The Chair Zero at 17 oz., is the only one I've come across that's just over a pound/under 500g. It’s great to learn about the rocking feet and platform base, and good info that the bag fits on the Sunset as a pillow. Great review and exactly what I was looking for to understand the differences between chairs. Home; Ultra Lightweight Chairs; Ground Chair. Like it? I've had people suggest tripod stools, trekking pole supported chairs, chair hammocks, etc. Join us and ask yourself the question: Do I really need that? (self.Ultralight). I just remember it definitely being worth $35 IMO. Fore and aft stability feels about the same to me, though in Helinox Zero my butt and center of gravity are at least one inch lower, it’s more stable. Weighing just under two pounds, it is the third lightest chair in this review; heavier only than the REI Flex Lite and Chair Zero. Trails - View only trail related threads. [–]Morejazzpleasehttps://lighterpack.com/r/f376cs 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]kananjarrus[S] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (0 children). I tried sitting in the REI chair and thought it awkward – it felt like I was leaning back too far and that the front piece of fabric was too high off the ground. Used this on my last hike PTC J Section WA. Thread starter copperking81; Start date Jun 20, 2019; Jun 20, 2019 #1 C. copperking81 Junior Member. I felt that the seat was warmer on my back than the Chair One which has a mesh back and solid sides. Easy to clean with soap and water, it’s made for years of outdoor use and is backed by our five-year warranty. I've borrowed an HCZ from a friend of mine and noticed that. Canadian Tire sells knock-offs of the Helinox Chair One for about half the cost. I, and all the people that have pinched it off me when I leave it unattended by the fire, think it is comfortable. Our lightest and most packable extra-roomy chair, it weighs just over three pounds, supports up to 320, and fits into a streamlined carry case. The Alite was too low for me and I wasn't a fan of just 2 legs. The Helinox Ground Chair (and now the Chair Zero) have been amazing for me. I don’t have one. I tried sitting in the REI chair and thought it awkward – it felt like I was leaning back too far and that the front piece of fabric was too high off the ground. BUT with the right surface and the right conditions it is lightweight and very comfortable. [–]kananjarrus[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–][deleted] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (2 children). It sits a little more forward, while the One is more reclined. This is a lightweight and strong folding camp tool, which essentially contains two parts, a durable DAC aluminum single-pole construction, and a breathable mesh. Weighing in at 1lb, and packing down to just larger than a 1-liter water bottle, this chair is practically begging to be slipped into t… Helinox Chair Zero: Most Lightweight: See Today's Price: Helinox Chair Two: Tall People: See Today's Price: Helinox Ground Chair: Close to ground: See Today's Price : Helinox Swivel Chair: Swivel Seat, Backpacking: See Today's Price: Let’s talk about each of the camping chairs to find out which one is perfect for you and provide the maximum value. Haven’t used it, but if you’re a trekking pole user (and they’re not already holding up your tent), this looks like a great option. Helinox Ground Sheet Chair Zero | Free Shipping & 5 Year Warranty Likewise, if you’re shorter than 5’7″ the back of the Helinox Sunset Chair would be higher than your neck, and it wouldn’t be comfortable, in that case, Helinox Chair Two would be a better option for you. I MYOG'd a Tyvek 1443r chair in the Mountainsmith Slingback style and added an extra panel on the seat portion to hold 4 sections of Z Lite Sol for additional cushioning. Senior Member . Chair One Mini; Chair Zero; Chair One; Ground Chair; Chair One L; High-Back Chairs. I have the one chair also and it was a bit low for my tastes so I surprised the wife for mothers day. I bought this before I started paying much attention to pack weight, so I don't think I'd ever bring it on a trip - maybe canoeing. The Chair One Mini's 600-denier polyester weave is exceptionally durable, soft, and supportive. Weighing just over a pound, the Helinox Chair Zero features a remarkably low weight, incredible packability, and durable construction unmatched by its competition. It's better than sitting on the ground. Here is my first look at the Helinox Chair Zero purchased from REI! For most of 2017, I was sitting on a ThermaRestZ sit pad which also doubles as my pack support and foot insulation in my hammock. You can set up your tent later. But while they may match the Helinox Chair Zero in weight and for a cheaper price, they don't provide the same