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Mitchell Ebbott (mebbott) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me I'm a Seminary student from Delaware who's been backpacking since Boy Scouts, and is just starting to get into lightweight and ultralight techniques.
CityPasadena
StateCA
CountryUSA

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Re: Acceptable down bag weight?
Why buy down if it weighs that much? High-quality down is definitely better warmth for the weight than synthetic, but when you're looking at budget options the gap narrows significantly. A ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Acceptable down bag weight?
September 28, 7:10pm

Re: Panasonic announces smart phone with best camera specs
Color me skeptical. I won't say that specs are totally irrelevant for cameras, but there are some really crappy cameras out there will great-looking numbers on the box. Quality isn't easily...

In Photography » Panasonic announces smart phone with best camera specs
September 15, 7:33pm

Re: Re: Re: The Best Backpack in the Whole Wide World
That's actually less than I expected, I thought Zimmerbuilt would charge more of a premium for custom work. Good to hear! Still way out of my price range, but it's cheaper than an Arc Blast.

In Editor's Roundtable » The Best Backpack in the Whole Wide World
September 12, 2:16am

Re: Name the Potty Trowel
"The Titanium Toilet" Alternates with more "T"s: "The Tiny Titanium Toilet" "The Tremendous Titanium Toilet" "The Truly Terrific Tiny Titanium To...

In Gear Deals » Name the Potty Trowel
September 11, 12:14pm

Re: Re: moto-x and contracts
>If we're paying double what we need to, there should be huge competition and downward price pressure, what's stopping that happening? We are getting closer. My wife and I are on T-Mo...

In GEAR » New iPhone?
September 11, 12:10pm

Re: The Best Backpack in the Whole Wide World
Looks great, but between the high-end materials and custom labor it also looks expensive! How much did it cost to have built?

In Editor's Roundtable » The Best Backpack in the Whole Wide World
September 11, 12:04pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: bears and food
Randy, that's not true. Bears are smart, if they associate human camps with unobtainable food they'll stop bothering.

In Philosophy & Technique » Sleeping Wth Your Food in Black Bear Country
September 09, 9:15pm

Re: PolyCro Bathtub Floor?
There's a big thread somewhere around here about polycryo tarps. The good folks there experimented with a bunch of tapes and tieout designs. I think the winner was gorilla tape and nylon washers.

In Make Your Own Gear » PolyCro Bathtub Floor?
September 09, 9:09pm

Re: M90 or Argon only summer quilt
You could call it a "windsheet." Never tried it, but I don't see why not. You could even dual-purpose it by using it as a liner during cooler seasons to keep your regular quilt/bag...

In GEAR » M90 or Argon only summer quilt
September 06, 11:13am

Re: yet another "Name the Potty Trowel"
I think what you're looking for is "Trey of Spades."

In Gear Deals » Name the Potty Trowel
September 06, 11:10am

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