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Inner weight
I took a look at doing something similar when I first got mine and decided it wasnt worth the dollars. The main reason is that my kids hiking ability is what is currently limiting trip distance, n...

In GEAR » Golite SL5 custon inner feedback wanted
April 18, 11:22pm

No Flight Yet
No flight yet, thats the one I am really interested in. Price looks reasonable in comparison to the competition.

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 03, 12:51am

Heavier Down Jacket
For me in hiking in the shoulder season I adjust my down jacket layer based on temps. I have an Ex Light, a Patty Down Sweater, and a 2lb Winter Coat. When forcasted lows go below 20F I eat the...

In GEAR » Help! Plans/Gear are tanking due to changing temps
March 18, 3:34pm

Typos
So I always had problems getting to smds website when I typed in the address but could always get there via googling six moon designs. I finally figured it out. I was typing in sixmoonsdesign ins...

In GEAR » Six Moon Designs website
March 11, 10:25pm

Techical gear
Is your longest Rapell 120ft or is that the length of rope you have? Not sure if it is worth cutting the pull cord or bluewater rope to half the max rappel length. Do you really need 100ft of web...

In Gear Lists » 45 pounds of UL (Grand Canyon list)
February 22, 3:56pm

Search BPL
Somewhere there is a thread by an alias of german tourist or something like that who gave reports on the long term life of products when used continiously. I think she said two years of constant u...

In GEAR » how long does it take to wear out a down sleeping bag?
February 15, 1:38am

Satisfaction
For the REI and MEC satisfaction guarentees I think you are warrented that you will be satisfied with the product. This doesnt mean it will lat forever, or that you can wear it out against granite...

In GEAR » Return dilemma
February 15, 1:33am

Re: How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
The surplus items I see Sandals, easy half pound to cut, if just for around camp / night you can make a one ounce pair out of duck tape and blue foam. GPS - do you really need it? Iphone - do...

In Gear Lists » How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
February 09, 9:34am

Re: SMD Pack - Flight 40 Harness
Thanks for the pics Ron, It looks pretty good for running, I will be definately be watching the roll out and trying get out to try one on.

In GEAR » new SMD packs
January 29, 10:21pm

Re: Re: new SMD packs
Does anyone have a picture of the chest attachment on the front of the Flight pack? I am very interested in how it looks. This has be excited as it could be a new tool not just a lighter tool.

In GEAR » new SMD packs
January 28, 1:43pm

All Reader Reviews by Greg F

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WalMart
Walmart saved my trip. I was packing up the night before I was to leave and went to grab what i thought was a full butane canister and it was empty. It was 10pm and i was leaving at 5 the next morni...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 20, 7:27pm

Mont Bell Ultra-Light Spiral Down Hugger #3 Long
I had a chance to test out my new UL Spiral down hugger #3. This is the regular version not the super stretch. It still has the diagonal baffles so it does have a little more give than an average ba...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 05, 11:33pm