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About 800g's
Hi Zach. Thanks. I'd say that if it was built with mainly weight in mind, lighter side panels and floor, lighter tie outs etc- would be more like 650-680 and a could be a bit higher, the width ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Small Solo Cuben Tent
March 16, 2:43am

Rings n Bungy
Hi Daryl, I have replaced the door tie outs with linelocs. I wanted to keep D rings at the foot end for now. The only bungy iv'e used is on the mid-length tie outs (which are just pegged wi...

In Make Your Own Gear » Small Solo Cuben Tent
March 03, 6:14pm

Stage Two
Sorry, haven't checked this for a while. So far so good. I have a number of tents, use a bivy for guiding so the little tent has only has a few weeks pitching. All the seams were bonded.. well,...

In Make Your Own Gear » Small Solo Cuben Tent
March 02, 7:27pm

Lug Sole
Ive got a few pairs including these. I love the lacing on approach shoes and how well these can be made to fit (and i dont have narrow feet). The model with the lug sole definitely works much bette...

In GEAR » Any experience with salewa fire vent shoes?
April 24, 9:30pm

Ooo, that's close.. pity it doesn't have a tad more fill and i'd prefer a couple of pockets or kangaroo pouch (being an aussie lol) but yes.. nice one Eric Strewth those Arcteryx Jac...

In GEAR » Looking for a new Hoody
April 13, 1:10am

Half Zip
Thanks for the replies. Yes, I have had the nano have a m/bell inner jacket. I like the RAB gear as well. I was after a synthetic shell and just thought there might be a halfzip/hoody option aro...

In GEAR » Looking for a new Hoody
April 12, 9:20pm

Looking for a new Hoody
Hiya, I'm looking for a synthetic fill hoody similar to the Thruhiker Kinsman (with a hood). BPL once sold similar but Iv'e not had much luck finding anything. Any ideas? Thanks!!

In GEAR » Looking for a new Hoody
April 12, 7:58pm

Hurl, Heave, Spew, Ride the Porcelain Bus.. we have all ours plus yours!!! In reality these are becoming passe. Bushwalking is becoming Hiking, The Lounge the 'Couch'... who knows where it ...

In Chaff » Why are Aussies inferior?
December 18, 11:14pm

Well... your not really are you? Not really americans either? North Americans? I dunno... i'm a pom lol.. Of all the people I know very few are more than 2nd or third gen 'aussies'. Ma...

In Chaff » Why are Aussies inferior?
December 17, 4:10pm

(....just thought i'd slip that in to such a popular thread ; ) )

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Open Letter: Don't make the Gear Swap for members only
December 17, 6:19am

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