level of comfort. A year with the Hightail Designs Flagship Shell. But fairly light and comfortable, [–]youdontknowshik 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). The design of the REI Flexlite Air is much like that of the Helinox Chair One and the Zero. Both Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair features this velcro panels to use your storage bag as a headrest. Haven't used it a ton (and not at all backpacking). Best Of The sub - View only the "best of" threads. For the comparison of Helinox Chair Two vs Sunset Chair, there is absolutely no difference in the durability department. For the comparison of Helinox Chair Two vs Sunset, both are compatible with ground sheets, you just need to purchase the suitable size. €29,95 Sold out. Pack size is perfect for moto camping and it will tuck into a pannier or be happily strapped on top of anything else. Still loved it. Was hoping to be under $50 each so I can grab one for the GF as well. Although the difference is not very big, Helinox Sunset Chair has a higher mesh ratio, therefore, it’s slightly more breathable. Helinox chairs are great, but a few models have pointy plastic feet. https://lighterpack.com/r/xuomln Southern New England. But sitting on the ground even with the insulated pad isn't nearly as comfortable as sitting in a chair. If you’re willing to sacrifice on the “high-back” for lower weight Helinox Chair Zero (1lb 2 oz) might be a better option for you. As you can imagine, my bank account wasn’t happy with what happened next. The aluminium legs clip together to form the frame, to which you add the ripstop nylon seat cover. Let's make camping comfortable. Joined Jul 4, 2018 Messages 32 Location MT. Overall, we found the Chair One to be one of the most comfortable and stable portable camping chairs in this review. [–]Rocko9999 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). The zero is almost a half pound lighter, but the price on this might be worth the difference in weight. I might go that route since it doesn't look like I'm going to find something quite as light as the zero. But while they may match the Helinox Chair Zero in weight and for a cheaper price, they don't provide the same level of comfort. Rendered by PID 21654 on r2-app-0455a2cc00fe93812 at 2020-12-27 20:48:22.255512+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Ended up going with the chair zero, hard to argue with shaving off a pound Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk . I'm 6'3" and like to drink in camp and the two legs I feel didn't give me enough stability. They basically act as a footprint and prevent sinking in the ground. Quite comfortable and especially appreciated while preparing and eating meals. I got three Terralite chairs for my family. Free shipping on all orders over €199. While all the portable camping chairs score pretty high marks for portability (obviously), the Zerotakes the cake! © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. But you won't find a chair both as comfortable and as light as the Chair Zero currently. If you’re a “numbers person” Helinox Chair Two weighs %24 less and packs down %13 smaller than Helinox Sunset Chair. Seconded, I love this chair. $39.99 Sold out. [–]tcstew 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]kananjarrus[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). The Helinox Chair Zero is an ultralight, 17 ounce backpacking chair that lifts you 11 inches off the ground. Helinox Ground Chair. It is always in my car just in case I want a seat. ), but it does have its own tricks. You can set up your tent later. 6' 250lb. I originally bought the chair to take on “easy trips”, but it comes almost all the time. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Chair Zero is featherlight, ultra-compact, and definitely more comfortable than the ground – just hike into your campsite, pull your chair it out of your pack, pop it together, and sit. FWIW I only bring it for dayhikes. Time in camp is more comfortable and enjoyable now. Review: Testing the Cult-Favorite Helinox Ground Chair - InsideHook I have one. Outdooreager may earn an affiliate commission when you purchase through links on our site. Aug 8, 2020 #7 Where's Bruce? Ground Sheet Chair Zero. