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mik matra (mikmik) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Allways on the move
About Me Took me 5 or 6 trips to go from 20+ kilo baseweight to 6.7kg...finally I feel comfortable out in the country :).
CityBrisvegas
StateQueensland
CountryAustralia

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All Forum Posts by mik matra

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Re: Re: Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
"What are you eating before bed - maybe load up with some healthy fats to stoke the internal furnace a bit." I eat the freeze dried (just add boiling water) meals. I could add nuts in ...

In GEAR » Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
July 15, 4:46pm

Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
Hi everyone thanks for looking, Here are the parameters: I feel the cold almost exclusively in my back/torso, I have a TT Rainbow, Neoair Xlite full length (has reflective material to help with ...

In GEAR » Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
July 15, 4:21pm

Re: Re: stoic anorak down leaking
"No issues with mine either. But mine is 3(?) years old--so maybe a different generation." I am 'guessing' so is mine. I bought it off a BPL-er a couple year ago and noticed ev...

In GEAR » stoic anorak down leaking
July 15, 1:57pm

stoic anorak down leaking
Hi, Has anyone else got one of these down jackets and have it leak down like nobody's business? It's a bit dissappointing how much it leaks. I wore a microfleece jumper underneath and t...

In GEAR » stoic anorak down leaking
July 14, 8:16pm

simple is best
Seen a few 'spoon' threads on BPL that's for sure lol. We do put a bit on emphasys on this item don't we. I have never broken a plastic spoon on trail (there I go jinxing myself....

In GEAR » Spoon Comparison
July 07, 11:35am

Re: Shcnozzel
I haven't reweighed my NeoAir for accumulation of moisture weight from lung inflation and I also haven't done more when I got home from trip then to wipe it down let it dry (externally) the...

In GEAR » ideas on alternate ways for quick and easy inflation of air matrass please
July 07, 11:28am

Re: easy
"18 breaths an 55 sec to inflate regular exlite 12 and 30 or so for short exlite doesnt get any easier IMO. Part of easy is not fiddling with other items, etc." Not really sure why...

In GEAR » ideas on alternate ways for quick and easy inflation of air matrass please
July 06, 4:25am

Re: Re: ideas on alternate ways for quick and easy inflation of air matrass please
"How to Inflate a Thermarest NeoAir Camping Mattress with a Trash Compactor Bag " AWESOME!!!!!!!

In GEAR » ideas on alternate ways for quick and easy inflation of air matrass please
July 06, 2:02am

Franco
Thanks heaps for the video but it doesn't say the procedure of making the unit. I am guessing you tape inside and outside of the plastic bag in the same area then you cut a round hole and mark ...

In GEAR » ideas on alternate ways for quick and easy inflation of air matrass please
July 06, 2:00am

Pillow on the outer...
The main reason my pillow is on the outer is that I have discovered that my torso needs propping up away from sleeping horizontal due to my throat collapse which causes sleep apnoea and it also con...

In GEAR » Do you pack a pillow?
July 05, 4:55pm

All Reader Reviews by mik matra

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ULA Circuit
1. After a few trips I have come to the conclusion that I plainly and simply just don't like the rolltop closure. When the bag is very full it won't even close up properly as there is not enou...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 19, 6:47am