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The Brunton remote canister converter includes both the hose and canister fitting. I got mine at REI a while ago. You can take off any pieces you don't want. Jim

In Make Your Own Gear » Hose for Remote canister stove
June 04, 2:07pm

Clipping the inner
I've been playing around with this kind of setup for a while, and would appreciate input on how you clip in the inner once the fly is in place. Do you attach the hooks by grabbing them through...

In GEAR » Setting up a BA Fly Creek UL2 in the rain
May 28, 10:12pm

Measured it
I've actually carried a two thermometer meter to measure the differences between the inside and outside of my Fly Creek 2. I have consistently seen 5-8 F warmer temperatures inside the tent th...

In GEAR » additional warmth provided by rain fly in double wall tent
May 20, 12:24pm

not regular laundry detergent
Regular laundry detergents will strip the oils from down and reduce the loft of your quilt. There are special down wash soaps available such as Nikwax down wash which will preserve the natural oil...

In GEAR » Washing a down quilt
May 19, 4:56am

Side pockets
Eric, I am curious about what aftermarket side pockets you are using. I am still searching for the side pocket solution that fits my hiking. I am particularly interested in side pockets that do ...

In GEAR » Hiking Back Pack's with Molle?
May 15, 1:09pm

Titanium windscreen?
Jon, I had the pleasure to use a stove of yours for a while on the AT. I liked the ease of setup of the windscreen, and the alcohol stove worked well. The stove was used by someone else before I...

In Gear Deals » 30% off Epicurean Titanium Stoves
May 06, 8:39pm

Salomons vs. other brands
I found that Salomons are much less durable than Vasques, Merrels, and most other brands of shoes that I use. I easily get over 1000 miles of hiking in most of my shoes, but was lucky to get 300-4...

In GEAR » Life of trail runners
April 22, 11:24am

You might try putting a very small amount of a cotton ball under the tab before you light it, and as you add any additional fuels. I've found that the cotton ball acts like a wick in a candle,...

In GEAR » BPL's Firelite solid fuel tabs
April 20, 10:46am

One on the AT
There was at least one hiker using this tent on the AT last month. I was very impressed with the interior size, and the stability in a pretty significant wind. I use a Fly Creek 2, and this tent ...

In GEAR » Big Agnes Scout UL2
April 18, 5:07pm

Carbon fiber poles at Costco
There was a nice carbon fiber hiking pole set for sale at Costco today for $27. Poles are adjustable in length, come with snow basket, mud basket, rubber feet. The poles felt quite light, and the c...

In Gear Deals » Carbon fiber poles at Costco
February 12, 1:25pm

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