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Benen Huntley (benen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me I'm new to backpacking but love camping, rock climbing and the outdoors.
StateSouth Australia
My PDF Gear ListBasic Gear List (summer and winter)

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All Forum Posts by Benen Huntley

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My updated gear list
Hey everyone, if you get a chance, I'd love for you to look at our gear list. Everything is now purchased and we're just coming into good weather and are super keen to try it out! Origin...

In Gear Lists » My updated gear list
October 10, 7:11pm

I think you might have replied last time :) That sounds pretty similar to what I'm looking at. My only concern is the mug volume and shape. I don't know that I could comfortable eat out of...

In GEAR » Cook/Eat System
October 10, 7:00pm

Cook/Eat System
I have asked about this previously but am going to get back into the topic again :) The basic gist of it: I will be backpacking with my wife. We currently have a dragonfly and msr cookpot and mugs...

In GEAR » Cook/Eat System
October 10, 5:55pm

First Shoes
Hey everyone :) I'm new to backpacking and am after my first pair of shoes. I have never had a pair of boots and am a long time rock climber that is used to wearing sneakers or approach shoe...

In GEAR » First Shoes
October 10, 5:31pm

I have a HFS100 and it is absolutely brilliant. The quality of the images is great, the battery life is pretty good and its nice and small in your hand but still has a huge lens.

In GEAR » recommend a camcorder?
April 21, 9:07am

Petzl Tikka
Just curious, are the Petzl Tikka heaad lights compatible with LiMh recharchable batteries? Was thinking of using them instead of disposables. Cheers benen

In GEAR » Petzl Tikka
March 31, 6:12am

Cat Can Stove
I thought I made a cat can stove but i some how managed to make it not work. I used a 3oz tin. Punched holes in the side just under the lip and also another row, offset to the top row. Maybe my fu...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cat Can Stove
March 27, 10:20pm

Cheers ffor that greg :)

In GEAR » Cook / Eat system
March 27, 2:50pm

I thicken soups and stews using a product called Besan or Chick Pea Flour from indian grocery stores. It serves the same purpose as corn flour except it is made from chick peas so it is full of pro...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Thickening Soup or Stew
March 27, 10:54am

you people are just plain nasty! haha

In Multiple Use Gear » Olive oil
March 27, 10:32am

All Reader Reviews by Benen Huntley

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Hermits Hut
I just purchased two WM Ultralite bags from HH and they arrived today. I got an email to say when they were shipped and the shipped free from America to Australia. Couldn't be happier.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 31, 6:36am

Western Mountaineering The Company
As was previously said. I also live in Australia and they will not allow american retailers to sell to us. Ridiculous. I was surprised that I managed to purchase 2 sleeping bags from hermitshut which ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 23, 7:37pm