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thanks again
I really appreciate everyone's replies. For those recommending a loose-fitting nylon-type shirt, that's what I've been wearing, while carrying a baselayer top for sleep and warmth layer...

In GEAR » Holy shirt! looking for recommendations
April 23, 7:40am

I have a dome tent I use for car camping with my daughter that I got at either Target or Walmart years ago. It's heavy but who cares, I wouldn't trust it in a severe storm but I wouldn'...

In Gear Swap » wTB: 3-4 person tent for car camping with two little girls
April 22, 9:22am

Re: el cheapo
Yeah, I've done things like that. To me that's unwieldy, but it works. Thanks.

In GEAR » What scale do you use?
April 20, 10:14am

el cheapo
I have an uber-cheap digital from Amazon, was <$7. Similar to the other small scales being mentioned. I also have a set of calibration weights and this scale is accurate to within one gram. Read...

In GEAR » What scale do you use?
April 20, 8:29am

Thanks for the replies everyone. John and Matt, I'm surprised at your recommendations for heavier layers (260 merino, Cap4) considering part of my itinerary will be so hot (>100F a real ...

In GEAR » Holy shirt! looking for recommendations
April 20, 8:25am

no dividend
Dividend is only on full-price purchases...

In Gear Deals » Freeze-dried meals...
April 19, 9:41pm

Holy shirt! looking for recommendations
Hi folks, hoping you can offer some recommendations for a baselayer shirt. Looking for one that hopefully will do it all for a High Sierras trip in July. I'll want to wear this 24/7 for 9 days...

In GEAR » Holy shirt! looking for recommendations
April 18, 10:29am

don't spend it
Put it in the bank. There will be a day, probably sooner than you had hoped, when you really will "need" something.

In GEAR » Dreaming with my tax return...
April 16, 9:14am

still unclear
The site gives a single weight for a given size, temp, and fp, but as you said it does not indicate weight difference for tapered vs. non or for sewn vs snaps footbox etc. I agree would be good to ...

In Gear Deals » UGQ Outdoor Equipment
April 12, 7:27am

Recent discussion about NeoAir noise: http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=89156&skip_to_post=759550#759550

In GEAR » Xlite width when inflated and noise levels
April 11, 8:46pm

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