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Steven Evans (Steve_Evans) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Steven Evans

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"I've read before that as long as the tie outs were constructed properly a .34oz/yd tarp would last." Many moons ago I considered bringing a .33 tarp to market based on the amount ...

August 22, 10:41am

Re: How heavy is a heavy boot?
Its been a while since I looked at boots, but I think 15.8 oz each is pretty light - unless you are rocking some seriously tiny feet. My lowcut runners weigh 12.75oz each in size 11 so you aren'...

In GEAR » How heavy is a heavy boot?
August 17, 10:38am

Re: 1/8" Evazote Pad aka GG thinlight 1/8"
I have done it before but can honestly say it is not something I enjoyed all that much. It's the sort of feeling where initially it doesn't seem too bad and then throughout the night, certa...

In GEAR » 1/8" Evazote Pad aka GG thinlight 1/8"
August 06, 7:45am

Re: Stringing Wind Shirt across Poncho/Tarp in Half-Pyramid
Bryce, I got your email, and apologize for this late reply. Looks like you have already got some great suggestions. Because of my height, when the rain is bad, I pitch it in a-frame. I have even pi...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Approaching 4lb barrier....need feedback on modded MLD Poncho Tarp Specifically
August 01, 5:54pm

Re: Re: Re: Sul gear thread
" What is "suluk" and "46"? " Good question, I get asked it on a regular basis.

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Sul gear thread
August 01, 5:31pm

Re: Sul gear thread
Hi William, If you are up for a little reading, check out my trip reports on my website. Each one has a pdf gearlist. My trips range from solo SUL, beerpacking with buddies, to deep winter so they...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Sul gear thread
August 01, 5:17pm

Re: Re: We need a SUL Thread PLEASE
Wow, this should be a fun forum. I didn't even see any of this today. I actually don't even post much anymore because I'm pretty sure everyone thought I was crazy. Good to see I'm n...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » We need a SUL Thread PLEASE
August 01, 5:12pm

Re: I cut down my NeoAir...
Erik, Great! Glad it worked out for you. I still have mine and have been using it for about 2 years since I modified it, no leaks whatsoever. Let us know how it goes out there.

In Make Your Own Gear » I cut down my NeoAir...
July 23, 6:21am

Re: Wow, totally missed that
Chris, I haven't been updating the site as much as I would like to these days. The fabric is too expensive to sell by the yard. I pay high shipping and fees to get it into Canada, so it would ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Waterproof/Breathable Cuben Fiber Jacket
July 17, 10:12am

Re: Coming Anytime Soon
I have been selling bivy's (CC bivy) with WPB cuben fiber tops for a couple of months now. I had a custom weight made and when I ordered, it took almost 3 months to get. I am not sure if this w...

In Make Your Own Gear » Waterproof/Breathable Cuben Fiber Jacket
July 13, 4:51pm

All Reader Reviews by Steven Evans

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Forty Below Light Energy TR Overboots/Simple Slippers
First off, here is the system I currently use: 1st: Thin liner sock, 2nd: Vapour Barrier Liner, 3rd: Montrail Hardrocks, 4th: 40 Below TR Overboot Why did I purchase the 40 Below Overboot?...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
May 14, 8:29am

Nunatak Arc AT
If you are thinking about this quilt, go for it. This system is the best I have used...just make sure you are ready for it. Paired with my Nunatak Skaha Plus, this is my 3 season sleep setup. I hav...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 19, 12:03pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
With only one review for the rainbow, I had to put my 2 cents in here. Adding on the above post. Straight out of the box (tent, stuff sack, stakes etc.) and thrown on a scale, mine comes in at 4...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 7:02am

Patagonia Ready Mix Softshell Jacket
I bought this on a whim just over a year ago after reading some reviews on it. This has turned out to be my go-to jacket for all my winter activities. From snowboarding to snowshoeing, there is no rea...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 20, 6:39am

Feathered Friends Customer Service
While the products are great, I purchased a 2 sets of Down Booties (which were in stock) on Jan-15th. Credit Card was charged same day and product was to be shipped next day. 3 weeks later I started t...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 19, 10:35pm

Six Moon Designs Essence '07
Simply put, this pack had everything I was looking for - in order of importance: 1)Panel Loading for easy organization 2)Hip belt pockets for regularly accessed items 3)Mesh side pockets for dryi...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 19, 10:25pm