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Adam Kilpatrick (oysters) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me Into Bushwalking in remote areas in Australia. Have completed alot of walks in Southern Australia, especially in the Flinders Ranges, but also some decent trips in Victoria, Tasmania, and Central Australia.

I also spend a lot of time in the field for work (arid areas) and am an avid Scouter!

Oh yeah, and I'm into cycling and photography too.
CityAdelaide
StateSouth Australia
CountryAustralia
My Website URLhttp://worldtrike.crazyguyonabike.com

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Re: Cold sleeper gets FROZEN toes at night looking for UL but warm socks
Mik, what are your current socks exactly? There are plenty of great options out there with down or synthetic booties, of different warmth and weight levels depending on what you need. Goosefeet ...

In GEAR » Cold sleeper gets FROZEN toes at night looking for UL but warm socks
July 04, 4:52am

Re: adam - ortlieb
Yep, just check Max's blog Dave. Using an allen key (I think from memory without getting them out and looking at them) you can pull them apart mostly, the screws go right through the plastic mo...

In GEAR » 2-year, 3,000 Mile Review of the Ortlieb Expedition Bike Bags
July 03, 11:45pm

Cold water
I eat rolled oats for breakfast at home. At home I soak them overnight then add a little milk in the morning and chuck it in the microwave for a minute. No sugar or other additives, just the milk. ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Cold oatmeal replacement for quick breakfast
July 03, 6:48pm

Get the "plus" versions
3000 miles isn't very much for a pair of panniers...I've put more than that on dirt cheap crappy made no brand name ones commuting. But, I do agree, these are good panniers. Better ar...

In GEAR » 2-year, 3,000 Mile Review of the Ortlieb Expedition Bike Bags
July 03, 5:43am

Re: Bonded Cuben down quilt
Hi Colin wondering three years on, how your bonded baffles have held up? I like how you've done them. Cheers

In Make Your Own Gear » Bonded Cuben down quilt
July 02, 5:45pm

Breathability vs WPB Cuben
How does that stack up against WPB Cuben (the 1.42oz stuff)? In a lot of applications I can see sacrificing absolute waterproofness for a small improvement in breathability worth it.

In Make Your Own Gear » Pertex Equilibrium and Endurance
July 02, 6:14am

Baffle width
Tim; was most of the down shifting problems due more to the side Karo baffles as opposed to the centre one down the middle on top? Looking at Paul's side by side pics of his two quilts, the cen...

In GEAR » Attention Enlightened Equipment Enigma quilt users!
July 02, 5:16am

Nobul 1
Interesting insights in this thread on the Nobul 1. Aaron's concerns have me a bit worried about it for down, though it sounds fine for synthetic. How translucent is it? Translucent enough t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Fabric suggestions for hot summer bag (using a liner only)
July 02, 4:04am

Re: neck taper
That's good news. Good tip on the strap placement, I haven't thought about that yet, apart from design; I'm going to go with a system that allows the quilt to not have to strap right...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Summer Quilt: 2.5oz Apex
July 01, 6:47pm

Re: MYOG Summer Quilt: 2.5oz Apex
Andy, I'm planning a quilt too, and I have questions about neck taper. I notice you've made a few now. I think on your Jalapeno quilt, your neck taper went from a 52 width 44 neck (so a ...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Summer Quilt: 2.5oz Apex
July 01, 5:56pm

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