Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

steven franchuk (Surf) - BPL Guest

My Locale steven franchuk hasn't told us about their geographical region yet.
About Me steven franchuk has not added a biography yet.

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by steven franchuk

Showing 101 - 110 of 388 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 ...39
 

Post

Forum » Thread

No DSLR is waterproof
No DSLR is waterproof due to the fact there is hole in the body were the lens attaches. If water gets between the lens and body the sensor and shutter will get wet and probably short out. Some c...

In GEAR » How do you photo guys do it?
August 02, 5:59pm

Re: When Rain Gear Wets Out ??
"does the fabric simply absorb moisture to the point where its no longer breathable, yet still provide waterproof rain protection ?" Yes. "even if it no longer breathes, does i...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » When Rain Gear Wets Out ??
July 29, 10:41am

Re: Sawyer Squeeze flow rate timing
There are too many variations or unknowns in your setup to give you an accurate answer but your times do appear long. How much you squeeze will make a difference. In your gravity setup the positi...

In GEAR » Sawyer Squeeze flow rate timing
July 28, 9:28am

Re: Re: Sawyer Squeeze "grafity filter" bag recommendations
"I just had my third Nalgene Cantene failure this past weekend. The first two I used for some time before they sprung leaks. The last one didn't really get that much use. The plastic seeme...

In GEAR » Sawyer Squeeze "grafity filter" bag recommendations
July 27, 10:07pm

Re: Sawyer Squeeze - Weight Gain...
I don't have the squeeze, I have the older in line filter. which weighs just under 4 oz wet. The syringe wasn't included in my kit but I did buy one (60ml, which I believe is larger than ...

In GEAR » Sawyer Squeeze - Weight Gain...
July 27, 4:43pm

Re: RE: Unusual (and expensive) item that you consider worth it
My Personal Locator Beacon. the only people I have found that know about these are on this site.

In GEAR » Unusual (and expensive) item that you consider worth it
July 26, 10:01am

Re: Re: Need a PLB - REsQLink+406, FastFind 220 ????
Rex, I wasn't aware of the + version. Is the only differece the weight and the fact + is boyaont?

In GEAR » Need a PLB - REsQLink+406, FastFind 220 ????
July 21, 11:13am

Re: Need a PLB - REsQLink+406, FastFind 220 ????
Those are the lightest ones that I know of. The ResQLink has been on the market for at least a couple of years. The Fastfind is new. Most of the weight in these units is in the batteries. The b...

In GEAR » Need a PLB - REsQLink+406, FastFind 220 ????
July 21, 10:58am

Re: Nalgene Cantene gravity bag
I should have noted the thin wall tubing I have is being used on and inline filter setup. I am running the thin wall tubing from the filter to the bite valve. I am using 4 inches of regular tubi...

In GEAR » Sawyer Squeeze "grafity filter" bag recommendations
July 18, 8:28pm

consider the Nalgene Cantene
You might want to look at the Nalgene Cantene They have a 96 fluid oz version that weighs 2.25 oz according to the REI web site. Replace the nalgene lid with with the Dromlite lid (same weight) ...

In GEAR » Sawyer Squeeze "grafity filter" bag recommendations
July 18, 12:34am

All Reader Reviews by steven franchuk

steven franchuk has posted no reviews.