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Kevin Schneringer (Slammer) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Oklahoma Flat Lands
About Me I am still getting the hang of ultralight backpacking,pack weights dropping gear downsizing.
Love the outdoors and hiking with only what I need.

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All Forum Posts by Kevin Schneringer

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"Tyvek shoe/boot covers?"
I picked up some at Home Depot in the paint section. They have tyvek painters suits, and shoe covers. They come in 2 packs. And work great over my FF down booties. It's a $3 investment. ...

In GEAR » Tyvek shoe/boot covers?
January 01, 1:57pm

Tarp received
Just received the Yama tarp in excellent shape. Just as advertised. Tim Shipped same day as payment made.

In Gear Swap » Yama Mountain Cirriform tarp and bug net 1.0, Oware 6x10 tarp
December 27, 9:15am

"Z-packs stick on loop patch strength?"
I have used them for added tie outs for my tarp with good success. Although I would not use them as main guyout points. Just to pull up a side or add light tension above my feet etc.

In Make Your Own Gear » Z-packs stick on loop patch strength?
December 22, 6:48pm

Temp rating
Temp rating, sizing,weight etc. Let us know some details so we know exactly what your looking for.

In Gear Swap » WTB: Quilt, 800 down fill
December 10, 7:47pm

Colorado Trail 2013
Very interesting read and timely, I'm headed that way in 2015. I found the writing style very entertaining as well. Pics, fantastic!

In Post-Trip Reports » Colorado Trail 2013
December 04, 8:15pm

Price dropped- FS Hammock Gear incubator 20 (+2oz overfill) underquilt"
Sold Pending Funds- Price dropped to $225

In Gear Swap » FS: Hammock Gear incubator 20 (+2oz overfill) underquilt
November 29, 11:55am

FS: Hammock Gear incubator 20 (+2oz overfill) underquilt
Details of my order confirmation below. Bought new Feb 2014 used 3 times always dry, hung in gear closet. None smoker, in excellent condition. Comes with original stuff sack. Asking $225 inc...

In Gear Swap » FS: Hammock Gear incubator 20 (+2oz overfill) underquilt
November 24, 8:02pm

Re: Glove shells and liners
I just picked up a pair of TNH Runners 3 overmitts. Hyvent shell 1.25 oz for pair I wore this past Saturday in rain for 8 hours with no wet out. They run small so size up! With fleece glove they ...

In Winter Hiking » Glove shells and liners
November 24, 2:11pm

Evazote foam R values
I am sure I have seen this listed somewhere. However I can't seem to locate it. Anyone have actual or estimated R values of evazote pads similar to what Lawson or GG sells.

In GEAR » Evazote foam R values
November 19, 7:22pm

Quarter dome 3 info
This should be a link to some thoughts and info for the 2014 Quarter Dome 3

In GEAR » 3 person tent
November 13, 7:59pm

All Reader Reviews by Kevin Schneringer

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Helium Hiking Equipment Rain Kilt
I just got my Heluim Hiking Eq. Rain kilt. Overall impression is that its exactly as advertised. I ordered the optional tie-outs and advertised weightis 2 oz including stuff sack. Mine came in at 4...

In Clothing - Raingear
January 08, 7:21pm

Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Bear Den 1
My Bear Den 1 is a great tent/shaped tarp and with the extended beak it is a palace. The shelter performs well in winds up to at least 30 mph. I have not had it in winds higher but suspect it would h...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
November 03, 5:53am

Zpacks Cuben WPB Jacket
Update-Well I have used this jacket for 4 days with light rain,drizzle and heavy rain.It performs flawlessly but pit zips are a must, so glad I added them. I have upgrade review to a 5 because this...

In Clothing - Raingear
July 08, 5:38pm

Tarptent Rainshadow 2
I would like to get an update out for this item since it has been some 6+years since a review was made. If you are looking for a 14 ounce per person tent this is it. Great family tent with good venti...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 25, 8:53pm