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My Weigh
My Weigh 3001P has been working well...popular with weight-weenie bikers

In GEAR » What scale do you use?
April 20, 6:50am

For me, the superiors have been nice, but too minimalist. I wanted to like the Lone Peak, but they are really clunky and just seem poorly designed. The Olympus is the most refined in terms of...

In GEAR » Are any of the Altra shoes even a little durable?
April 19, 6:55am

more options
I've been on a parallel search, and here are some scattered comments to add to those above. Was excited about many of the options, but: I found the helios, which by every other measure wa...

In GEAR » Trail Runner Recommendations: generous toe box, midfoot not too narrow, preferably low drop, good cushion and grip
April 09, 8:54pm

zpacks zero
Don't forget this one: http://www.zpacks.com/backpacks/xs_zero.shtml It is customizable too...but I wish it came in an XXS, because I only need about 10-12L for the dual use sleeping bag ...

In GEAR » Lightest stuff sack/daypack?
March 31, 12:42pm

noisy pads
Clearly many folks like these pads, but as a light sleeper, I cannot deal with the noise level, which strikes me as completely ridiculous. Wish I could ignore it, but I can't. There's no...

In GEAR » NeoAir Noise
March 26, 9:33pm

not wind pants
Not replying to anyone in particular, but to try to focus things (mixing my own interest and what the OP seems to be after): the uberlight wind-pant options out there are a different critter tha...

In GEAR » No-frills, sub 10oz summer backpacking pants?
March 25, 11:47am

I have been on a very similar quest. The best I have had (and lost) I believe was a version of these that you posted: http://www.gramicci.com/shop/rocket-original-pant-p-10343.html As I reca...

In GEAR » No-frills, sub 10oz summer backpacking pants?
March 25, 8:50am

These look promising, but I don't think I'll be trading in my granite gear pack for the exos. I've always been amazed at osprey's knack for making things complicated, heavy, and ...

In GEAR » New Osprey Exos Packs for 2014
March 15, 8:43am

Everclear for me too...not really based upon experimentation and comparison, but any weight that has multiple uses, along with its non-toxic (ha!) nature makes it a pretty easy decision for me.

In GEAR » Caldera cone questions
March 01, 3:33pm

Then again... I was happy with my minimalist e+lite, but I'm not into the retractable band on the new model...so of course I thought I'd check out the Zebra stuff mentioned above...oops,...

In GEAR » Headlamp recommendations
February 28, 8:18am

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