The Enigma is the ideal minimalist quilt when weight and simplicity are critical. The sewn-closed footbox requires no fuss or adjustment, and shedding the zipper shaves weight to an absolute minimum. The sewn footbox also is perfect for winter trips, as it helps reduce drafts and maintains maximum warmth.
Silnylon Stuff Sack (.3oz-.8oz)
Breathable Nylon Storage sack
Elastic Straps x2 (0.4oz each - One Straight, One Loop)
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Posted by Freimuth on 25th Nov 2016
Excellent product if it falls into your specific use category. Well made, warm.
Takes a bit of time to get product; but if you plan for time-it is worth it
Posted by Jocelyn on 20th Nov 2016
I took this on a Fall trip to the Smokey mountains. It did great on the cool nights. I was initially worried about it not having full body coverage, like my mummy bag, but pairing it with a warm Exped mat I was plenty warm and comfy. I can't wait for my next trip. Thanks!
Posted by bruno LEROYER on 18th Nov 2016
I'm 6'4" . I bought last year a 20° Long Wide Enigma sleeping bag filled in 900cuin. Its great filled, warm but a little bit to long and to wide for me. I close the sleeping bag around my neck. I tested it last year on a hike across the Alps during the summer.
So I decide to buy a 30° in regular size. Despite the new size, which fits me very well, I had problem with down distribution and area without down when I moved in the night with this new one, that made cold points. The mesured weight of this sleeping bag is the same as describe on enlightened equipment's web site.
That's a pity. If this 30° Sleeping bag could be filled with just one more oz down, that would be a great sleeping bag
Posted by Victor on 15th Nov 2016
I'm 5'10" medium/slim built. I had purchased the 10deg F regular length/width and it fits just fine. This is a change from my mummy sleeping bag and I see that it definitely requires more getting used to specially setting up the straps just right to keep warm and comfortable. I haven't had the opportunity to use it in weather < 32F yet, but I'm hoping it will do the job just fine. I'll update my review once I have experience it. I have used it for warmer weather and the bag is light weight 19.84ounces and packs snug in my backpack. I originally received the sleeping bag with a broken strap buckle, but EE was quick to send one to me once I had communicated the issue. Great sleeping bag so far.
Posted by Michigandave on 7th Nov 2016
I'm using my 0 Enigma (regular length, wide version) as part of my winter hammock gear. I own 2 Revelations (20 & 40 degree) and this is my first sewn footbox. It's great having the extra space for the feet plus the extra width really lets me tuck in the TQ around my shoulders. EE is my go-to place for quilts!
Posted by Eirik Verlo on 2nd Nov 2016
Just got my long awaited Enigma after a long wait (totally worth the wait). Haven´t got to try it out yet other than inside my apartment, but it really seems amazing. Ordered the regular length and wide version ( I am 177cm and 80kg) and I am really amazed that i can actually use it as a sleeping bag and still have lots of space inside to move. Cant wait to try it in the winter, I ordered the 0 degree and I think its gonna work that cold :)
Posted by Kevin on 18th Oct 2016
I bought a 30 degree Enigma bag with the 950 down. I used this bag on a 50 degree night and I was freezing. I run warm so i was very surprised to be so cold in my 30 degree bag. When I received it, it seemed under stuffed and now that I have used it I believe that it is. This bag is overpriced and under delivers.
I do not recommend this product. For the price you can get a better bag that is just as light.
Posted by SaltySack on 16th Oct 2016
I've been using a quilt for several years during the warmer months but wanted to switch from a mummy bag for winter also. After reading lots of reviews I decided on EE....I used the 20* enigma on a late September collegiate loop hike in Colorado. I stayed warm to the upper 20's but got lil chilly when temps dropped lower. I sleep cold so I'm not surprised. Im very pleased with this purchase as I saved nearly one lb from my 15* Marmot helium bag.
Posted by Kevin Hernandez on 4th Oct 2016
I can't rave enough about this product. I was a little weary of the quilt design, but combined with a good mat (I use an inflatable ultra lightweight in combination with the Thermarest Z lite) I sleep like a baby in weather ranging from hot summer nights to below-freezing summits. The genius of the quilt design is how easy it is to adjust your body temperature. In warmer weather sleep with it open face up and simply open up the top portion. On colder weather, I reverse it and use the strap system around my inflatable mat to keep it secure it. I really like the two strap system as it keeps my quilt securely in place around my mat throughout the night. I toss and turn from back to side and this quilt stays in place. The construction is incredible for the price too. It is also extremely packable. I stuff it into a sea to summit compressing water proof sack and it fits perfectly at the bottom of my pack along side of clothing stuff sack. A major plus is the fact it comes with a larger storage sack you use during non use, and a water resistant sack during trips.
The only downside is the fact you have to wait weeks to receive it. Mine took about 8 weeks. But this wasn't a big deal for me. Considering the build quality, price, weight, and design I'd say that the wait time is a no brainer. I also use a silk sack as a liner for comfort and to keep my quilt clean longer. If you're at all on the fence about customizing your own quilt just do it. You will not be disappointed!!!!
Posted by chezza on 2nd Oct 2016
I wold only Make one small change.
Make both straps able to be altered.
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