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Fred eric (Fre49) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale France, vallée de la Loire
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floorless shelter
First time i tried one i was sold, and i sold my double rainbow too. I used a Twin sisters a kifaru paratipi and a shangri la 5. You can enter and leave your shelter with boots on, you set up t...

In GEAR » Floorless shelter in the rain?
April 06, 12:35am

gan bei
reminds me when i was working at Daya Bay 20 years ago :) back to the subject a wide mouth titanium bottle could interest me while the narrow mouth one from vargo didnt.

In GEAR » Snow Peak Titanium Water Bottle/Flask - Wide Mouth
March 29, 2:05pm

Same i had the asymetrical pyramid i wanted for my shangri la 5 from bearpaw for a reasonnable price.

In GEAR » Inner Net for a 10x10 Mid
March 28, 1:40pm

Mike seems it was faster for France. Dont worry there will be one arriving in Scotland.............. in may 2012 if i am admited in 2012 TGO :) j/k. good luck recieving it fast it must be fr...

In GEAR » The Kettle is coming !
March 26, 1:56pm

bpl torsolite
thats what i started using with my 4 years old. now that he uses a protege from enlightenned he uses a ridgerest cut to size and i sold the torsolite but he always end up sleeping on the grass !!!!

In GEAR » What air pad for my toddler? Crazy kid won't sleep on foam anymore
March 25, 1:18pm

boiler arrived today
drinking first tea atm :) edit. 089. btw :)

In GEAR » The Kettle is coming !
March 23, 2:13pm

nanoseeum from thru hiker
Thats what i used. I made 2 from left over from a myog inner for my paratipi. I did it like a stuff bag except when laid flat it isnt rectangular. My wife and i used them for the ACT in G...

In Make Your Own Gear » Ultralight Mosquito Headnet
March 15, 9:56am

we did it in april may, because we wanted to avoid the peak season. anyway even if the area is gorgeous and we were alone with the circuit being closed we really hated the "being held by the ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ten Days in Torres del Paine: Global Test Photo Essay
March 11, 12:16pm

suluk 46 small stuffs sacs
Best ready to use snow stakes are suluk46 ones, i carry 4 of them when i want to setup fast. Lightest option is deadmen be it wood or your hiking poles / snowshoes etc.. I use 15-20" long ...

In GEAR » Setup tips for a 2009 Golite Shangri-La 3 in snow
March 03, 1:37am

I do it with neoair and golite ion.

In GEAR » Air pad instead of foam in frameless pack
February 24, 3:01am

All Reader Reviews by Fred eric

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Mountain Laurel Design FS exodus
After a few overnight with this pack ( he was too big , but i wanted to try it asap, planning for 2013 TGO ), i just did my first one week snowshoeing hike with it. - first as i have complained on ...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
March 03, 3:09am

Black Rock Gear Hadron
I ordered an XL Hadron, because the previous blackrock hat i had was a slightly tight fit in L. Evan questionned me by mail to check if i really needed an XL. I ended with a slightly larger than nor...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
September 15, 12:30pm

MLD Trailstar
After some week end uses ill give it a 5 as a 2 adults plus 4 year old son shelter. With a ground cloth and stakes i am at about 550+150+100= 800g for 2 1/2 people. I like the simplicity , no ve...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
September 04, 8:03am
I wanted some dry bags for packrafting and to try shipito I bought 2 POE pneumo ltw 50l the last model with rounded bottom They sent me the 2009 model with square bottom that was on sale on their w...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
October 13, 12:52am

PHD minimus down socks
sizing is strange, my wife feet are 5/38 so i ordered Small in fact i can use them and my feets are 10 /44. The loft is impressing, but due to the construction you have a lot below the feet and b...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
April 01, 6:18am

Watchful Eye Designs Aloksak
i usualy use a ziploc for my money, visa card and id card while hiking this time when i left for 3 weeks in Greenland i decided to use the small aloksak that was given me with some other purchase o...

In Miscellaneous Products
August 09, 2:16pm
Had after thought and sent a mail to change order. 30 min after it i recieved answer and refund so i could redo order : Hello Frederic- No problem at all with regards to the order changes. I&#...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 10, 2:01pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
DR in the snow! Its a great lightweight 2 persons tent. First i like the headroom and 2 larges entries . My wife and i...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 9:36am

Garmin eTrex Legend
I bought one and only use it for snow hiking out of trails. Otherwise as i cannot hike close to my home, i dont hike often in the same place, so i wouldnt buy a 100€ map for only 5-6 days of use. ...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
December 11, 11:40pm