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All Forum Posts by John Abela

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Bay Area GGG Host
Aaron recently retired... he has a lot more time to do such than I do :-D

In Pre-Trip Planning » Bay Area GGG Host
August 01, 2:58am

Re: FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large)
I have gotten three PM's from folks asking about how loose or tight the pockets are... not sure why... has there been chatter somewhere online about QC of these packs regarding the fourway stre...

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large)
August 01, 2:54am

lol Glad somebody was able to see the humor in my post... some of you people here are waaaay to serious (rolleyes)... not getting any umm.. "trail time"... in your life I take it ;) ...

In GEAR » Jetboil MiniMo
July 31, 12:23am

Re: Interesting
Didn't John Abela make one of those, and then Jetboil gave him crap for modifying their product . . . and now they are selling pretty much the same thing John made? After more than a decad...

In GEAR » Jetboil MiniMo
July 30, 5:20pm

Re: Re: Bay Area GGG Host
Just to clarify... I am not all that gung-ho on companies attending a GGG. It is something that just happened and after a year or two a few more companie started showing up, so I thought if such wa...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Bay Area GGG Host
July 30, 8:44am

Re: Re: Lost Coast
Hey Lindsey, Our good buddy Ken has nailed most/all of the points at this point, but just wanted to drop in and let you know I got your message and headed over here to answer them. Ken beat me t...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Lost Coast, August 11-16. Looking for key exchange or hiker with a second car
July 29, 12:08am

FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large)
SMD Flight 30 med/large is up for sale!! I originally ordered the medium/large (36 liters/2200ci) and then ordered the small/medium (31 liters/1900ci) and the small is more of what I need for th...

In Gear Swap » FS: SMD Flight 30 (med/large)
July 24, 10:51pm

Re: Re: New Panel Loader From ZPacks
@David, Thanks a bunch!! Regarding your question about the top... hmm, well, if you had a roll-top that had straps that compress the roll-top down along the axis of the bag, I suppose it coul...

In GEAR » New Panel Loader From ZPacks
July 23, 12:00pm

Re: ZPacks Arc Zip
Thanks for posting this Chad. You can read some of the backstory on the new ZPacks Arc Zip - it has been a fun adventure for me!

In GEAR » New Panel Loader From ZPacks
July 22, 4:52pm

Re: Re: Re: Western box photos of contents.
So, I've been thinking about jumping in on this... stayed away from it thinking most of my gear would just never be used by people... But, have gathered up a small pile of gear I was thinkin...

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
July 14, 8:44pm

All Reader Reviews by John Abela

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Klymit Static V Luxe
Review of the Klymit Static V Luxe inflatable sleeping pad. My overall rating is a four (4) out of five (5). The one star reduction ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
May 03, 6:44am

Black Rock Gear Hadron

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 02, 6:44pm

ZPacks ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp & HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter
ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp ZPacks HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter h...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 27, 10:34pm

Jetboil Sol Ti
Hello Everybody, I was able to acquire the new Jetboil Sol Ti recently and I have now had a chance to use it in the field - inclu...

In Backpacks - Frameless
April 11, 3:00pm