Originally Posted by eyeboat
Heresay is that Wiggy is a thousand miles right of rightwing and is opinionated.
That would be the understatement of the year. Jerry Wigutow (sp?) is his name, comes from NY state, I've met him a couple times when I went to the factory in Junction to get the "Factory Deal" (used to be pretty much anything you wanted sleeping bag wise for $100.00, not sure if that's still in effect). He loves the sound of his own voice, and was always quite pleasant to me and my wife.
He's made me some specialty things in the past, waterproof leg jackets for October Deso trips, oversized muklucks, made a friend an oversized bivvy.
One time I mentioned "waterproof and breathable" and he went on a 15 minute tirade about how breathable would imply that the fabric is alive and actually breathes, he prefers the term vapor permeable, and vehemently states that something can be either waterproof or vapor permeable, but not both. He is most certainly a character...