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at least im not a complete idiot then
thanks for all the input. I guess YMMV is always true but from reading this it seems quite a few people have got good comfy use out of them...so I hope i will as well. 10x Mike

In GEAR » Keen targhee2 mids - experiences?
November 26, 2:49am

traction?
thanks for your input!! good to know that at least some people are happy. what has been you experience with traction in wet/mud and wet/rock? I can imagine its not as good as super sticky gummy...

In GEAR » Keen targhee2 mids - experiences?
November 25, 9:05am

Keen targhee2 mids - experiences?
I just bought these on a whim - they fit SOOOOOOO well i just couldnt resist (have quite severe flat foot so good fit is a big issue for me) But im still very interested to hear if anyone has re...

In GEAR » Keen targhee2 mids - experiences?
November 25, 1:15am

success...??
Hokay so i did the iron thingi @about 120C (according to my new IR thermo...BTW @richard nisley - although i am familiar with the emissivity issue from thermal cams in my current tests there did...

In GEAR » GTX paclite DWR issues
November 25, 12:17am

controlling sweat by activity level
@RJ - many people talk about controlling sweat by changing activity level (among other options like taking off layers etc)....how does that fit with daylight and the time you have to hike a given t...

In Editor's Roundtable » Just Say No To Wicking: Non-Traditional Base Layers Based on a Next-to-Skin Fishnet Model
November 15, 6:19am

thanks
10x ...off to iron and will report back :) Mike

In GEAR » GTX paclite DWR issues
November 15, 5:57am

bottom line?
@richard - understood...but at the end of the day what do you recommend for this? 140C? 140F? something else? Thanks Mike

In GEAR » GTX paclite DWR issues
November 14, 3:42am

Stop the presses!
I might be confused but quite a few temps were talked about here... Arcteryx's website says 40C/104F Gore doesnt say a thing (just "high" and temps here eanged btw 140F (@richa...

In GEAR » GTX paclite DWR issues
November 12, 11:54pm

Lineloc 3 holding power issues
lineloc 3 (i assume that is what you meant) are AWESOME - i have them on my trailstar etc... BUT please not that there are variable accounts of their holding power and cord slippage using variou...

In Make Your Own Gear » To D ring or Not to D ring
November 10, 8:15am

how do you know
@Eric how do you know the medium setting on your machine is 150F (btw that seems quite high for a dryer...it would mean the high is too warm to touch...) I do the same thing (washed with techwa...

In GEAR » GTX paclite DWR issues
November 10, 7:54am

All Reader Reviews by Michael Cheifetz

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MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:49am

MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:06am

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007
Jeremy above is right in many ways - it is indeed more of a quirky idiosyncratic book that mixes poetry, psychology and anecdotal facts about bivy and the scottish highlands. In that light it could sc...

In Books and Media
January 02, 5:50am