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Advice on buying Outdoor Adventure


Buying any sporting goods can be tricky, especially Outdoor Adventure when there are so many to choose from, and so many differing opinions, and of course such dramatic price variations between products. The Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt scored 9.9 in our price check, which puts it right up there with the best in terms of value for money.


It also scored 9.7 out of 10 in the quality rank check, so you can be pretty confident that Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt is going to deliver outstanding levels of performance and satisfaction. Our unique quality rating is comprised of a range of different criteria, including customer reviews and the overall features offered on the product and any experience we have with using the product and testing its quality.

  • Brand: Therm-a-rest
  • Product Name: Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt
  • Price: £178.5
  • RRP: £210
  • Retailer: OutdoorGear UK
  • Product ID 1: 3491836489
  • Product ID 2: 488828

The Therm-a-Rest Vela Down Blanket is an ultra-lightweight ultra-comfortable and luxurious quilt that contains Nikwax Hydrophobic Down and ThermaCapture backed seams in an oversized blanket form to offer a fantastic night s sleep on your next camping trip This Vela range has been updated for 2016 by Therm-a-Rest who have replaced the normal down of last year s model with Nikwax Hydrophobic Down which stays dry and retains loft six times longer than untreated down meaning that it will offer improved performance it can also be refreshed nice and easily with the use of Nikwax Down Wash and Downproof making it a much more practical choice for the fill of this quilt They have also added ThermaCapture backed seams which is basically a thin strip of reflective tape behind each baffle seam to reduce radiant and convective heat loss which makes this an amazing blanket that is so lightweight and compressible ideal for adding a bit of luxury to your next trip We have all taken normal household blankets and quilts with us when camping but this one is in a league of its own thanks to the clever design of the elasticized footbox that hooks over the end of your sleeping mat to keep it in place while still offering you a fantastic level of freedom of movement in the night the self-adhesive loop kit that is included and the way that these quilts have full length side baffles will keep this blanket in place and prevent drafts for a restful night s sleep The Vela Blanket comes with two stuff sacks one a mesh stuff sack ideal for storing your quilt when you are not using it the other a much small sack so that you can minimise the pack size of your quilt ideal for backpacking and travelling This luxurious compact and lightweight quilt is so incredibly versatile and absolutely the best around Please note the mattress and mattress sheet in the picture are not included

Other things to consider when buying Outdoor Adventure

One of the most important bits of advice we can give you at SportReviews is to read reviews, Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt did outstandingly well in our rating, but it still pays to check the latest reviews from retailers like OutdoorGear UK. You can see all these reviews by clicking the “see all reviews” button which will direct you to our recommended retailer for the Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt.

Create a budget and stick to it – Whilst we all love the idea of buying our Outdoor Adventure products with a ‘money no object’ attitude, the reality is likely to be very different. So set your mind on a budget before you get too involved in your shopping, or your bank balance might end up with a nasty shock when you go a blow your month’s wages online. So make sure you have an idea of how much you can spend. Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt is available for just £178.5 from OutdoorGear UK which is the reason is scored so well (9.9) in our price rank test.

Too good to be true? – buying Outdoor Adventure is tough…let’s face it there are thousands of options out there, from hundreds of brands and retailers. So our advice is always keep your wits about you. If the price of something looks too good to be true…guess what? It’s probably some ropey old knock-off or worse a dodgy site looking to rip you off. So stick to the retailers you know and trust. We only recommend a retailer if we know they deliver excellent products and service, so for Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt our chosen retailer based on both price comparison and service is OutdoorGear UK one of the leaders in the industry.

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Therm-a-rest Vela Down Quilt

Rating: 9.7 out of 10