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All Forum Posts by Inaki Diaz de Etura

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Fleece, waterproofs, layering
A light fleece has a place in a layering system regardless of the waterproof garment choice. And down is no substitute for fleece, they fill different roles. Fleece is best when active, more so if ...

In GEAR » Would you wear this on a Sierra trip?
July 13, 2:13am

Cuben is safely waterproof
Indeed, Cuben will certainly not let any water in through the fabric, it's a monolithic film. In that sense, it's safer than any microporous membrane. Cuben will not let any water out eithe...

In GEAR » Would you wear this on a Sierra trip?
July 10, 1:46am

A sleeved version would work fine
I just went through the whole thread. It's been pretty much all been said already but let me comment on my surprise at some of the critics of this garment. On this forum. My only reserves about...

In GEAR » Would you wear this on a Sierra trip?
July 09, 1:37am

A narrow net I'm fine with
I added a 9" perimeter net to a Hex3 being aware of all the pros and cons as already commented throughout the thread and the balance has been positive. 9" is pretty narrow so getting a go...

In GEAR » perimeter nets
July 02, 1:32am

Re: Questioning "dry base layers for sleeping
Keep wet socks in-between clothing layers at the torso

In GEAR » Questioning "dry base layers for sleeping".
June 17, 1:05am

Re: Questioning "dry base layers for sleeping
If it's cold enough to wear insulation over the base layer inside the sleeping bag and I don't feel particularly dirty/sticky, I do that. A damp base layer is not a big deal and it's ac...

In GEAR » Questioning "dry base layers for sleeping".
June 16, 4:25pm

The word is "clean" sleeping layers (to avoid dirtying the puffies)
The layer in contact with the skin will get oily and the idea is that this layer is easy to wash. A sleeping bag, down jacket or any puffy are not, it is not a good idea to have either of these aga...

In GEAR » Questioning "dry base layers for sleeping".
June 16, 2:38am

Re: Golite Pinnacle still relevant?
The Pinnacle is more of a volume holder than a load hawler. As such, it's still an interesting pack for winter if you can keep your weight rather low. Try hard to build a good virtual frame. 18...

In GEAR » Golite Pinnacle still relevant?
June 10, 4:32pm

Re: Mids vs arch supported
Incidental comment by Chris Townsend

In GEAR » Mids vs arch supported
June 10, 4:08pm

Re: Mids vs arch supported
> Because of the geometry mids require more fabric to achieve the same usable space partially mitigated if part of the space is used for gear. Gear doesn't need the same vertical clearanc...

In GEAR » Mids vs arch supported
June 09, 5:24pm

All Reader Reviews by Inaki Diaz de Etura

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Golite Hex 3
Not a full review but just a small addition on what's already been said regarding winter use. While skis make for wonderful stakes on deep snow, unfortunately the tie out loops at the end of the 6 mai...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
January 18, 7:47am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
I was torn between Ghost and Alpinist before ordering and eventually ordered something in between, quite like the former X from BMW. It has the loft of the Ghost with the dimensions of the Alpinist an...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 05, 11:08am