach), określona jw.,. The REI Trail Magma 30 weighs in at a total of 19 oz, which is comparable to other products we've reviewed. As employees who are all gear nerds and … Hi all, Got my REI Magma 30 this weekend, and am a little underwhelmed. The REI Magma 15 is an ultralight sleeping bag for three-season use. When compressed in the included stuff sack, the Magma 30’s dimensions are approximately 6 in x 13 in (15 x 33 cm). Again, no issues with the stuffing . Close. In the morning it was cloudy, windy and around 40 degrees. Its variable-sized baffle construction, a draft collar, zipper draft tube, and trapezoidal footbox are all high-end features commonly found on premium sleeping bags costing much more. Also new: the REI Magma 15 Men’s Down Sleeping Bag (30.6 oz / $349) and REI Magma 15 Women’s Down Sleeping Bag (36 oz). In the low 30s I was comfortable while dressed just as the website described, in one long underwear layer and a hat. In this REI Magma 30 Sleeping Bag review, Mark Wetherington analyzes its cut, yoke, insulation and quality of construction. No Interest if paid in full in 6 mo on $99+Opens in a new window or tab* No Interest if paid in full in 6 months on $99+. First Impressions: Patagonia 850 Down Sleeping Bag - Duration: 2:28. Lava deep underground is called magma. Read on to what we think about its relative the Helio 30.. The hood is adjustable from inside the bag and holds a small inflatable pillow very well. Insulated yoke is out of the way for warmer weather. The Magma 30 has a “comfort” rating of 39 degrees Fahrenheit and a “lower limit” rating of 30. In fact, this is its most hidden, but perhaps its most valuable feature. At less than 19 oz (including the pad straps), when you consider its loft (2+ inches) and its wide girth, it off… Single wall tent, next to a stream, near Lake Superior, in rainy, cold weather. Specs. Aug 25, 2019 - Insulated with water-resistant premium 850-fill-power goose down, the REI Co-op women's Magma 30 sleeping bag rides light and small in your pack, and delivers our best warmth-to-weight ratio. Winter is coming John Snow, and its time for you to get to know one of the best lightweight sleeping bags for backpackers on the market today. Thread starter Jauwater; Start date 18 minutes ago 18 minutes ago Manufacturing quality was high, results in a shoulder girth of 63” and hip girth of 57″. A sleeping bag that's unlikely to stay underground is the REI Co-op Magma 30. 9. The Magma Trail Quilt 30 has an excellent warmth-to-weight ratio, packs down small, and is priced fairly for its quality. Everything got packed up damp again and I hiked on past the amazing cliffs that the park is named for. Temperature Rating: Lower limit 30 degrees; Comfort limit 39 degrees The REI Magma Trail Quilt 30 is a lightweight alternative to a mummy sleeping bag, weighing just 19 oz. I’ve only tried it indoors so far, but is the filling supposed to be like this? REI Gear Reviews. The REI Trail Magma 30 weighs in at a total of 19 oz, which is comparable to other products we've reviewed. Assuming a regular-size bag gets the same stuff sack, it would be a bit easier, but still a battle. PRICE - For the quality of materials and warmth-to-weight ratio, we think the REI Magma is one of the best value sleeping bags on the market. Buy Now $319.00. 13 0 0. The zipper is large, runs smoothly and is backed with a draft tube to help seal in warmth. Jul 6, 2020. ahhyut. This item was donated for purpose of review. REI Co-op is getting lots of respect for their sleeping bag game, and it's certainly deserved. REI Co-Op Magma 30 Sleeping Bag Review and Details - Duration: 3:24. REI Magma Trail Quilt 30 Review I am really impressed with the sweet spot REI has found between weight quality and price in their Magma Trail Quilt 30. GEAR. Thanks for your support! I had worn light long underwear and a hat. My older 20-degree bag kept me comfortable at temperatures below freezing, but was stifling in warmer weather, and was too heavy. The Magma Trail Quilt 30 saves weight because it doesn’t have a hood, a zipper, or a back like a sleeping bag, chopping 10 or more ounces of weight compared to a similarly rated sleeping bag. “I’m a gear nerd who builds spreadsheets to compare specs,” says one tester. No