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Adam Kilpatrick (oysters) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me Into Bushwalking in remote areas in Australia. Have completed alot of walks in Southern Australia, especially in the Flinders Ranges, but also some decent trips in Victoria, Tasmania, Central Australia, Kakadu, Japan, China, Korea.

I also spend a lot of time in the field for work (arid areas) and am an avid Scouter!

Oh yeah, and I'm into cycling and photography too.
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Re: MLD Cuben Poncho Question
See this thread: Note that Steve Evans is a pretty tal...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » MLD Cuben Poncho Question
October 28, 2:30am

Great thread
This is a great thread Monte I like the idea of a mini tarp with WPB a lot. There are large potential time savings to be had vs futzing around with a larger tarp all the time...say you find s...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » ZPacks Mini Tarp/ Rain Kilt $ XUL Shelter/ Sleep System
October 28, 2:27am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: How low in Temp can you go SUL
Yes at that temp (well and truly sub freezing) going the full flap and straps is really a good idea, I agree.

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » How low in Temp can you go SUL?
October 28, 12:59am

Re: A Makeover on the AT
I saw someone post this on facebook. Sensational. Makes me want to thru-hike right out the door right now...(not that I'm overweight or anything, but more geared for strength at the moment whic...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » A Makeover on the AT
October 28, 12:07am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: How low in Temp can you go SUL
For such a flap, the lightest weight cuben could be used just fine. Javan Dempsey used to do some of his quilts with a well designed flap. Worth looking up. I think more modern strap systems ...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » How low in Temp can you go SUL?
October 27, 9:05pm

Re: Re: Re: Cutting Cuben
The Moh's hardness scale of spectra and steel is different. It doesn't matter how thick or large the harder piece is, it will always wear away at the softer piece. Mice never encounter t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cutting Cuben
October 26, 7:15pm

Re: Should I buy a Zpacks Challenger rain jacket?
You could check out the Sierra Designs Cagoule

In GEAR » Should I buy a Zpac Challenger rain jacket?
October 26, 7:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Peanut butter brittle brittle?
I had pretty much exactly the same thoughts as James on doing a wrap around the top. Regardless of the rivet splitting issues it could help with, the top of the peg sits out of the ground and takes...

In Make Your Own Gear » Carbon fiber tent/tarp stakes
October 25, 3:24am

Re: Just Finished New Tarp
Looks great! Is that the 1.03oz Membrane with the Pu2000 coating from ripstop by the roll? If so, how do you find it/like it? :-)

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Tarp
October 23, 6:36am

Re: Re: taught line hitch
Millions of ways to skin a cat. I can see people being very happy with something what Lawson has produced like this for UL set ups. Other knot based ways can include using prussiks (classic, fre...

In GEAR » Lawson's new Bar Tensioners
October 23, 6:28am

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