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Re: Hangers show me your suspension hardware please ;-)
Sorry no pictures available. I use a couple sticks off the ground for drips, whoopies, and a couple seat belts for tree straps (for the trees I carry a little more weight than necessary for just...

In Hammocks » Hangers show me your suspension hardware please ;-)
April 11, 8:56pm

26mm even?
Specifications Brand TangsFire Type Rechargeable Li - lithium battery Capacity 6800mAh Voltage 3.6 - 4.2Vv Dimensions 7 x 2.5cm / 2.76" x 0.98" (L x Dia) Nu...

In GEAR » Battery charger pack specs comparison!
April 05, 9:03pm

verizon GS4
I have yet to find myself without service since ditching my iphone. Further more, verizon has great service. I hear the iphone 5 is a lot better about service but I just don't trust them anym...

In GEAR » Smart Phone & Service - PCT SoCal
April 05, 8:41pm

22mm/26.2mm batteries on the way too?
To make choices even more involved, don't forget there is always the option of the 22mm/26.2mm successor to the 18mm (18650) that we all love so much. The safe chemistry IMR 22mm/26.2mm ba...

In GEAR » Battery charger pack specs comparison!
April 05, 8:24pm

Re: is a fleece just a fleece?
I got a Polartec fleece from Gander Mountain for $10 on clearance. Couldn't buy polartec to make it myself for that much. It has yet to fall apart on me, pill, or lose warmth. It is well use...

In GEAR » is a fleece just a fleece?
April 05, 8:19pm

6:1 water:woolite mix, spray down, wipe away, repeat after each trip in foot/head area 10:1 water woolite mix, spray down whole bag, wipe away with a clean damp cloth after every trip. Keep t...

In GEAR » Oily skin and down bags
April 04, 7:02am

Re: Re: Re: Gear diet/ upgrade/ porn
Hey Mike! The DEAM is one of the best places in the country to pack heavy. I carry at least a pound of trash, sometimes 5lbs, out with me every time! LOL If you ever see an Interlake sailboat, h...

In GEAR » Gear diet/ upgrade/ porn
April 04, 6:35am

Charging a cell off of a cell really cuts your cycles in half. Not very green of us to do so. That's the part I forgot to mention trying to weigh all your options.

In GEAR » device chargers that use lithium AA's
March 28, 3:04pm

18650 for the win
Sorry my numbers were off. It looks like you're best off carrying up to 10,000 mah USB external batteries period. Darn interwebs misinformed me on reactor weight. The 18650 is what a lot ...

In GEAR » device chargers that use lithium AA's
March 28, 10:06am

Have you looked into the various lithium ion chemistries? The 18650 3400mah battery mentioned is a good one. However there are various sizes of batteries available for charging USB devices. As ...

In GEAR » device chargers that use lithium AA's
March 27, 6:17pm

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