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John Donewar (Newton) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Southeastern Louisiana
About Me Bitten by the hiking bug in 2008. The "infection" persists and I am not in search of cure. :-)
Reinfected by the MYOG bug in 2009 and I am still not in search of a cure. :-)
If I am not hiking I am reading about it or working on my gear.
Became a BPL Lifetime Member 5/1/11.

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All Forum Posts by John Donewar

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Re: Re: How is UL backpacking creeping into your daily life?
Aaron, He instructed them to take nothing on the journey but a walking stick - no food, no traveling bag, not a coin in the purses on their belts. "Do not bring a second tunic," he sa...

In Philosophy & Technique » How is UL backpacking creeping into your daily life?
November 12, 5:52am

Re: John Muir Trail in the Fall
Ryan, You walked across God's palate of colors. Your camera was the brush that produced the most amazing painting on the screen of my monitor. The contrasts of barren starkness and exp...

In Post-Trip Reports » John Muir Trail in the Fall
November 11, 7:26pm

+1 David, All Gave Some & Some Gave All! There Are Many Giving Right Now! I Wish Them All A Safe Return Home! Party On, Newton

November 11, 11:31am

Re: EMS pack
Dan, Follow this link to Eastern Mountain Sports . Party On, Newton

In GEAR » REI Flash 18
November 10, 11:55am

Nalgene 50% Off
Placed my order 10/21/2010 using the copon code "october". Inquired 11/1/2010 when my order would be shipped. On 11/3/2010 I received this message in an email. >>Due to the...

In Gear Deals » Nalgene 50% Off
November 10, 11:47am

Re: Re: Shipping Gas Canisters
And then there is the smallish 3.5 ounce Jet Boil canisters that may fit into that mailable window. To keep it simple. ;-( We will be flying. I have located two "local" sources for...

In GEAR » Shipping Gas Canisters ?
November 09, 3:08pm

Shipping Gas Canisters ?
I just made the move to an Optimus Crux gas canister stove. I can purchase gas canisters locally without a problem. Ordering them however and having them shipped incurs a hazardous materials ha...

In GEAR » Shipping Gas Canisters ?
November 09, 10:49am

Re: what i'm thinking...
Ayres, Quest Outfitters has a sternum strap "slider" item #3091 that can be removed and reinstalled on the shoulder straps at will. If you have trouble removing the "permanent&q...

In GEAR » REI Flash 18
November 09, 7:08am

Re: What homemade gear do you take with on every outing?
My Make Your Own Gear Pack, Tarp, Bivy, Top quilt, Bear/Food bag, Stuff sacks for clothing, food and cook kit. Party On, Newton

In Make Your Own Gear » What homemade gear do you take with on every outing?
November 08, 3:26pm

Re: this tarp with cuben
Ben, Be sure to read all of Jay's articles on this project. In the introductory article he describes how he adjusted some of the measurements on the front beak. I ran into this when I made ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Make Your Own Gear: 5 Yards to SUL, Part 3 - Tarp
November 08, 2:57pm

All Reader Reviews by John Donewar

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Under Armour Men's UA Escape 7" Solid Shorts
Here are the particulars. Ultra-lightweight woven fabric. Mesh internal liner. 360° Reflectivity Hand pockets for your essentials. 7” inseam 2.2 oz. Polyester Men'...</td>          
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In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
September 29, 10:56am

Scope Outlast
This is a first for me as I have never posted a gear review before. The Scope Outlast Minibrush probably isn't really even considered as hiking gear. Scope Outlast Minibrush

In Backpacks - External Frame
August 13, 12:14pm