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Bob Moulder (bobmny10562) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Westchester County, NY
About Me Backpacking, trail running, MTB
CityOssining
StateNY
CountryUSA

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Re: Re: Washing - Lost Down Loft
And don't ever use a top-load washer. The twisting and wringing can very easily rip the baffles.

In GEAR » Washing - Lost Down Loft
August 30, 6:57am

Re: a-ha!
Still makes sense to learn a couple of knots and hitches. It ain't rocket science, after all. <|:(

In GEAR » What is the best lightweight shelter?
August 28, 6:28pm

Re: What is the best lightweight shelter?
"best lightweight shelter" Them's fightin' words! ;-) Time for my plug for the Zpacks Hexamid Duplex Light, spacious and bug-free.

In GEAR » What is the best lightweight shelter?
August 27, 2:57pm

Re: Misc
Personally, I could live without the booties and the lantern, and use the Petzl E+lite vs the Zebra. I'm happy with the Neoair xlite short (8oz) and REI Flash pillow (1.5oz) But your base is...

In GEAR » Total luxury XUL (SUL) is now possible
August 26, 8:30pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: When do white gas stoves quit working?
"silicone O-rings are rather porous and are not recommended for use with hydrocarbons." Ah, this is true. I should have remembered from my gasoline and methanol engine encounters. I...

In GEAR » Winter Stove Discussion - 2014
August 26, 5:50am

Re: Re: When do white gas stoves quit working?
I'm not sure what the MSR o-rings are made of (a quick google couldn't determine), but common 70 durometer silicone is good down to -65F, and there are others with a much colder rating. But...

In GEAR » Winter Stove Discussion - 2014
August 25, 6:43pm

Re: When do white gas stoves quit working?
I've used an XGK down to -33F and it worked fine.

In GEAR » Winter Stove Discussion - 2014
August 25, 9:11am

Hexamid Duplex
Two very useful vestibules, two doors so one tentmate doesn't have to climb over the other to get out, super quick pitch/strike, total 21.8 oz including stakes and stuff sack. However, I use it...

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
August 22, 8:20pm

Re: REI Carbon Power Lock w/ metal nuts? Cork? W's version worth loss length? Great value in poles
"Also, do the REI poles have metal tightening nuts on the flick lock mechanisms?" The bolt/capture nut are metal while the collar and lever parts are plastic. But they are a very robus...

In GEAR » Trekking poles
August 22, 4:20pm

Re: Re: Straps
Trekking poles are like a lot (all?) of the other gear we buy when it comes to individual preferences. Being a relatively recent convert to UL, this past spring I started re-evaluating trekking ...

In GEAR » Trekking poles
August 21, 12:59pm

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