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About Me Climber, Overnight Camper, usually 1 or 2 night trips. Made the switch to a hammock about 2 years ago, will never go back to a tent.
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All Forum Posts by mark wuethrich

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Shorten Xtherm
Has anyone actually broken down and took a swipe at their X-Therm yet? I'm contemplating doing so in the next week or so.

In GEAR » NeoAir XTherm Shortened?
June 18, 2:27pm

Cutting the Xtherm
Anyone have any success cutting down the xtherm? Mine needs a haircut and was wondering if anyone else had success.

In Make Your Own Gear » Cutting down the NeoAir Xtherm?
November 11, 6:52pm

Go-lite poncho tarp
It will work but just barely. A friend of mine uses one and its a little too close for comfort in a downpour. Check out the tarps at warbonnet outdoors, right now they are on sale and the big mam...

In Hammocks » Hammock rainfly options
August 14, 7:11pm

Re: BC Boiler Afterburner
Hmm, I see your point. I'll give it a shot but I guess for this to really work you would need to modify the fire bowl to remove the one big hole and instead have several smaller holes that sur...

In GEAR » BC Boiler Afterburner?
February 12, 4:39pm

BC Boiler Afterburner?
So I was looking at a video for a DIY bushbuddy, and from what I gather it works the way it does mainly b/c the firebox is both enclosed and elevated and combined with the wire mesh, airflow increa...

In GEAR » BC Boiler Afterburner?
February 12, 3:20pm

Xtherm Availability
Per Backcountry Gear's Website:Please note the Xtherm is backordered until 4/1/12. Shucks! I was willing to give up my underquilt for this but by April really wont need the 5.7 R value.

In GEAR » NeoAir Xtherm - In Stock at Cabelas !!!
February 09, 10:45am

Backcountry Boiler
Just got it today! I really like it, went through the cleaning procedures and did a boil with dish soap and one with baking soda, and have rinsed / shaken with hot water several times, but there i...

In GEAR » Backcountry Boiler
February 08, 4:04pm

Xtherm in Stock
Hmm, saw another post on here were someone contacted Thermarest and they said they would not ship till April. I wonder if these are really xlites?

In GEAR » NeoAir Xtherm - In Stock at Cabelas !!!
February 07, 5:57pm

Neo-Air R Value
Question for you insulation experts- If you don't fully inflate the neo-air, how much will that impact the R-value? I'm using it in a hammock, and fully inflating it raises my center of gra...

In GEAR » Neo-Air R Value
February 04, 7:59am

best shelter
Hammock + Tarp, gets you off the ground, and if you can't hang you can use the hammock as a ground sheet

In GEAR » what's your preferred type of shelter?
February 04, 7:55am

All Reader Reviews by mark wuethrich

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Thermarest X-Therm
Got the medium length today. Much less crinkeley that the X-lite and feels more durable. Will be using this in a hammock with two zlite wings to widen the torso area, and I believe it will work well...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
August 12, 8:18pm