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Robert Brown (rob0brown) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Waltham, MA
About Me Life Boy Scout. 20 year U.S. Navy Veteran. Electronic Technician

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Mnimal living
Microwave/Oven- Irradiated foods dry (esp. meats)= No bueno. Cook on a hotplate, use a backpackers pantry outback oven for baked goods. Other options- Cobb grill, toaster oven, high power heat gun...

In GEAR » Ultralight Furniture/Appliances?
August 12, 8:11am

Semi daily wash
There was product on Amazon called a rapid washer (worked well) that I purchased/and later sold because I realized that a Dollar Tree Megaphone in the kids toys section worked well along with a pro...

In GEAR » Scrubba Portable Washing Machine (3.5oz weight penalty)
July 31, 9:25am

If the Piton Hybrid is still avail what color is it
Please PM

In Gear Swap » FS: Patagonia R1, Piton Hybrid Hoody, Merino 3 all Men's XL (slim fit)
November 24, 7:47am

Neoprene sock/fin sock observtion
I've had good results not actually wearing the sock direct next to my foot, but by wrapping an extra large bootie with a slit in the bottom over my mesh footwear system. I cut a short slit in ...

In GEAR » My neoprene socks didn't work.
April 03, 9:00am

Ultralight test of footwear
Tested out a pair of RBH Designs VBL socks independently (no liner and no sock over top of it)this past weekend 05Jan2014 at around 0230 in the morning at 27 degrees in Waltham, MA. I was wearing m...

In GEAR » snow travel footwear system
January 07, 10:50am

Bc thermawrap
Even more interested in this one. Where/how do I send PM.

In Gear Swap » FS: MontBell Thermawrap BC jacket XL Dark Mallard, Like New
June 29, 7:41am


In Gear Swap » FS: Montbell U.L. Thermawrap Parka XL Gunmetal
June 29, 7:38am

Wow- now yu've got me started...
Expanding on that idea id like to see an XXL- wide load version of that which could be used as a bear canister, cook kit, camp sink, snow shovel/sled, mountaineering helmet and dinner gong! c...

In Multiple Use Gear » Water bottle--cook pot--water treatment vessel
April 24, 7:40pm

N(ano) P(uff) vs. M(ont)B(ell) T(ermawrap)W(rap)
I've owned both and like the MBTW better because it is warmer,breathed better and is lighter. My 2 cents on the MBTW are also posted in a trail space review. I've owned the MBTW since 2004....

In GEAR » Patagonia Puff Pullover or Montbell UL Thermawrap?
April 21, 8:16am

NO DIY Required
Just bought a Big Agnes pump house. Works great as a stuff sack, pad pump, dry sack, pillow, water carrier, back-country shower, etc... Weight 1.5 ounces (not bad). By wrapping the top edge over a ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Silnylon Water Bag
June 09, 6:33am

All Reader Reviews by Robert Brown

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Backpacking Light MiniDrop 0.35-oz Dropper Bottles (7 pack)
I like these because of the aforementioned. Just like many others I have found very suitable alternates. Since I was stationed in Japan twice I remembered that these work perfectly: Japanese Travel...

In Miscellaneous Products
September 13, 12:04pm