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Jim Morrison (Pliny) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest
About Me Currently hike mainly in the Olympic Mountains and some in the Cascade Mountains. Have hiked and lived in California and Alaska. I enjoy painting watercolors in the wilderness.
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Good information
Thanks for all the good information here. I get the feeling that Ultra-light people do like the Esbit and that although it takes more skill to operate, and perhaps some advanced experimentation an...

In GEAR » Esbit Logic
March 06, 7:52pm

Esbit Logic
I'm trying to decide which stove system is lighter and I'd like someone to check my logic here. I have an older version of the Primus Micron called the Micro. It weighs 3.5 ounces. That...

In GEAR » Esbit Logic
March 06, 4:10pm

thanks for the Packa link. It is an interesting concept. Living in the Pacific Northwest we are always trying to figure out new ways to deal with wet weather.

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 02, 3:15pm

And one more thing
Now that parka has been mentioned.....In addition to my Dri-Ducks rain jacket I often take a lightweight Marmot wind jacket (w/hood) because it only weighs a few ounces and it is more versatile (wa...

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 02, 3:10pm

Right, water filter...
I did forget the water filter. I always feel fine with iodine and have for some years. But, I will be hiking with 3 other people and in the past when I have hiked with them I carry the water filte...

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 02, 3:05pm

Eric. I'm not familiar with a "Packa" and Google returned too many hits to find what I might be looking for. Andy, the Ridge Rest (9 oz) you are referring to: is that the closed c...

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 02, 3:02pm

Vapor Barrier and Insensible Sweat
This has been a great discussion on Vapor Barrier theory. I noticed a couple of responses where they liked the idea of a VBL and both happened to be in very cold climates. This seems to be consis...

In GEAR » Bivy Condensation
March 02, 2:33pm

Okay, I need to add the second page "Clothing"
see the attached. Sorry it didn't get in on the first page. Clothing Rain Jacket DriDucks 0.4 6.0 170 Rain pants 0.4 6.0 170 UV Shirt long sleeve Tita...

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 01, 7:49pm

my list: Any suggestions?
I'm new at this, but I'll attempt to put my gear list here as an image. Bear with me, I don't know if it will work or not. Any suggestions for reducing weight, or on the other hand inc...

In Gear Lists » my list: Any suggestions?
March 01, 7:41pm

How about Vapor Barrier? Would that work?
According to the proponents if you have a vapor barrier between the sleeping bag and you, somehow, magically perhaps, insensible sweat stops and therefore there is no condensation problem. I don&#...

In GEAR » Bivy Condensation
March 01, 1:37pm

All Reader Reviews by Jim Morrison

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Driducks rainsuit
I have had two sets of this type of rain suit. Drop-stoppers and now Dri-Ducks. That says something; the first set wore out. Pants split at the crotch. The jacket started looking worn out and I got...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 25, 10:34pm