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Devin Montgomery (dsmontgomery) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale one snowball away from big trouble
About Me Hiker, rower, bicyclist. I go light because I'd rather feel like a guy walking in the woods than a pack-mule hauling a load. Now the maker of the Backcountry Boiler, undeniably the baddest way to heat water on the planet.
My Website URLhttp://theboilerwerks.com/

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All Forum Posts by Devin Montgomery

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Re: price drop
Huh, that's the first I've seen burns like that on the sleeve. I'll throw in a free sleeve to whomever buys it. (I make the Boiler)

In Gear Swap » FS Back Country Boiler
March 01, 6:32am

Re: Crickets
@Ian - lol. When I started reading your post, I thought "Oh no! I thought I'd be safe in chaff!" But seriously, thanks. :) @Rog - The Boiler business has been going well - I get a ...

In Chaff » Something completely different from the maker of the Backcountry Boiler (me)
June 14, 10:33am

Something completely different from the maker of the Backcountry Boiler (me)
Hi All, Not backpacking related, but since this is where I'm used to sharing everything I make, and since BPL is basically the reason I can now make things for a living, I thought I'd po...

In Chaff » Something completely different from the maker of the Backcountry Boiler (me)
June 13, 12:28pm

All gone - thanks!
All the seconds have been spoken for - thanks! I'm glad they were able to find happy homes. :) @Ian: Thanks! The Boiler was designed to primarily operate with a freezer bag cooking system, b...

In Gear Deals » Small number of Backcountry Boiler 2nds - $60 ea
May 01, 7:25pm

Small number of Backcountry Boiler 2nds - $60 ea
Hi All, We're spring cleaning at Boilerwerks and have 12 Backcountry Boilers that didn't pass cosmetic quality control for one reason or another. All are 100% functional; are the new, li...

In Gear Deals » Small number of Backcountry Boiler 2nds - $60 ea
May 01, 7:26am

Re: current wait time
Hi Janos - I'm working through a backlog of about a month right now, but should be back to a more normal schedule of just a few days by next week. Sorry for the wait!

In Gear Swap » FS: Backcountry Boiler
January 28, 3:17pm

Re: FS: Backcountry Boiler
Hi John, I've gotten notes that the anodized Boiler is lighter in color than some people expected - but it is most likely that your Boiler is in fact hard anodized. All in all, I think you ...

In Gear Swap » FS: Backcountry Boiler
January 28, 1:44pm

Re: Re: Postage from home
I use stamps.com because it allows you to print labels for any USPS service (including First Class International, customs form included), imports orders from various sources, and handles batch pri...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Postage from home
November 27, 1:39pm

Re: Re: Re: Backcountry Boiler
Hi Mike - they're shipping as we speak! I tend to live update on Twitter and Facebook - both @boilerwerks.

In GEAR » BackCountry Boiler
October 29, 7:49am

Great, Thayne's got it!

In Gear Swap » Full sheet of gray 3mm neoprene - free to a good home
October 16, 2:39pm

All Reader Reviews by Devin Montgomery

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Ultralight Designs Blue Mini
This is aluminum bottle based alcohol stove similar to the "gram weenie" by Whitebox. I bought the stove because of its simplicity and because I could quickly get it for a hike I was taking ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
September 04, 1:04pm

Potable Aqua Iodine Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets
These have been around forever, and I think just about everyone has used them at one time or another. If you're an absolute novice, use them once: chugging the resulting antiseptic rinse is a rig...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:44pm

Micropur MP 1 Chlorine Dioxide Water Purifier Tablet
My rating of five here is for the Chlorine Dioxide method of treatment, this is just the brand I happened to use. Ultra lightweight, kills most wee-beasties in 20 min, with 4 hrs kills the few ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:24pm

MSR Whisperlight / Internationale
For years, this was the Model T of backpacking stoves, and for good reason. Runs on almost any fuel, easy and reliable to use in all conditions, "light" for traditional packing. Can accomo...

In Stoves - White Gas
May 01, 11:51am

Marmot Precip Jacket Mens
After having my last rain jacket stolen out of my car right before a long river trip, I picked up a Precip on sale at the local outfitter. It was a good brand, waterproof, breathable, lightweight, and...

In Clothing - Raingear
April 29, 8:48pm

Snow Peak Trek 700
This was the first bit of gear that I bought in my lightweight conversion. Just under $30, plenty of capacity for solo camping (I never could finish a meal that filled it up),includes a lid that drai...

In Cookware - Titanium
April 29, 8:04pm