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Derrick White (miku) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
About Me Expedition kayaking, canoeing, hiking & snowshoeing in northern Canada.
CitySt. John's
StateNewfoundland & Labrador

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Stick Ons
When I bought my tent, I asked for attachment points. HMG sent 6 circular (2 inch) diameter stickons with tiny D rings. Will post picture if you like. They are a little neater and cleaner lookin...

In GEAR » HMG Ultamid 2 BPWD custom inner
July 23, 7:57pm

Cuben Floors
Thanks Victor. I too am concerned about cuben floors. I am in the midst of designing an inner for my Ultamid 2 and have been struggling for months with the floor material choice. Derrick

In GEAR » HMG Ultamid 2 BPWD custom inner
July 23, 8:35am

Frame Packs
Eric, Agree. Assuming a pack carries well and meets the weight objective, the addition of a frame would undoubtedly enhance the ability to attach external gear more securely. Derrick

In GEAR » Winter Pack recomendations
July 23, 7:25am

Cuben Floor
Victor - Did you go with a cuben floor? Thanks Derrick

In GEAR » HMG Ultamid 2 BPWD custom inner
July 22, 11:46am

HMG Porter 4400
My backpacking is usually self-sustained long distance, 4 seasons and offtrail\wilderness. I regularly carry 60 plus pounds in this pack. With about 500 miles logged, it is worn, but showing no s...

In GEAR » Winter Pack recomendations
July 22, 11:42am

Will Check
On vacation right now but have 4400 porter, 23" torso and the bear canister and have carried 60 plus pounds many miles in this pack. Love it. Will take some pics when I get back home.

In GEAR » Any thoughts on the HMG 4400 Southwest
July 08, 7:04am

I don't use anything but Gold Bond powder deodorizes and dries wet sweaty parts. A little goes a long way. If you find a stream (I always do) dive in and soap with some Dr Bronners. Derrick

In GEAR » Personal hygene (the naughty spot question)
June 30, 5:51am

alpha - delta
Oh my . . . Too much multitasking: "alpha" should read "delta".

In GEAR » New camp plates: plastic or metal (aluminum, etc)?
June 18, 8:09pm

I use alpha bowl with lid. Its a fav piece of gear. Cover can used to cut on or as plate. Can transport liquids without leakage. Very durable. Not the lighest but all needs considered, its the b...

In GEAR » New camp plates: plastic or metal (aluminum, etc)?
June 18, 6:46am

Ortlieb V-Shot

In Photography » How does everyone store their DLSR camera gear in their packs?
June 09, 12:18pm

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