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mik matra (mikmik) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me Took me 5 or 6 trips to go from 20+ kilo baseweight to 6.7kg...finally I feel comfortable out in the country :).
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never used one
Mine didn't come with the starter. We've used Bic lighters that we carry for all fire starting issues.

In GEAR » Jetboil sol piezo igniter
August 11, 3:40pm

what is the baseweight for this trip?
We are planning a 6 day trek in 3 season weather not bellow freezing and I am wondering what is the base weight that the BPL-ers consider SUL, UL and normal weight for a trip like this? Thanks f...

In Gear Lists » what is the baseweight for this trip?
August 11, 2:47am

tiny container?
Are you asking about the gram cracker or the Esbit burner/pot stand?

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » 22 Gram Esbit Kit
August 10, 1:22am

Re: Re: Hooded down jackets
Well after all that I bought the Stoick Hooded Hadron off another BPL-er. I figured I can include it as one of my 'layers' see how that goes. I bought another jacket a week earlier off anot...

In GEAR » can you suggest a down jacket for my needs please
August 10, 1:02am

payment through
Hi Matt, Payment done. :)

In Gear Swap » FS: Stoic Hadron hooded down anorak (L)
August 09, 9:02am

Re: Hooded down jackets
We loose the most heat from our heads so if you can trap the 'heat' then that would make a big difference for sure :)

In GEAR » can you suggest a down jacket for my needs please
August 09, 6:36am

Not as light as the Hexamid but.....
I am 6'4" and sleep on a 7cm Exped mat and I bought the TarpTent Rainbow. Well long enough for me I have never touched the sides. Very roomy to sit up and organise myself in there. Excelle...

In GEAR » Ultralight shelter for a tall guy
August 09, 1:37am

Re: Shipping cost...
Cool. Can I pay you through PayPal? If that is okay can you PM me your account email and I'll transfer the mulah. I am on holiday from tomorrow morning here in Oz but will try and log on...

In Gear Swap » FS: Stoic Hadron hooded down anorak (L)
August 08, 6:56pm

Re: lightest possible
"Or if you don't want to drop the $ for the ghost, look on geartrade.com for a stoic hadron. They go for less than $100 and are just over 7 oz with a hood." I am in conversation wi...

In GEAR » can you suggest a down jacket for my needs please
August 07, 3:12am

Re: Depends...
"Do you always carry a windshell with you?" Yes, my non breathable hooded raincoat.

In GEAR » can you suggest a down jacket for my needs please
August 07, 12:51am

All Reader Reviews by mik matra

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ULA Circuit
1. After a few trips I have come to the conclusion that I plainly and simply just don't like the rolltop closure. When the bag is very full it won't even close up properly as there is not enou...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 19, 6:47am