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Andy Jarman (AndyJarman) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me Spent my youth addicted to world travel, am now a recovering travelholic trying to pretend I enjoy suburbia...
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What volume is your Arc Blast?
What volume is your Arc Blast?

In Gear Swap » FS: HMG, MLD, Zpacks
December 19, 2:00am

Fire Maple Titanium -aarrrgh!!!
Roger - probably at bit off topic but, after one of your earlier articles about stove evolution I invested in a fire maple titanium FMS-300T. 45grams by jove! However - there is a design ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Can I Cook in my Tent?
November 14, 5:42pm

Some ideas
Zpacks can do a variety of belt and shoulder strap bags in any colour cuben you like. I use two of their shoulder pouches to hold a 1 litre PET water bottle in each. This counter balances the...

In Editor's Roundtable » Flash Reviews No. 3
November 12, 6:14am

Here we go again!
I have finally resolved, after three years of experimentation, that a large sized (wide) Neoair Xlite with the end folded over and held in place with my belt is THE answer for me. Unfortunately I ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Gear Guide: Ultralight Inflatable Pillows
October 01, 5:51pm

Different sized rapid pure filters
Just to clarify things, (I'm not always at my best before my morning coffee...) The same filter is used in the Water Bottle Pioneer Straw* and The Scout only The Water Bottle s...

In Editor's Roundtable » RapidPure Filters Review
September 25, 6:05pm

Double UltraCeram media and an iodine tablet.
So you could put an iodine tablet in it and run two filters in series if the water was particularly obnoxious. Two 'Scouts' ( a primary and a backup) and a blister pack of tablets shou...

In Editor's Roundtable » RapidPure Filters Review
September 25, 5:32pm

How do you know when your rapid pure becomes a rapid dodgy?
Thanks Roger. I've been hovering between my Steripen (hate batteries) and Sawyer squeeze mini (those pigs and goats do not just bath in the puddles I drink from). This looks like an answer, E...

In Editor's Roundtable » RapidPure Filters Review
September 24, 5:59pm

The best in the whole wide world?
http://www.zpacks.com/backpacks/arc_blast.shtml

In Editor's Roundtable » The Best Backpack in the Whole Wide World
September 11, 2:24am

Wilderness First Aid Training
I recently attended a four day Wilderness First Aid training course for first reponders. Advice for wounds was as follows; Do not apply disinfectant or alcohol to wounds. This kills the ti...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 23, 9:19pm

Xtherm durability
Left my Xtherm packing sack behind and just stuffed the pad in the bottom of my backpack. Ripped it in two places with one inch rips - it was rubbing against something in the pack. Patched it wit...

In GEAR » Relenting on NeoAir XLITE
July 16, 3:45am

All Reader Reviews by Andy Jarman

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None Ultra-light 318g UL outdoor inflatable
I have just ordered a clear polythene Neo Air look alike from China. Can inflate top and bottom halves separately - think about that Cascade Designs. Zero R rating info. 318g. $23. Will provide a r...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 10, 8:33pm