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Devin Montgomery (dsmontgomery) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale one snowball away from big trouble
About Me Hiker, rower, bicyclist. I go light because I'd rather feel like a guy walking in the woods than a pack-mule hauling a load. Now the maker of the Backcountry Boiler, undeniably the baddest way to heat water on the planet.
My Website URLhttp://theboilerwerks.com/

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All Forum Posts by Devin Montgomery

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Re: Re : International shipping
Thanks Mike! I've been looking at the HM Revenue and Customs website, and between that and what Callahan sent me, am finding the same info you give with one exception. It looks to me as thou...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 31, 12:37pm

International Shipping
Forum member Callahan just sent me some very useful information about how I might be able to ship these internationally for less than I estimated above. I'll make further investigation into int...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 31, 10:49am

Re: Re: Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
Hi All! Al - I'm happy to ship these to the UK! After some investigation, it looks like USPS first class is the most economical: $14-$20 US depending on the final weight of the packaging. Un...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 31, 10:08am

Re: list
Thanks Robert! Travis - several folks have asked this question, and with good reason. At present, I'm focusing on the basic kettle. Most small alcohol stoves would probably work moderately ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 26, 9:59pm

Re: Montgomery Kettle reservations
You're on there, Paul! You, too Mike! I remember your post from way back in annals of the original thread. Welcome back and thanks for your support! Where in Pa are you?

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 23, 3:44pm

Re: RE: Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
Thanks guys! I'm sorry for taking so long to get back to some of you, but you're all on the list. Mike: this does actually make you a "cool kind," so good call Bob: yours wi...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 23, 11:00am

Re: JetBoil Cargo Cozy...
Hi Callahan, Thanks! A neoprene cozy is exactly what I'm planning (as an option) for many of the reasons you cite. It also protects the metal for those who are concerned about it. One differ...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 17, 8:07pm

Re: Crater Lake Snowshoe Video Essay
Excellent video essay Darin! What mapping software did you use?

In Editor's Roundtable » Crater Lake Snowshoe Video Essay
March 16, 10:21pm

Re: YAY!
Thanks Flix! You are #5 indeed! Unfortunately, the final version will not have a spout as there is no cost effective way that I can incorporate one at present. I think you'll find that it op...

In Gear Deals » Montgomery Kettle (ultralight chimney-boiler) reservations
March 16, 8:02pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Boiler tests
The bottom is 2 3/4" and widens to 3 1/2". The lip that the kettle rests on is 3/8" all around, with a diameter of 4 1/4". Edit: oops, forgot the weight: 1.6 oz. So yeah, the...

In Make Your Own Gear » Ultralight Kelly / Storm / Volcano Kettle
March 13, 5:42am

All Reader Reviews by Devin Montgomery

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Ultralight Designs Blue Mini
This is aluminum bottle based alcohol stove similar to the "gram weenie" by Whitebox. I bought the stove because of its simplicity and because I could quickly get it for a hike I was taking ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
September 04, 1:04pm

Potable Aqua Iodine Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets
These have been around forever, and I think just about everyone has used them at one time or another. If you're an absolute novice, use them once: chugging the resulting antiseptic rinse is a rig...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:44pm

Micropur MP 1 Chlorine Dioxide Water Purifier Tablet
My rating of five here is for the Chlorine Dioxide method of treatment, this is just the brand I happened to use. Ultra lightweight, kills most wee-beasties in 20 min, with 4 hrs kills the few ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 01, 12:24pm

MSR Whisperlight / Internationale
For years, this was the Model T of backpacking stoves, and for good reason. Runs on almost any fuel, easy and reliable to use in all conditions, "light" for traditional packing. Can accomo...

In Stoves - White Gas
May 01, 11:51am

Marmot Precip Jacket Mens
After having my last rain jacket stolen out of my car right before a long river trip, I picked up a Precip on sale at the local outfitter. It was a good brand, waterproof, breathable, lightweight, and...

In Clothing - Raingear
April 29, 8:48pm

Snow Peak Trek 700
This was the first bit of gear that I bought in my lightweight conversion. Just under $30, plenty of capacity for solo camping (I never could finish a meal that filled it up),includes a lid that drai...

In Cookware - Titanium
April 29, 8:04pm