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Gregory Stein (tauneutrino) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Upper Galilee
About Me I'm husband, dad, hiker, photographer and software engineer.
Born in Kazahstan
Moved to Israel at age of 17 alone
Served in IDF
Completed B.Sc degree at ORT Braude Academic College
Now work at Intel as SW Eng.

Hiked from age of 7 in Kazakhstan with my dad. Have inherited this love for outdoor and nature. Hiking a lot in Israel and in the world. :D

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All Forum Posts by Gregory Stein

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Stake 4 nails for each time you wanna shot?
Hi, Yes this is nice UL tripod, but ... Would you stop, stake 4 nails, setup the whole thing to make some landscape shots? Too much time. IMHO I myself is photo geek. I was taking my Nikon D8...

In Make Your Own Gear » Staked out trekking pole "tripod"
June 12, 9:55am

Something to replace my Letherman Style
Hi guys, Well, after some time using my Letherman Style I realized that I only used its blade for cutting everything and tweezers (used 3 times to get those cactus prickles out of my hands). Sci...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » unltralite knife
February 05, 2:53pm

Clothes system and sleeping bag for WHR
Hi, I'm going to hike Walker's Haute Route in Swiss alps in July/August. In valleys there maybe hot. In mountains there maybe very cold. I'm searching for suggestions for clothes...

In GEAR » Clothes system and sleeping bag for WHR
December 08, 12:23pm

Good day. I'm also using my Ti-Tri with Evernew 1.3L pot. And I also switched the 10-12 to Starlyte stove. 12-10 is just fine! Trail Designs are great! The Starlyte stove has the followin...

In GEAR » Does anyone use their Caldera Cone w/alcohol or esbit for 2P, and if so, what's your setup?
December 04, 11:05pm

Trail running shoes for WHR?
Thank you guys for your valuable answers. As I see it, there are two things that need consideration: 0) if there will be some snow on the trail (like Dan mentioned) 1) in case of storms, I...

In GEAR » Trail running shoes for WHR?
December 04, 2:56pm

Trail running shoes for WHR?
Greetings my fellow backpackers! I'm going to walk the Walker's Haute Route in the Swiss Alps. So if my pack is really light. Would it be appropriate to wear a trail runners? Currently I...

In GEAR » Trail running shoes for WHR?
December 04, 7:59am

youtube link
Something went wrong with my post. Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stNVXWw63Tc

In GEAR » Zebralight H50* vs Xtar H1
July 06, 6:30pm

Zebralight H50* vs Xtar H1
Hello folks, I'm following Beast12101 on youtube. He has really good reviews of different outdoor gear. Recently he posted a review of new product by Xtar: H1 youtube link This headlamp ...

In GEAR » Zebralight H50* vs Xtar H1
July 06, 6:28pm

Disposable gloves for FAK?
Hi, Most of folks use latex gloves or nitrile gloves for FAK. I find them a little hard to take on/off. And... Huh... Heavy for their purpose. A pair of such gloves weigh 14 grams. There are...

In GEAR » Disposable gloves for FAK?
June 24, 5:52am

My 2 cents
Hey guys, Headlamp: For 1-2-3 nights and no night hiking in new moon I use Photonlight Freedom. I do also use it for extended trips when I'm familiar with the surroundings. Here in Israel i...

In GEAR » Missing "essential" items: backup light, whistle, and fire starter
June 24, 4:21am

All Reader Reviews by Gregory Stein

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Fire Maple FMS-118
1) Overview: It's a lightest remote canister stove with wide bur...

In Stoves - Canister
May 28, 4:24pm