pillow or very cold, the hood adjusts to seal your head and even much of your face from the elements. Trail cred “This is both ultralight and roomy—I could fit two Nalgenes full of hot water by my hips and feet when I pressed the bag well beyond its temp rating,” one tester says. The REI Magma 15 is an ultralight sleeping bag for three-season use. Item Information. For those on long distance hikes, this one bag could be a simpler answer than two bags that have to be switched out, hopefully at the right time. In addition to the Magma 30, I was using an ExPed SynMat HL pad which contains insulation with an R-value of 3.3. I’m updating my somewhat lightweight AT thru hiking gear to UL for SoCal 3 season hiking/backpacking. ahhyut; Jul 6, 2020; Rokslide Classifieds; Replies 0 Views 254. Buy Now $319.00. With 10.5 oz of fill weight, over half of the 19 oz total weight of the bag is quality, water-resistance 850 goose down. I hope to share that point of view on these pages. The Magma was damp to the touch and packed up in that condition. Thankfully, the scenery was spectacular, taking my mind off the unpleasant conditions. REI Magma 850 Overview. The bag was not restrictive and the neck yoke did a surprisingly good job of stopping drafts as I switched positions through the night. Once again, REI impressed us, proving there's a big difference between "cheap" and "inexpensive", this time with the REI Co-op Magma 850 Hoodie 2.0.This jacket features 850 fill-power down and a Pertex Diamond Fuse ripstop nylon shell fabric, putting it up there with high-quality offerings from the top brands, but at a fraction of the price. More. The clouds broke up a bit and the ongoing wind did allow the tent to dry off before I turned in for the night. Anyways, right now the REI Magma 15 and 30 are both 30% off, I have a $100 gift card to REI, so I will essentially be getting the bags for $144 (15 degree) and $123 (30 degree). Locale: Finger Lakes. REI’s women’s specific sleeping bag, the Magma 17 meets all of my standards for an excellent women’s backpacking sleeping bag: Lightweight Down insulated Rated to 17 degrees Neck Guard Packs Small Not Pink! These bags are ultralight, ultra comfy, and much easier on your wallet than most bags with similar specs. The first thing I noticed was how hard and time consuming it was to get the Magma into that sack. REI Magma 10 Overview. @markweth . When I retired a few years ago I returned to backpacking and found, for me, the sweet spot is long trails, but not that long. In addition, the foot box handled my size 13 feet without issue. It could have easily been a miserable night, but the Magma performed like a champ. Their premium Magma 30 was one of our tester's favorites in our backpacking sleeping review, and the Trail Pod 30 received top marks for bags under $100. I want to know if the ~8 oz of weight is going to be worth the 11 extra degrees. Its variable-sized baffle construction, a draft collar, zipper draft tube, and trapezoidal footbox are all high-end features commonly found on premium sleeping bags costing much more. The down is also treated for water repellency, so the bag is designed to continue to retain its insulating properties when damp. bozeman; Oct 30, 2020; Rokslide Classifieds; Replies 10 Views 979. Our take Two years ago, we called REI’s 10°F version of this bag a category killer. Per the REI website: The Comfort/T-Comfort rating is the lowest temperature at which the bag will keep the average “cold sleeper” comfortable, and the Lower Limit/T-Limit rating is the lowest temperature at which the bag will keep the average “warm sleeper” comfortable. For the price, this bag is extraordinarily lightweight and compressible. The advertised weight is 1 pound, 6 ounces for the long (which matches my scale) and 1 pound, 4 ounces for the regular. I did a quick search of “REI Magma 30 Quilt” and not many recent posts popped up. In the past few years I've thru-hiked the Colorado Trail, Long Trail, JMT, Tahoe Rim Trail and Sheltowee Trace. The simplified baffle pattern and draft collar are made with high quality nylon fabric and come stuffed with premium goose down (none of that subpar moose down, thank you very much). That’s what I hope for in a sleeping bag and the REI Magma 30 