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    Pinneco Core Featured Exclusively by Big Agnes for 2013

    Pinneco Research Ltd., a pioneer in fiber-insulation innovation, is pleased to announce that Pinneco Core will be exclusively available in select Big Agnes sleeping bags for 2013 as a key component of the Insotect Tubic insulation system.

    Pinneco Core represents a major breakthrough in insulation innovation through the combination of its revolutionary design, thermal efficiency and sustainability value. This new synthetic insulation technology features a breathable membrane and fiber layers capitalizing on multi-faceted and versatile performance capabilities as each layer offers its own unique benefit. Through a patent pending process; the insulation and the Core Screen membrane are effectively transformed into a virtual air pump, actively drawing moisture away while retaining warmth within.

    Pinneco Core has been designated the select fiber insulation for Insotect Tubic; the newest Insotect insulation system.  Insotect and Big Agnes have reached an exclusive distributorship agreement whereby Big Agnes will adopt the Insotect Tubic insulation system into four of their new synthetic bags for 2013. These bags include the Shoestring SL 15°F, Beeler Gulch SL 0°F, Betty SL 25°F and the Gem Lake SL 15°F.

    The presence of Pinneco Core as a component in the Big Agnes bags provides an advanced system that marries ultimate thermal efficiency with active moisture management for maximum comfort. The Insotect Tubic insulation system is ideally engineered to leverage the performance qualities of Pinneco Core within its own revolutionary construction architecture.

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