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All Forum Posts by Richard Scruggs

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Re: Re: Re: HMG Porter "Rolling" Review
Chris, Thanks for the reference to Colin's Skin Pack, which led me to the following thread providing good descriptions of the pack, including great photos at p3: http://www.backpackinglig...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hyperlite Mountain Gear Porter / Expedition Pack Review
January 11, 5:31pm

Re: modular pack systems
Dan, For that 1987 McHale Packs Modular Alpineer, do you recall the price (in 1987 dollars), weight, and main pack capacity? (This station break brought to you by #occupy_thread_briefly. Ret...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hyperlite Mountain Gear Porter / Expedition Pack Review
January 11, 5:08pm

Re: podcasts
+10 on posting transcripts of evil podcasts.

In Editor's Roundtable » Introducing Chris Wallace as Backpacking Light’s New Gear Editor
January 11, 1:42pm

Re: HMG Porter "Rolling" Review
Constructive suggestion: Perhaps these reviews should include "cost" as a significant concern in the quest for gear that innovatively meets other criteria for lightweight backpa...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hyperlite Mountain Gear Porter / Expedition Pack Review
January 11, 1:27pm

Re: Volume?
Gabe, re your question: "Has the volume been measured or not?" From the article, below the table containing the data categories you cite: "During this review period, we'll...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hyperlite Mountain Gear Porter / Expedition Pack Review
January 11, 10:18am

Re: Introducing Chris Wallace as Backpacking Light’s New Gear Editor
Congratulations, Chris! You've really developed a comprehensive plan. It sounds great, except for one question: What's a "podcast" and does it require taking a class? Soun...

In Editor's Roundtable » Introducing Chris Wallace as Backpacking Light’s New Gear Editor
January 10, 7:30pm

Re: Starlyte & Cap
Dan, re your question, "Do they make aluminum ULC's?" Trail Designs used to make aluminum ULCs but stopped doing so because there were reports that ULC aluminum cones couldn&#...

In Make Your Own Gear » Caldera Cones - My Adventures in Improving the ULC system
January 10, 1:35am

Re: BIVY FOR HOT FLORIDA WEATHER.....
Ernie -- Oware sells a "Bivysack Hot Weather" that seems to come as close as possible to your requirements for flexibile protection against bugs, blowing rain, and cold while allowing ...

In GEAR » BIVY FOR HOT FLORIDA WEATHER.....
January 09, 7:22pm

Re: Re: OK
Patents promote dreaming by protecting realized dreams from theft and putting a price on sharing those dreams. "Well, the doctor interrupted me just about then Sayin’, 'Hey I’ve be...

In Make Your Own Gear » My Caldera Clone
January 09, 12:18pm

Re: Starlyte & Stakes
Dan -- Great modifications! Maybe you mentioned it earlier, but wonder if that ULC that you're modifying is titanium or aluminum? A suggestion: If not too weak, using 1g Terra Nova sta...

In Make Your Own Gear » Caldera Cones - My Adventures in Improving the ULC system
January 09, 11:36am

All Reader Reviews by Richard Scruggs

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Aloksak O.P 12.5 x 20"
They do last a looooooooooooong time when used as a map case, though. JRS

In Miscellaneous Products
August 29, 2:18pm

Base Designs 1000ml Titanium Pot
Just received one of the 1000 ml Base Designs titanium pots from ProLite. At $19 plus shipping (and shipping is free within USA if order exceeds $50), this pot appears to be a bargain for what appear...

In Cookware - Titanium
March 07, 10:50pm

Backcountrygear.com
Have had many, many on-line orders at Backcountry Gear over several years, and experienced only a single error in all those transactions when they sent the wrong color of an item. As it turned out, I...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 03, 1:52pm

National Geographic TOPO! Outdoor Recreation Mapping Software - California
Several years ago, I purchased mapping software for a few of the "regional" areas produced by National Geographic. For example, the software included the North Cascades on one disk, the Sout...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
February 06, 5:38pm