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Re: Looking for Cottage Industry that Makes Synthetic Insulation Jackets
I can vouch for NW Alpine. I own a Black Spider Hoody and an Eyebright jacket and have tried on the Belay. All are exceptionally well-made products. Bill, the founder, is a really great guy as well.

In GEAR » Looking for Cottage Industry that Makes Synthetic Insulation Jackets
February 17, 12:40pm

Re: BD poles
I brought BD Alpine Carbon Corks carry-on in September. No hassle at all. They were allowed (falling under "ski poles") under the rule changes earlier in the year.

In GEAR » Trekking Pole help
December 20, 10:43am

GR
Yo dudes, Long story short I absolutely adore the camera. It was a joy to use out in the mountains. I've been working on the photos for some time now, hopefully going to publish everything s...

In Photography » Finally - Ricoh GR
December 17, 2:12am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: To help
This thing is great. Image quality is outstanding, the screen is gorgeous, the ergonomics are the best I've ever used (honestly—I can use it one handed easily). Can't wait to give it a go...

In Photography » Finally - Ricoh GR
August 24, 6:10pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: To help
Finally ordered, should be here this week. Will have a few days to gather some initial impressions and then it'll be coming along for two and half weeks in the High Sierra.

In Photography » Finally - Ricoh GR
August 19, 4:54pm

Surefire CR123s
We use them a lot at work (in camera flashes) and buy them in bulk on Amazon, the Surefire brand is our preference. Even if you can find them in a store, they're often 5+ bucks a pop—$1.75 ea...

In GEAR » Cr123 batteries
August 08, 5:20pm

Re: Never, EVER...
Haha, what? Why on Earth shouldn't she (or anyone else speed hiking/going for FKTs) try to get publicity for it? Anish et. al. are doing amazing things and deserve recognition for it—not to m...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » New Pacific Coast Trail Record
August 07, 9:25pm

Re: This is why climbing Everest is stupid.
Seems red is in this year.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » This is why climbing Everest is stupid.
July 28, 4:29pm

Re: Your Gear List
"I would not expect the night time temps to drop below 50 in mid-Aug." I would. It regularly gets much, much colder. I would plan for at the very least low 30s, preferably being ready ...

In Gear Lists » One more JMT list (first timer)
July 10, 10:34am

Re: Re: Re: To help
Yeah, I hate shooting on LCDs—not to mention the power drain, especially considering the battery life of these cameras (my main camera right now is the X-Pro1). Not sure exactly what I'll be ...

In Photography » Finally - Ricoh GR
June 14, 11:28pm

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