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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Turning my hobby obsession into a part time job and maybe full time job.

I will be selling children's sleeping bags soon.
Stay tuned for updates.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: Re: Re: SMD Flight 40
Iv'e posted 2 different reviews on the SmD website and they won't post them. I guess when you own the company you can be bias toward what is and is not posted as far as reviews go. I th...

In GEAR » SMD Flight 40 torso size & experiences?
September 16, 9:31pm

Re: Re: Re: Backpack Options for Injured Shoulder: Lumbar Packs or Luxurylite Pack???
Hey Tony, With my SMD Flight 40, I can easily adjust the shoulder straps to not have any weight on my shoulders. The hipblet fits so well and rigidity is pretty good. With a Fusion, you ge...

In GEAR » Backpack Options for Injured Shoulder: Lumbar Packs or Luxurylite Pack???
September 16, 1:14pm

Re: so...
So explain how you want to drop weight while carrying 37 ounces of extra base weight clothing? Most people who are in the SUL category already know what clothing is "necessary". This ...

In GEAR » Total luxury XUL (SUL) is now possible
September 16, 12:46pm

Re: Total luxury XUL (SUL) is now possible
Alright Gary, You want to save some weight. Well I can be very blunt on how to. First of all, you are failing in the warmth category. You have all of this to keep you warm: Tachyon Hoody...

In GEAR » Total luxury XUL (SUL) is now possible
September 16, 12:33pm

Re: Black Bears and Your Food in Bear Country
"The more we all store our food in hard containers or in a manner approved by the respective land agency, the more the number of bear-human encounters decrease." As far as the Sierra...

In Philosophy & Technique » Sleeping Wth Your Food in Black Bear Country
September 14, 1:47pm

Re: John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
Fast packing is very new still. Although going unsupported has been around for a long time, people have just been using backpacks in the past. Even now, there are only 3-4 specifically designed...

In Philosophy & Technique » John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
September 10, 6:03pm

Re: Re: Home made is always better
No idea on the breakdown. It was made completely from scratch. Stephen - No pockets. I move all day and this is made for a warm item to go with my 17 ounce quilt to get it down to 32*. T...

In GEAR » MontBell EX Light Down Anorak
September 09, 6:15pm

Home made is always better
"Better than all of the above:" Yep, that's why you make you're own. 8.5 ounce in large size Hooded and baffled Full zip 5 ounces of fill Nothing like taking 4 ounces...

In GEAR » MontBell EX Light Down Anorak
September 09, 5:57pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
Howie, I just read that you posted this on the FKT site as well. So thought I would give you a better opinion because honestly, you seem to be talking in circles. This seems to be what you a...

In Philosophy & Technique » John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
August 29, 3:50pm

Re: Re: Re: John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
A lot of FKT attempters just don't care about it unless it is the fastest. Especially in Europe. Unsupported is much harder on your legs with the extra weight with every step. In a true se...

In Philosophy & Technique » John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
August 28, 8:40pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm