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New night time video king
Having had, last century, to push process B&W film to get to 800ASA (same as ISO) , it is a bit hard for me to grasp 409,600 ISO

In Photography » New night time video king
April 13, 9:58pm

TENT, SLEEPING BAG AND STOVE SUGGESTIONS.
Mountaineering stuff is heavy, bulky and expensive. Not the sort of gear that you would want to use or carry when not mountaineering. Great to have say a 0 f bag but it's going to be twice a...

In GEAR » TENT, SLEEPING BAG AND STOVE SUGGESTIONS.
April 13, 6:04pm

New night time video king
How about a camera that can capture at 409.600 ISO in colour ? This is the Sony Alpha 7s . Here is a clip showing the camera going from 1600 ISO to 409,600 ISO : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...

In Photography » New night time video king
April 12, 4:56pm

MSR Hubba Hubba (not NX)
Paul, the point in question is not really the floor length but the usable space. The two are not one and the same if the walls are not at 90 degree (perpendicular) to the ground. BTW, I am not s...

In GEAR » MSR Hubba Hubba (not NX)
April 12, 12:23am

Alcohol stove issues
I glued some felt on the bottom of one of my stoves for insulation. I don't remember which one but that particular stove suffered from conductive heat loss (I would think that it was a pressur...

In GEAR » Alcohol stove issues
April 11, 9:02pm

Alcohol stove issues
Ah, you are using Everclear or something like that. Well in that case yes you are using 30% water... I was thinking about SLX or Yellow Deet but yes I do know that some are concerned about those ...

In GEAR » Alcohol stove issues
April 11, 7:31pm

Alcohol stove issues
My guess is that the air temperature might be lower and your burners takes longer to bloom. Don't know what fuel you are using but 95 to 97% of it should be alcohol, the rest is water and or a...

In GEAR » Alcohol stove issues
April 11, 7:06pm

MSR Hubba Hubba (not NX)
There are several HH versions, the one I see EEI has on sale is the green fly type. Looks to me that the NX has a bit more usable floor space than this one : NX MSR gives that 84" l...

In GEAR » MSR Hubba Hubba (not NX)
April 11, 5:03pm

Alternatives to overpriced urethane seam sealers?
Silicone should no be used with PU coated fabrics (only on siliconised nylon/silnylon) as polyurethane polymer (Seam Grip) should not be used on silnylon. Think of diesel in diesel engines and gas...

In GEAR » Alternatives to overpriced urethane seam sealers?
April 09, 4:08am

WTB 2 person tent for 100 dollars
Tarptent videos.... They work for me with Chrome but not Mozilla or Explorer. There is a Tarptent Channel on You Tube, I can see those on Explorer from there.

In Gear Swap » WTB 2 person tent for 100 dollars.
April 08, 9:10pm

All Reader Reviews by Franco Darioli

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Tarptent Contrail
My rating is based on what this shelter was designed for, and not to be understood as part of the "best tent ever, for anybody ,anywhere" award. Most of the good points have already been co...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
November 07, 4:48pm