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Devin Montgomery (dsmontgomery) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale one snowball away from big trouble
About Me Hiker, rower, bicyclist. I go light because I'd rather feel like a guy walking in the woods than a pack-mule hauling a load. Now the maker of the Backcountry Boiler, undeniably the baddest way to heat water on the planet.
CityPittsburgh
StatePA
CountryUS
My Website URLhttp://theboilerwerks.com/

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All Forum Posts by Devin Montgomery

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Re: Re: Valley Hopping in the Cordillera Huayhuash
Uh. I want to go to there.

In Editor's Roundtable » Valley Hopping in the Cordillera Huayhuash
December 14, 7:20pm

Re: Re: Re: Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
Hey, thanks all! There will be regular updates to the blog until these puppies are shipped. As I said there, the support from customers and people who just think it's cool has been humbling....

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 21, 6:48pm

Re: Quick question
>Can you use a regular stove (canister) to boil up the water. How about alcohol stove? Yep - I've with a modified White Box alcohol stove and I'm sure the same could be done on a cani...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 18, 6:28pm

Re: canada shipping
Hey all! I'm actually working on a presentation today (still in law school until December, after all) so I won't be too responsive until tomorrow, but I wanted to offer some updates. ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 18, 10:04am

Re: customs
Tim & Eric: I feel like you two should talk. You know what would make the boiler "no fires" compliant? An optimized alcohol burner that could achieve better than 50% efficiency. :) ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 17, 6:49am

Re: Devin
Hi David: Sure! I really need to make my own diagram of the anatomy of a chimney kettle. Here's a video of my prototype in use: http://www.theboilerwerks.com/2010/05/rainy-day-hot-tea/ ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 16, 2:41pm

Re: Re: Great design
Thanks all! Those explanations are at least as good as those I could give. :) On the neoprene, Eric - I'm kind of a material snob and Neoprene has a lot going for it. I couldn't find any...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 16, 1:33pm

Re: Re: Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
Hi Miguel, Gosh, I'm sorry! I have you on the list (#18), but it looks like your address didn't survive the trip from excel to gmail. Your boiler is waiting for you if you'll have us...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 15, 9:21pm

Re: Boiler
Hey, thanks guys! It's so exciting to finally be to this point, and I can't wait to hear what you all think about it once it's in your hands.

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 15, 8:51am

Re: Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
Thanks Steve! I hope everyone on here who made a reservation or signed up for the mailing list has gotten a note about ordering there bad boys - I've been having some email problems. And ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (now the Backcountry Boiler)
November 14, 2:22pm

All Reader Reviews by Devin Montgomery

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Ultralight Designs Blue Mini
This is aluminum bottle based alcohol stove similar to the "gram weenie" by Whitebox. I bought the stove because of its simplicity and because I could quickly get it for a hike I was taking ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
September 04, 1:04pm

Potable Aqua Iodine Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets
These have been around forever, and I think just about everyone has used them at one time or another. If you're an absolute novice, use them once: chugging the resulting antiseptic rinse is a rig...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:44pm

Micropur MP 1 Chlorine Dioxide Water Purifier Tablet
My rating of five here is for the Chlorine Dioxide method of treatment, this is just the brand I happened to use. Ultra lightweight, kills most wee-beasties in 20 min, with 4 hrs kills the few ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:24pm

MSR Whisperlight / Internationale
For years, this was the Model T of backpacking stoves, and for good reason. Runs on almost any fuel, easy and reliable to use in all conditions, "light" for traditional packing. Can accomo...

In Stoves - White Gas
May 01, 11:51am

Marmot Precip Jacket Mens
After having my last rain jacket stolen out of my car right before a long river trip, I picked up a Precip on sale at the local outfitter. It was a good brand, waterproof, breathable, lightweight, and...

In Clothing - Raingear
April 29, 8:48pm

Snow Peak Trek 700
This was the first bit of gear that I bought in my lightweight conversion. Just under $30, plenty of capacity for solo camping (I never could finish a meal that filled it up),includes a lid that drai...

In Cookware - Titanium
April 29, 8:04pm