Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Dave U (FamilyGuy) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Rockies
About Me Dave U has not added a biography yet.

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Dave U

Showing 11 - 20 of 7151 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...716
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: cancer
"An outdoorsman can only hope to have a good death." The ending is symbolic as it relates that good men are always betrayed by those who have been shown mercy in the past (the bear spa...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » PCT and Terminal Cancer
January 27, 12:47pm

Re: PCT and Terminal Cancer
Thanks Nico.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » PCT and Terminal Cancer
January 27, 12:45pm

Re: Tape
My current Porter is taped (Black - 150D) and because it is sealed so well, I have never gotten moisture inside the pack. Not sure how one does that given it is taped. This would be like getting ...

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 12:12pm

Re: Hydration Port leakage
Sorry - yes, I had it closed. I am not a fan of hydration bags. HMG will do some custom work for a fee so it is always a good idea to inquire directly to see what they can do for that 'perf...

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 11:12am

Re: Re: Frame sheet
"Only in X33 fabric :)" Get the heavier black cuben. It is absolutely bomber stuff. Not a posted option but HMG will do it.

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 10:35am

Re: Re: Southwest vs Porter waterproof
John, the other difference with the Porter is that the side compression straps and webbing are much thicker, which may be better to carry external gear. The models that I touched in the past, albe...

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 9:23am

Re: Southwest vs Porter waterproof
I had a some moisture that I believe came in from the hydration port on a very wet trek on Vancouver Island. I had the Porter dunked once in a stream (long story) and no moisture got in. I don&...

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 9:18am

Re: hydration port leak?
Hi Michael, I was a tester for HMG and have used all of their packs in extremely wet conditions. The Porter was specifically designed for expedition pack rafting, which is what the OP is using it f...

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 27, 8:17am

Re: But what about the Southwest?
The Porter is more waterproof without any hydration port, unlike the Southwest if that is a consideration.

In GEAR » Which HMG pack?
January 26, 9:57pm

Re: Advantage of Aquamira: Faster acting than Tablets
"The chlorine dioxide tablets say to wait 4 hours." As Greg indicates, the wait times for both liquid and tablet are identical.

In GEAR » Opinions on the Clelland aquamira mix method?
January 26, 7:17pm

All Reader Reviews by Dave U

Showing 1 - 10 of 11 | Page: 1 2
 

Review

Category

Lightweight Backpacking and Camping by Ryan Jordan et al.
NM

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:10pm

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007
NM

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:06pm

Integral Designs eVent Overbag
NM

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
March 13, 11:26pm

GoLite Jam2
nm

In Backpacks - Frameless
March 13, 11:22pm

TarpTent
nm

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:20pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
nm

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:17pm

Integral Designs Event Unishelter
nm

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
November 06, 10:23pm

Integral Design Hot Socks
?

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
November 06, 10:16pm

Integral Designs Pertex Windshirt
nm

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
November 05, 8:16am

C and C Outdoors
Tough company to deal with. Most of their stock they drop ship direct from the manufacturer so although you may see something and put it in your cart and order it, it will not be currently available....

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 18, 10:01am