The North Face Morph Vest

Matt Zia reviews the The North Face Morph Vest for Blister

The North Face Morph Vest

Reviewer: 5’11, 165 lbs

Size Tested: Medium

Blister’s Measured Weight: 245 g


  • Shell Fabric: 20-denier Nylon with DWR finish
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Edelrid Bulletproof Quickdraw

Matt Zia reviews the Edelrid Bulletproof Quickdraw for Blister

Edelrid Bulletproof Quickdraw

Carabiner Material:

  • Bolt Carabiner: aluminum
  • Rope Carabiner: aluminum w/ steel insert

Stated Weight (12 cm): 117 g


Matt Zia

Matt Zia Blister reviewer bio

Age: 26 | Vitals: 5’11”, 165 lbs | Years climbing: 10 | Years skiing: 15 | Current Residence: Bozeman, MT


I grew up playing in the mountains of Ne…

Petzl Sitta Harness

Matt Zia reviews the Petzl Sitta Harness for Blister

Petzl Sitta

Available Sizes: S, M, L


  • Waist: 29” (73 cm)
  • Thigh circumference: 22” (56 cm)
  • Height: 5’11”
  • Weight: 160 lbs

Size Tested: Small

Stated Weight: …

Black Diamond Shadow

Matt Zia reviews the Black Diamond Shadow for Blister

Black Diamond Shadow

Available Sizes: US Men’s 4-13 (including half sizes)

Reviewer Street Shoe Size: US Men’s 9 / EU 42

Size Tested: US Men’s 10 / EU 43


La Sportiva Kataki

Matt Zia reviews the La Sportiva Kataki for Blister

La Sportiva Kataki

Available Sizes: EU M’s 33-46; EU W’s 32-43

Reviewer Street shoe size: EU M’s 42

Size Tested: EU M’s 41

Stated Weight Per Shoe: 266 g