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1lb Survival/First Aid kit for scrutiny
Here are the contents of my 1lbs super survival/utility/first aid kits: The battle between ultralight and ultrapreparedness: First Aid Kit BSI: Laerdal CPR 1 way barrier 2pr Nitrile/Vinyl ...

In Gear Lists » 1lb Survival/First Aid kit for scrutiny
June 22, 2:03am

Aircore 1 Is STRONG
As a fun little calculation, I took the information of the spectra air core off of the gear shop here. 24 strands of Air Core 1 have cumulative strength greater than the 5mm Technora while the 2...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » curiosity kills the cat: rappelling off a thin cord
June 21, 7:48pm

VB Impractical - Intersting Read
Interesting Analysis! I never thought that skin layer VB was practical except in extremely cold extremely low activity situations like winter sleeping, snowmobiling (if you don't get stuck) or p...

In Winter Hiking » Theoretical analysis of condensation in vapor barrier clothing systems
June 21, 6:13pm

2 Pads = New Weight Class!
2 pads (19oz, R=5.6/2.6 4x8+20x6.5, $90) is a lot of weight, bulk, and cost for temps 30+! I guess for 2 pads Insulmat Uberlight + either a Gossamer NightLight or Gossamer ThinLight 3/8 makes mr...

In GEAR » UL Sleeping Pad - Thermarest Ridge Rest vs Gossamer Nighlight vs Others
June 21, 3:51pm

UL Sleeping Pad - Thermarest Ridge Rest vs Gossamer Nighlight vs Others
So.... what lightweight pad to get? I'm coming from I guess an a $20 used REI rental original Thermarest standard long... somewhere inbetween the current Base Camp or Trail Comfort regular: ~42...

In GEAR » UL Sleeping Pad - Thermarest Ridge Rest vs Gossamer Nighlight vs Others
June 21, 2:19pm

When in EMS
While working EMS I carried the following on my ambulance as personal gear after going on a call where a motorcycle went over a steep embankment and SAR and Fire were delayed due to other calls and...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » curiosity kills the cat: rappelling off a thin cord
June 21, 12:22pm

Safety?
I thought part of ultralight was not compromising safety. That axe does not have a CE B rating which is why it is not marketed as a mountaineering axe. I wouldn't rely on that axe for self a...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Care & Feeding of a ULA Helix Ice Axe
June 21, 1:56am

Condensation Reduction?
COuld using this for extra warmth in your sleeping bag also end up reducing exhaled moisture and thus condensation inside the tent?

In Winter Hiking » Psolar EX Face Mask effective or not!
June 21, 1:45am

INTERESTED!
What is the length? What is the year? Why are you selling? Drop an e mail to addy: parmet at kc.rr.com

In Gear Swap » FS MontBell UL Down Hugger Super Stretch #3
June 21, 1:02am

Low cost 20-35F bags?
I'm looking for a summer (here) bag... Needs to be: 20-35F <=1lbs 12oz Down >=650 fill DWR Cheaper the better (preferably $100-$175) quality used OK Major bonus for elastic bafffle...

In GEAR » Low cost 20-35F bags?
June 20, 8:56pm

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