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Robert Perkins (rp3957) - BPL Guest

My Locale The Sierras
About Me I usually plan 2- 3 weekend trips in the Sierras a year and try to do one 'long' hike a year. I really like the Central part of the Sierras.
CitySparks
StateNevada
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All Forum Posts by Robert Perkins

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Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
I guess since this has been moved to 'chaff', I can join in! As usual the Saul Alinsky Playbook is being used to pit one class against the other here. If your personal belief system doesn&#...

In Chaff » Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
May 21, 4:21pm

Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
Edit - I agree with Matt. Move it to Chaff.

In Chaff » Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
May 21, 7:28am

Rambling the High Sierra
Awesome! Thanks for sharing!

In Editor's Roundtable » Rambling the High Sierra
May 20, 8:31pm

Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
Why does a simple informational post turn into some kind of political or social agenda for some here? It gets really tiresome! Everyone is entitled to their personal opinions, and you can choose to...

In Chaff » Hobby Lobby has good selection of 550 cord
May 20, 6:31pm

Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Thanks again to all who replied! It sounds like my MLD Superlight is just a good, if not better than the Ptarmigan for breathability, so the hunt will continue! I am trying to contact the makers of...

In GEAR » Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
May 20, 6:54am

JMT start date: 8/12 out of Mono Meadows
Have a great trip Jay! I'm heading out in a month from HI, June 20th, the earliest I've ever done the JMT. I'm usually an August hiker, but decided to try early season this year in an a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT start date: 8/12 out of Mono Meadows
May 20, 6:50am

What is your Hexamid bug protection solution?
I sent my Hexamid Solo back and had the net added. It's a pretty easy process and the set up is still easy. I pair mine with the MLD bivy as I only break out the tarp in really buggy or rainy w...

In GEAR » What is your Hexamid bug protection solution?
May 19, 9:49pm

Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
Thanks Craig! Also, Thank you Christopher for the PM.That is very good info! I already have the MLD Superlight Bivy, so I will probably just stick with it. I may just peel the top off and, like...

In GEAR » Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
May 17, 7:57am

Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
Bump. Anyone have a Ptarmigan out there?

In GEAR » Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
May 16, 11:00pm

Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
Thanks guys! The Katabatic looks very similar to my MLD Superlight bivy now. I will look into the bug bivies as well. Thanks again!

In GEAR » Any Reveiws On The Ti Goat Ptarmigan Bivy?
May 15, 6:31pm

All Reader Reviews by Robert Perkins

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Zimmerbuilt Half-Dome, modified
I have owned many packs with some features I liked and dis-liked on each one, so I decided to give the custom order pack method a shot. After a less than pleasant experience with Kooka bay, I went int...

In Backpacks - Frameless
June 24, 9:53pm

Osprey Talon 44
I picked up this pack with my REI dividend and have been taking it for a lot of 'test-runs' in the hills and have come to really love it's fit. I have switched between trying out a SMD Swi...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
April 24, 11:23pm

Six Moons Designs 2011 Swift
I have had a chance to do a quick test run of my new Swift pack with pocket hipbelt, and no stays. I am really impressed with how this pack rides! I loaded it up with about 20 pounds and took it for a...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 09, 8:15pm

KookaBay air mattress
Edit - If I could, I would do two seperate ratings here. The pad would rate a 4, but customer sevice and response time would be a 1. I'll give it an average of 2.5. I got the pad and overall it...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 05, 1:12pm

MSR Mountain Safety Research HyperFlow microfilter
At first I just loved this filter, it had all of the qualities of a good filter; fast pumping, compact, and light. I used it in the Sierra's, in clear water, following the backflushing instruction...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
October 26, 10:32pm