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Frank Perkins (fperkins) - BPL Guest

My Locale North East
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StateConnecticut
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My PDF Gear List3 season gear list.

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All Forum Posts by Frank Perkins

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Re: Strapping water bottles on AR style... how?
I was thinking of adding a mesh back to an Ion. I guess it would go against the point of the Ion's simplicity, but I prefer a pack with *some* type of outside pocket. The other option is ju...

In GEAR » Strapping water bottles on AR style... how?
February 07, 3:26pm

Official don't change the subject on reply thread
Until BPL can fix the software, I plead with my fellow BPL'ers not to change the subject when replying to a thread. It makes it so much difficult to track conversations. Reply here to agree.

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Official don't change the subject on reply thread
February 07, 3:22pm

Re: confession time
>have never, ever, added up absolutely everything for a real >base weight. i wonder if this is a gender difference, as i >genuinely don't care if i'm carrying 11 lbs 5 oz or 12 lbs...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Base Weight poll...
February 07, 3:20pm

FS - 1 Gregory Reality Pack
Gregory Reality Internal Frame backpack Size M, color Lichen Purchased new in 2005 for ~200 and used 4 times total. In perfect condition. 85 shipped to 48 states, paypal preferred. http...

In Gear Swap » FS - 2 packs
February 07, 12:32pm

Re: Base Weight
>3 season weights-- > On my haunts in Texas: 2.1 pounds > In colder spots: 3.4 pounds I'm calling shanningans, unless it's for a day hike....

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Base Weight poll...
February 06, 5:26pm

Re: Carrying a spork on a plane
Michael starring in "Sporks on a Plane!"

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Carrying a spork on a plane
February 06, 1:37pm

Re: Re: Smaller pot size
Good question! I'm going to get a Tri-Ti custom for my Brasslite 600ml so it will be perfect.

In GEAR » Smaller pot size
February 06, 1:17pm

Smaller pot size
Most of my hiking trips are with a group of 3 and our meals consist of freeze dried packaged meals like those from "Mountain House". I carry a Snowpeak 1900ml pot to boil the water, whic...

In GEAR » Smaller pot size
February 06, 1:05pm

Re: Deoderant choice?
I actually bring a small travel size [whatever they have at the local supermarket], but it's not for me, it's for my cohikers. I can stand the smell of my own stench, but not the people I ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Deoderant choice?
February 02, 6:46am

Re: Database for Gear
If your gear list isn't in google docs, then just upload and share it. Easy peasy. my gear list where the source is google docs.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Database for Gear
January 31, 4:45pm

All Reader Reviews by Frank Perkins

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Patagonia
My R1 hoody stitching started to fall apart and they took back the old one and sent me a brand new one. I also had a rip in my micropuff vest when my waist cinch cord ripped out. Again, no proble...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 15, 7:53pm

Backcountry.com
Never had an issue with them so they get a 5

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 08, 1:08pm

Taco Bell Spork
I recently used the TacoHell spork on a recent 3 person trip. I had titanium spoon, but my brother and cousin did not and this was a free and light alternative. Unfortunately, two of the sporks brok...

In Cookware - Other
January 08, 12:41pm