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Vango Viper Sleeping Bags

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The Vango Viper sleeping bags are high performance goose down filled sleeping bags.  These sleeping bags are highly insulated with 90% down and 10% feathers and are popular with campers.

vango viperWith many things in life you get what you pay for and with the Vango Viper range of sleeping bags you are investing in your own comfort.  These sleeping bags may appear at first glance to be not as cheap as other bags.  However, having spent a lot of money on your tent why would you skimp on your own comfort at night?  A good nights sleep is worth a lot and can make or break a camping holiday so make sure you buy the best sleeping bag around – the Vango Viper.

The Vango Viper has three bags in its range, the Vango Viper 500, 750 and 1000.

Compare Prices for Vango Viper 500

Retailer Availability Delivery Price Total Price
outdoor-megastore In Stock £4.95 £99.99 £104.94 buy now blue
simply hike In Stock £3.99 £89.95 £93.94 buy now blue
amazon In Stock Free £99.99 £99.99 buy now blue

Compare Prices for Vango Viper 750

Retailer Availability Delivery Price Total Price
amazon In Stock Free £119.99 £119.99 buy now blue
outdoor-megastore In Stock Free £124.99 £124.99 buy now blue
simply hike Check site free £99.95 £99.95 buy now blue

Compare Prices for Vango Viper 1000

Retailer Availability Delivery Price Total Price
outdoor-megastore Check site Free £149.99 £149.99 buy now blue
amazon In Stock Free £149.99 £149.99 buy now blue

Additional features of the Vango Viper sleeping bags range are;

  • Omega shaping—the is larger at the top than at the bottom.  This keeps your body warmer by reducing any excessive air spaces within the bag.
  • ATC – Advanced Trapezoid Construction—angled chevron baffles prevent the down from moving and increases thermal efficiency by slowing heat loss comparable to similar rectangular shaped baffles.
  • 90/10 550+ fill power down—excellent quality providing maximum loft, warmth, performance and durability.
  • Differential fill—insulation where it counts.
  • Independently tested—temperature ratings independently measured in accordance with EN 13537:2002.
  • Polair® Micro RSN shell—micro-ripstop, soft, downproof, water resistant and washable 3-panel, 3D hood with multi-cord closure—allows maximum adjustment.
Viper 500 Viper 750 Viper 1000
Usage °C -5 to +20 ° C -10 to +15 ° C -15 to +10 °C
Performance 3-4 season 4 season 5 season
Max User Height 190cm 190cm 190cm
Overall Length 215cm 215cm 215cm
Total Weight 1200g(Excl sac 1100g) 1500g(Excl sac 1400g) 1750g(Excl sac 1650g)
Fill Weight 1x300g top/1x200g base 1x450g top/1x300g base 1x600g top/1x400g base
Pack Size 34 x 18cm 34 x 20cm 29 x 21cm
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Vango Viper – Our thoughts

We think the Vango Viper is a quality product and this is reflected in the price.  The Vango Viper 500 is a good all rounder and will keep the UK camper warm at night from mid spring right through to late Autumn.  Fortunately, or unfortunately, nights during the summer don’t really get any warmer than 20 °C which is ideal for the Viper 500, although we think that the Viper 750 and 100 would be too warm for use in the summer months.

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  • Davy said:

    Can someone let me know which is the better type of sleeping bag to buy, synthetic or down?


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