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Thomas Vree (Exploriment) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Niagara Escarpment
About Me Medium weight hiker. Want to reduce the weight I carry, but I'm not fanatical about it.
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Vector tool and marking tools
Having used vector drawing programs for 25+ years, that’s what I usually use for more complicated things. Draw it all out, print out a smaller version and tape or glue that together. Than I’ll ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Design Tools?
October 21, 6:55am

Very inspiring
Beautiful job. Very inspiring, and I always love it when people explain their design philosophy.

In Make Your Own Gear » First MYOG Pack - The Chili Pepper
February 23, 7:32am

Very nicely done.
Very nicely done. I also like the colour of the pack. And the zipper on the top lid is a nice touch.

In Make Your Own Gear » My First Backpack.
February 23, 6:44am

Swedish fella has come up with an interesting buckle/ergonomic backpack carrying system. h...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » CoXa
November 17, 11:51pm

The FlameStower is a field charging unit that allows the charging of USB enabled devices (cell and satellite phones, handheld GPS units, AA and AAA batteries, headlamps, digital cameras, etc.). Pla...

In GEAR » FlameStower
August 09, 12:09am

ITW G-Hooks
Not exactly the same, but similar. Some sources:

In Make Your Own Gear » Has anyone seen these buckles for sale?
August 01, 6:14pm

Another example of what can be sewn by hand. Not necessarily "light weight" by any stringent criterion, but lighter than some things I've made.

In Make Your Own Gear » hand sewing vs machine - stitch strength, down-proof(ness), etc?
July 22, 7:37am

Please delete.
Oh, my apologies. I did a search for "Ryan Frayne" and "Windcatcher" before I posted, but as that thread mentions neither, it didn't show up. Mods, please delete my duplicat...

In GEAR » Ryan Frayne's Windcatcher
May 21, 7:31pm

Ryan Frayne's Windcatcher
Interesting design for an air mattress valve that amplifies exhalation.

In GEAR » Ryan Frayne's Windcatcher
May 21, 6:40pm

Bit late but,

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Gear making Internship
May 10, 9:10am

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