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Re: sastrugi
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In Gear Swap » FS: Down Puffy - NWT Bergans Sastrugi (M)
February 14, 12:04pm

FS: Down Puffy - NWT Bergans Sastrugi (M)
I have a Men's medium Sastrugi jacket for sale. It should be a great jacket for cold winter trips, it's just not quite as alpine specific as the Rab Neutrino plus. Still has tags and was...

In Gear Swap » FS: Down Puffy - NWT Bergans Sastrugi (M)
February 13, 3:37pm

Re: Black Diamond Crag Softshell
That jacket using Polartec Windbloc which has a polyurethane laminate in it. Basically it'll have the same low breathability as a cheap PU rain jacket but isn't "waterproof" becau...

In Winter Hiking » Black Diamond Crag Softshell
February 11, 5:43pm

Re: probably too warm out
I agree that it was probably too warm to test. I' always surprised at how not warm I am when wearing a giant parka inside. Also your ground insulation could play a role, if it was not adequ...

In GEAR » Use of insulated jacket in a sleep system: benefit or detriment?
February 08, 7:46pm

Re: MYOG Gone Bad
It's karma for leaving you behind on the trip ;) Yeah 5 years sounds pretty good for any UL gear that supports weight. I bet you'll be able to fix the pack when she gets back though, right?

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Gone Bad
February 08, 5:19pm

Re: Re: Dirtbag Crosswire welding
Look at turning microwave transformers into welders. It's doable and relatively cheap if you've got the tools. At the same time it's a quick way to see whether Darwin's theories app...

In Make Your Own Gear » Dirtbag Crosswire welding
February 03, 6:29pm

Re: Another 'YMMV' issue
The UL down parka I had was amazing. I used it on nearly every trip and it was warmer than a 300wt fleece but much lighter. I could push it to near freezing with heavier base layers, but not much f...

In GEAR » Montbell UL Down Jacket
January 30, 11:43am

Re: Re: Re: Some OR questions
Eric, I think a lot of this is a push towards higher performance at less long term use, like using UL materials that are strong but not bomber. Which basically means it is just slightly more justif...

In GEAR » OR 2014 SNEAK PEAKS
January 24, 10:23am

Re: WTB: Insulated Pants
For the record the Montbell Thermawrap pants run long. I'm a 32" inseam and the pants are just long enough to trail on the ground if I have thin soled shoes on (not an issue for the intend...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Insulated Pants
January 23, 12:50pm

Re: Confusing info about Cap 4 vs R1
Hmmm, interesting. From just handling the material of the two I feel the R1 would be warmer overall. Now in a static environment, or with a wind shell, the cap4 could indeed be warmer since it h...

In GEAR » Confusing info about Cap 4 vs R1
January 19, 8:29pm

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