Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Brendan Swihart (brendans) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Fruita CO
About Me Brendan Swihart has not added a biography yet.
CountryUnited
My Website URLhttp://outlivingblog.wordpress.com

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Brendan Swihart

Showing 131 - 140 of 614 | Page: 1 ...5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 ...62
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: I want those pants if you have em
nm

In Gear Swap » FT: My Patagonia rock craft pants size 32 for your size 30
February 25, 6:03pm

Re: Cuben Hybrid Decoded
I think that the Zpacks is a lighter face than the wov.32. From their site: "This material is made from the same 1.43 oz/sqyd Cuben Fiber as seen above on the inside, with a protective layer...

In GEAR » McHale dyed cuben packs.
February 23, 6:22pm

Re: Cuben hybrid: Decoding the numbers
Hey Dan, I corresponded with Cubic and got some samples a while back. Some sample specs: CT9K.18/wov.32 • Average Weight: 124 g/m^2 (3.7 oz/yd^2) • Average Tensile...

In GEAR » McHale dyed cuben packs.
February 23, 4:49pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: membership
It's going to take a LOT of down for a -10 bag. A much easier and cheaper route would be a synthetic overquilt to use with your summer down bag. A quick glance at a FF -10 bag uses 32 oz of f...

In Make Your Own Gear » sleeping bag/quilt baffles
February 23, 9:05am

Re: Found This Gem
Meh... For me, spectra core is worth it. Where I usually hike, stakes are usually useless and I have to use rocks for anchors. I've been on more than one trip that a gusty night has shredded...

In GEAR » Examples of "Stupid Light"
February 22, 11:18pm

Re: sleeping bag/quilt baffles
Do you mean how to join the ends together? If the seam is on the bottom, it doesnt matter too much because you'll be laying on it; a french seam works fine. If it's on the side, sew the s...

In Make Your Own Gear » sleeping bag/quilt baffles
February 22, 5:10pm

Re: Re: Modified Felled Seam
With long seams having having exact tension matters, and I've found that often the bobbin tension is a bit too tight, leading to the two pieces not lining up like Jerry mentioned. Pinning a bi...

In Make Your Own Gear » Modified Felled Seam
February 22, 1:57pm

Re: Flat Felled Seams
I tried out several different variations (true felled seam as Samuel describes, faux, faux with a third stitch in the middle, and faux without the extra fabric folded under like Roger describes) y...

In Make Your Own Gear » Modified Felled Seam
February 22, 12:13pm

Re: Re: Re: sausage
only if you were able to light it in the rain... edit: and have video

In GEAR » Examples of "Stupid Heavy"
February 22, 12:18am

sausage
Some seek arrowheads and artifacts, others...

In GEAR » Examples of "Stupid Heavy"
February 21, 11:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Brendan Swihart

Brendan Swihart has posted no reviews.