U.S. Mountain M-1949 Sleeping Bag - Hammock Forums

:) this bag may be alittle to heavy and bulky for most people here but i am confident i can go to 0 degree's with no problem,i was not even wearing a jacket or heavy thermal underwear,i have already slept down to 8.6 degrees in it,no i would not go on a long distance hike with it,but i dont section hike the AT in extreme weather,but on shoter hikes and very cold …

M1949 Sleeping Bag - FIELD & PERSONAL GEAR SECTION - U.S ...

The arctic bags in my collection are USMC contract and made in 1951. Both the "inner" and "outer" bags have the same nomenclature of BAG, SLEEPING, M-1949 ARCTIC. I own one USMC M-1949 "Mountain" bag, made in 1952, which was also marked as an "inner" bag so I assume that was a way of having one sleeping bag serve two purposes.

U.S. Mountain M-1949 Sleeping Bag - Hammock Forums

:) this bag may be alittle to heavy and bulky for most people here but i am confident i can go to 0 degree's with no problem,i was not even wearing a jacket or heavy thermal underwear,i have already slept down to 8.6 degrees in it,no i would not go on a long distance hike with it,but i dont section hike the AT in extreme weather,but on shoter hikes and …

Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy …

1.28%Share - Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy Arctic Mountain. CURRENTLY SOLD OUT. Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy Arctic Mountain. About this product ... US Army. MPN. M1949. eBay Product ID (ePID) 25034587368. Product Key Features. Insulation Type. Down. Temperature (Fahrenheit)-50 to …

cleaning M-1949 sleeping bag | Survivalist Forum

take it to the laundry mat and use a front load only wash. use a lighter type of powder soap unsented.. when done washing grab the bag and roll it to get excess water out. dont squeeze mash or anything like that.. then take home and use your dryer . (this will take many hours) if drying at the laundry mat this will cost some money..

Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy Arctic ...

Share - Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy Arctic Mountain. CURRENTLY SOLD OUT. Vintage US Army M-1949 Down Sleeping Bag Mummy Arctic Mountain. About this product ... US Army. MPN. M1949. eBay Product ID (ePID) 25034587368. Product Key Features. Insulation Type. Down. Temperature (Fahrenheit)-50 to 0, 15 to 29, 1 to 14. Features ...

US Army Military M-1949 Arctic Mountain Sleeping Bag Outer ...

The M-1949 arctic outer bag is designed to fit overthe mountain sleeping bag in temperatures of 14°F and below. The quilted m-1949 mountain sleeping bag is filled with a mixture of feathers and down and was designed to be used in temperatures of 14 to 50 degrees fahrenheit.

M-1949 Mountain Sleeping Bag - Army Navy Sales

M-1949 style sleeping bag made for the civillian market by the government contractor who made the military issue bag. This is the original design bag used by the U.S. military in 1950's - early 60's. The filling is 2lbs. 8ozs. of feathers. Mummy shaped for maximum warmth, full length, quick opening metal zipper down center.

Accessories - FS: Sleeping Bag Mountain M-1949 (Reg) with ...

Building on the success of the 1942 Mountain and Arctic sleeping bags, in 1949 the Army issued the Sleeping Bag, Mountain, M-1949. This mummy shaped, feather filled bag had a heavy zipper closure with quick release. It was intended to always be used with the same Case, Sleeping Bag M-1945 outer water-repellent carrier as the earlier sleeping bags.

Military Sleeping Bags - Olive-Drab.com

Bag, Sleeping, Arctic, M-1942. The Bag, Sleeping, Arctic, M-1942, consists of two down and feather filled cases for use in extreme low temperatures. The inner bag is mummy shaped. A full length zipper is used to close the quilt shaped outer bag. A waterproof wrap case, with flaps and tie tapes, is provided for carrying both rolled bags.

US military M-1949 Arctic Sleeping bag system. (1951 issue)

I have a pair of US military issue sleeping bags. These are a M-1949 Mountain bag (feather filled). and a second bag designed to be outside the Mountain bag. This was issued as the M-1949 Arctic sleep system. The only part of the system I don't have is the original waterproof cover. I'm 6', and I fit in the Mountain bag. It's quite comfy and warm, but I have no …

M-1949 Arctic Sleeping Bag, Mummy Bag | Army Navy Warehouse

Authentic, USGI Vintage Arctic Mummy Sleeping Bag, M-1949. NSN 4-5085. Size Large, OD Green. Down Feather Filled.

Accessories - FS: Sleeping Bag Mountain M-1949 (Reg) with ...

Building on the success of the 1942 Mountain and Arctic sleeping bags, in 1949 the Army issued the Sleeping Bag, Mountain, M-1949. This mummy shaped, feather filled bag had a heavy zipper closure with quick release. It was intended to always be used with the same Case, Sleeping Bag M-1945 outer water-repellent carrier as the earlier …

The Sleeping Bag in a Can Was Real and Fantastic

Introduced in 1949, the M1949 is what we would today call a "mummy bag." The bag features a cotton shell with down filler and is meant for mountain or Arctic conditions. This M1949, however ...

M-1949 Mountain sleeping bag | Bushcraft USA Forums

Now i have replaced it with a British army Artic sleeping bag which i got new off ebay for £20,and its even heavier. Darren . Prof Guide. Bushclass II. Joined Dec 15, 2010 Messages 2,236 Likes 134 Location Illinois. Sep 8, 2011 #6 I have an arctic shell and a cover. I use the shell alone for cool weather, but feathers always stick me. I like ...

Value of 1951 Vacuum Packed M-1949 Mountain Sleeping Bag ...

Most of the M1949 sleeping bags in my collection are Korean War dated and USMC contract and they have some collector value. As for it's effectiveness, I think they're a good sleeping bag. I used them in the Marine Reserve in the '60's and '70's and currently own a 1962 vintage "Mountain" bag which I've used on camping trips.

YouTuber Opens Sleeping Bag in a Can Dating Back to 1952 ...

The M1949 sleeping bag came in two sizes, medium, and large. Judging from the looks of the one that Kulakov purchased off eBay, he must have received the smaller size. The Russian can barely ...