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WB vs OES, and more
Brandon offers rebates if you buy multiple pieces of gear from him...there's a link at the top of his page on how to do it. You also get to combine shipping that way so you'd save a bit mo...

In GEAR » Tarp for Hammock
April 05, 10:23pm

What I see
All I see with this design is more moving parts to break in the field. At least you can tie or duct tape an ALICE pack back together.

In GEAR » “It is like carrying an extra 12 pounds for free.”
December 29, 8:36am

Circumference
Making the circumference of the ankles big enough to fit your waist when you flipped it around might make for baggy pants...like bell-bottoms! At least you'd be stylin! Of course, it depend...

In Multiple Use Gear » Half-Bag / Insulated Pants
December 07, 12:43pm

Insulated hammock
Have you prototyped this yet? I'm interested in how it turned out for you. Unless you're REALLY small, I bet 20" is too narrow because, unlike a pad, the hammock wraps around your shoulders and c...

In Make Your Own Gear » Hammock Insulation Idea
December 05, 5:48pm

Re: Half-Bag - Insulated Pants
True. But I don't foresee using these without at least a top quilt b/c I only need insulated pants when it really cold...otherwise I just get into my quilt. I could put these pants on over my b...

In Multiple Use Gear » Half-Bag / Insulated Pants
December 04, 1:00pm

Half-Bag / Insulated Pants
Hey Bill - did you ever do anything with the REI pants that convert to an elephant's foot? ( http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/xdpy/forum_thread/4455/index.html?skip_to_post...

In Multiple Use Gear » Half-Bag / Insulated Pants
December 04, 1:27am

Re: Hammock pattern/kit?
Have you made a hammock yet? Risk also has a no-sew TestHammock on his site that you can make in just a few minutes...then all you have to do is hem the edges to make it permanent. It's cake. ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Hammock pattern/kit?
October 13, 3:38am

Re: Re: Re: Help
I just used part of a cardboard box I had laying around - no flex at all there. I used a pretty small needle b/c it's all I had, but I can see where a rounded quilting needle would have made it ea...

In Make Your Own Gear » Help! Quilt Stitch - Foot Box
June 21, 12:28am

Re: Hex 3: for 3 or not?
I've only used some else's Hex 3 one time so I don't have a lot of experience with it, but based on that I would agree with what you said. There was plenty of room for two of us with the center po...

In GEAR » Hex 3: for 3 or not?
June 15, 5:37pm

Re: Re: Question for Hennessy hammock users
That's not my setup, btw - I use either the JRB 8x8 or the MacCat. Someone sent the me pic to put on the webpage and I haven't gotten around to it yet, so I can't really comment on how well it w...

In GEAR » Question for Hennessy hammock users
June 14, 9:06am

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