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robert v (mtnbob123) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Upstate South Carolina
About Me Father, Backpacker, Canoeist, Special Ed Teacher
--Starting to explore the ultralight philosophy as I get older just so I can keep up with my sons on the trail!!!

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Aluminum Poles
Hmmmmm I have some spare aluminum poles laying around. This might make a good backpacking doghouse!

In Gear Deals » eureka solitare on the cheap
February 27, 7:01am

Lightheart Gear SoLong6
Also check out the Solong 6 by Lightheart Gear! It is 30sq ft and has boxed off corners to greatly increase the usable space! I have have fit two big people inside on 2-20" mummy shaped pads w...

In GEAR » Tent
February 17, 9:17am

Quilt size
As Tim at EE has mentioned, a 6'6" quilt is not as long as a sleeping bag of the same size due to some loss in length when the end is cinched up. I am 6'1" and the 6'6" q...

In GEAR » Quick Quilt Size "?"
February 03, 11:49am

Peanut lighter
BTW, you have mail! And thanks!!!

In Gear Deals » Peanut Lighters (Group Buy)
January 22, 4:38pm

email address for paypal?

In Gear Deals » Peanut Lighters (Group Buy)
January 22, 1:16pm

i'll take the last two
If they are still available

In Gear Deals » Peanut Lighters (Group Buy)
January 22, 7:25am

+3 LightheartGear Cuben fiber Solo or SoLong6
I have owned two tents from Judy at Lightheart Gear and the Cuben tents are amazing!!!. Simple, waterproof, stable, and very well made. You can literally set up the Solo with two stakes, but 4 are ...

In GEAR » What's your favorite 3-season 1P tent?
January 19, 1:59pm

Sold and shipped

In Gear Swap » FS: B/A Insulated Air Core Mummy L - Mtn Hardware Sunrise 50 Degree L Down Bag
January 04, 11:47pm

My bivy, that was made for me, has a zipper that starts above my head and goes half way down the side along the seam. That way it is just a zipper along the seam. Easy in and out and seems like it ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bivy Plans - Checking on materials
January 02, 8:52am

Price Drop Bump-------
price drop bump

In Gear Swap » FS: B/A Insulated Air Core Mummy L - Mtn Hardware Sunrise 50 Degree L Down Bag
December 23, 12:25pm

All Reader Reviews by robert v

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LightHeartGear Solong6 Cuben
Very nice tent, especially with the awning! Excellent reinforcement in wear areas. Sets up tight and the material lets in just the right amount of sunlight so that it is never gloomy inside, but still...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
September 27, 3:46am

Lawson Equipment Customer Service
I have ordered several times from Lawson. For some reason, something seems to get screwed up about every other order. I have eventually received everything, but it has taken several emails on several ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 10:14pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation X
Love this Quilt! It is Huge(2.5"baffle, Wide and Long model- overstuffed ) but weighs very little(28oz in stuffsack). Very warm when cinched up tight, but still useable as a lightweight quilt in ...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
August 01, 11:35am

Lightheart Gear Tents Solong 6 Cuben Fiber with Awning
Large 1 person tent. Two friendly people can easily fit in this tent. It is very long, a...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 29, 7:09pm

Lightheart Gear
I have bought two Solong 6 tents from Judy and Mark at Lightheart Gear. I have one made of Sil-Nylon and one made of Cuben fiber. They have always been more than patient with me as I asked a thousand ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 6:13pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
I returned a 12 year old Golite breeze pack and was told that they would replace it with a brand new Peak pack. It is on its way!!!!

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 06, 6:05am