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chlorine dioxide PO
While I don't have any in depth knowledge on the why/how, I hear that chlorine dioxide taken orally is used as a pretty controversial "treatment" for a variety of ailments. I can'...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » A bit of Giardia with a Chlorine Dioxide chaser
October 22, 6:37pm

I personally run way too hot for a fleece during activity, until it gets down to freezing. A lightweight baselayer is great for me by itself for wet/rainy down to the 40s, at which point a wpd laye...

In GEAR » r2 as insulation and rain gear
October 16, 2:01pm

man, that is short. I wonder if the 1lb9oz weight includes stakes/lines/mini pole. Either way, it would never fit me.

In GEAR » Alas MSR FlyLite, We Were Not Meant to Be
October 15, 11:03pm

...why would FF do this? The guy must have forked over a massive deposit.

In GEAR » UL deep winter bag... stuffed with 16 lbs of down
October 15, 10:53pm

Read you loud and clear- you REALLY do not want to hear about Dirtygirls... BUT I wonder if these Neo gaiters could be easily modded to have a rear velcro attachment point like DirtyGirls? I&...

In GEAR » eVent Shortie gaiters replaced by Neo(shell) Shortie gaiters
October 15, 1:01pm

Another vote for the Osprey Ariel. Wife loves the fit, not to mention being a fairly lightweight and bulletproof pack

In GEAR » Women with large breasts: what backpack do you use?
October 14, 9:52pm

20:47 10/14/14
Calling time of death- this thread now showing asystole in three leads. Hope the OP found a container to eat out of...

In GEAR » Recommendation for a titanium cup?
October 14, 9:49pm

It will be hard to talk my out of my old pair of "convertible" rei fleece mittens. Basically just fingerless gloves with a mitten half that folds over. Just over 3oz a pair, they come wit...

In GEAR » Everyone ought to buy a pair...
October 11, 12:38pm

any comment on "one size fits most" ? I have large hands, need an XL glove, and with some brands an XL is even too tight.

In GEAR » Everyone ought to buy a pair...
October 10, 11:44pm

I've found the notion that dehydrated foods are "lighter" than non-cook items mostly false, in terms of cal/oz. Ex- Backpacker Pantry Beef Broccoli Stir Fry- 720cal/7oz, or roughly...

In GEAR » does anyone hike with their partner and carry two instead of one cook kit?
October 02, 2:02pm

All Reader Reviews by Ozzy McKinney

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Six Moon Lunar Duo
After spending a few weeks in this tent I feel like I can write a comprehensive review. -All concerns about wind have been calmed. The tent has seen very strong winds (blowing the pot over, lose y...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
September 18, 1:07am