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Stuart R (Scunnered) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Scotland
About Me "When you can measure what you are speaking about, and express it in numbers, you know something about it; but when you cannot measure it, when you cannot express it in numbers, your knowledge is of a meagre and unsatisfactory kind; it may be the beginning of knowledge, but you have scarcely in your thoughts advanced to the state of science, whatever the matter may be."
Sir William Thomson (Lord Kelvin) 1883

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Re: Great first segment
Nice photos, cheers

In Post-Trip Reports » a Sierra High Route – the first segment
November 17, 2:36pm

smart bottle
NS may have been jesting, but there really is a smart water bottle for those that have everything except a brain. SHEESH!!!

In GEAR » The Spork is DEAD
November 17, 2:22pm

Re: Re: re: source for inverted canister tripod
Short length of PVC waste pipe eg. 3" downpipe.

In GEAR » Tripod for inverted gas canister
November 13, 9:32am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Oats & Phytic acid
The 19th century date for traditional fare is not a definition, it is simply a consequence of the fact that before the 20th century the general population was illiterate and no-one recorded what pe...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Lacto fermented Oats
November 04, 2:13am

Re: MYOG: Backpacker’s Pot Stand
Nice. How about making it from 3 bike wheel spokes instead of a huge reel of wire?

In Editor's Roundtable » MYOG: Backpacker’s Pot Stand
November 03, 2:20pm

Re: Re: Oats & Phytic acid
JIT, the authoritative book on traditional Scots cooking is "The Scots Kitchen" by F.M. McNeill, first published 1929. The recipe for porridge does not mention soaking and the cooking tim...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Lacto fermented Oats
November 03, 1:45pm

Oats & Phytic acid
It's not well known, but oats contain one of the highest levels of phytic acid, which is an anti-nutrient that binds to important minerals and make them unable to be absorbed by the body. The ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Lacto fermented Oats
November 03, 2:14am

Re: Re: Re: Looking to buy my first tripod
The Slik Compact II gets your camera 3' off the ground amd weighs just 20oz. A bit more versatile than the tiny little ones.

In Photography » Looking to buy my first tripod
October 18, 8:36am

Re: Simplicity
+1 If you own only the minimum required gear, then you don't have many decisions to make and you can store it in a small cupboard. It must be terrible to have too much gear.

In Editor's Roundtable » How to Minimize the Time and Energy You Spend Preparing for Short Backpacking Trips
October 07, 1:21am

Above treeline
Reviving an old thread Sunset on Ben Starav Loch Etive at dusk

In Photo Gallery » Above Treeline
October 05, 1:05pm

All Reader Reviews by Stuart R

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Coleman Exponent Non-stick Cook Kit
At first glance this looks like just another anodised aluminium cook set, but on closer inspection you will find that these pots have a real standout feature. There is a spiral groove machined or stam...

In Cookware - Other
March 29, 12:43pm