delivered. With 10.5 oz of fill weight, over half of the 19 oz total weight of the bag is quality, water-resistance 850 goose down. Bag is in very good conditon with very little sign of … REI claims the Magma has the best warmth-to-weight ratio of their lineup. Available at REI, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. It came in a large laundry bag with the magma 30 label, and the filling seems to be leaving a bit to be desired. REI Co-op Magma 30°F Men's Regular Ultralight Down Sleeping Bag. “This was great on paper, but I was more impressed with how I could spin around inside without feeling confined like I do in other mummies.”. May 20, 2020 - Insulated with water-resistant premium 850-fill-power goose down, the REI Co-op women's Magma 30 sleeping bag rides light and small in your pack, and delivers our best warmth-to-weight ratio. The temperature remained in the low 40’s throughout the day and there were periods of showers to go with a cold wind off the lake. B. J. Co-op Magma 30. Well, another one bites the dust with this bag, which has average weight and shoulder circumference (63 inches) for its class, but costs less. Scioto River Co-op 2,608 views. The second thing I noticed about the bag was how small it packed down when using the included stuff sack. REI Magma 10 Overview. REI Co-op Magma 30. The sack is water-resistant, but not waterproof. Soon after receiving the bag in early May, I planned a couple short trips to Zaleski State Forest in Ohio. The Magma has a full-length zip with an anti-snag cover, as well as a draft muff. The post REI Magma 30 … The 15 is 1lb 12.2oz (comfort- 28), and the 30 is 1 lb 3.8oz (comfort- 39). It … For me at least, the bag hits the temperature rating under tough conditions. This REI Magma review covers ALL of this sleeping bag’s juicy details including, key features and performance, weight, materials used, price, comfort rating vs. limit rating, sizing options, competitor comparison and a whole hell of a lot more. Weight 1 lb, 4 oz . (Both the inner and outer linings are Bluesign approved) In between is 850 fill, water resistant goose down certified to the Responsible Down Standard. The bag remained comfortable as the temperature dropped through the night and rain showers rolled through. At 6′ 3″ I’m right in the middle of the 72-78″ height that the Long targets. May 7, 2019 - Insulated with water-resistant premium 850-fill-power goose down, the REI Co-op women's Magma 30 sleeping bag rides light and small in your pack, and delivers our best warmth-to-weight ratio. Pillow tucked securely in the hood, Easy to grab zipper grabs are both inside and out. I want to know if the ~8 oz of weight is going to be worth the 11 extra degrees. During my testing, I spent nights in the bag when the temperature was both in the lower 40s and the lower 30s. Our take Two years ago, we called REI’s 10°F version of this bag a category killer. Mark Wetherington. I’ve been very happy with it, and have talked about it before in a gear guide. On paper it has impressive specs: 850 fill power down in a 30°F bag that weighs just 1 lb 4 oz. There was no cold intrusion around the neck yoke or through the down and only a little slipped past the zipper baffle when I pressed against it. bozeman. Jul 10, 2020 - Insulated with water-resistant premium 850-fill-power goose down, the REI Co-op women's Magma 30 sleeping bag rides light and small in your pack, and delivers our best warmth-to-weight ratio. I ordered a new one, but not sure if I got something used. REI Gear Reviews. The bag was going to get the full test when it came to handling moisture; short of me drenching it in the lake. This bag is perfect for three season camping and backpacking. First Impressions: Patagonia 850 Down Sleeping Bag - Duration: 2:28. REI Magma Specs. Got my REI Magma 30 this weekend, and am a little underwhelmed. The Magma still isn’t cheap, but it’s a great deal when compared to sleeping bags of a similar quality. REI Magma 30 Quilt. The provided stuff sack is almost comically small. I … The pull is easy to grab and an internal antisnag strip mean it zips smoothly. It’s insulated with 850 fill power goose down and rated for temperatures down to 30 degrees. 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