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Re: Canister Stoves.
The Jetboil Sol due out this spring advertises its integrated efficiency at achieving 12 liters of boil per 110gm canister which should last you around 10 days I think. No doubt that is under idea...

In GEAR » Canister Stoves.
February 09, 2:39pm

Re: rationale
Roger, It is not my intent to frustrate you with this. I would recommend incorporating something like your current statement into the policy. What I found confusing, is that last week, what the ...

In Gear Swap » JRB NS, Nano bivy, GG bag, MLD 2/3 quilt
February 17, 1:42am

Why is a reference (w/o links) to Ebay or White Blaze not allowed - please explain
Roger, I really do not understand why you remove the reference to these being listed on ebay. Last week you indicated that the issue was not to include the links so I was careful not to do so. E...

In Gear Swap » JRB NS, Nano bivy, GG bag, MLD 2/3 quilt
February 16, 4:51pm

JRB NS, Nano bivy, GG bag, MLD 2/3 quilt
Some more items from my gear closet JRB No Sniveller Down Poncho Quilt w/Hood and Sleeves Bozeman Mountain Works (BMW, BPL) Nano Bivy w/pertex GossamerGear SleepLight Down Sleeping Bag Nun...

In Gear Swap » JRB NS, Nano bivy, GG bag, MLD 2/3 quilt
February 16, 6:19am

Re: Re: eBay links
Thanks for clarifying!

In Gear Swap » Black Diamond One Shot w/CF poles
February 11, 3:26am

re: Black Diamond One Shot
Hmmm- my apologies if this is out of compliance or offensive for some reason. I do not understand why it would be as this is far more beneficial to buyers than the typical gear sale listing where ...

In Gear Swap » Black Diamond One Shot w/CF poles
February 09, 8:12am

Black Diamond One Shot w/CF poles
I am starting to clear out extra gear and have listed a used One Shot on Ebay rather than trying to sell it directly here since many people prefer the buyer protections that are part of Ebay's ...

In Gear Swap » Black Diamond One Shot w/CF poles
February 09, 7:16am

Re: Staff videocast: cowboy coffee - music?
The coffee and tea are great, but what is the name of the music that went with that coffee!

In Editor's Roundtable » Staff Videocast: Cowboy Coffee
January 13, 11:43pm

Cabelas XPG 13 oz bivy question
I was leaning towards the Soul Bivy from MLD, but could not help wonder about the value of the attached link to Cabela's lightweight bivy. I will only use the bivy for supplemental winter or ...

In GEAR » Bivy Q's
September 09, 4:28am

Iodine/carbon purification straw - Bushcraft - 17 grams
Has anyone had any experience or insights about the effectiveness of the Purification straw -CR211 - BCB Bushcraft - an iodine/carbon combo straw that treats 50L of water and weights 17 grams? I ...

In GEAR » Water purifying query:
May 09, 4:46am

All Reader Reviews by Mike Saxton

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Titanium Goat AGP AGP
Echo all of the above comments! Additionally, their service is beyond superior. I have used both generations of the GC poles and now the Ti Goat poles. Enjoyed both of the previous ones, but the ...

In Trekking Poles
March 08, 5:24am

GlobalStar SPOT Satellite Personal Tracker
Completely agree per my earlier review. As I have continued to try it, I have found it so worthless that I consider it absolutely dangerous. You can not even tell when it does send a signal with cer...

In Miscellaneous Products
February 01, 6:19am

Pak-Lite White Super
Had to agree with previous reviewer but wanted to add some data: Weight with lithium 9 volt battery - 43 gms (source: my scales) Duration: 80 hours on High, 1200 hours on LOW (source: mfg) ...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
January 17, 2:22am

Axonn,LLC Spot Satellite Messenger
Enthusiasm for SPOT is very logical with its potential, but I recommend awaiting a thorough BPL review which I believe was noted somewhere would occur. I used mine on the AT (NY-CT section)several we...

In First Aid and Survival Gear & Accessories
December 01, 2:46am