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Nathan Meyerson (NathanMeyerson) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me My name is Nathan Meyerson. I run a micro production sewing studio out of my basement in Portland, Oregon where I was born and raised.. I have been sewing outdoor gear for myself and others since 2001.
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Shade shelters
I've gotten great feedback about these as shade shelters from the folks I've built them for. A mid built of this stuff for Mountaineering may make sense. Camping on snow at high elevatio...

In Gear Deals » Aluminized Cuben Shelters
April 25, 4:55pm

Haversack and platy plus with strap
What about carrying your kit in a cuben haversack, and making a simple 1" grosgrain strap for water bladders with hoops like the platy plus? Then you don't need to worry about the weight o...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Not nearly STUPID enough! Sub 1oz Pack?
April 24, 12:00am

Lower friction and abrasion.
Good question, It seems to me that the PET laminate is more likely to receive abrasion/holes while facing the outside. Since the PET provides waterproofness, holes/tears in this will lead to ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Wood Frame Pack
April 18, 10:15pm

Thanks for all the kind words folks. $150?

In Gear Swap » Pair of Used Prototype Packs!
April 18, 8:04pm

Design goals and aesthetic.
Keeping the PET laminate on the inside makes sense from a purely functional point of view(likely maintain waterproofness for longer), but having it on the outside LOOKS so much cooler!

In Make Your Own Gear » Wood Frame Pack
April 18, 8:00pm

Just wow
Gosh, that's beautiful, I've gotten in the habit of nabbing old external frame packs if the price is right at garage sale and thrift stores, (building a small fleet to build new packbags...

In Make Your Own Gear » Wood Frame Pack
April 18, 7:41pm

Top Compression
About Symmetry: I try to place the diamond patch square in the center, I believe this makes it symmetrical ;) But seriously, I hear what you're saying. I like the single strap because it isn...

In Gear Deals » New Pack Production
April 18, 7:16pm


In Gear Swap » Pair of Used Prototype Packs!
April 16, 1:33pm

big blue want a home!

In Gear Swap » Pair of Used Prototype Packs!
April 14, 4:12pm

25-35 Liter version with added webbing waist belt, Daisy Chain, additional tieouts and compression pack Also Featuring dual internal carbon Stays and 3/4" Convoluted foam removable back paddi...

In Gear Deals » New Pack Production
April 10, 10:48pm

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