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Re: Which GPS?
Paul, I too thought that a dedicated GPS with antenna would have far signal than my phone, i've tested and retested many times with several different dedicated GPS devices and in my tests th...

In GEAR » Which GPS?
October 10, 2:06am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Garmin or Satmap?
If it's working for you then i'd stick with it as long as possible. Each year new stuff and updates to older stuff is coming out, it's looking like smart watches are going to be the ...

In GEAR » Which GPS?
October 09, 5:11pm

Re: Re: Re: Garmin or Satmap?
"will it make a track of your route?" I'm a bit old school in that i still prefer to use real maps when possible, but being a bit of a geek i also like to go over my hike when i re...

In GEAR » Which GPS?
October 09, 4:30pm

Re: Garmin or Satmap?
Had the 64st for around 1 year now, it's by far the worst thing i've ever bought (outdoors gear wise) The latest software updates are better but that's not saying much as the device ...

In GEAR » Which GPS?
October 09, 3:40pm

Re: GPS App (Android)
I use Viewranger

In GEAR » GPS App (Android)
October 07, 2:36am

Re: does older cuben hold water more than new cuben?
I think before i started looking at replacing it i'd give it a good wash first. It's amazing how much dirt a tent can pick up over the years. Once washed i'd look into the possibili...

In GEAR » does older cuben hold water more than new cuben?
September 21, 4:23pm

Re: HOO's TOR mid review
Thanks for the update Jimmy, be interested to read how you get on with them after you have a fair few miles in them

In GEAR » Hoka one one tor summit mid or your experience with wear on your other hoka's
September 21, 6:42am

Re: EDC carry: really necessary?
Think it really depends on what you're doing and where. It's rare i don't have a whistle (live in a very active earthquake zone) and a torch (i'm a service engineer so usually pe...

In Philosophy & Technique » EDC carry: really necessary?
September 02, 4:07pm

Re: lists? LISTS??
Might just be me, but i made my gear list for my use, i'll happily post it if someone thinks it will help them, but it's in a format that's useful to me. I like to be organised, so i...

In Gear Lists » lists? LISTS??
August 29, 4:54pm

Re: Re: Hexadome
John H, The Duplex is a great tent for what it does, likewise Zpacks have some of the best after sales support i've come across. The problem is, in many areas i visit like the UK the weat...

In GEAR » New zpacks tent
August 23, 5:41pm

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