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All Forum Posts by Christopher Mills

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Re: Re: Trench Foot
"That's not trench foot. That's incipient frost bite. Your shoes were too small and they blocked the blood circulation. You were lucky." Not being familiar with trench foot, ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » "Your feet are waterproof."
February 06, 9:53pm

Trench Foot
Letting your feet dry out over night certainly helps, but it won't necessarily prevent trench foot. I managed to develop it over the course of a single long day back in 2000 (before the days o...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » "Your feet are waterproof."
February 05, 11:35am

Re: bending aluminum
Maybe these are a couple of the older threads that you remember that touched on bending aluminum rod and tubing here and here?

In Make Your Own Gear » UL Backpack Fram Question
December 01, 11:23pm

Pure Spectra
Depending on the specs, I'd be in for 2-4 yards if someone sets up a group buy.

In Make Your Own Gear » Pure Spectra fabric available
October 13, 7:43am

Re: Dyneema for sale
I am also interested, depending on the price and the fabric specs.

In Make Your Own Gear » Dyneema for sale?
September 06, 7:08am

Bear attacks in Colorado
Two people bit through their tents in separate incidents near Aspen: Bear Attack Article I did the Four Pass Loop Tuesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon, and went through these exact ar...

In On the Web » Bear attacks in Colorado
August 20, 7:26pm

Re: Every shoe rubs. What to do?
Find shoes that otherwise fit, and just take a knife and cut out the section that is rubbing (cutting tiny amounts out at a time, testing each time). If you want to, you can then add some stitchin...

In GEAR » Every shoe rubs. What to do?
August 13, 2:25pm

Re: Colorado
Thanks -- that's the info I needed. It won't help in convincing my friend to head here, but it's good info nonetheless.

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Quick mountaineering trip in Colorado
August 11, 11:04pm

Re: Need advice on quick mountaineering trip in Colorado
Bump. Anyone?

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Quick mountaineering trip in Colorado
August 09, 6:16pm

Need advice on quick mountaineering trip in Colorado
I need a recommendation for a quick mountaineering trip in Colorado. I am trying to convince a friend who was planning on climbing Shasta next week to come to Colorado instead to do a short mounta...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Quick mountaineering trip in Colorado
August 08, 6:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Christopher Mills

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RailRiders Adventure Shirt
I'm also a huge fan of the RR Adventure shirt. I've used it on a couple PCT thru-hikes and many smaller trips and it is the most versatile article of clothing I've ever used. I took two ...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
April 02, 7:50am