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Jim Milstein (JimSubzero) - BPL Premium Member

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All Forum Posts by Jim Milstein

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: New Plans Not for Mid-March, but March 25
Everything Doug says is true. Well, everything in his previous note. I, too, have the Recreation Plan, and I will downgrade to the Safety Plan on the stroke of March 25. Just talked to Scott at ...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 17, 12:22pm

Re: Re: New Plans Not for Mid-March, but March 25
"Jim, how do you interpret those words? One way would mean that you can send a thousand messages per month if they are all preset messages. Another way would mean that you still get only...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 17, 9:35am

New Plans Not for Mid-March, but March 25
Just saw it on the Delorme web site. The new terms for the Safety Plan make it very useful. The plan provides unlimited Preset Messages. Too bad they only allow three different ones; how about ...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 16, 8:09pm

Old Plans to Be Grandfathered w/o New Plan Terms
I just spoke to John at DeLorme Customer Support and he said that the old annual plans would be honored at the old rates and with their old terms. So, if you have the Safety Plan at $9.95/mo, it wo...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 04, 10:58am

Re: Re: Syncing
If your sync on the Mac problem is the same as mine was, the fix below may help. With the update, synching is much better. You can see my Mac error message at the bottom. Casey A. via sendgrid.i...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
March 01, 6:16pm

Re: plastic boots
"I have worn plastic boots (Scarpa T3s) just once." Bad fit it sounds like, Roger. With well-fitting, well-baked liners you would have been overcome with ecstasy instead of with pain. ...

In Editor's Roundtable » AT Nordic Ski Systems: Discovering the Best of Backcountry Nordic and Alpine Touring Systems Through Hybridization
February 23, 9:06pm

Re: AT Nordic
"Excellent. I've been pondering something similar, just a bit more powder capable. I'm thinking Voile Vector BC skis (fishscales, 117-94-107, 6 lbs) and up a level for boot stiffness.&...

In Editor's Roundtable » AT Nordic Ski Systems: Discovering the Best of Backcountry Nordic and Alpine Touring Systems Through Hybridization
February 19, 10:38am

Re: re: modern BC nordic
"hiking and doing camp chores in plastic boots, even heavily rockered, short BSL race boots, sucks." I'm using the La Sportiva Sideral boots, lightweight nylon mostly with a little...

In Editor's Roundtable » AT Nordic Ski Systems: Discovering the Best of Backcountry Nordic and Alpine Touring Systems Through Hybridization
February 19, 10:29am

Re: Then again...
"but what can compare with the all-too-occasional grace and elegance of fluent telemarking?" As a longtime fluent, graceful, and elegant backcountry telemarker who just this year switc...

In Editor's Roundtable » AT Nordic Ski Systems: Discovering the Best of Backcountry Nordic and Alpine Touring Systems Through Hybridization
February 19, 10:14am

Re: Re: inReach Month by Month, Coming Mid-March
I'm innocent!

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
February 15, 9:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Jim Milstein

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DeLorme inReach SE
I just got the inReach SE today. This review will be added to as I exercise more aspects of the SE. The rating above, a four, is provisional. I had to put in something. So far the device has done ...

In First Aid and Survival Gear & Accessories
June 15, 5:09pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation
I've slept under this quilt at temperatures down to 8ºF (-13ºC) on an Exped Synmat UL 7 LW in a homemade Tyvek bivvy under the stars. I was warm. The 10D fabrics I chose for both inside and outs...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 28, 2:43pm

Exped SynMat UL 7
The weight was exactly what Exped specified, 20.9 oz. I have slept on it in temperatures down to 8ºF in a homemade Tyvek bivvy with an enLIGHTened Equipment 20ºF quilt. It's good! (So was the q...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 28, 2:05pm