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. La Chair Zero d’Helinox est une chaise minimaliste pour les adeptes de l’ultra-léger à la recherche du confort au bivouac. It isn't always a problem, but at the very least makes the chair sit lower, and at worst can get the chair stuck or cause you to lose the feet off the ends of the poles. I have both this chair and the HCZ. The Chair Zero is not only the lightest four-legged camp chair, it's more comfortable than most, too. Was trying to find a slightly more comfortable option for trips where I hang around friends that spend more time in camp. In summary, the big difference between the two chairs is their size. My REI Air frame/poles start squeaking when I move too much. Actually it won't work on either surface. The Mountainsmith one weighs 5 oz, mine weighs 1.5 oz IIRC. As with all Helinox Chairs … Trip report - 150 miles in the North Cascades. Designed with advanced materials and minimalist design, these accessories deliver maximum comfort and functionality. When packed, the Helinox Chair One is noticeably larger than the REI Flexlite or the Chair Zero. Created to provide extra room without sacrificing Helinox performance and style, Chair One XL increases your sitting space by 40% compared to the original Chair One. A featherweight by design, become fascinated with its capacity to hold 265 lbs. So for thru-hikers or ultralight backpackers, Helinox Chair Two would be a better option. Helinox offers an array of excellent camp chairs, including the Otherwise I prefer a rock with a sit pad. I crushed one of the legs due to my own gracefulness. From the specifications below, you will realize that it is more wide than high, so this with such a sturdy construction makes it rather stable because when you are sitting on it, the gravity center is very close to the ground. The main difference between Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair is their size. Since they abrade the fabrics, dirt and soil are the main enemies of all textile types. REI Flexlite is decent and goes on sale quite often. QuestionAnyone find a cheaper but comparable chair to the Helinox Chair Zero? The Helinox Zero is visually identical to the Helinox One but it weighs about half as much (1.1 lbs vs 2 lbs on the One). [–]B52gunner 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (0 children), Alite Mayfly Chair Black F14 One Size https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00LCOXVSG/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_tai_J0etAbZMW6QW8, My wife bought me this one. Both Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair are made of the same type of material, and since Chair Two is shorter and more narrow, it weighs less and packs down smaller. and join one of thousands of communities. The brand names is Woods. The Zero uses a different kind of fabric for the chair and is also slightly smaller when setup. If you’re a long time camper, you probably know how important a camping chair is, but if you’re new to camping and hiking, I assure you, the most essential ingredient of a great outdoor experience is a comfortable chair. The killer feature are the second set of feet that don't sink in sand or mud. Let's make camping comfortable. Ultra-light, comfortable and designed specifically to stop you sinking into softer ground. Reactions: shooterrdy. The Zero is over a pound lighter than One. One slight difference is the positioning of the ‘crossbeam’ on the legs, with the Air opting to have this on a different side to the Helinox. Planning on purchasing a Helinox chair. [–]mt_sage(old guy) 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). In this article, I compiled everything you need to know about two of the finest high-back chairs in its line, Helinox Chair Two vs Sunset Chair. 2oz. … After assembling the chair, storage bag has several options of use, you can connect the storage bag underneath the frame and use it as a pocket, or you can stuff the bag with a t-shirt and attach it to the top of the chair using the velcros panels and use the storage bag as a pillow. https://amzn.to/3abONVX - Helinox Ground Sheet I had a problem with the Helinox Chair Zero when using it on sand or soft ground. [–]Dewthedruhttps://lighterpack.com/r/ga72kl 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). Also, both chairs can carry up to 320 lb (145 kg), so if you’re below 320 lb you’re good to go, and if you’re above 320 lb then a heavy-duty chair such as ALPS Mountaineering King Kong Chair would be more suitable for you. That's not bad but if I were going to go with that I might as well sit on the ground and lean against a tree or a rock. Helinox Chair Two vs Sunset Chair - Which Is More Suitable for You Wash it from time to time to increase its longevity. Browse All Accessories for useful attachments that help adapt your camp cot, table, or chair to your needs. The Helinox Ground Chair (and now the Chair Zero) have been amazing for me.Time in camp is more comfortable and enjoyable now. Thank for watching! Helinox's Chair Zero is fantastic because its a fully supportive chair that's only 488grams, that's even lighter than Helinox's Ground Chair!On a long hike a chair that will support your back is a real luxury, and will be worth carrying. 7oz. