Engineered to reflect and retain over 80% of radiated body heat, * Provides the user with warmth, comfort and protection from harsh elements * Utilizing a four layer construction technique that gives the blanket dimensional stability * Helps keep moisture and dampness away from your sleeping bag or tent floor * Developed for the NASA/APOLLO Space Missions COMPLETE body coverage for the ultimate in warmth. It's windproof, waterproof, lightweight and flexible to -20°. Size: 60" x 84". Weight 12oz.
I purchased a really nice backpacking tent. I like to protect the bottom of tents with a ground cloth that prevents wear and keeps ground moisture at bay. The footprint sold for the tent was three times the cost of this item and was nothing more than a piece of plastic-coated tent material. Really? Just to have four grommets and a made-to-order piece of nylon?I recalled the Space Blanket that I had used to sleep in my igloo and how it kept the moisture from reaching my sleeping bag, and the many other u..
Edit.I've discovered a better way to use this in a tent. In a small two person tent, put this up against one wall of the tent and it ups the ambient temp of the tent really well. In a small tent, i tie two corners along the angular top edge, and two corners along one edge of the base heat reflector facing inwards, of course. Takes a little while but it works better than laying it underneath your sleeping bag. For the floor, a sleeping pad works better to deal with the cold.---Those tiny mylar blankets a..
This is one of the best multipurpose blankets you can buy:water proof and reflective the uses for this are endless. You can use it as a shelter it both summer or winter situations. In the winter you can turn in shiny side down to keep body head and/or heat from fire from escaping into space. In the summer you can turn it shiny side up and you have an effective means to block incoming sun rays. This should be an essential part of anyone's emergency kit due to its versatility.