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Inaki Diaz de Etura (inaki) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Inaki Diaz de Etura

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Re: Is it even possible to stay dry in a rain forest? Should I just give up?
Sew webbing loops. 6 of them would do, maybe just 5 if you can already suspend the head area: you'd need one on each corner at ground level that you would stake down, two on the top, feet and h...

In GEAR » Is it even possible to stay dry in a rain forest? Should I just give up?
April 17, 12:38pm

Re: Is it even possible to stay dry in a rain forest? Should I just give up?
Another thing you could do is use a bivy with a vertical support as well as staked down to the ground so the bivy top is not in contact with your sleeping bag and works as a mini-inner tent. Prefer...

In GEAR » Is it even possible to stay dry in a rain forest? Should I just give up?
April 17, 7:14am

Re: Bivy on east coast
if you use a bivy, get one that you can stake down and whose top you can somehow hang from a vertical support, thus creating a mini-tent. The condensation will stay on the bivy top and it'll no...

In GEAR » Bivy on east coast
April 13, 12:31am

Re: Re: Can't please everyone...
My comments were all about desing features, not weight

In Editor's Roundtable » Guide's Gear Award No. 1: Gossamer Gear Mariposa Backpack
April 10, 5:17pm

Re: Re:
> Sleeping bag had noticeably more crusty ice (frozen condensation from perspiration) near my legs which were inside the bivy. My upper body (outside the bivy, was almost frost free not a fai...

In GEAR » Bivy under tarp -- what's the point?
April 10, 4:38pm

Re: Can't please everyone...
> Obviously this pack, and GG, are not trying to appeal to the 'ultra light' crowd with this pack Obviously, and I'm fine with that. What I find odd is that it gets a BPL award. I...

In Editor's Roundtable » Guide's Gear Award No. 1: Gossamer Gear Mariposa Backpack
April 10, 4:33pm

Re: Bivy under tarp -- what's the point?
The difference between the two nights is most likely due to different ambient conditions. Some can be very local or subtle but mean a very different end result as far as condensation goes: a slight...

In GEAR » Bivy under tarp -- what's the point?
April 10, 1:01am

Re: Guide's Gear Award No. 1: Gossamer Gear Mariposa Backpack
Strange I find myself so far from BPL on something. This pack goes against many of the design principles I get from the lightweight approach. And the frame is not one of them. Lightweight is abo...

In Editor's Roundtable » Guide's Gear Award No. 1: Gossamer Gear Mariposa Backpack
April 09, 2:03am

Re: Any websites for trip ideas?
Check out Traildino

In Pre-Trip Planning » Any websites for trip ideas?
April 06, 4:12am

Re: Science!
A soft bottle will not allow any expansion, you'd need a elastic one for that. It'd probably be easier to blow up than a hard sided one when going uphill. I guess it might behave better at ...

In GEAR » Carrying Olive Oil
April 01, 6:58am

All Reader Reviews by Inaki Diaz de Etura

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Golite Hex 3
Not a full review but just a small addition on what's already been said regarding winter use. While skis make for wonderful stakes on deep snow, unfortunately the tie out loops at the end of the 6 mai...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
January 18, 7:47am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
I was torn between Ghost and Alpinist before ordering and eventually ordered something in between, quite like the former X from BMW. It has the loft of the Ghost with the dimensions of the Alpinist an...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 05, 11:08am