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Titanium plate as frying pan
More thoughts... If baking paper works, then a titanium plate with baking paper like the Snow Peak Trek Titanium Plate is only 2oz (60 grams) plus say 10 grams of paper. This isn't the b...

In GEAR » Lightest non stick fry pan
November 18, 3:09pm

Hi Sarah, Tell me, what is the recipe for those scones?

In GEAR » Lightest non stick fry pan
November 17, 3:43pm

Aluminium frying pan
Yes, I am a gourmet, I regularly take scotch whisky and cuban cigars even though I sleep in a tarp and bivvy. Are you guys recommending this GSI Hard Anodized 6 Pc Extreme Mess Set or this GSI B...

In GEAR » Lightest non stick fry pan
November 16, 7:08pm

REI Ti Ware Nonstick Titanium Frying Pan
This REI model looks pretty good. 4.9 ounces Dimensions 7.5 x 1.6 inches And another one, the Evernew Dimensions 8.07 x 1.57 inches Weight 5.5oz/155g Actually, no, this one is the...

In GEAR » Lightest non stick fry pan
November 16, 6:07pm

Lightest non stick fry pan
Just got back from a trip. My aluminum fry pan was used to fry sausages and had lots of burnt black yucky stuff stuck to its base after cooking. I have used this thing for years but was wondering a...

In GEAR » Lightest non stick fry pan
November 16, 5:02pm

As an ex-structural engineer I can tell you this - at university I was told that most structures failed at connections. And connections are the most overlooked part of the design as they don’t ye...

In GEAR » Cuben Fiber Fragile- Huh?
November 16, 2:59pm
Call me a spoil sport but wouldn't getting complete have been a better idea? It has far more exposure than this site.

In Editor's Roundtable » BPL Launches Wiki as Lightweight Backpacking Reference
November 11, 8:07pm

2RS review
I just reviewed this tent in the double wall shelters area here:

In Gear Swap » Warmlite-Price TEST ONLY
October 22, 4:57pm

This has to be made into the longest topic on this forum.
I refuse to end this discussion. This has to be made into the longest topic on this forum.

In Gear Swap » Warmlite-Price TEST ONLY
October 21, 4:38pm

Lets get serious
OK, I will attempt to answer the question. Here are some others offers on this site: ...

In Gear Swap » Warmlite-Price TEST ONLY
October 21, 5:58am

All Reader Reviews by Peter Surna

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
I am a side sleeper and have used the Prolite 3 and normally a 3/4 length Prolite 4 but find the NeoAir to be far more comfortable. If you blow up the NeoAir on a warm sunny day you will find that ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
September 05, 7:49pm

Titanuium Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Likes - I have the version with the mesh/fabric hood and use the bivy with the mesh over my face 99% of the time. This is much more comfortable and less claustrophobic than momentum fabric over my ...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
September 02, 8:44am

Stephenson 2R
It won’t fall down, it withstands high wind but there are too many usability issues with this tent to make it easy to use. Perhaps 10 years ago these tents were ahead of their time. Now they are n...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
October 22, 4:56pm

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I like the design of this pack but have issues over the quality and durability. On its second use, and with no real loads and no bush whacking, the mesh separated from its elastic on one of the sid...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 22, 12:09am

Feathered Friends Hummingbird, Epic outer
This bag has an Epic outer and a 0.85 inner with 2oz overfill. It weighs about 830 grams. Two of my friends have asked me to recommend bags to them and I have recommended WM Ultralights but someho...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 5:00am

Hilleberg Nallo 3GT 2005
I bought this tent in 2005 for really wet windy weather for 2 above the tree line. Pros: - Massive size for the weight of 2.75kg - Huge vestibule, I have never seen a bigger vestibule on a te...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 08, 4:28pm

Icebreaker Superfine 190
I second the above.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
September 06, 1:48am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
Pros: Lots of loft for the 400 grams of total weight. More than a WM Highlight for instance. Cons: Too narrow. Way too narrow to sleep in for me and I like sleeping bags people normally say are too...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 03, 6:17am