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All Forum Posts by evan parsons

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THE NEW BPL S*#KS!
Is it just me, or does the new BPL website kinda drag? I keep hitting a link and it tells me "SOMEBODIES COMPASS IS BROKEN." Among other issues. Things were rockin before and now... ...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » THE NEW BPL S*#KS!
August 28, 12:29am

Anybody ever make a Winter Dog Bed/Blanket Setup?
I spend Saturday night up in The Angeles Crest National Forest this weekend with a couple of dogs along for the trip. It fell to about 35 degrees at the coldest point of the trip and our tent was ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Anybody ever make a Winter Dog Bed/Blanket Setup?
March 06, 5:45pm

Anybody have a nice Lightweight Winter Dog Bed in the Gear Stash?
I spend Saturday night up in The Angeles Crest National Forest this weekend with a couple of dogs along for the trip. It fell to about 35 degrees at the coldest point of the trip and our tent was ...

In GEAR » Anybody have a nice Lightweight Winter Dog Bed in the Gear Stash?
March 06, 5:44pm

Re: Re: Re: Alcohol Stove and My Burning Eyes?
Thanks everybody for the advice, It looks like alcohol may not be a dreamy as I had imagined, since sometimes I have to cook in a tent (extreme cold or rain). And thanks Eins for such a compr...

In GEAR » Alcohol Stove and My Burning Eyes?
March 06, 1:03pm

Alcohol Stove and My Burning Eyes?
Hi there- This weekend I took the ol Pocket Puck Alcohol Stove out to the snow up in the Angeles Crest National Forest for my first field run. It was quite windy so I decided to cook with m...

In GEAR » Alcohol Stove and My Burning Eyes?
March 05, 7:28pm

link to ultralight "casting handle", very interesting new approach
I hope this isn't already posted, but I thought is was a pretty interesting new approach to the light weight fishing pole... http://www.moontrail.com/accessrs/a-misc/handline.html evan

In Fishing » Lightweight rod and reel
February 27, 3:51pm

What is the best type of cold weather fuel?
Hi there- I'm not sure as to what fuels encounter issues as the temperature drops. I've discoverd by reading that alcohol may be difficult to light as we approach freezing, and that c...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » What is the best type of cold weather fuel?
February 27, 3:42pm

Fuels types for different seasons?
Hi there- I'm not sure as to what fuels encounter issues as the temperature drops. I've discoverd by reading that alcohol may be difficult to light as we approach freezing, and that c...

In GEAR » Fuels types for different seasons?
February 27, 3:40pm

Trekin' and Packin' from Los Angeles Club
Hi everybody- I'm looking to start a little troop aimed at hiking and backpacking around the Los Angeles area. Or, for that matter, joining up with something that already exists. pleas...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Trekin' and Packin' from Los Angeles Club
February 27, 3:13pm

Re: ch ching
Hey Eric- Thanks for the bit of info on the XCR types, and by the way, sweet last name... I was curious about what you meant by a "mid". I'm just not that savy. Maybe short fo...

In Make Your Own Gear » Goretex XCR Fabric
February 23, 11:27pm

All Reader Reviews by evan parsons

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Minibull Designs Pocket Puck
This is my first professionally built alcohol stove, and it has performed far better than any I have built. It is very light and quite efficient. I have been able to boil 2 cups of water on about ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
February 27, 1:15pm

Snow Peak Gigapower Standard w/ No Piezo
This stove is very reliable and seems to be very efficient when used with a wind screen. (Be careful, of course, not to lower the wind screen enough to reflect heat back onto the canister) The low ...

In Stoves - Canister
February 27, 12:59pm

Big Agnes SL3
I love this tent. I have it on the side for those occasions that UL is outweighed by some other deciding factor, such as my girlfriend and her dogs coming along, or perhaps a camping trip thats based...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
February 26, 8:56pm

Princeton Tec EOS
I LOVE THIS LAMP NOUGH SAID

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
February 23, 11:42pm

Marmot Ion
I too have purchased the Ion and received it only to be shocked by the materials lack of breathability an dvery short cut, but after re-evaluating what I'm holding in my hands, I think I may have ...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 23, 11:38pm