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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Turning my hobby obsession into a part time job and maybe full time job.

I will be selling children's sleeping bags soon.
Stay tuned for updates.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Synthetic summer quilt
Go with the Argon .67 in and out. It is a great material. Hands down better than Nobul1 IMO (and cheaper). More color options as well. I like to go with Nobul2 on the inside for synthetic as...

In Make Your Own Gear » Noob wants to make a summer quilt!!!
May 16, 9:23am

Re: Down or synthetic
Just give Tim from EE a call. I would be willing to bet that for a very small charge, he would make the foot-box any width you wanted. It may be a few ounces more with the extra fabric and down...

In GEAR » Quilt comparisons
May 12, 9:47am

Re: Thinsulate for quilts/bags
I made a quilt using the 60 gram version with scree. The insulation is 60 grams but that does not include the scree. So even the 60 gram is heavy. I made the quilt with M90 in and out and 9 ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Anybody ever used Thinsulate 3M for a quilt
May 12, 9:30am

Re: thanks
I agree. For a pack that I think will be a game changer in the industry, there is nothing out on it yet. There was a small scale sale of them sold a few months ago so there are some that have...

In GEAR » SMD fusion 65
May 06, 11:15am

Re: Hwy 120 Is Open
This hot weekend boiled everything away. I'm still waiting for the road up to Horseshoe Meadow to open (may have already?).

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hwy 120 Is Open
May 04, 1:14pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Any good, light weight/thin, breathable & actually "wicking" nylon shirts out there?
I have the Eco shirt and pant. They are 30 UPF and breath excellent. Water absorbs on the material but dries very fast.

In GEAR » Any good, light weight/thin, breathable & actually "wicking" nylon shirts out there?
May 04, 10:03am

Re: Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!

In Gear Lists » Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!
May 03, 11:13am

Re: Re: Re: Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!
Your 1st aid kit is so over the top for a SUL kit. You have 3 different types of padded gauze items. You have steri strip and band-aids, so 2 types of sticking items. 5 of those green things...

In Gear Lists » Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!
May 02, 3:36pm

Re: Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!
hey Mitchell Here is what I found. A .8-ounce knife is heavy. If you must have a knife, why not a razor knife? Or none??? Why 2 fire starting methods? Chap stick could be in a bette...

In Gear Lists » Trying for SUL, but without spending any money over what I already have. Critique my list!
May 02, 12:10pm

Re: Alternatives to Lawson Outdoor InsuLite XL pad?
The Lawson Outdoor InsuLite XL pads are awesome. 24" wide and much strong (tear resistant) than GG pads.

In GEAR » Alternatives to Lawson Outdoor InsuLite XL pad?
May 02, 11:29am

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm