Sturdy – We’ve all the time been very impressed with the sturdiness of the Xtherm, and this latest iteration doesn’t disappoint both. A key to its longevity is the ultra-thick backside layer which is constructed with a 70D nylon cloth. We’ve taken the Xtherm over lots of of miles via the Sonoran Desert the place cacti abound, and we’ve slept immediately on a mattress of lava rocks with it within the Central Oregon Cascades. And we will say with confidence that this pad is constructed to final.
However after all, all air pads have their limits, and – whether or not by dangerous luck or exhausting use – ultimately you’ll doubtless must restore your pad. Fortunately, it’s straightforward and low cost to substitute the WingLock Valve on the XTherm ought to it fail to work in some unspecified time in the future down the road, and this pad additionally comes with a patch package for repairing surprising punctures within the subject.