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gnat protector
Glasses keep gnats out of my eyes.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Is four ounces worth it? Losing your glasses
August 20, 7:34pm

lesson learned?
Is it possible to speculate a little about what happened to the poor fellow? I'm trying to figure out the lesson learned of this episode. Does it seem apparent that he contracted giardia? It mi...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Found a "missing" backpacker last weekend...
March 22, 11:29am

Chris, concerning potassium, I believe vegetable juice is a good source of potassium. My label info read 28% daily rec per serving, I believe.

In Philosophy & Technique » Ketogenic diet as a way to lighten pack?
February 22, 10:25pm

The wearable quilt would function as a multirole item for an in camp, post hike jacket and a sleeping bag. So with night time lows of say 45-50, you would hike in the day, in your tshirt and shorts...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Wearable quilts, why?
October 31, 2:34am

email sent?
Hi Douglas, I sent you an email 10 days ago but I haven't made any contact. I was wondering if this was still a go or if there was a hiccup? Thanks!

In Gear Swap » Free hipbelts and shoulder straps, you pay shipping
October 15, 3:07pm

Shoulder Straps
Hi, I would be interested in a pair of shoulder straps, if possible. It's very kind of you to offer. I'm sewing my own frameless pack and the design I prefer are removable straps such as th...

In Gear Swap » Free hipbelts and shoulder straps, you pay shipping
October 02, 5:05pm

Re: Re: Can you identify this pack?
"Design-wise it reminds me of certain Macpac racing models made several years back. A quick check of their Web site doesn't come up with anything like it today." Yeah, I had a simi...

In GEAR » Can you identify this pack?
August 22, 2:28pm

Re: Have you tried contacting the author?
I sent an inquiry to that website contact info a few days ago hoping it was the same person and that she responds to odd inquiries. Haven't heard back...yet.

In GEAR » Can you identify this pack?
August 22, 2:26pm

would be surprised
I'd be surprised if I find out conclusively that's an MEC from 10 years ago. Design wise it it's too unconventional for MEC from 2000. MEC has a fairly traditional, modest look to its p...

In GEAR » Can you identify this pack?
August 21, 3:14am

i agree
Yeah I think I agree it's an MEC logo. I've never seen this model before or anything similar from MEC. It's not a current model.

In GEAR » Can you identify this pack?
August 20, 4:40pm

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