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    Couples camping keep warm with double sleeping mats1st September 2015Now the school holidays have ended, camp sites at home and abroad are filling up with a different sort of clientele: gone are the families, back to school and back to work, to be replaced by couples of all ages, seeking a little more peace and tranquillity than the crazy days of mid-summer could ...
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    Family camping1st August 2015Choose the right sleeping mats for family campingWith the summer holidays upon us, children up and down the country will be getting a taste of the great outdoors and, for some, that will mean their first ever family camping trips.Many parents will have camped when they were children but regar...
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    Locking the valve on my multimat2nd August 2012To lock valveWhen the mat has been inflated, turn the valve fully and firmly clockwise. You will feel a resistance as the valve reaches the locked position and the cap will remain in position when released. Take care not to over-tighten the valve.
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    Inflating my self-inflating multimat27th July 2012To inflateRemove mat from the stuff sack. Turn the valve(s) anti-clockwise to the open position. Holding the mat with both hands at the valve end, shake the mat several times to unroll and eliminate folds. Please note, on first use you may have to inflate and deflate the mat on two or three occas...