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Ian B. (IDBLOOM) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Ian B.

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Re: lens
Great price but bad timing for me. I should judge a lens on its end user reviews and performance, not numbers, but while it can focus within an inch, F3.5 seems odd for a lens where I'll often...

In Photography » Best macro for Sony E-mount (in your opinion)
September 25, 11:28am

Re: US Forest Service to charge fees or fine for pictures
This stinks I was on MRNP's website a month or so ago and it mentions that a permit is required for commercial ventures. I assumed they were talking about guide services and whatnot but won...

In Chaff » US Forest Service to charge fees or fine for pictures
September 24, 9:10pm

Steripen, iPhone Light, Bear Lazer
I don't shoot bears with lazers, but it occurred to me that someone could make a lot of money with the BPL crowd selling the App and iphone custom case will special adapter for shooting bears w...

In GEAR » Steripen and iPhone light
September 24, 6:41pm

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"Reading what a NON citizen writes bothers me." Ken, Knock off the xenophobic bullshit. I've served with dozens of lawful permanent residents who put their collective asses on ...

In Chaff » The Question of Militarism/Empire
September 23, 7:44pm

Zpacks is the worst!
Zpacks continues to disappoint me. Every time I order something from them, they get all "hey we received your order and we're working on it" within minutes. Then they get all crazy ...

In GEAR » Zpacks Customer Service
September 23, 4:57pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: re
I've never seen a more poetic justification for dereliction of duty for congress and permission to act outside the scope of authority for the president. Going after them in Syria may be necess...

In Chaff » The Question of Militarism/Empire
September 23, 3:50pm

Re: _
Hard to beat 5.11's quality of construction. One of my classmates from SAR has a (if memory serves) pair of their generic tactical pants in nylon/cotton blend. I get them from work but mine a...

In GEAR » poly/cotton blend fabric: OK performance after getting wet?
September 23, 3:48pm

Re: poly/cotton blend fabric: OK performance after getting wet?
Military BDUs were 50/50 cotton and nylon. They worked perfectly fine for me and every soldier I was stationed with from the jungles of Panama to 8' of snow in upstate NY. I prefer nylon ...

In GEAR » poly/cotton blend fabric: OK performance after getting wet?
September 23, 3:01pm

Re: Re: Steripen and iPhone light
"Trying to making UV light (shorter wavelength, more energetic) purely from a visible light source (longer wavelength, less energetic) is an exercise in futility." UV A and B are not v...

In GEAR » Steripen and iPhone light
September 23, 7:05am

Re: DONE: Fizan pole fail, convert to Flicklocks?
I realize that I'm late to the party, and that you've made your purchase, but I've used both of the BD fliplocks and will +1 what David said. I don't see a functional improvement f...

In GEAR » Fizan pole fail, convert to Flicklocks?
September 22, 7:16pm

All Reader Reviews by Ian B.

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Lawson Equipment Customer Service
I've made a few purchases from Lawson. His glow-wire and ti stakes are my personal favorites in their class. The price has always been fair, shipping has been free, and delivery timely. Yesterd...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 24, 10:34am

ULA Equipment
I ordered a ULA Ohm 2.0 with standard options ~ 4/2013. Chris was very quick to respond to my emails. I had originally ordered a CDT and he was quick to modify my order. Backpack arrived within a f...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 13, 11:55am

zpacks Company
Well Z Packs continues to live up to their stellar reputation. I ordered a Hexamid Twin a few weeks ago. The posted delivery times were 5-7 weeks on their website. I suspected that spring is a hect...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
May 30, 11:31pm