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Joe L (heyyou) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Cutting brush off of the Arizona Tr
About Me Returned to BPing after retiring. If I don't go light weight, I won't be able to go.
CountryYes, I live in the country.

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All Forum Posts by Joe L

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nesting
I do not have the Sidewinder cone so this is just speculation. The Snow Peak bowl has sloped sides, so it will nest, but with its more narrow bottom, it will likely not accept the Sidewinder winds...

In Multiple Use Gear » Same Caldera Cone, 3 pots, AGG 3 cup=Toaks .9L wide
December 01, 9:25am

ex-Army scoutmasters
I remember those military veteran scoutmasters. No further comment.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiking with USFS Maps Only
November 30, 8:05pm

x2
"Right now, my plan is to incorporate my shoulder season bag with my summer quilt." Me too. Plan B is to beef up your wearable sleep insulation with military surplus grid fleece lon...

In GEAR » cheap and light winter sleeping systems
November 30, 6:53pm

REI Sahara pants
I will buy the REI Sahara pants if D. Cramton doesn't.

In Gear Swap » FS: Men's Pants sale in asst. sizes
November 30, 6:05pm

Nunatak Arc AT
My 8 oz. Nunatak Arc AT half length quilt has a 40* temp rating. Only the length is right for you. It is baffled, not sewn through, so you might be able to have it overstuffed, just not as low as...

In Gear Swap » WTB -- Akula, or similar half-bag
November 28, 5:36pm

reply
Rand at Trail Designs quickly replied that the two Trangia pots were so close to the same size, that the same cone fits both of them. The prompt reply was typical of T.D.'s excellent customer ...

In GEAR » Q: Trangia pot for simmering, L. plus, ha Al, rounded corners, Caldera C
November 03, 5:40pm

Q: Trangia pot for simmering, L. plus, ha Al, rounded corners, Caldera C
Looking for my next cook pot for simmering foods with thick sauces. It needs to be larger than .9 liter, hard anodized aluminum, with rounded corners on the bottom, and it will be wide enough to p...

In GEAR » Q: Trangia pot for simmering, L. plus, ha Al, rounded corners, Caldera C
November 03, 11:27am

NM
NM

In Gear Swap » FS: ZPacks, Gossamer Gear, Katabatic Gear, MLD, Montane
October 12, 7:09pm

FS: Nunatak Sub-Alpinist sleeping bag, 15.25 oz, sz medium
For Sale: Nunatak Sub-Alpinist hooded sleeping bag, 15.25 ounces, size medium to 6', 35 degree rating by manufacturer, subdued green 1.0 Pertex fabric, 21" lightweight zipper on chest. ...

In Gear Swap » FS: Nunatak Sub-Alpinist sleeping bag, 15.25 oz, sz medium
October 02, 7:23pm

SOLD: Nunatak Arc AT half quilt weighing 8.75 oz., size large,
SOLD: Nunatak Arc AT half quilt, size large, weighing 8.75 oz., 249 grams, orange .8 oz. Pertex outer with black inner. 40 degree rating by the manufacturer. On a 5'8" person, the qui...

In Gear Swap » FS: Nunatak Arc AT half quilt weighing 8.75 oz., size large,
October 02, 7:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Joe L

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Trail designs SideWinder
Trail Designs offers two models of Open Country two liter pots with an aluminum Sidewinder cone. Pay attention to the pot weight. The bail handle pot is heavy due to the handle and the non-stick coa...

In Cookware - Other
November 03, 6:28pm

2.7 oz 700ml Stainless Steel mug 10 cm
This no-name, thin stainless steel, single wall mug weighs 2.7 oz (75 grams) empty. Full to the brim, it holds 23 oz. The thin non-folding handle sticks out an inch but is spot welded on, so it coul...

In Cookware - Other
July 18, 8:22pm

Trail Designs Caldera Keg
Foster's beer can with 6 gram Foster's lid, cozy with lid, cone, stove, and 6 grams of heavy, durable reflective foil for under stove (I think it helps it heat) weighs 104 grams, 3 5/8 oz on m...

In Cookware - Other
April 25, 7:18pm

Gossamer Gear ThinLight insulation pad 1/8" approx. 2 oz.
It was a dark night, cold and windy at my poorly chosen campsite. Woke up cold so I moved the 1/8 GG pad from under the Torsolite to cover me inside the bivy--instant warmth. Maybe the exertion from...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
March 24, 6:22am