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Craig W. (xnomanx) - BPL Professional Member

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About Me Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.
-K. Vonnegut
CityBeautiful Altadena
My Website URLhttp://www.sweepingthegarden.wordpress.com
My PDF Gear ListGeneral Adventuring Gearlist (2013)

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All Forum Posts by Craig W.

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Neoprene
Neoprene is weird. Adan was experiencing a similar issue yesterday. He started the hike with nothing but a thick wool sock on one foot and a hydroskin over wool on the other. He said the foot wi...

In GEAR » Trail Runners and Snow
December 22, 5:10pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: The JMT Pencil and the UL Life
What does an original Nick Gatel drawing sell for these days? I like it.

In GEAR » Which Pencil for the JMT?
December 22, 4:36pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Neoprene
I wonder if people having trouble with neoprene are actually experiencing poor circulation problems from the socks being too tight with layers underneath or not fitting in the shoe well.

In GEAR » Trail Runners and Snow
December 22, 4:18pm

Re: Re: Neoprene
I've always thought this is yet another highly subjective topic. My feet yesterday with the above mentioned setup were no colder than my feet are today walking around the house and doing yar...

In GEAR » Trail Runners and Snow
December 22, 3:56pm

Trail Runners and Snow
Brooks Cascadia 7, Kahtoola Microspikes, NRS Hydroskin socks, Smartwool thin liner sock, ID shorty e-vent gaiters. It works. This photo is from yesterday: 6 hours of postholing in fresh s...

In GEAR » Trail Runners and Snow
December 22, 2:31pm

Cheap Stuff
****Fancee Feast cat can stove: $.79 ****Duck brand Window treatment film (polycryo groundcloth material): most hardware stores, $10 for enough to make 4 large groundsheets. ****Wide mouth Gator...

In GEAR » Best Cheap Gear of 2013
December 21, 8:28pm

Re: Re: Re: Maybe switch them around more often
I resent being called an indistinguishable animal Doug. Put your glasses on and you will see that I'm actually quite distinguished.

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Disabling ANNOYING Animated Avatars?
December 20, 6:30pm

Re: Re: Woo woo time, Galactic Core explosions, Solar excitement, and Dr. Paul LaViolette
"Also, a lot of this is pretty up in the air and theoretical. " To put it politely.

In Chaff » Woo woo time, Galactic Core explosions, Solar excitement, and Dr. Paul LaViolette
December 20, 9:01am

Re: Re: Re: Your down coat could be the product of cruelty
So it's all or nothing? A person isn't allowed to question the practices of a company or industry- even if they own products from that company or industry- and suggest that perhaps things ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Your down coat could be the product of cruelty
December 19, 9:21pm

Re: Why?
+1 Desert Dweller. I'd rather not see my students getting wrapped up in either.

In Chaff » Marijuana use amongst teens.
December 19, 7:45pm

All Reader Reviews by Craig W.

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Montbell Thermawrap jacket
A great jacket- my XL weighs in at just over 10 oz. with its stuff sack. Very simple, functional design- perfect for 3 seasons in the Sierras when combined with a base layer and/or shell system.

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
May 15, 8:56pm

Dirty Girl Gaiters
These are great "dry" gaiters. As a trail runner I shopped and shopped for a good, breathable, and lightweight pair...not much out there. Most mainstream gear makers seem to seriously over...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 13, 8:55pm