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All Forum Posts by Don Selesky

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Re: Re: Re: MLD Packs "Lightweight Suspension Upgrade"
"I've got an older GoLite 70L Pinnacle pack that originally came with a soft foam sheet in a pad pocket. I replaced the soft foam with several segments of a Z-rest pad, and found that at l...

In GEAR » MLD Packs "Lightweight Suspension Upgrade"
September 13, 12:52pm

Re: Re: MLD Packs "Lightweight Suspension Upgrade"
I've got an older GoLite 70L Pinnacle pack that originally came with a soft foam sheet in a pad pocket. I replaced the soft foam with several segments of a Z-rest pad, and found that at least ...

In GEAR » MLD Packs "Lightweight Suspension Upgrade"
September 11, 10:43am

Re: Framesheet
Patiently waiting for an upgraded Prophet pack... Plan to experiment with both the included Klymit pad and one or two segments of a Z-Rest pad in the pad pocket. Curious how much of a differenc...

In GEAR » MLD Packs "Lightweight Suspension Upgrade"
September 11, 7:28am

Re: What manufacturers do you trust?
I'd add to the list: Nunatak

In GEAR » What manufacturers do you trust?
September 11, 7:20am

Re: Difference
"Do you know what the difference is between the Squeeze and the Mini?" I believe that the Mini is just that, a smaller version of the regular Squeeze (fewer "tubes" in the fi...

In GEAR » Backup filter for Isle Royale
August 24, 7:57pm

Re: Backup filter for Isle Royale
Why not take the syringe and a Sawyer mini as backup? The mini could work off of the bags you already have.

In GEAR » Backup filter for Isle Royale
August 23, 10:44am

Re: Winter boot fans, start drooling now.
Okay, the sole won't hold up when walking on rocks, but how would they work with snowshoes?

In GEAR » Winter boot fans, start drooling now...
August 09, 7:11am

Re: Winter Pack recomendations
I'll second the recommendation for the HMG Porter (Expedition?) 4400. Solid pack that carries well, and works well as a winter pack.

In GEAR » Winter Pack recomendations
July 21, 9:49pm

Re: The first sleeping bag hammock???
Skipping the obvious, and well-deserved, sarcasm, I really don't see the advantage of marrying a hammock with insulation. It means that to camp at a temperature outside the range of the hammoc...

In GEAR » The first sleeping bag hammock???
June 05, 9:31am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Why the obsession over sleeping bag/quilt warmth but not sleeping pad warmth?
I generally use a pad underneath me in a hammock, a tarp that extends below the hammock, and possibly a nylon "sock" to prevent breezes from directly touching the hammock bottom. I'l...

In GEAR » Why the obsession over sleeping bag/quilt warmth but not sleeping pad warmth?
May 19, 6:41pm

All Reader Reviews by Don Selesky

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Montbell Super Stretch Down Hugger #3
I've had my 30F #3 bag down to 12F on a winter camping trip, wearing a mid-weight synthetic parka and pants, under a tarp and bivy combination. I was comfortable up to the 12F temps, although I w...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
May 04, 2:45am

Big Sky International
I ordered a tent about mid-December of last year also, and would be stunned at this point if it ever showed up. I suspect that you'll never get a refund simply because Big Sky doesn't have it - the f...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 05, 2:02pm