What is intermediate cold weather?

This Intermediate Cold Weather Sleeping Bag is part of the Military Sleeping System. Rated for temperatures between 30° to -10° when used alone, it is the ideal sleeping bag to take along when you are headed outdoors in colder climates. Free from cold spots. Proudly Made in USA. NSN# 8465-01-398-0687.

What is the Army cold weather sleeping bag rated for?

-10 degrees
The patrol bag is rated at +30 degrees, the black intermediate cold weather bag is rated to -10 degrees and both bags can be used with the vapor permeable bivy cover.

What is the warmest winter sleeping bag?

The warmest sleeping bag on the planet, the Snowy Owl has been the bag of choice for polar expeditions since its inception. Our fully contoured design maintains full and even loft of the 900+ fill down in the head and shoulder regions.

How warm is a military sleeping bag?

The Patrol Sleeping Bag, Military Issue, is part of the Military Modular Sleep System. However, it works just as well on its own in warmer climates. The Patrol Sleeping Bag, rated for 30 to 50 degree temperatures, is light weight. At about 2.2lbs, you can carry this just about anywhere.

What sleeping bags do the military use?

The Modular Sleep System (MSS) is a modular sleeping bag used by the United States armed forces. The MSS consists of a camouflaged, waterproof, breathable Gore-Tex bivy cover, a lightweight patrol sleeping bag, and an intermediate cold weather sleeping bag.

What is the warmest and lightest sleeping bag?

The best lightweight sleeping bags 2022

  1. Rab Mythic Ultra 180. The best lightweight sleeping bag overall.
  2. Vango Cobra 600.
  3. Thermarest Hyperion 32 UL Down.
  4. Decathlon Forclaz Trek 900.
  5. Sea to Summit Spark SpI.
  6. Robens Icefall Pro 300.
  7. Vango Ultralite Pro 100 Sleeping Bag.
  8. Haglofs LIM Down +1.

What is a Usgi sleep system?

The US Military 4 Piece BDU Modular Sleep System is a sleeping bag system constructed to insulate the user in environments ranging from mild weather to extremely cold weather. The system consists of two Mummy-style sleeping bags–the Patrol (Foliage) and the Intermediate Cold Weather (Black).

What sleeping bags does the army use?

What does military use for sleeping bags?

Polyester, cotton and nylon are common materials used to construct military sleeping bags. They are designed to be durable while trapping one’s body heat for a warm night’s sleep. If you intend on sleeping in extreme conditions such as on a snowy mountaintop or in sub-zero temperatures, consider down filling.