Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag

Designed and developed from one of the most reliable names in cold weather gear in Nemo Equipment, this bag is rated to keep you nice and toasty even up to -40°F. Yeah, I said it, -40°F. In case you weren’t aware, that is cold enough to really freeze your spit as it comes out of your mouth.

Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag

Look, it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to understand that sleeping in below zero temperatures in a traditional mummy is not exactly going to go very well. Very few products are any good, even if they can accomplish to somehow pull off a negative degree rating. Most often you find yourself bundling up with layers upon layers, hoping just keep the chill out but knowing that no matter what you do you’re either going to freeze from the outside temperature eating through your bag, or freeze from the moisture that is created inside your too tight shell that then freezes and get you no matter what. Unless of course you decided to leverage and invest in the brand-new Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag.

Designed and developed from one of the most reliable names in cold weather gear in Nemo Equipment, this bag is rated to keep you nice and toasty even up to -40°F. Yeah, I said it, -40°F. In case you weren’t aware, that is cold enough to really freeze your spit as it comes out of your mouth. Well, maybe not. I’m not 100% on the exact science, but I know it’s really cold – like, really cold.

While a bag claiming a temperature rating this low is certainly not groundbreaking, the proof that backs it up certainly is. Using FLIR thermal imaging technology to locate all the leaks of hot air in more traditional mummy setups, Nemo Equipment as they able to create what they feel is the ultimate sleeping bag for cold weather temperatures. We’re talking about a sleeping bag with built-in armholes, ventilation gills, and even air tube to breathe as though you were in a submarine. This is something that is absolutely rated to keep out the chill and keep you nice and toasty.

Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag Specs

Shell: 40 denier nylon fabric
Liner: 15 denier nylon taffeta
Filling: Premium 850 Fill Power goose down
Insulation: PrimaLoft® Synergy continuous filament insulation
Bag weight: Regular 4 lbs. 7 oz.
EN Temperature Rating: minus-40 degrees F.
Suggested use: coldest nights winter can bring
Available: Fall 2013
MSRP: $999.00

Promising early state of sometime later this year, and more than a little fuzzy on most important details, the Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag is poised to be an absolute game changer. While there are definitely some shortcomings when it comes to mummy setups, the people behind the Nemo Canon -40 Sleeping Bag are looking to change and really revolutionized the whole marketplace with their latest offering.

Though the sleeping bag debuted in a trade show just a couple of months ago, we still know way too little about this revolutionary bag. As time goes on will keep you posted, and will make sure you get the information just as fast as we do.

Written by Stan Tyan