In the September edition of SD LIVE, we focused on the insulation materials most commonly used in outdoor apparel and sleeping bags, specifically fleece, down, and synthetic fills. Frank Kvietok, who manages the Advanced Development Center at Exxel Outdoors and who was the mastermind behind DriDown, joined me and Sierra Designs Brand Manager Michael Glavin in order to provide another level of detail and insight.
While this video is packed with information, it’s typically not a geek-fest. We tried to stay focused on content that is both useful and relevant:
- Pros & cons
- Optimal uses
Happy watching! If you have additional questions, leave a comment below. I’ll get to it.