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Michael Glavin (gmontlake) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Cascades and Selkirks
About Me Sierra Designs VP and brand manager; inventor; climber; real son-of-a-bitch
CitySpokane
StateWA
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://www.zenbivy.com

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NEW! Sierra Designs DriDown Balaclava

In GEAR » NEW! Sierra Designs DriDown Balaclava
April 01, 10:25am

FlyLite delivery
I would suspect delays at the port are the culprit, but I don't know. Since the 6'3" MSR guy (Dale) is the best friend of the 6'2" Sierra Designs guy (me), (who used the b...

In GEAR » MSR Flylite -- Reviews?
March 11, 8:45pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Tensegrity Wind Tunnel Video now available
I hear you, John. Skurka and I have been having the exact same discussion regarding "angles of exposure" to wind. And I am glad you drew this awesome simple drawing. Based on what I ha...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 06, 5:46pm

Re: Re: Tensegrity Wind Tunnel Video now available
John: Yes, everything is bolted to a steel floor. Note that "stress on the stakes" will simply be a factor of how much fabric area is placed into the wind, and how many stakes the...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 06, 10:15am

Tensegrity Wind Tunnel Video now available
Here is the link for the first two tests.... https://vimeo.com/121422790

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 05, 6:53pm

Tensegrity Wind Performance
All: Glavin from SD here..... I got the wind tunnel test videos today, but for some reason we cannot open the files so I have NOT seen them yet! I am, however, able to show the screen grabs ...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 05, 4:40pm

SD Chaps Sizing: UPDATE
All: Just an update. Thanks to this thread, we realize we blew it when we sized these. Going forward, we are simply going to size these by inseam, rather than S-XL. The inseam is the crucial ...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Cagoule and Chaps are finally available
March 05, 11:57am

Re: Re: Wind and rain?
NOTE: I just realized that the mountain pictures earlier were with an earlier version, and the tarp on the production version is larger, and comes all the ground. The images on the website are cor...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 03, 9:23pm

Re: Wind and rain?
Jeff: A couple of thoughts. The awning is BIG, and your stuff is WAY under there. Check out the latest pics on the web (not everything was loaded when this thread began). Especially on the ...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 03, 9:20pm

Tensegrity Sag
Glavin from SD here. Reading this thread with much interest, obviously. 1. The top seam is tensioned by longitudinal tension (head to toe, thus "tensegrity") which is why it does not...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Tensegrity 2 Elite
March 03, 6:46pm

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