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Re: Lunar Solo or Refuge...
No reason not to choose the Refuge, except maybe for the fact that the vestibule of the Refuge is much smaller than that of the Solo and could bother you if you do not want to put things inside the...

In GEAR » Lunar Solo or Refuge...
May 01, 12:55pm

Re: Tepee vs Twin Peaks
I was also wondering about that, especially for a winter shelter ... any experts to chime in? SMD? MLD? Sven

In GEAR » Are two-pole tarp shelter better then pyramid/half pyramid??
May 01, 8:54am

eVent questions (andrain pants)
Hey guys, could you remind me of the difference between 2 and 3 layer eVent? (Durability, weight, watreproofness) And to follow-up on a previous thread, have you considered using eVent pants as ...

In GEAR » eVent questions (andrain pants)
May 01, 8:50am

WTB Hiking poles
Hey guys, I am looking to buy a very lightly used (or new) pair of hiking poles, either collapsible or two-section, and as light as possible. This is for my own mother's birthday, so be nice!!...

In Gear Swap » WTB Hiking poles
April 30, 2:53pm

Re: Re: Refuge X versus The One
I think that the main differences are price and the fact that the Refuge is a 2 person tent. If money is not an issue, I would buy the Refuge since you can use it either as a one or two person tent...

In GEAR » Refuge X versus The One
April 29, 2:58pm

Re: Rain Pants
I think that the idea of using a rain pant as the main pant for all but the summer is great, assuming that it is breathable enough (i.e. eVent). I have one that is 14oz and use it for that purpose....

In GEAR » Rain pants
April 29, 12:58pm

Re: Re: Best ounce you ever carried?
The extra 5-10 oz (depending on the reference) for a Downmat. Sleeping warm and comfy is a must!!

In Philosophy & Technique » Best ounce you ever carried?
April 28, 8:54am

Re: Re: Ack! (part deux)
Sold - pants still for sale ,,,!

In Gear Swap » Gear for sale!
April 27, 6:56pm

Re: Ack! (part deux)
Sale pending ...

In Gear Swap » Gear for sale!
April 27, 12:05pm

Re: Re: ack! - gear sale
Thanks guys - Chris did indeed PM first but I am waiting to hear back from him ... so Chris ... it is your turn! :-)

In Gear Swap » Gear for sale!
April 27, 11:23am

All Reader Reviews by Sven Klingemann

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Big Agnes Clearview
Just tested the Clearview (mummy style full length) on a three day trip to Michigan. Temperatures overnight were between high fourties to high fiftees. - Comfort: The pad was quite comfortable when i...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
August 22, 2:06pm

Nano Technology Micro Ceramic Water Filter
In my search for a light water filter I tried outNano Technology's Micro Ceramic Water Filter on a recent three day trip. - Pros: Light weight! Less than 3oz. Filters out particles down to 0.1ยต a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 14, 9:36am

Six Moon Designs Refuge "X"
I have used the Refuge X on a three day trip to the UP in Michigan. Temperatures overnight were between 30-40F and there was no rain or significant wind. I received the tent at a weight of 15.8 oz, a...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
May 11, 8:07pm

Exped Downmat 7
OK - I need to boost that rating again! I have the 72inch Exped Downmat and it has not let me down yet! :-) It is a bit heavy, but if you are looking for a pad that is really comfortable, especially...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 28, 8:50am

Backpacking Light FeatherLite Vapor Mitts
I have used the Mitts on several trips now in temperatures ranging from -10F to about 35F, with and without Possum Down liners and despite multiple attempts from my girlfriend to steal them from me (h...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
January 22, 3:06pm

BMW Cocoon Pro 60 Parka
I have been able to test the Pro Parka now for about one month. Sizing/Fit: I am 5'6 and 140lbs; the Parka (size XS)fits great with the exception of its length. one or two more inches would have...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
January 14, 12:01pm

Trail Designs Caldera Stove
The Caldera stove is truly wonderful. I have paired it with the Firelite 500 mug and it performs really well. Boiling times are much shorter compared to the MSR pocker rocket I have and if you know ho...

In Stoves - Alcohol
November 05, 8:04am

Timberland Delerion Low Pro
I have used the Delerion Pros for about 9 months now. The are light, are good for stream crossing and look rather cool to me. On the downside, the footbox is very narrow and I have been having consist...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
November 02, 8:20am

Six Moon Designs Lunar Solo
Just got the Lunar Solo and have used it on a weekend trip at the Black River Falls in WI. I was a bit worried about (a) ease of setup based on other people's comments and (b)problems of condensat...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
June 11, 9:47am

POE AO-Lite Women's Petite
This is a great sleeping pad. 18.5oz, 3 seasons. Very comfortable and compact, no slipping around, especially due to the side rails. I am side-sleeper, so the extra hip support comes in handy. Certain...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
June 04, 8:47pm