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blizzard
a 4 oz SOL heatsheets bivy in the summer or on rock climbs a blizzard when it gets cold as to trees/leaves/etc ... you might get injured above the tree line and not be able to build one so...

In GEAR » Seeking advice on emergency insulation for unplanned overnights
June 20, 1:02am

sales
i almost ALWAYS buy dead bird for 50% off ... if you are in canada ... http://www.thelasthunt.com/ ;)

In GEAR » Discounts on Arc'teryx items?
June 18, 10:56am

fit
i have quite a few pieces of dead bird and the fit can vary a bit depending on the purpose of the piece i usually wear small or medium ... fleeces are almost always small, while softshells are a...

In GEAR » Arc'teryx Squamish vs Arc'teryx Alpha SL fit comparison
June 18, 10:52am

Cheap
Cut the sleeves off an old used 100wt fleece jacket You can often find em cheap at thrift stores Or get a cheap light fleece vest at a discount store Shouldnt costs more than 30$ even new ...

In GEAR » Lightweight fleece vest
June 05, 11:17am

Re: Re: Wind jacket plus fleece with no rain jacket?
I believe that soaking wet windbreaker with a soaking wet fleece underneath will be a struggle to stay warm in a sustained wind. I would believe that enough cfm of air would cut right through all t...

In GEAR » Wind jacket plus fleece with no rain jacket?
May 28, 3:12pm

Re: Re: move
You don't carry dry clothes, a shelter, and a sleeping bag when hiking? ... That guy was wearing a base layer and rain jacket with holes. I probably would have been warmer with a windshirt and ...

In GEAR » Wind jacket plus fleece with no rain jacket?
May 28, 1:41am

VBL
youve just made a giant VBL with all the advantages/disadvantages ;)

In GEAR » Waterproof quilt standalone shelter
May 28, 12:32am

jetboil TI
one thing jetboil says is to not do anything but boil water in their TI jetboils ... otherwise they may fall apart i own and use an old jetboil, havent found the need to buy a new one yet ;)

In GEAR » Not happy with my cook setups.
May 28, 12:28am

move
ask yourself what would happen if you couldnt keep moving to generate heat in order to push the moisture out .... a broken ankle would do it of course that never happens on BPL the OR heli...

In GEAR » Wind jacket plus fleece with no rain jacket?
May 28, 12:17am

Re: Re: Why the obsession over sleeping bag/quilt warmth but not sleeping pad warmth?
I went Gossamer Gear to get the R-values on their foam pads, knowing that they are a leader in light CCF models and lo and behold, they do not give R-values for their pads. That seems to support th...

In GEAR » Why the obsession over sleeping bag/quilt warmth but not sleeping pad warmth?
May 19, 12:48pm

All Reader Reviews by eric chan

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Montbell Extremely Light Down Jacket
the key to using this jacket is to use it under a windshell or synthetic jacket like a nanopuff by itself the shell is fairly fragile, there are no pockets, there is no waist string ... however ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 30, 7:44pm