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About the Startup
Describe your products in 3 words.
ultralight, compact, multipurpose
How did you come up with the idea for this product?
After hiking Appalachian Trail we decided to make a compact ultralight towel for thru hiker’s personal care.
What makes your product special?
the product absorbs more and is the most compact space saving towel on the market.
What has been the best part of your experience?
The surprise that this is a towel and just seeing people happy that we are meeting their needs.
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer:No
Product Dimensions:0.4 x 1.7 x 1.8 inches; 0.25 Ounces
Item model number:llt50small
Date First Available:April 28, 2012
MULTIUSE: Lightload Towels were created as a cleaning towel for long distance hiker’s personal care. In time we found they offered more. They are great for first aid as bandages, emergency care as blankets, tactical gear as fire starters, Protective gear for static electricity, and remedies for skin irritations. They store easily in your backpack and luggage also in survival bags and bug out kits, Hunters, fishermen, boy scouts, golfers, cyclists, preppers, gym goers all use the towels.
SUPERB CLOTH: Our towels are made of award winning Lyocell It’s not microfiber but derived from sustainable wood and plant scraps that are breathable, hypoallergenic and burnable. Our camp towels are a wash cloth or a wipe, always clean, fresh in the package and fast drying. A waterproof layer was added to the package so you can swim across the lake and open to a dry towel. Wash the cloth? Just pack in a pocket or mesh camp bag, throw in the machine and clean.
COMPRESSED FOR EASY STORAGE, REUSABLE AND LIGHT WEIGHT FOR TRAVEL: If you spend a lot of time on the go, traveling; hiking and camping, saving weight and space in your travel bag, backpack, camping or hiking gear matters. Our hand towel is so light weight at .2oz. We vacuum pack it to a mini tablet coin size which space saves for other packables, like food, water and survival gear. It can also be used over and over to clean, wipe and dry.
SUPER ABSORBENT QUICK DRY & HYGENIC: Lightload Towels have superb water management properties. These Swim towels absorb more than 9.5 times their weight. Cotton and Microfiber towels don’t come close to this feat. The towels water wicking breathability also keeps the skin cool in warm and warm in cool weather.
SOOTHING ON SKIN: Being out in the great outdoors is great, but it can be tough on your skin. Lightload towels is a bio-based material made from plants and wood. It’s hypoallergenic, soft, and sponge like; perfect for sensitive skin. If you’ve got a rash, nettle sting, or generally aggravated skin, soothe it with one of these. Just apply when dry. Wicking sweat away from your body is another great feature the towel offers cooling your skin down or warming it up.