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Michael Meiser (mmeiser) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Michigan
About Me mostly into ultralight bike touring. Backpackinglight is my inspiration though.

my oft updated photo stream: http://flickr.com/photos/mmeiser2
my sometimes updated blog: http://blog.mmeiser.com/

my pet project as of late: http://www.flickr.com/groups/ultralightbiking/
StateMichigan
My Website URLhttp://www.flickr.com/groups/ultralightbiking/

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All Forum Posts by Michael Meiser

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Re: Re: The lightest Down Air Mats (DAM?)
Thanks bender. BTW, you're a biker? If you're interested we have an ultralight touring yahoo group. It's mostly made up of GDR people. Not a whole lot of conversation, but it is int...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cross between Quilt and sleep bag?
December 04, 2:58pm

thanks!
I just wanted to personally thank Hendrik for all these awesome interviews as well as his excellent blog.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Cottage manufacturers - interviewed
December 04, 2:54pm

Re: re private emails, for mm
Aha, "You must specify an email address in your user profile in order to send this user a personal message (PM)." because I hadn't bothered to put in my email address I can'...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Inverted Downdraft Woodgas Stove - My Attempt
December 04, 2:49pm

Africa to open new 650k trail in 2010
So, Which one of you is going to be the first to hike the Rim of Africa trail. http://mmeiser.com/blog/2009/12/new-650km-trail-to-open-in-south-africa.html "The Rim of Africa follows ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Africa to open new 650k trail in 2010
December 04, 1:00pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: RE: Aluminum
Randy: Would love to chat with you if you have time. I should finish with my home brew prototype first though, lest I never get it finished. My personal email is michael *at- mmeiser.com. (Hate ...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Inverted Downdraft Woodgas Stove - My Attempt
December 04, 2:41am

Integrated Quilt / sleeping pad
It occurs to me reading through this post that I have the same ideas or similar ideas on this subject as many others. My ideal ultralight winter setup would be an integrated down quilt and down ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cross between Quilt and sleep bag?
December 04, 1:12am

The lightest Down Air Mats (DAM?)
Tim, that looks like quite a pad. I own an Exped Airmat for summer use and I'd been looking at the Big Agnes and Exped down aur mats for winter use. All in all the idea of an air pad wi...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cross between Quilt and sleep bag?
December 04, 12:59am

Re: Off-Trail Lightweight Backpacking Philosophy
Good question. "Less is more" This has been an principal I learned in my study of design in college, but I'd never thought to put it to the kind of use this forum has taught me...

In Philosophy & Technique » Off-Trail Lightweight Backpacking Philosophy
December 04, 12:40am

an original moment
You know I think in many ways this sums up why I like traveling in the outdoors so much. Not that I'll ever have a moment this amazing. (Though anyone could, you never know.) It is the o...

In Chaff » A most amazing encounter!
December 03, 10:46pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: RE: Aluminum
The fisure is very interesting but it's not what I'm trying to accomplish. I split the cone into three pieces in the round so it breaks down flat and doesn't need to go in a pot (though...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Inverted Downdraft Woodgas Stove - My Attempt
December 03, 10:30pm

All Reader Reviews by Michael Meiser

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MSR Dragonfly Multi-fuel
I've had a Dragonfly for going on three years now. It's shortcomings are its weight and it's largish pack size. Most of the time I do use a .25oz supercat or pressurized side jet alc...

In Stoves - White Gas
February 28, 4:04pm

Light My Fire Spork
I love hate this thing. This is to say I loved to use it right up to the point where it snapped in two. I love the design with the spoon at one end and the fork at the other. I find other sporks de...

In Cookware - Other
June 26, 9:49am