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robert v (mtnbob123) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Upstate South Carolina
About Me Father, Backpacker, Canoeist, Special Ed Teacher
--Starting to explore the ultralight philosophy as I get older just so I can keep up with my sons on the trail!!!

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All Forum Posts by robert v

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Eastern Box Call Out!!! Who wants it next!!!!!
Ok who wants this box that is a member here??? It has some decent stuff in it. Preferences given to those who live closer to me (In S.C.) I have tried to get in touch with many people on th...

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
September 01, 4:23pm

Eastern Box
It sure would be easier if there was a better way to contact people on the spreadsheet. Very few people have their email addresses on there. No one seems to respond to forum messaging!!!

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 21, 9:03pm

Eastern Box
Sign up on the spreadsheet on the first post of this thread, and it will slowly make its way eventually to you!!! It helps if you put an email address in there too, so it is easy to reach you when ...

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 19, 7:31pm

Eastern Box Notification
Alan Greene, Alan Greene!! Last try to reach you. I have tried to message through here, but no response. Blake Bukowsky, Blake Bukowsky, are you there??? Trying to find someone reasonably close ...

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 19, 6:56pm

Eastern Box is here and I'm send out emails to the next in line.
Good stuff in here, and a few things that have been around through two complete rotations. I will post up a few things that I am taking out of the box, to see if anyone wants them before I donate t...

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 04, 1:36pm

Nice Job!!!
How much does it weigh?

In Make Your Own Gear » My first MYOG Solo Tarp
July 21, 8:30am

Next on Eastern Box List
I will figure out where it is going after I go through the list! But thanks for asking!! A lot depends on who answers their email!!

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
July 14, 10:05pm

Eastern Box is on its way
I was told that the Eastern Box is coming my way. When I get it I will check it out, add a few things, maybe take a few things, and send it on its way! Woooo Hooooo!!

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
July 14, 5:34pm

Lightheart Gear Duo
Check out the new Lightheart Gear Duo. It is getting higher carbon struts on the side, like the SoLong6(so your husband will have plenty of room if he decides to join you), and it is now going to b...

In GEAR » So many tents!!!!!! (and Hi! I am new here)
July 08, 1:49pm

Patagonia Down Sweater
He picked up a Patagonia Down Sweater today from the local REI. The XL fit him and he got it for $119 on sale. Seemed like a good deal! Thanks for all the suggestions and offers!!!!!!

In GEAR » Looking for a down jacket for my 6'4" 240# son
June 03, 5:54pm

All Reader Reviews by robert v

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LightHeartGear Solong6 Cuben
Very nice tent, especially with the awning! Excellent reinforcement in wear areas. Sets up tight and the material lets in just the right amount of sunlight so that it is never gloomy inside, but still...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
September 27, 3:46am

Lawson Equipment Customer Service
I have ordered several times from Lawson. For some reason, something seems to get screwed up about every other order. I have eventually received everything, but it has taken several emails on several ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 10:14pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation X
Love this Quilt! It is Huge(2.5"baffle, Wide and Long model- overstuffed ) but weighs very little(28oz in stuffsack). Very warm when cinched up tight, but still useable as a lightweight quilt in ...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
August 01, 11:35am

Lightheart Gear Tents Solong 6 Cuben Fiber with Awning
Large 1 person tent. Two friendly people can easily fit in this tent. It is very long, a...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 29, 7:09pm

Lightheart Gear
I have bought two Solong 6 tents from Judy and Mark at Lightheart Gear. I have one made of Sil-Nylon and one made of Cuben fiber. They have always been more than patient with me as I asked a thousand ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 6:13pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
I returned a 12 year old Golite breeze pack and was told that they would replace it with a brand new Peak pack. It is on its way!!!!

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 06, 6:05am