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Kent C. (kent) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale High Sierra
About Me Old days: about 50 lbs.
New, UL days: 11.3 lbs.
UL is keeping me in the mountains!

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FireLite or Tibetan
Looks like intellectual property theft (the design) to me. Joe, don't take this the wrong way...I'm all for info sharing - I've gained much in the 6 months I've been a member! I&...

In Gear Swap » WTB FireLite Titanium Esbit Wing Stove
May 30, 9:46pm

Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
Thanks so much to all for, once again, sharing your knowledge so freely! >> Sarah: Using filter to stop large nasties (mainly giardia) so I don't have to wait 3-4 hrs for bleach. Oth...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
May 26, 10:54pm

Tony, This is the specific info I've been trying to hunt down. Thanks! Are these "specialty" parts that you couldn't find at a local retail store? I ask for several re...

In GEAR » Gravity filter pre-filter effectivness
May 26, 10:38pm

Parts for your gravity filter
Chris, in this thread, it was mentioned that all pa...

In GEAR » Gravity filter pre-filter effectivness
May 26, 4:36am

Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
>> "anything else in your electrolytes?" Looking at the label of CamelBak's "Elixir", it's mostly sodium and potassium compounds. I don't see anything that...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
May 26, 2:11am

Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
In the past I've used a pump filter and then added electrolyte tabs (Nuun and Camelback) to water...easy. Now I'm switching to chlorine drops with a Frontier Pro filter. Have searched...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Do electrolytes "survive" chlorine & char. filters?
May 25, 4:27pm

Chems...hate 'em or weigh 'em
Well now there's the rub, huh? You'll have to decide which is most important for you... Either use chem. for the little nasties or use a heavy filter. If you choose to go with Chlo...

In GEAR » Chems, pumps, and pens
May 24, 4:09pm

elec. collars & Rattlesnake avoidance
Michael, I have had a dog and used an elec. collar for many years. You will find that normal, professional trainers use an adjustable transmitter and will set it to vibrate or the lowest possib...

In Philosophy & Technique » Rattlesnake avoidance classes for dogs
May 23, 9:22pm

Detachable pocket
What about Joe at Zpacks? Maybe try a variation on a stuff sack? (add a couple attachment points?) I have no personal experience but everything I've ever read has been very positive. He ...

In GEAR » Detachable side pockets for pack?
May 15, 9:47pm

really need both chem. and filter?
Barbara, In a nut shell: the chem treatment and the filter compliment each other. You need the filter because the chem. only kills bacteria & viruses if given ~20 min. (chem. can kill th...

In GEAR » water treatment
May 05, 2:01am

All Reader Reviews by Kent C.

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Mt. Williamson Motel; Independence, CA above & beyond
We had a reservation for several rooms, but on the day of our arrival - unbeknownst to me - my brother cancelled for another place in a nearby town. I had already arranged to leave a box of after-hik...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 22, 9:46pm

Gossamer Gear
In Nov. 2008 I first ordered from GG. Delivery guy tried to be helpful and put package over our fence & out of sight; he didn't notice we have dogs. They welcomed the box and had a taste. A...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 20, 4:58am