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. They also increase the stability in rugged grounds as well. I've invested a considerable amount of time on this very question over the past few months. Shug recommends the stansport stool. Cool Comfort. means it weighs as much as one 16oz bottle of water. As with the Ground Chair, one feature I enjoyed about the Chair Zero over the Chair One is the solid fabric seat and mesh sides. Hi guys, I’m Kaan. [–]JRidz 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Still a decent buy. I've been using one, or similar (cost me £20, in UK). Short of convincing them to do a lot more miles, anyone have any suggestions for a cheaper / ultralight camp chair (or stool)? But it makes a pretty nice solid connection. Anything good / bad? You have one? Helinox is the only furniture brand to use DAC aluminum alloy poles. While closer to the ground, I didn’t notice any harder time getting in and out of the chair, even with bad knees. Enjoy! The Tillak chair weighs right around 1lb 13oz, so certainly heavier than the Helinox, but not much, and less than half the cost. This sub is about overnight backpacking with a focus on moving efficiently and packing light, generally aiming at a sub 10lb base weight. We tested the Chair Zero by Helinox. [–]aristicks 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (5 children), [–]kananjarrus[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (4 children). Packed weights of Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair are respectively 2 lbs 10 oz and 3 lbs 4 oz. Ground Sheet Chair Zero. The truest ultra-lightweight camping chair, coming in at 1.02 lbs. A bunch of my friends have been getting into camping lately and while I typically forgo a chair because of spending all day hiking, I'll take any excuse to get out of the city. Sold out Ground Sheet Chair Zero €29,95. Time in camp is more comfortable and enjoyable now. Therefore, if you’re taller than 5’7″ Helinox Chair Sunset would be a better option for you. You can set up your tent later. The purpose of this article is to review the Helinox Chair Zero to the REI Flexlite Air Chair and see if there are any meaningful differences.The Helinox Chair Zero is probably the most beloved lightweight camping chair among hikers who pay attention to the weight of their kit.The reason for this is that when it was introduced, it was the lightest “real” chair on the market. Both chairs are made of high denier polyester and they both feature mesh at sides and back. I do have the helinox sunset chair and at 300# it works great. Ground sheet levels the load, providing a wide, stable base that helps prevent sinking or tipping on soft and uneven ground. You also need adjustable poles, and if they are holding up your tent or tarp you can't use it. The Ground Chair is for anyone who wants to travel light but also values some comfort when exploring the wilderness by bike, foot, skis or boat. Joined Sep 22, 2013 Messages 5,037. I originally bought the chair to take on “easy trips”, but it comes almost all the time. Helinox Sunset Chair also offers a wider and deeper sitting area therefore, it’s also the better option for heavier people. You feel like you can't adjust your weight at all when sitting on it. to 1lb. Ground Chair. I'm a big boy, Helinox … We selected it as our Top Pick for Ultralight Adventures based on the comfortable and supportive position it offers your back and the low weight of just 18 ounces, including the stuff sack. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 21654 on r2-app-0455a2cc00fe93812 at 2020-12-27 20:48:22.255512+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. of weight. So don’t wait until your chair gets dirty enough to be unusable to clean it. But if the ground is soft the legs will dig in deep and it's easy to lose balance when that happens. Helinox Chair Zero, Black in Chairs. https://mountainsmith.com/slingback-chair.html, [–]hikermiker22https://lighterpack.com/r/xuomln Southern New England. The Zero sits a little lower but not by much. EVERY other chair in the same design as the Chair Zero (and there are many brands of that design) seem to weigh 32oz/900g. Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair respectively pack down to 18″ x 5″ x 4.5″ and 18.5″ x 5.5″ x 4.5″. Inserted into the pack, it makes an excellent internal frame; the aluminum arrow shafts in the sides enhance this function. Whisky cup on the floor is easily in reach and great for stretching legs out from. Shop expand. Most popular Helinox Chairs at Tentworld | Chair One Vs Chair … [–]bradymsu616 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (1 child). After some rigorous field testing of sitting around, we found the Chair Zero’s performance lived up to its reputation. I have and recommend this Tillak Camp Chair which is basically another helinox one knockoff, however, it has the better seat design (no mesh; built just like the chair zero.) And if you strip them down (smaller feet, no bag), their comparable in weight to the REI chairs. The Helinox Chair Zero earned a Notable tag from us for its overall comfort, remarkable durability, and absurd portability. They’re very easy to attach and lightweight. I would rather sit on a pad, which I did. The knockoff may work well too. Ultra Lightweight Chairs. 