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Jon Rhoderick (hotrhoddudeguy) - BPL Professional Member

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All Forum Posts by Jon Rhoderick

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WTB: Thermarest Neo Air (S/M) & Cuben Tarp
Hi all! Looking to buy a small or medium Neo Air pad for $80 - $90 shipped. I'm also interested in a Spinntex or Cuben tarp. I have my sights on the MLD Monk, but if you've got anythi...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Thermarest Neo Air (S/M) & Cuben Tarp
May 23, 4:30pm

Re: Re: FS: WM Flight Vest & More
I have pictures of the jetboil here http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=20852 Montbell thermawrap is the thermawrap action, sized...

In Gear Swap » FS: WM Flight Vest
August 10, 11:57am

Re: FS: WM Flight Vest & More
apologies for slow responses, SOLD TNF sweater and polo PENDING jetboil gaiters, and katadhin filter more to follow

In Gear Swap » FS: WM Flight Vest
August 10, 11:50am

Flight Pic
If you want any other specific photos just let me know and I'll post them up.

In Gear Swap » FS: WM Flight Vest
August 08, 7:53pm

FS: WM Flight Vest & More
Selling a Western Mountaineering Flight Vest in size XL. It has not been used on any trips, has never been compressed at all, and has always been stored on a hanger. All in all I've worn it 3 o...

In Gear Swap » FS: WM Flight Vest
August 07, 8:34pm

additional testing
One thing im interested in as well as well as the jetboil/etapower etc. is attachable systems like the MSR one, which can easily be homemade. Steve House used a similar set up made of aluminium on...

In Editor's Roundtable » Heat Exchanger Stove Shootout: Part 1
Introduction and Test Method

August 05, 10:45am

Re: Thanks
i dont think you NEED the rope...

In GEAR » Beginner Backpack
May 20, 11:30pm

Re: I need a couple new pairs of Pants for this Spring & Summer...
Ive been wearing softshell pants more and more, I find if your wearing it, the weight isn't nearly as important, and it helps keep your legs less chilly. Im currently looking for cheaper alter...

In GEAR » I need a couple new pairs of Pants for this Spring & Summer...
May 07, 3:24pm

What's your favorite BPL gearlist
I'm sure most of us like our own gear the best, but what gear lists have helped you hone your technique. For me a short list would be 2 by Jonathan Ryan about deep winter gear and one from mi...

In Gear Lists » What's your favorite BPL gearlist
May 05, 8:41pm

Jetboil Pics
Note the melt on the first pic (cosmetic), cup scuffs, and minor wear on the pot, The piezo pic is awesome

In Gear Swap » Clothing, Jetboil, water bottle filters
May 05, 12:20pm

All Reader Reviews by Jon Rhoderick

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Smartwool Midweight Lomgsleeve Zip
This thing is absolutely phenomenal. Between rolling the sleeves up and the zip, I'm comfy hiking from 80 to about 40 with just the base layer, and down to about 30 or 25 with a rain jacket. Use...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
December 08, 12:55am

Patagonia Micro Puff Pullover
This, an OR Celestial jacket, smartwool mid pullover, and balaclava kept me tolerably warm down to 10* in the canyons of Utah. Packs well, feels great against your skin, and it doesn't seem to ha...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
December 08, 12:48am

Allen and Mike's Backcountry Ski Book
This book is rad. Took it on a NOLS backcountry ski course and pretty much found that we did virtually all the cool tips in this book for 12 days and were not even close to getting uncomfortable. I ...

In Books and Media
December 08, 12:39am

Petzl Meteor III Climbing Helmet
This thing looks like its not going to last long for those who climb really head bangerlike routes. Luckily have yet to test its strength, but what I like most is its fit. I haven't gone and tri...

In Climbing Gear & Accessories
December 08, 12:29am

Trango Superfly Screwlock Carabiner
Used these on Wind River multipitches, after a belay biner or two these are awesome for filling in a bunch of lockers for security and not actually worrying about the weight. Great grippy screw, spin...

In Climbing Gear & Accessories
December 08, 12:22am

Mountain Hardwear 2-3 year old windshell
Simple halfzip, green nylon windshell that stuffs into its pocket. Lined collar drawcord hem and clip for carabiner. The nylon is a ripstop that is very comfortable on the skin, this and a base laye...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
March 17, 1:33pm

Outdoor Research Celestial
I just picked this jacket up from a closeout, still pricey at $150, but its a high quality jacket. It uses GoreTex paclite, which has average breathability but the weight is not bad at all, 10.5 oz f...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 17, 1:26pm

Golite Trail Fly and Tail Spike
I've heard they fixed some problems but the pair I had didn't last more than 1 day hike along with about 3 months as using them as my go to shoes. I got them in September and come December I ...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
January 24, 3:05pm

Outdoor Research Sequence Base Layers
For the price I think that it would be very hard to find better base layers than the Outdoor Research Sequence long sleeve or short sleeve tops. They are a mix of wool and polyester, and having owned...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
January 24, 2:57pm

Montbell Thermawrap Action
This is a very interesting garment, Golite made a similar model a while ago, that features a 50g synthetic insulation body with 15 denier nylon along with stretch fleece sides. The fleece adds to the...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
January 24, 2:48pm