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Max Dilthey (mdilthey) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me 24 year old backpacker, cyclist, and university outing club leader. As an environmental science major, I have been making the outdoors the priority of my existence since 2011.
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In Gear Swap » Brand new EDC items, Spyderco H-1 Ladybug and REI Flash 18
December 04, 10:25pm

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In Gear Swap » F.S. or for trade Scarpa Freney XT GSB B3 Mountainnering Boots (Size EU47) and Grivel Air Tech GSB Crampons.
December 02, 7:23am

That's a good idea with the rain gear layering. Easy to do, and no reason not to do it. Does anyone else use this trick with success? I do have tyvek! I'll keep using that. Also, how ...

In GEAR » Foam Pad in the Winter?
December 02, 6:50am

Who's got the scoop for 2014/15?
Also interested in this. Seems most windproof items are going "backwards" in design (Houdini, Helium, Squamish) and I'm curious what's happening with WPB stuff.

In GEAR » Looking for info on current State of the Market waterproof/breathable fabrics
December 02, 6:45am

Multiple Layers (And not just Down)
I've been thinking a lot about the definition of "insulation." Trying to categorize the perceived/practical warmth of materials that aren't down feathers is interesting. Things li...

In GEAR » Layering High Loft Insulation in Winter
November 29, 8:28pm

Foam Pad in the Winter?
I've got two goals: Keep Biking and Keep Camping. I recently sold my last Neo-Air. I used to have an XTherm, but exchanged that with another BPL member for a Prolite. Now, I've sold the ...

In GEAR » Foam Pad in the Winter?
November 26, 10:16am

CONUS= Continental U.S.

In Gear Swap » FS Osprey Tempest 40
November 23, 3:57pm

I've noticed holes in many Smartwool items, especially socks. I have yet to wear through any ibex pieces- my oldest is a 1.5 year old pair of Ibex bottoms. I always tout the opposite advice...

In GEAR » Ibex Aire/wool insulation
November 22, 8:22pm

FS: Thermarest Prolite XS
For sale is a great little sleep-system booster, the Thermarest Prolite XS. I'm 6 feet tall and it goes from my shoulders to mid-thigh. Selling because it's redundant in my quiver. N...

In Gear Swap » FS: Thermarest Prolite XS
November 20, 7:39am

I might be interested in just the tarp, depending on price! Thanks!

In Gear Swap » FS: Warbonnet Blackbird SL 1.7 + Mamajamba Tarp
November 19, 3:25pm

All Reader Reviews by Max Dilthey

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Kelty backpacks redwing 3100, red cloud 6650
I have two packs; a lightweight pack and a big, indestructible monster. It's good to have something reliable to fall back on for deep winter, or trips where you're carrying extra gear for some...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
February 02, 5:52am

Boreas Men's Buttermilk 40
Fit: This bag has a superb fit that places more pressure on your lower back, which distributes weight to the hips and keeps your upper back cool. I was impressed with how well this pack vented, even w...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
November 24, 7:19pm