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Re: Re: Ryan Jordan and BPL Staff, I'm calling you out!
Wow, this is what I've been thinking for the last couple months ... but which Craig put so well.

In Chaff » Ryan Jordan and BPL Staff, I'm calling you out!
January 06, 8:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Backcountry Boiler vs. Bush Buddy.
I also like the BCB because the soot stays inside the chimney instead of accumulating on the outside of the pot.

In GEAR » Backcountry Boiler
December 23, 5:29pm

Raw Horse Meat
I lived in Aizuwakamatsu, Japan for a couple years and one of my favorite restaurants served raw horse meat. It was difficult taking the first bite. But it was very tender and quite tasty. I'm ...

In Chaff » Horse slaughter poised to resume in U.S. -- with PETA's approval?
December 02, 7:12pm

Re: What do you do for a living?
80GHz Collision Avoidance/Adaptive Cruise Control test engineer.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What do you do for a living?
October 22, 7:47am

Read the whole thing ...
I didn't plan on reading the entire trip report. But it was so well written and interesting, I did. Thanks for posting.

In Post-Trip Reports » JMT: 14 days and 13 nights in nature.
September 11, 8:32am

Not stopping anytime soon
In 2004, I had a heart attack halfway through a hike. Was able to contact help via a ham radio. Was taken out by helicopter. Within 4 hours, I had 2 stents in my right coronary artery. Did the ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Expiration date on hiking?
September 10, 4:42pm

The epiphany?
I've been out fishing a few times with my Tenkara setup (although I currently refer to it as fly casting instead of fishing ... no fish have even sniffed at my flies). What transformed your ...

In Fishing » My tenkara story (and why you should too)
August 23, 8:47pm

Merino Buff Weight
54g 30" long versus 20" for standard buff

In GEAR » Merino Buff is here!
August 13, 8:43pm

Opaque ziplocks ... even in brown
I found this: 2mil, 7"x10" bags for ~2cents

In GEAR » Opaque ziplock bags for TP??
July 27, 11:06am

I recommend trying out a hammock. I've been converted. I sleep far more comfortably in a hammock than I do in my bed. So much so, that I've set-up a hammock stand in our bedroom (much to my...

In GEAR » What type of single shelter??....
July 22, 10:23pm

All Reader Reviews by Dan M

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Bushbuddy "Ultra" (BPL/Ryan Jordan/Arctic 1000 Version) Wood Stove
I received my BB Ultra today. I immediately took it out in the back yard with a handfull of small sticks and tried it out. I was thrilled by the performance! Within a minute, the flames were lapping u...

In Stoves - Other
May 18, 10:40pm

Big Agnes Seedhouse SL1
I originally purchased the SL2, thinking I would want the extra room. However, after awhile I decided weight was more important and purchased the SL1. The SL1 is spacious enough. I can't add much ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 01, 9:52am

I love these poles. When I purchased them, I was worried if they would be too fragile hiking on rocky trails, where I invariably get the tips caught and put quite a bit of stress on the poles before g...

In Trekking Poles
January 01, 9:37am

ThermoJet MicroLite
This is my second Thermojet stove. (I thought I left my first on the trail ... but actually misplaced it). Having read many of the reviews, I was reluctant, wondering if I would receive it. Delivery w...

In Stoves - Alcohol
January 01, 9:24am