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WTB: Western Mountaineering, Ion Parka
Anybody have a Western Mountaineering Ion Parka they want to part with?

In Gear Swap » WTB: Western Moutaineering, Ion Parka
November 14, 9:17pm

Re: Re: New and Updated MLD gear
@Matt, I heard you had a failure with your bivouac on the LCT. Bummer. The LCT likes to do that to people. What has become of your solution? Buy something new or repair that old guy of yours?

In GEAR » Recently New and Updated MLD Gear
November 14, 8:08pm

Re: What to do with 4 ounces of .51 Cuben...MYOG Tarp
Hey Aaron, Sorry for the late response to this post... life is obviously a bit crazy on my end right now. Nice looking design. Simple and effective. Should deflect wind very well. Being an ap...

In Make Your Own Gear » What to do with 4 ounces of .51 Cuben...MYOG Tarp
November 14, 5:14pm

Re: Re: Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
Hey Ryan, Yeah I think you are right about how complicated this would be to make. One of the big things I faced in designing the ZPacks Arc Zip was simplification of manufacturing. It forced ...

In GEAR » Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
November 14, 6:32am

Re: Re: Re: Water
Don't know what the ideal solution would be Sean... I know a lot of folks these days like putting water on their shoulder straps... I sure don't though... the idea of weight pulling down my...

In GEAR » Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
November 13, 9:49pm

Re: Water
@Sean, thanks! I think this pack was not designed to be a hiker pack... so really no need for 'water bottle pockets' - and yeah, putting water inside with electronics like quadcopters (w...

In GEAR » Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
November 13, 9:30pm

Re: Re: Re: FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
Both packs got shipped out today. Emailed tracking numbers.

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
November 13, 6:39pm

Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
I know a lot of you here at BPL like cottage gear interviews... last month Evan from Blackrock Gear and I did an interview and talked about his approach to business, some of their gear, including t...

In GEAR » Interview: Black Rock Gear / HikeLighter
November 13, 5:36pm

Re: Re: FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
Both packs have now been sold.

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
November 08, 2:23pm

Re: FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
I will ship both for $160 as long as you are willing to have them go as cheap-as-possible-shipping.

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large and a small/medium)
November 07, 3:09pm

All Reader Reviews by John Abela

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Black Rock Gear Hadron

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 02, 6:44pm

ZPacks ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp & HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter
ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp ZPacks HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter h...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 27, 10:34pm

Jetboil Sol Ti
Hello Everybody, I was able to acquire the new Jetboil Sol Ti recently and I have now had a chance to use it in the field - inclu...

In Backpacks - Frameless
April 11, 3:00pm