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Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

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Re: Thoughts on the Camp-Tek Microburst?
Great little device. Unlike the instaflator you can do something else while your pad is blowing up. Also better if raining, since you can't be in the tent with an instaflator as easily.

In GEAR » The lost "jet engine" ground pad inflator?
April 17, 7:17pm

Re: Why do I even bother to look at this page?
Here sits Eric. Decades of experience as an educator, ski patroller and survival instructor. One would think that this is the type of person that could generate quality content for other to enjoy. ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Ehy do I even bother to look at this page?
April 17, 7:53am

Re: The REAL america
"7. Bury-less toilet paper that turn into children’s laughter 30 seconds after use" That's creepy.

In GEAR » Dreaming with my tax return...
April 17, 7:02am

Re: Why do I even bother to look at this page?
Well, what were you expecting? It's a backpacking site. There will be limits to what is discussed. Especially now the Chaff has been hobbled. You can tell us about your dislike of the NeoA...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Ehy do I even bother to look at this page?
April 17, 6:55am

Author's tent design
http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/mountain_hardware_bunker_1_orsm06.html?mb_sort=#.U09N9V5d1nF

In Editor's Roundtable » Top Ultralight Tent Review
April 16, 9:45pm

Re: Some Ultralight Tent Reviews
Here is an earlier, much more detailed review of the MH SMUL2 http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/mhw_supermegaul2_review.html#.U08tDV5d1nE

In Editor's Roundtable » Top Ultralight Tent Review
April 16, 7:25pm

Re: weight of a knot
Bust out your scale. Every OCD BPLr has a scale, right? Report back. With photos.

In Philosophy & Technique » weight of a knot
April 16, 7:16pm

Re: Dreaming with my tax return...
I'm dreaming up ways to pay mine.

In GEAR » Dreaming with my tax return...
April 16, 5:59pm

Re: The Care and Feeding of Lindal Valves
Wow. Thanks Roger. I never have issues with the lineal valve canisters. I always buy Snow Peak or Primus canisters. I reuse the plastic cap that covers the valve in the shops too though. Keeps thin...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Care and Feeding of Lindal Valves
April 16, 8:02am

Re: Spot 2
If you don't activate you'll only be out $45.

In Gear Deals » Spot 2
April 16, 7:52am

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am