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Re: Opinions on Playtus vs. Sawyer gravity?
One of my hiking buddies bought the 2L Platypus GravityWorks system and another bought the 2L Sawyer system. They both love them. If I hadn't already owned all the parts to assemble my own sys...

In GEAR » water filter
August 27, 10:56am

Re: water filter
While not the lightest possible system, I'm very happy with my DIY gravity system made from a Sawyer filter, a (previously retired) Platypus 2L Big Zip, some adapters and tubing. It comes it a...

In GEAR » water filter
August 27, 6:57am

Re: MSR Fling and MSR Customer Support?
Follow the directions on this page. I've had 5 warranty claims with various cascade products, always through following the process in the link, and each was handled promptly.

In GEAR » MSR Fling and MSR Customer Support?
August 26, 3:50pm

Re: Orders coming through
Ordered mine in late March. Took 9-10 weeks. Worth the wait :)

In GEAR » ZPacks Arc Haul
August 26, 3:42pm

Take a chance and possibly return?
Montbell's return policy appears to be pretty liberal...returns of new, undamaged items with original packaging and tags accepted no questions asked. You'd just be out return shipping.

In GEAR » Montbell Superior Down Jacket/Parka - Fit Differences with the UL series
August 26, 10:44am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ProTrail vs. Notch
Respectfully, I'm not sure I agree. While the ends of the tarp are narrower that the end of the inner...about 18" if I remember correctly...they also add 12" to each end. The total t...

In GEAR » ProTrail vs. Notch
August 26, 10:38am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ProTrail vs. Notch
I'd say pretty much any size human will fit under the Notch's the inner that might be restrictive.

In GEAR » ProTrail vs. Notch
August 26, 10:33am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ProTrail vs. Notch
Rog, If you hack a Notch inner under a SS1 tarp I'm sure there are others beside me that would love to see pics and hear about how it works out.

In GEAR » ProTrail vs. Notch
August 26, 8:59am

Re: Re: Re: ProTrail vs. Notch
Rog - Tarptent publishes some of the best dimension schematics I have seen. In each product page, just select [ Specifications | Show dimensions]. On the [Videos] tab, there are usually 3D ani...

In GEAR » ProTrail vs. Notch
August 26, 6:25am

Re: More background
This is one of those instances where you are going to have to make a tough decision. Sounds like your experience in the anticipated weather conditions may be pretty sparse. Major kudos for sticki...

In GEAR » Rain Pants - are they worth it?
August 25, 5:02pm

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Java Juice Coffee Extract
I love coffee. Let me rephrase that. I *LOVE* coffee. I own just about every coffee making appliance for backpacking imaginable...MSR MugMate, GSI one cup espresso maker, french press, etc. etc. T...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
April 28, 5:12pm