Anybody use a Coleman Max self inflating pad

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by mongovb, May 6, 2012.

  1. mongovb

    mongovb Monkey+

    I found one brand new in a thrift store for 9 bucks. I was so excited because I thought it was a thermarest until I got it home and unrolled it. Read a lot of bad reviews. Just wondering if its worth keeping in my camping kit. Since I may switch to hammock camping, it might be OK as an under barrier during cold nights.
  2. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    I've never used one but I'm sure it can't be too bad for $9
  3. Seawolf1090

    Seawolf1090 Retired Curmudgeonly IT Monkey Founding Member

    Garbage. Mine has been dubbed the "Self-Deflating Pad"........ Will not hold air. I think it leaks at the air valve. :rolleyes:

    I have a couple old air matresses that just keep on going, camp after camp.
  4. mongovb

    mongovb Monkey+

    Man, I thought I had a real score until I saw the coleman logo:mad:
  5. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    Man...judging by the revews here....

    Man judging by the reviews here....its best use in a SAR survival situation would be to burn it in the signal fire! : O

    It sounds like it will be a great birthday gift for someone you hate. LOL
  6. mongovb

    mongovb Monkey+

    I wonder if I can get coleman to replace it if it doesnt work:D
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