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Re: Re: I need tips for sewing webbing!
Like Roger said it's doubtful, I sew with a Singer 237 fashion mate. It is an all metal sewing machine that's like 60 years old, I picked it up at a pawn shop for $50. Works like a charm...

In Make Your Own Gear » I need tips for sewing webbing!
August 13, 7:59am

My experience with foot care.
Rick, A common problem that I have found is wearing ones shoes to tight. If you loosen up your shoes then you will have less friction, which means less chance to blister. I would say to evaluate h...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Help keep my feet from turning into hamburger!
August 12, 8:13pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Differential Cut Question, Please help.
Thanks for all the comments. Looked at a sleeping bag I have now and decided on going with 56-57 inches at the shoulder. Thanks for questioning me there, it would have been very snug! I figured...

In Make Your Own Gear » Differential Cut Question, Please help.
August 11, 7:46pm

Re: Re: Reply Answers
Thank you David, that is something wise to consider. While I was waiting for help I did take the time to figure out if I would still be able to make the design I want to, if I had to make the out...

In Make Your Own Gear » Differential Cut Question, Please help.
August 10, 9:33pm

Reply Answers
Thank you both for replying. Both answers give me viable options, I appreciate the feedback. I think I might do a differential fill and put only 2 or 3 inch loft on the bottom, since I might use a ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Differential Cut Question, Please help.
August 10, 8:48pm

Differential Cut Question, Please help.
So I have a question about calculating a differential cut. Is there any trick to this? The Circumference of my shoulders is 44in. I am planning on making my bag 50in. and doing 4in. baffles. So ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Differential Cut Question, Please help.
August 10, 4:00pm

Re: bamboo frame
David, The bamboo I did not shape to my lumbar, I had no problem with them just being straight. The foam I had is a very firm one and that may have been a deciding factor. Michael, The shoulde...

In Make Your Own Gear » First Backpack and First Post
August 05, 11:11am

Re: Re: Re: Re: First Backpack and First Post
Daniel, I searched and I can't find any of my sketches, we will just say my fiance must have thrown them out :/ But, really all they were was a bunch of boxes with labels and measurements. ...

In Make Your Own Gear » First Backpack and First Post
August 05, 10:27am

Re: Re: First Backpack and First Post
I sadly didn't take any pictures while I was making the pack, I did most of it at work and they don't allow cameras in my building. But, that being said I might have some sketches I can tra...

In Make Your Own Gear » First Backpack and First Post
August 04, 4:10pm

Re
You're looking for around 40dF, my thoughts are does it have to be XL? I think you could make a slimmer fit jacket which can still fit over your base layers and you should be fine down to 40dF....

In Make Your Own Gear » Need opinions on MYOG jacket vs ??
August 04, 3:29pm

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