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peter vacco (fluff@inreach.com) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale no. california
About Me i walk quite a bit, and probably carry too much. up to a point though, i sort of Like carrying too much.
Citysacramento
Statecalifornia
Countryusa

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All Forum Posts by peter vacco

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Re: ENAN end stakeout
" The Enan requires less stakes than the Akto, and you like the Akto?" yes well... on the surface akto does appear like it takes a boatload of them. but ! in one is clever, one can co...

In GEAR » Hilleberg Tent thread
September 21, 10:31am

looking at enan, and not liking part of it.
so: peter runs an akto and has done to the point of actually wearing one out. fine .. i bought another. no problem there. i love it. i thought i was falling for the new enan, and considered that...

In GEAR » Hilleberg Tent thread
September 20, 10:06am

Re: Review of Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes by John Vonhof
based upon my reading only the 1st edition of his book, and now this review, i suspect that Vonhof may (no disrespect intended) be overly invested in his theory of random variability of foot failu...

In Editor's Roundtable » Review of Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes by John Vonhof
September 18, 7:55pm

Re: HTML programs
if one is so clever that they alraedy use a Mac, they can work with Freeway 7 by Softpress. look no further for a full featured (you don't have to use them all) website code generator. it...

In On the Web » HTML programs
September 18, 12:52pm

Re: Packraft dynamics
Reducing spin: if you look at how your butt sticks down deeper in the water, vs how much of the mass is in the back too, vs trying to keep it headed down river, it seems that it is akin to tryin...

In Packrafting » Packraft dynamics
September 14, 12:27pm

Re: Working with pile fleece and Pertex fabric?
pertex is hella slippery sewed right to right side. if i was looking to sew pertex, fleece, and leather, i might hand sew it first to keep the thing from walking around on me. fleece on it's o...

In Make Your Own Gear » Working with pile fleece and Pertex fabric?
September 05, 9:14am

it might not be totally gone
more ... if your machine has just lost the function of say.. the foot control, you can nab perfectly good brand new foot controls off ebay for about zilch. the belts are quite reasonable as wel...

In Make Your Own Gear » Old sewing maching broke down. Kindly recommend me a new one please?
August 31, 9:21pm

need : more cheap bones.
so, presidents day. at least when it was Washington's birthday, we had something to celebrate. lately .. not so much. ( well, factually, nothing at all ) but can we assume that the weekend of...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Bay Area GGG Host
August 31, 8:53pm

Re: Old sewing maching broke down. Kindly recommend me a new one please?
sewing machines of the 60's kind that are made of metal and work great have no actual cash value. they are found best if asked about and normally GIVEN to you. no need to spend money. but do sp...

In Make Your Own Gear » Old sewing maching broke down. Kindly recommend me a new one please?
August 31, 8:25pm

Re: --:WANTED:-- Bay Area G.G.G. Host for 2015 event
i have been trolling the web, and i see that one can not even get a beer/wine permit at briones. so, that rather tosses the venue out of the mix. but del valle (livermore) seems more companionabl...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Bay Area GGG Host
August 31, 11:10am

All Reader Reviews by peter vacco

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Hilleberg Akto
all that you will read about how wonderful akto is seems to be true. also true is that for it to be habitable in all but the chillyest weather, it Desperately Needs a window in the door. the unna is i...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 17, 10:15pm