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Re: First Stove - need advice
Hi Ian - You say that your knowledge and pre-planning was very limited. Did you follow instructions or did you create this by yourself? If you haven't already, I would go over to zenstoves.ne...

In Make Your Own Gear » First Stove - need advice
September 19, 11:23am

Re: light Brunton model; lighter models?
Michael - I have the same version of the Brunton 26DNL-CL in your picture. I was not happy with it. It just felt cheap to me - the dial would move way to easily and I noticed it was hard to get t...

In GEAR » Compass recommendation?
September 18, 9:51am

Re: Re: ProLite 3...
I am also warm in my ProLite 3 during 3 season use. I've switched over to the Montbell Comfort system and haven't looked back.

In GEAR » I've been had
September 14, 9:52am

A lightweight case for my glasses?
So I'm one of those that have been cursed w/ poor vision. I just realized that my glasses case weighs in at a ridiculous 4.15 ounces. Does anyone know where I might find a lighter weight opti...

In GEAR » A lightweight case for my glasses?
September 11, 8:42pm

Re: Ursack S29
I just got back from Whitney and talked to the rangers about the Ursack. None of them seem to be fans of the product. In fact, they mentioned that they were building a case to take it off the qua...

In GEAR » Ursack S29 Hybrid
September 10, 6:42pm

Re: Sorry, i'm still lost on clo calculations
I would like to add on to Jaiden's suggestion. Repackaging all the information that is available in this post (and a few related ones) would go a long way in making this topic clearer. I thin...

In GEAR » The best clothing combinations for backpacking or hiking?
September 06, 1:27pm

Re: Re: Re: Minimus.biz
I was finally able to get some. I just went to a bunch of convenient stores until I found one that had the packets. For some reason most use the big jar w/ a pump. I'm definately going to st...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Where can I get Mayo packets?
September 06, 10:13am

Re: Minimus.biz
Thanks for the suggestion; I'll use them for the next trip. Unfortunately I'm leaving Friday so I need to get them today or tomorrow. I'm going to try Smart and Final after work. ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Where can I get Mayo packets?
September 05, 2:07pm

Various questions, mostly for Richard
Richard - This is great work. I've been following the thread for a number of days now and I've learned a lot about the details and science of staying warm. I have a few comments / questio...

In GEAR » The best clothing combinations for backpacking or hiking?
September 05, 12:14pm

Where can I get Mayo packets?
I live out in Socal and I'm having some issues trying to get condiment packets such as Mayo and relish. I've tried grocery stores and convenient stores that sell food and no luck. Maybe I&...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Where can I get Mayo packets?
September 05, 11:23am

All Reader Reviews by Phil Stetz

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Lightweight Backpacking and Camping by Ryan Jordan et al.
I bought the book at the same time i purchased a subscription to backpackinglight.com. By the time I received the book in the mail I had already read half of it. Several chapters (especially in part...

In Books and Media
November 14, 10:08pm