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I made my buddy a hammock a while back using this has a guide I ended up not using a lot of the thoughts he put forth, but the instruct...

In Make Your Own Gear » Newbi on board, looking for a few helpful tips.
December 01, 6:54pm

Working with spacer mesh
I am making a pattern currently for a new backpack and plan to add in a removable wrap-around waistbelt. I want it to use 3D spacer mesh, but I have never used this before. The plan is to use t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Working with spacer mesh
November 30, 2:07pm

Murmur 2012
That looks pretty exciting. My pack I made and use right now is modeled after the murmur. I agree, the new top closure looks like it will be very helpful.

In GEAR » Murmur 2012 get DXG treatment
November 30, 12:34pm

Henley Pack
You could make Mark Henley's pack. It took exactly 1 sq/yd of fabric. I made this as my first pack. I made a new one very quickly after and changed a lot, but you could use it as a guideline fo...

In Make Your Own Gear » What to do with 1 yd of silnylon?
November 30, 6:41am

Re: No-Sew Cuben and Climasheild Apex Comforter for 2 people
I have no experience working with cuben, so someone may know better than me, but I think having it be completely no-sew will be a possible problem. Even though synthetic insulation needs less loft ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Newbie question (possibly dumb!) - No-Sew Cuben and Climasheild Apex Comforter for 2 people.
November 29, 10:49am

Lytw8 bivy
Jamie Shortt's bivy pattern has worked well for lots of people. There is a link on his site to the pretty long thread here about it too. I'm not sure how long you are looking for, but a few...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bivy patterns?
November 25, 7:45am

How it did
Thanks for all the support. I'm really hoping this guide will be able to help people like a bunch of the guides that I have found on so many other things. For anyone trying the guide, please fe...

In Make Your Own Gear » Synthetic Quilt Guide
November 23, 9:46am

Re: What pack features do you like?
Sorry about that. This hypothetical pack DOESN'T need to be SUL. I'm sure some of that info I posted seemed a bit contradictory to saying it should be SUL. Yeah, I am trying to get away...

In GEAR » What pack features do you like?
November 20, 6:16pm

Re: Post something SMALL that works for you.
For me, the derma-safe knife that BPL used to sell is a fantastic little tool. I used to carry around an overweight pocket knife. Then I got this trinket and realized how rarely I need a knife at a...

In GEAR » Post something SMALL that works for you. Mine: a pen
November 20, 4:02pm

What pack features do you like?
I made a SUL pack very similar to the Murmur about five months ago. Because of some design flaws and rough use, it is time for a new pack. I have some ideas on how I want to make it, but I feel lik...

In GEAR » What pack features do you like?
November 20, 3:58pm

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