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All Forum Posts by Jim Milstein

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Re: Re: Why the SE is locked on during an SOS
The moral of the story is Know Your Gear. It's sad to read of someone ordering some sophisticated piece of gear to be used on a big trip into the middle of nowhere starting the next day. Tha...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 07, 11:05pm

Why the SE is locked on during an SOS
Bob Gross complained back in January about the SE locking itself on during the SOS condition: ["Once the message is sent, the unit's tracking is locked on (you can't turn it off).&q...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 07, 9:41pm

Re: Re: 3AA lithium...
Ok, just back from a day skiing high in the wild snows of the southern San Juans of Colorado. The SE was down, as usual, to 94%. I connected it to the Energizer triple AA charger with primo Li AA c...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 03, 6:38pm

Re: 3AA lithium...
Just checked the manufacturer's spec for the Energizer PP-3AAMC, and it shows 5V and 1A, which should be enough to charge the SE. My recharge tests were not very demanding because I'm la...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 01, 7:35pm

Re: Re: New Firmware for the SE with New Features
Bob, the version I got was 2.5.17898.

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 01, 7:15pm

New Firmware for the SE with New Features
Here's the scoop: https://support.delorme.com/kb/articles/44-inreach-se-firmware-update-release-notes Now, when powering on, the screen is locked, thereby making a faux SOS much less lik...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
April 01, 3:15pm

Re: WTB - Fizan Compact Trekking Poles
I am using the Fizan Compacts as ski poles this season with over fifty days on them. They are super light and reliable. Fellow backcountry skiers with expensive carbon fiber poles are surprised at ...

In Gear Swap » WTB - Fizan Compact Trekking Poles
March 20, 8:33am

Re: Recharging inReach SE with Energizer PP-3AAMC
Interesting results, Rex. However, running the SE's battery down to zero is probably not good for it. Have you tried recharging normally since the Energizer experiment? In the field, I would...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 19, 10:42am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: New Plans Not for Mid-March, but March 25
BG, I think grumpiness is getting in the way of reading comprehension. Wait! It's Rex who's grumpy. Never mind.

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 17, 12:40pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: New Plans Not for Mid-March, but March 25
Everything Doug says is true. Well, everything in his previous note. I, too, have the Recreation Plan, and I will downgrade to the Safety Plan on the stroke of March 25. Just talked to Scott at ...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 17, 12:22pm

All Reader Reviews by Jim Milstein

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DeLorme inReach SE
I just got the inReach SE today. This review will be added to as I exercise more aspects of the SE. The rating above, a four, is provisional. I had to put in something. So far the device has done ...

In First Aid and Survival Gear & Accessories
June 15, 5:09pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation
I've slept under this quilt at temperatures down to 8ºF (-13ºC) on an Exped Synmat UL 7 LW in a homemade Tyvek bivvy under the stars. I was warm. The 10D fabrics I chose for both inside and outs...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 28, 2:43pm

Exped SynMat UL 7
The weight was exactly what Exped specified, 20.9 oz. I have slept on it in temperatures down to 8ºF in a homemade Tyvek bivvy with an enLIGHTened Equipment 20ºF quilt. It's good! (So was the q...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 28, 2:05pm