Summer tour sleeping bag

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by littlenickoutthere, Feb 13, 2012.

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  1. For all on here who have done a herrick summer tour. Is a bouncing bomb needed at the beginning or would a jungle doss bag suffice from this time of year?
  2. Cutaway

    Cutaway LE Reviewer

    It can still get fcuking cold at this time of year but if you've take the softee jkt & trs you'll be fine.
    That said I've never tended to need as warm a gonk bag as some of the lads, and can't get on with the Bouncing Bomb as it's far too hot for me.
  3. i'd just take it anyway, i seem to remember April being pretty cold and by the end of tour if it drops below 30 degrees you'll be freezing
  4. Just use your jungle bag and get a yank poncho liner, that's all I used and was toasters.