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Re: Ridgerest
Are you still using it? How did it work out? How long did it last? I guess it'll come down to finding the right piece of foam. I like your idea and will try to find a similar item. I would h...

In Make Your Own Gear » Material to make a backpack hip belt more comfortable?
November 03, 9:38am

thanks
Yes, near San Diego. Thanks for the additional information. I have some experimenting to do! Michael

In Make Your Own Gear » Material to make a backpack hip belt more comfortable?
November 03, 6:41am

Re: Expanded Polypropylene Foam
Thanks! Any idea where I can purchase a small quantity? I seem to only find major suppliers online. Michael

In Make Your Own Gear » Material to make a backpack hip belt more comfortable?
November 02, 6:45am

Material to make a backpack hip belt more comfortable?
I’m searching for a way to make my backpack hip belt more comfortable. I have a Granite Gear Nimbus Meridian backpack. The hipbelt is pretty comfortable but I’m thin so the hip belt needs to...

In Make Your Own Gear » Material to make a backpack hip belt more comfortable?
November 01, 5:49pm

Poles/Lashing Material
@ Ben: Thank you for the feedback. The poles are ~1/2 in. in diameter. Obviously it’s difficult to achieve uniformity. Yes, I could probably get some smaller diameter poles and not really give up...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 19, 8:02am

thanks
Yes, thank you David. You're like a one-man Home Depot! Michael

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 17, 10:10pm

line for lashing
Other than the fishing line that David suggested, can anyone suggest lighter alternatives for the lashings that will hold knots very well? Michael

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 17, 12:49pm

lashing
Thanks, Daryl and Luke. I like that method in the video, too. Michael

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 16, 3:39pm

Lashing Technique
Daryl, Here is a tutorial from Hedgehog Leatherworks that I use for lashing: http://www.hedgehogleatherworks.com/Basic-Lashing-Techniques-For-Wilderness-Survival-s/47.htm I have learned qu...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 16, 11:22am

Fishing Line
@ David: Thank you for the generous offer. I'll send you a PM. Never would have thought of using fishing line and I'd love to try it out. I'm also kicking around the idea of trying Zin...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bamboo External Frame Backpack
March 16, 7:54am

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