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silnylon color
Kai, I give some extra doubts. I learned that the color influenced UV resistance. I chose a darker color Why buy in Europe? Good experiences with thru hiker silnylon. (color: coyote brown)...

In Make Your Own Gear » ExtremTextil 20d vs 40d silnylon
July 29, 2:30am

20 vs 40d
Kai, 20D is ok for a 3 season tent. I have made several tents with it. 40D than you speak about winter, expedition tents etc. Hilleberg tells something about tear strength and fabric specificat...

In Make Your Own Gear » ExtremTextil 20d vs 40d silnylon
July 28, 3:18pm

kifaru stay
I do not know. but when myog, then it's adjusted to my back. You can not curve a Kifaru stay.

In Make Your Own Gear » First myog backpack test (thanks to David Chenault)
July 24, 1:24pm

1/8" plywood
I Thanks for the comments I like how kifaru makes his stays (wood+carbon) I was thinking about using plywood but I had my doubts about it. In plywood, the veneer is crosswise bonded ...

In Make Your Own Gear » First myog backpack test (thanks to David Chenault)
July 24, 6:09am

test model
I work with a singer samba 4 machine

In Make Your Own Gear » First myog backpack test (thanks to David Chenault)
July 23, 5:13am

First myog backpack test (thanks to David Chenault)
I would like to thank David for his insights. I used his experience to make my own prototype of a backpack. Cheap material is used for this first test. For the frame, I used laminated oak...

In Make Your Own Gear » First myog backpack test (thanks to David Chenault)
July 22, 3:54pm

Cat curve along the base
" I put a 3" cat curve along the base of each triangle panel and 1.5" along the other two sides." It looks good but, I think you must avoid a cat curve along the base. The ...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Pentagon Tarp
June 26, 10:17am

VBL principle
what works for me: according to the principle of the VBL put your legs in a trash bag. (e.g. up to level of the knees) The vapor of the feets goes outside where there is more body heat produced ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Need advice redesigning my Bivvy
March 29, 1:53am

trimming
you are right, it is possible to trim but... the cap is screwed onto the bottle with the trash bag between the PE foil is reinforced there. I need some force when screwing. I need a handle for...

In Make Your Own Gear » Myog pump for exped downmat 7
March 16, 1:25am

silicone glue
I never dilute the silicone. It weakens the glue i think. Use a putty knife to spread it as thin as possible. A roller can help a good bond. Work fast

In GEAR » Repairing a silnylon tent
March 16, 1:08am

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