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Steven Evans (Steve_Evans) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Steven Evans

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Jim, Nice to hear. I still use my regularly in the summer. It's obvoiusly on the more fragile side than other pieces of gear out there, but it's tougher than you think. Take care of it and...

August 23, 10:40am

"I've read before that as long as the tie outs were constructed properly a .34oz/yd tarp would last." Many moons ago I considered bringing a .33 tarp to market based on the amount ...

August 22, 10:41am

Re: How heavy is a heavy boot?
Its been a while since I looked at boots, but I think 15.8 oz each is pretty light - unless you are rocking some seriously tiny feet. My lowcut runners weigh 12.75oz each in size 11 so you aren'...

In GEAR » How heavy is a heavy boot?
August 17, 10:38am

Re: 1/8" Evazote Pad aka GG thinlight 1/8"
I have done it before but can honestly say it is not something I enjoyed all that much. It's the sort of feeling where initially it doesn't seem too bad and then throughout the night, certa...

In GEAR » 1/8" Evazote Pad aka GG thinlight 1/8"
August 06, 7:45am

Re: Stringing Wind Shirt across Poncho/Tarp in Half-Pyramid
Bryce, I got your email, and apologize for this late reply. Looks like you have already got some great suggestions. Because of my height, when the rain is bad, I pitch it in a-frame. I have even pi...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Approaching 4lb barrier....need feedback on modded MLD Poncho Tarp Specifically
August 01, 5:54pm

Re: Re: Re: Sul gear thread
" What is "suluk" and "46"? " Good question, I get asked it on a regular basis.

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Sul gear thread
August 01, 5:31pm

Re: Sul gear thread
Hi William, If you are up for a little reading, check out my trip reports on my website. Each one has a pdf gearlist. My trips range from solo SUL, beerpacking with buddies, to deep winter so they...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Sul gear thread
August 01, 5:17pm

Re: Re: We need a SUL Thread PLEASE
Wow, this should be a fun forum. I didn't even see any of this today. I actually don't even post much anymore because I'm pretty sure everyone thought I was crazy. Good to see I'm n...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » We need a SUL Thread PLEASE
August 01, 5:12pm

Re: I cut down my NeoAir...
Erik, Great! Glad it worked out for you. I still have mine and have been using it for about 2 years since I modified it, no leaks whatsoever. Let us know how it goes out there.

In Make Your Own Gear » I cut down my NeoAir...
July 23, 6:21am

Re: Wow, totally missed that
Chris, I haven't been updating the site as much as I would like to these days. The fabric is too expensive to sell by the yard. I pay high shipping and fees to get it into Canada, so it would ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Waterproof/Breathable Cuben Fiber Jacket
July 17, 10:12am

All Reader Reviews by Steven Evans

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Forty Below Light Energy TR Overboots/Simple Slippers
First off, here is the system I currently use: 1st: Thin liner sock, 2nd: Vapour Barrier Liner, 3rd: Montrail Hardrocks, 4th: 40 Below TR Overboot Why did I purchase the 40 Below Overboot?...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
May 14, 8:29am

Nunatak Arc AT
If you are thinking about this quilt, go for it. This system is the best I have used...just make sure you are ready for it. Paired with my Nunatak Skaha Plus, this is my 3 season sleep setup. I hav...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 19, 12:03pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
With only one review for the rainbow, I had to put my 2 cents in here. Adding on the above post. Straight out of the box (tent, stuff sack, stakes etc.) and thrown on a scale, mine comes in at 4...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 7:02am

Patagonia Ready Mix Softshell Jacket
I bought this on a whim just over a year ago after reading some reviews on it. This has turned out to be my go-to jacket for all my winter activities. From snowboarding to snowshoeing, there is no rea...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 20, 6:39am

Feathered Friends Customer Service
While the products are great, I purchased a 2 sets of Down Booties (which were in stock) on Jan-15th. Credit Card was charged same day and product was to be shipped next day. 3 weeks later I started t...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 19, 10:35pm

Six Moon Designs Essence '07
Simply put, this pack had everything I was looking for - in order of importance: 1)Panel Loading for easy organization 2)Hip belt pockets for regularly accessed items 3)Mesh side pockets for dryi...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 19, 10:25pm