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Old 06-09-2014, 05:48 AM
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High quality bags for zipping together for couples

I've read through a lot of threads for this topic, and found that if you choose the same zipper length and size, and one is left and one is right, you can combine two bags so that couples can sleep together.

Are there some experiences, good or bad, from those that have done this? How about company or specific bag recommendations? Our intended use is three season, but in Montana, so a 10-25 degree bag is probably in the correct range.

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Old 06-10-2014, 08:49 PM
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Old 06-10-2014, 11:28 PM
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Old 06-15-2014, 08:17 AM
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Zipped together always fails me.

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Old 06-18-2014, 09:07 AM
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Quilts work

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