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Chamois Butt'r
I recently came across a tube of Chamois Butt'r I had in my cycling stuff. Probably not the easiest to find, but I'm betting most bike chops carry it. My tube was $13.00 for 8 oz which is $...

In GEAR » Hydropel alternatives
July 21, 9:04pm

GearGrams working for me! ----- Gear Grams
Just thought I'd throw in that the site is working great right now. Just moved my list from excel to there. Great interface, very easy to use, great tutorial (although its intuitive enough ...

In Gear Lists » GearGrams not working?
July 18, 9:55am

Great article
I appreciated the whole thing, specially since the links usually don't work out on BPL. Thanks for the post

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » PANIC BUTTON
July 14, 2:18pm

re: advices
Thanks for the positive encouragement and shared experience! Liking these tips, gluestick sounds like great technique that I'll try out next time. Sil is just too dern slippery for my finger...

In Make Your Own Gear » Slightly sloppy 11 oz MYOG pack
July 14, 12:42pm

funny you should mention clowns because so did Michele Bachman
Anybody else from Waterloo? Scary:

In Chaff » Clowns Are SCARY!!
July 13, 10:37pm

Slightly sloppy 11 oz MYOG pack
Just finished my first attempt at a real, functional backpack (as opposed to a useless, fake one). Its roughly 11x6.5x20 + 6" or roll top which comes to about 1500 cubic inches of usable in-pa...

In Make Your Own Gear » Slightly sloppy 11 oz MYOG pack
July 13, 9:47pm

Non-compass functions
Seems to me the real value in enormous watches is the altimeter, barometer and maybe thermometer. I can't see myself spending 100+ for a compass.

In GEAR » What is the best moderately priced compass watch
July 12, 9:05pm

re: Quest lycra mesh
About to start sewing on a modified G4/Burn/Circuit style backpack and I've got the same lycra mesh from Quest Outfitters. It strikes me as much heavier (3.7 vs 1.9 ozs?) than the silnylon,...

In Make Your Own Gear » Size of Backpack Mesh Pocket
July 10, 1:17am

Ditch your pants
I think you own suggestion - leaving pants altogether and just wearing your rain pants - is a great idea. I had a hard time letting go of my pants too, but I have never regretted it. Shorts + long ...

In GEAR » Need Lighter Clothes (Can you help?)
July 07, 11:38pm

Jo-Anns = junk
Thanks for the heads up with the JoAnns ripstop. I was also disappointed to notice a couple holes in the fabric when I got it home. I don't think UL fabrics are really JoAnns market. In fac...

In Make Your Own Gear » 1st ever MYOG: 2 oz day pack
June 30, 7:38pm

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