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Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
Brad, Thanks for pointing out the Featherfire....forgot about that stove. Question: is the "adjustment cable" for controlling the flame/heat output long enough to be adjusted outsid...

In GEAR » Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
February 28, 11:42am

Re: Re: Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
Robert & Roger, What is ideal distance between the the bottom of the pot and the esbit stove? I have been reading about the Gram Cracker Solid Fuel Stove that is supposed to be perfect fo...

In GEAR » Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
February 28, 4:52am

Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
A friend of mine built me a Caldera Cone clone for my MSR Titan Kettle and I am pretty excited to use it. I have never used an Esbit or Alcohol stove before. My meals are dehyradted food that...

In GEAR » Esbit vs. Alcohol Stove???
February 27, 5:53pm

Re: Golite Jam Users
Ray, I have a 31" inch waist....maybe 32" and I have the 2008 Jam2 in large and it fits me fine. That said, there is very little room left for me to cinch it up further. I think ...

In GEAR » Golite Jam Users
February 25, 5:25pm

Re: Bivy solution for use with multiple bags?
Kendall, This is off the MLD website from today: ******************ORDER INFO & NEWS:01/30/2009************** HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Thank You to all our Customers and Friends and we wis...

In GEAR » Bivy solution for use with multiple bags?
February 25, 4:25pm

Re: Bivy solution for use with multiple bags?
Matt, I have the MLD Soul Side Zip and my friend, Jeremy, has the Superlight. (1st bivies for both of us). The Side Zip is a nice luxury in my mind. At night I frequently get up for restro...

In GEAR » Bivy solution for use with multiple bags?
February 25, 1:12pm

Re: Vapor Barrier Socks for Cold Feet in a Sleeping Bag???
Ryan, Roger, & Matt, Sorry that I did not respond sooner....did not check this thread. Thanks for the feed back on this. I am a cold sleeper and I am trying to push the limits of what ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Vapor Barrier Liners
February 24, 5:25pm

Re: Complete beginner - like Osprey Exos 46, would like something a little cheaper
Toby, Welcome to the Forums...think that you will people here will be very generous with helping ask any question that you can think of. They were with me. This does not directly relate to...

In GEAR » Complete beginner - like Osprey Exos 46, would like something a little cheaper
February 24, 2:48pm

Re: And the Oscar goes to: The JMT for best trail ever!!
Jay, With all these great photos that you have, you should seriously think about putting a photo essay together about your own trip with a bit of narration. You can toss up a few each day and...

In Photo Gallery » JMT-
February 22, 9:19pm

Re: Alternate to Skyline to Sea Trail
Nathan, Thanks for coming back with a trip report to your adventure. You must have covered a lot of miles on your two day trip. If I could ask, how many miles did you end up doing on your ...

In Post-Trip Reports » Alternate to Skyline to Sea Trail
February 22, 1:57am

All Reader Reviews by Tony Wong

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Platypus Hoser 1.8 Liter Reservoir
For those of us who enjoy the convenience of of having a sip of water on demand, this is an easy way to save some weight with few negatives. The only negatives for me is the bite valve that comes w...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
June 29, 6:09pm

Marmot Helium (long)
I have the 2007 Model of the Marmot Helium EQ, which differs from the regular Helium in two ways. It has a full length zipper and the shell is waterproof. Weight is listed as 2 lbs 2 oz vs. 1 lb...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 29, 5:29pm

Sunday Afternoon Adventure hat
How can I count the ways that I love this hat? I have been using this hat for 7 years from completely re-landscaping my yard for 2.5 yrs as well as for backpacking trips. I love that it provides...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
June 29, 5:12pm

Mountain Laurel Designs Soul Bivy Side Zip (eVent Top)
Mountain Laurel Designs Soul Bivy Side Zip with eVent top, Silnylon 2.0 bottom, built in hoop wire, regular size, but in the wide option, which allows for a sleeping pad thicker than 1". Weig...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
June 01, 10:39pm

Sawyer In-Line Filter
Pros: Light Weight, Field Cleanable by backwashing, No Chemicals, No Pumping Cons: Setup time longer than traditional filter. Speed of filtration can vary based on conditions. Like traditional filt...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 07, 11:20pm