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). use the following search parameters to narrow your results: r/Ultralight is the largest online Ultralight Backpacking community! As the title suggests, this Big Agnes Helinox Ground Chair review is about an incredibly lightweight and completely collapsible and portable chair, suitable for any outdoor activity, including backpacking, camping, hunting trips, sitting on the beach, excursions with a motorbike, and you name it. Ground Chair's frame is built with ultra-lightweight and exceptionally strong DAC aluminum alloy poles. Lighter than the Helinox Chair One, but not the Zero. Combined with strategically placed high-strength polyester mesh panels, it creates a seat that’s breathable, packable, and lightweight. I use a Big Agnes Cyclone chair (no longer made) with a 20" x 36" thinlite pad; 7.7 oz total. Ground sheet levels the load, providing a wide, stable base that helps prevent sinking or tipping on soft and uneven ground. Enjoy sitting 11 inches off the ground, relaxing without having to balance or use your abs to enjoy a meal or the view, and it packs down no bigger than most water bottles - so there's no reason to leave it at home no matter the adventure. Shop Helinox for the world's lightest, strongest, most comfortable portable chairs, cots, tables & outdoor equipment. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Helinox Protective Ground Sheet Accessory for Camp Chairs, Chair Zero at Amazon.com. A friend does. Both are high-back chairs, but compared to Helinox Chair Two, Helinox Sunset Chair’s back is taller and it’s 4″ higher from the ground. In contrast, Helinox Chair Two is lighter and packs down smaller. The Ground Chair is for anyone who wants to travel light but also values some comfort when exploring the wilderness by bike, foot, skis or boat. The main decisive factor to consider here would be personal height and weight. Thank for watching! For those who are into reading a world war two book while chilling on a rocking chair, keeping it old school, Helinox Rocking Feet can be purchased separately for Helinox Sunset Chair and it’s very easy to attach. When it comes to chair weight, durability, and packability, the Helinox Chair Zero can’t be beat. Weekly Thread - View only the Weekly Discussion threads. Low to the ground, hard to get out of when high or drunk...lol. But sitting on the ground even with the insulated pad isn't nearly as comfortable as sitting in a chair. Australia / Kosciuszko / Namadgi - lighterpack.com/r/n6xeec, B+ LighterPack | https://lighterpack.com/r/sh62. See how they demonstrate its weight, but note also the size: The Chair Zero weighs less than a water bottle. Shop Helinox for the world's lightest, strongest, most comfortable portable chairs, cots, tables & outdoor equipment. If nothing else, they're great, cheap, small chairs to have in the back of the car or the camping setup. Chair Zero is featherlight, ultra-compact, and definitely more comfortable than the ground – just hike into your campsite, pull your chair it out of your pack, pop it together, and sit. Portability is where the Chair Zero scores its highest marks in our tests. Ground Sheet Chair Zero Ground sheet levels the load, providing a wide, stable base that helps prevent sinking or tipping on soft and uneven ground. Shop Helinox for the world's lightest, strongest, most comfortable portable chairs, cots, tables & outdoor equipment. without the case. There’s only one version! Performance Fabric. The Chair Zero is not only the lightest four-legged camp chair, it's more comfortable than most, too. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. The Chair One Mini's 600-denier polyester weave is exceptionally durable, soft, and supportive. Here is my first look at the Helinox Chair Zero purchased from REI! Yup, picked one up for $49 a couple of weeks ago. The ground also needs to be fairly level. Mostly my toddler likes to sit in it when we car camp. For buying, selling, and trading ultralight backpacking gear. The most important difference between the two chairs is actually their height, while Helinox Chair Two offers 33″ of seated height, the seated height of Helinox Sunset Chair is 38″. The chair will also sink into soft ground diminishing the seat height at places like the beach. Where to Buy Helinox Chair Zero. I haven't tried the Ground Chair. Sold out Ground Sheet Chair Zero €29,95. Chair Zero is featherlight, ultra-compact, and definitely more comfortable than the ground – just hike into your campsite, pull your chair it out of your pack, pop it together, and sit. Ultra-light, comfortable and designed specifically to stop you sinking into softer ground. Helinox Chair One is 11″ off the ground, on the other hand, Ground Chair is 4.7″ off the ground. More comfortable than the zero. But while they may match the Helinox Chair Zero in weight and for a cheaper price, they don't provide the same level of comfort. I use this when car camping, I don't do any real camping but wouldn't hesitate to take this when I do. Black I've had people suggest tripod stools, trekking pole supported chairs, chair hammocks, etc. However, only car or motorcycle camping. If you need to hear more, you’re not aware of how far backpacking chairs have come! Tyvek 1443r is super easy to work with. I used to use one like this before I got a zero (thanks wifey!) Setting it up takes some practice, you have to stretch the fabric pretty tight over the poles. Free shipping on all orders over €199. For coffee and tea maniacs out there, Helinox also features a Cup Holder Accessory, and it’s compatible with both Helinox Chair Two and Sunset Chair and it only weighs 4 oz. Chair One XL. Firstly, they’re not machine washable! Nice. The Helinox Ground Chair (and now the Chair Zero) have been amazing for me. of baseweight in exchange for the comfort. Compare Helinox Chair Zero prices below. I measured the bottom of the seat fabric to the floor of both chairs: Zero – 9.5”, One – 11”. Regarding stools, I was also thinking of one. Add to Cart Our range. Helinox Ground Chair vs Chair One - Which Is the Best Portable Chair Enjoy sitting 11 inches off the ground, relaxing without having to balance or use your abs to enjoy a meal or the view, and it packs down no bigger than most water bottles - so there's no reason to leave it at home no matter the adventure. [–]kananjarrus[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]aristicks 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Just tape with 3M 950--no sewing skills required. Helinox offers an array of excellent camp chairs, including the Chair Zero, one of the more popular among lightweight backpacking enthusiasts.It is easy for us to understand why it is so highly regarded. I have a Zero and a One. https://www.rei.com/product/877258/rei-co-op-flexlite-chair, [–]ajhapps 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Like the Helinox Ground Chair, the Chair Zero has 4 legs for stability, but unlike the appropriately named Ground Chair the Chair Zero is designed for a higher, more upright sitting position (closer to a real chair) and through the use of a lighter weight, Dyneema gridstop fabric has managed to achieve a lighter weight all at the same time. UL Tent with Large Porch / Rainy Day Space? Ground Sheets are great lifesavers especially if you go to campsites that have soft grounds. Weight & design differences come at a cost. The poles are shock-corded, they fit each other similar to tent poles, you set them up in seconds and the same is when you dismantle the … Today take a look at the most popular Helinox Chairs at Tentworld currently with Nathan from Tentworld Melbourne Ferntree Gully. Outdooreager.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. It is one of the more expensive chairs on the market, but we find the tradeoff to be worth it. Depending on the size they weigh around 5 oz and can be attached to the chair in less than 20 seconds. Just weighed it - 31.4 oz, including the 2.8 oz case (i.e. Let's make camping comfortable. Add to Cart Ground Sheet Chair Zero $39.99. [–]BecauseSometimesY 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). But sitting on the ground even with the insulated pad isn't nearly as comfortable as sitting in a chair. Just prepare warm water and mild soap/detergent, and clean it gently, also wait until it’s fully dry before packing it. It also packs down really small so you can fit it in your pack easily. Weight is the main issue and I doubt it would qualify as ultralight for anyone here but it is certainly comfy and packs pretty small for the cost. The Chair Zero’s seat fabric looks like it’s predominantly dyneema x grid. [–]ultrawiz 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). I have one. If you can find a nice solid spot and plan to settle in for a while (so you're not awkwardly getting up/down all the time), it's pretty nice. Helinox Sunset Chair is 14″ off the ground, on the other hand chair two is 10″ off the ground. Sorry I don’t know the actual weight. It's small enough for my backpack and really comfortable. 32.9 oz. [–]AgentK-CoC 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). 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