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John S. (jshann) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Originally from Louisiana, I enjoyed camping in my Boy Scouting days and eventually became an Eagle Scout. Many years later (2002), I discovered backpacking after going on an REI multisport trip to Alaska. My first backpack was to Grand Canyon, and I was hooked!
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Re: Re: Smaller syringes generate more force
Pressure is the ratio of force to the area over which that force is distributed. Does tuberculin and larger volume syringes have same size exit hole? Maybe they do. In first aid I hear to use an...

In GEAR » Sawyer Mini Backflushing
February 01, 5:56pm

Re: WTS essay
Thanks for the info Emily. Sorry about the illness. I have been through a GI viral illness while desert hiking a few years ago. It was no fun at all.

In Editor's Roundtable » Wilderness Trekking School - Ultralight Boot Camp Photo Essay
January 31, 7:39am

Re: Buff's vs Balaclava for cold temp hiking, which do you prefer?
I have one of the early buff's and do like Chenault. I cut mine in two parts, one 12" long (use as neck gaiter for backpacking) and the other is 6" (use as ear cover for biking).

In GEAR » Buff's vs Balaclava for cold temp hiking, which do you prefer?
January 31, 7:21am

Re: help me choose a budget bag
Well, I was gonna say Campmor brand bags, but I don't see them on their site any longer.

In GEAR » help me choose a budget bag
January 30, 7:52pm

Re: Re: Updated SUL Clothing 40F
"This is ass-backwards; to make the required clothing system fit into an arbitrary weight." Welcome to ultralight backpacking.

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Updated SUL Clothing 40F
January 30, 1:16pm

Re: Wall Charger
http://ww2.duracell.com/media/en-US/pdf/gtcl/Product_Data_Sheet/NA_DATASHEETS/Charger%20Datasheet_CEF27.pdf Maybe remove the cover for lighter weight?

In GEAR » AA Wall Charger for a Thru-Hike
January 28, 9:06pm

Re: Wilderness Trekking School - Ultralight Boot Camp Photo Essay
Great pics. What camera is Emily using?

In Editor's Roundtable » Wilderness Trekking School - Ultralight Boot Camp Photo Essay
January 28, 8:57pm

Re: Idiot question...
http://www.sparkyhikes.com/2014/01/choosing-external-battery/ Choosing an External Battery January 23, 2014 I recently investigated the external battery market. As always, a backpacker needs to ...

In GEAR » Battery charger pack specs comparison!
January 28, 8:01am

Re: AA Wall Charger for a Thru-Hike
For lighter weight in a 4 bay charger, look for a folding US plug. Ultralast Smarter Charger •Two-channel design allows for charging AA or AAA rechargeable batteries in pairs of 2, up to 4...

In GEAR » AA Wall Charger for a Thru-Hike
January 27, 7:45am

Re: Test
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In User Test Forum » Test
January 26, 4:55pm

All Reader Reviews by John S.

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GoLite Dawn
I have had this pack for several years and have taken it on multiple backpacks ranging from 2 days to 6 days. My pack weights have been over 15 pounds a few times with no problems. The materials and w...

In Backpacks - Frameless
May 09, 12:05pm