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Johnny Gish (jtgish) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Coppell, Texas
About Me ultra-running, triathlons and backpacking
and cycling
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All Forum Posts by Johnny Gish

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SakPak pics
couldnt get them to upload on this site but here is a link. Just got it tonite. I think its perfect for what you need. http://www.practicalbackpacking.com/forums/showthread.php?p=6445#post6445 ...

In GEAR » Ultralight knapsack?
July 07, 9:31pm

MP3 players?
anyone have suggestions on light MP3 players. Looking for the following: Lightweight(obviously) Long battery life I would like a screen and radio. Price(the lower the better) I decided against...

In GEAR » MP3 players?
July 06, 8:14pm

REI 20%off coupon?
anyone know when they send these out again?

In Gear Deals » REI 20%off coupon?
July 05, 11:46am

talked with bruce
i ordered my sakpak today over the phone and bruce said he is working on a 16oz hiking staff called the assault that has a knife and a sword built in made of carbon fiber and aluminum core. 200$

In GEAR » The LuxuryLiteâ„¢3oz SakPak
June 27, 9:37am

ula relay
looking for a s/m relay pack.

In Gear Swap » ula relay vs. golite jam
June 23, 9:32pm

BA seedhouse sl2- new
anyone interested in a brand new seedhouse sl2? its a bit small for my liking and i want to get the double rainbow. i took it out of the bag once and set it up in my apt. still smells new. i ca...

In Gear Swap » BA seedhouse sl2- new
June 21, 3:16pm

waterproof cast cover
i just broke my left arm and need a lightweight waterproof cast cover. i am using a trash bag and it is horrible. the cast goes from my left hand all the way up to my bicep. any suggestions?

In GEAR » waterproof cast cover
June 21, 3:12pm

InsulMat Max Tropics
Has anyone used or seen this sleeping pad? It sounds perfect for use in and around Texas. Im also wondering how it would fit in my golite jam. thanks in advance. also, what size BPL pack liner ...

In GEAR » InsulMat Max Tropics
June 21, 10:27am

Eagle Rock Loop AR?
anyone have advice as to where to start and which direction to head? thanks.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Eagle Rock Loop AR?
June 02, 9:49pm

they did it for another site
i saw the same deal on backpacker and bpl and they filled those orders.

In GEAR » Western Mountaineering Group purchase, 20% off!
May 12, 6:30pm

All Reader Reviews by Johnny Gish

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Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
At only 2lbs. 14ozs. this is a very light double wall tent. I loved the all mesh walls which helps with ventilation and I never experienced condensation, but there were a few problems I had. Unless ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
April 06, 9:58pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro Lite 3
The prolite3 short fits my pad sleeve perfect because thats what my sleeve was designed for. Thats about the only positive attribute for this pad. Even with seam sealer on bottom it slides around ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 06, 9:50pm

Gossamer Gear Nightlight Torso
I love my nightlight torso, but I wish it folded similar to the z-rest. I only use two of the three sections because I use it as hip padding and not so much for insulation. I use a thinlight pad for...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
April 06, 9:45pm

Headsweats Race Cap
At under 2.0 oz. this is a great cap for above freezing temps. Coolmax material breathes and wicks away sweat at the same time. The terrycloth headband absorbs almost all of the sweat and is very so...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
April 06, 9:32pm

Patagonia R1 Balaclava
This is the best balaclava that I have found so far. It weighs 2oz's which may be heavy to some but it is far worth its weight. I have used it not only on backpacking trips but everyday in winter...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
March 04, 2:27am

Klearwater Klearwater
I used Klearwater on my trip this past summer in the Weminuche and was very impressed. It is very foolproof (no mixing) to use as it takes 1ml of Klearwater to purify 1 liter of water. Twice while p...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
December 01, 2:05pm

Backpacking Light Ti Esbit stove
I love this little stove. It fits my SP Trek 700 pot perfectly and I was suprised to find it is very stable. I have had no issues with the rivet. It gets great looks when you pull it out.

In Stoves - Other
December 01, 1:58pm

Snow Peak Trek 700
As has been mentioned in the forums the lid on the SP 700 is very heavy. Other than that , it fits perfectly in my Firelite Ti esbit stove. The 26oz capacity is plenty and lets me boil water for my ...

In Cookware - Titanium
December 01, 1:53pm

Patagonia MicroPuff Vest
I agree with all the great qualities others have mentioned about the Micropuff Pullover, but one thing to know is the cut is rather large. I wear a size Large in all other Patagonia gear but when I g...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
December 01, 1:48pm

ULA Equipment
In late July, days after Brian stopped taking orders before his break, I called him and asked if I could still order a Conduit. He told me no problem and shortly after my M/L Conduit arrived. Small ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 01, 1:40pm