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mik matra (mikmik) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Allways on the move
About Me Took me 5 or 6 trips to go from 20+ kilo baseweight to 6.7kg...finally I feel comfortable out in the country :).
CityBrisvegas
StateQueensland
CountryAustralia

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All Forum Posts by mik matra

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Re: Re: Re: the picture (s) as promised
Cheers Dan, thanks again :-). The colors just 'came together' lol.....accidental

In Make Your Own Gear » Esbit Concentrator
July 02, 9:17am

How can I lighten my alu TT Rainbow shelter pole?
My TT Rainbow's Easton alu pole is 5.7mm (o.34 inches) wide and is 3650mm long (143.7 inches) long. It weighed 219g (7.7ounces) before I replaced the shock cord with a thinner one....now it'...

In GEAR » How can I lighten my alu TT Rainbow shelter pole?
July 02, 4:14am

Re: the picture (s) as promised
I absolutely didn't want the (almost) useless dead weight of the caddy...it was a hard sell but after several trips paying very special care not to damage the can it inevitable did dent and I t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Esbit Concentrator
July 02, 12:44am

the picture (s) as promised

In Make Your Own Gear » Esbit Concentrator
July 02, 12:35am

Should have made this a challenge
I still might set a challenge in the 'gears' list lol. See who has the lightest set of usable in-camp footware!

In Make Your Own Gear » In camp footware
July 02, 12:00am

Re: Re: Great Idea
Very kind of you Dan!! My caddy is a $2 tupaware snap on lid container just perfect in size for the can wrapped in the neoprene sleeve!! I'll post a picture when I get home from work :-)

In Make Your Own Gear » Esbit Concentrator
July 01, 4:28pm

a bit perplexed...
Are you saying that you have underwear that covers over the rubbing skin areas yet you still get the rash?

In GEAR » Underwear for hot weather
July 01, 3:27pm

FANTASTIC!!
Thank you so much!!! The first link with the white pack is the easiest to understand (mainly because I can see the added external frame added on!! Cheers

In Make Your Own Gear » Modification to ULA Circuit
June 30, 3:18pm

Pressurizing the mat is key
Increasing the internal pressure (via folding squeezing etc etc) makes the air in the pad want to escape with greater urgency therefore a sometimes unnoticeable tiny hole will only reveal itself wh...

In GEAR » cannot find hole air mattress
June 30, 2:40pm

1 ounce (for sz 12 feet) In camp footware
I have read a number of times people looking for camping footware to get out of the boots/shoes after a long day on trail. I have seen on BPL of closedcell foam slippers floating around so I decide...

In Make Your Own Gear » In camp footware
June 30, 2:27pm

All Reader Reviews by mik matra

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ULA Circuit
1. After a few trips I have come to the conclusion that I plainly and simply just don't like the rolltop closure. When the bag is very full it won't even close up properly as there is not enou...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 19, 6:47am