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Mark Rash (markrvp) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale North Texas
About Me Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 360 in Granbury TX. My oldest son is an EAGLE scout and my youngest son is a Tenderfoot.

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Underground Quilts
I highly recommend Underground Quilts. Check out their Facebook page and their web address is: The fabric is slightly heavier than Hammock Gear, but the baffles are n...

In GEAR » Hammock Gear quilts
May 08, 6:37pm

In 2012 I carried a ULA Circuit pack and will again this summer. The Circuit is similar in capacity to the Mariposa. My base weight was 18 lbs and I felt like this size pack was just right for Ph...

In Philmont » Is my Backpack ok for Philmont?
May 03, 6:55pm

Gravity System
Here is another thread on building a gravity fed system out of a Sawyer Mini:

In GEAR » Sawyer bottle adapter
April 26, 7:36am

I own an Enlightened Equipment Quilt with a snap and drawstring footbox. It has the baffle quilt boxes and I don't like the way the down moves out of the edges of the quilt. My buddy bought...

In GEAR » Enlightened Equipment Revelation vs. Hammock Gear Burrow
April 25, 4:15pm

Mini Filter Adapter
I think this may be what you're looking for:

In GEAR » Sawyer bottle adapter
April 25, 3:07pm

Crew Gear
What I did for our crew is put all of the individual crew gear items in a spreadsheet. I sorted the items by weight from heaviest to lightest. The gear will be divided evenly among all the boys. ...

In Philmont » Speading out the crew gear
April 24, 4:58pm

I am a Boy Scout leader and camp at least once a month. I was never able to sleep well on the ground no matter how many tents/pads/cots, etc. I bought. When I went to hammock camping I got great ...

In GEAR » I need a specific size tent
April 23, 2:42pm

Compared to other size MEDIUM clothing, does the Anorak run large, small or true to size?

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Gatewood Cape, S2S, Tyvek, Backcountry Hadron Down Anorak, Alcky cook Kit w/ Ikea woodstove.
April 23, 12:34pm

Dining Fly
What you are looking for in a dining fly is a 10x12 foot rectangle (more or less). If you have somebody who can sew, you can get 8 yards of Silnylon. You cut it in half, and sew the halves togeth...

In Philmont » Cooking During Ranger Checkout
April 14, 7:22pm

Reinventing the Wheel
After careful consideration I am scrapping my plans to use two Reactor stoves to rehydrate in a separate pot. I have 8 scouts and 4 adults in my crew. My 4th "adult" is an 18-year-old R...

In Philmont » Philmont Cooking Technique
April 10, 9:14am

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