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My Locale Channeled Scablands
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weight differences between sizes.
Just weighed some mids. This should help give an idea of how size effects weight. All four from same beam of fabric. (There are slight variations in coating weights between beams). Also note the 1...

In GEAR » Mids: Supermid vs. Khafra vs. Oware
October 23, 11:07am

Re: Recommended tarp floor material for snow -70d sil blend, closed cell foam
The 70d silnylon I have seen is coated one side, unlike 30d. It also has a bit of PU in the blend and is double weight the coating at .5 oz Yd squared. So it is less slippery than 30d and more wate...

In GEAR » Recommended tarp floor material for snow
October 23, 10:40am

Daryl Daryl's mesh skirt
I thought this thread was another by Daryl and a new design for fishnet clothing.

In GEAR » Mids: Supermid vs. Khafra vs. Oware
October 21, 6:58am

Bathtub floor tie outs
Here is what I do for a clip in floor for pyramid tarp. Stake on the bottom, adjustable tie up on the top.http://blog.owareusa.com/2014/10/19/bathtub-floor-for-pyramid-tarps/

In Make Your Own Gear » Tyvek bathtub floor?
October 20, 11:59am

Mountain Caribou
Local Tribe just got a super rare trail cam of a Mountain Caribou. "Although the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services fudges on the issue, the mountain caribou is the rarest big game species in ...

In Photography » Got my mountain lion pictures!!! I did it!!
October 18, 8:46am

What do you want the floor to do?
If you sleep on a pad that is waterproof anyway, do you really need a floor waterproof to 10,000 mm? I often don't take a ground sheet and just use rocks and gear to keep me on my waterproof p...

In Make Your Own Gear » Tyvek bathtub floor?
October 17, 7:10am

Pine beetle the new state animal
OK, I'll play along.

In On the Web » Less trees, more water for California?
October 15, 1:46pm

socialist
The channeled scablands do have some bleeding hearts, but I hear couer d alene idaho is now named orange county north.

In On the Web » Less trees, more water for California?
October 15, 12:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Water for sale
Send the CA folks and jobs to eastern WA. Houses can be had for less than 100 thou. Water, land, just not a lot of jobs so bring your business or farm with. As climate change happens, more will be ...

In On the Web » Less trees, more water for California?
October 15, 11:52am

Knife for 20 cents and 9.5 grams
Harbor Freight snap off blade. You can even sharpen them. http://blog.owareusa.com/2014/10/09/ultralight-knife-for-20-cents/

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » unltralite knife
October 09, 10:32am

All Reader Reviews by David Olsen

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MSR/Cascade Designs Customer Service
Old whisperlight had kink in the fuel line. I sent it back and they replaced it. The new stove has a shaker pin to clear clogs, so I no longer have to dissassemble the stove and use a toothbrush bris...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 15, 5:47am