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Drew Jay (drewjh) - BPL Guest

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"1) is there any padding in the pack to protect your back from hard objects? I did not notice any in your photo." The Arc doesn't have built in padding but the load is carried away...

In GEAR » What pack do you recommend for this gear?
April 18, 5:35am

SUL setup - Zelph flat bottom Foster pot with Snow Leopard clone windscreen
I was so happy with the performance of my Ruta Locura 850/MYOG Caldera setup: that I...

In Make Your Own Gear » SUL setup - Zelph flat bottom Foster pot with Snow Leopard clone windscreen
April 18, 4:52am

The Montbell website lists them as a 92% wool/8% nylon blend.

In GEAR » for those looking for sub 150 g/m^2 merino shirts
April 14, 11:50pm

Jacks R Better regular length down sleeves
Jacks R Better down sleeves, regular length. I didn't like the attachment on these so I modified them with a loop of shock cord on each side, attached to a flat ribbon. This arrangement is much...

In Gear Swap » Jacks R Better regular length down sleeves, Snow Peak titanium bowl
April 14, 7:54pm

Icebreaker 150 weight merino leggings, Salomon 3D Fastpacker Boots sz 13-14
ALL SOLD, THANKS! Icebreaker Redram merino leggings size XL (appx. 150 weight.) These were worn three nights as a sleep layer, washed on delicate and hung to dry. Perfect condition. $20 shipped....

In Gear Swap » Montbell Thermawrap Vest sz XXL,Icebreaker XL & XXL baselayers, Salomon 3D Fastpacker Boots sz 13-14, Golite Paparoa Trail Shirt XL
April 14, 7:44pm

Lighter than Patagonia Merino 1?
Looks like these might come in a bit lighter than the Patagonia Merino 1. My Merino 1 in size XL weighs 4.9 ounces.

In GEAR » for those looking for sub 150 g/m^2 merino shirts
April 14, 6:35pm

Thanks Chris, good to know. So it looks like they took me for nearly $10, this turned out to be an expensive base layer!

April 13, 12:03am

I ordered a pair of RAB Meco 120 pants from 123 Mountain (full retail price)last Saturday. They were the only online retailer I could find that stocked them in my size. The pants arrived quickly, b...

April 12, 4:41pm

My take
Base weight and spreadsheets are significant in that they allow you to better evaluate and make choices/changes that impact your total pack weight. I've cut my base weight by 1/2 (long trips) t...

In GEAR » Does Clothing Count?
April 12, 4:08pm

WTB Golite Shangrila 3 floor
Anybody have one they would be willing to part with?

In Gear Swap » WTB Golite Shangrila 3 floor
April 11, 2:53am

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