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Re: there's a reason you see the ubiquitous two crossed pole wedge tents like the bd light series in many mountaineering situations
Yep. Have an Unna for stupid exposed trips. A mid for other times.

In GEAR » Lightest Bomber Tent/Shelter Options?
September 14, 9:31pm

Re: Re: INTERESTING EBAY TENT...TARP TENT COPY?
how's this

In GEAR » INTERESTING EBAY TENT...TARP TENT COPY?
September 14, 8:09pm

Re: Pesky pole in the middle Duomid issue
Granted the two longer pole jack option is heavier than what the OP has done. But since it was asked. I use two of these from Quest Outfitters. #4107 section w/o insert .625" diam- ECO...

In GEAR » MLD Duomid
September 14, 6:31pm

Re: Pesky pole in the middle Duomid issue
I use longer pole jacks. I prefer the handles up and not in the dirt. I have two lengths available depending on if I want to one pole or two.

In GEAR » MLD Duomid
September 14, 1:37pm

Re: How to kill a trout
Perpendicular slice behind the head. Instant. Say Thank You. Got a lot of bones, but so tasty.

In Fishing » How to kill a trout
September 14, 8:24am

Re: Human behavior on forums
+1 We are an incredibly diverse group here, All kinds, good and bad. Wait till winter funk is in full swing. I enjoy your posts Roger. Keep up the good work/fight.

In Chaff » Human behavior on forums
September 12, 6:56am

Re:LNT
My biggest problem with LNT.org is how they want to separate humans from nature. Like outside is an exhibit or something. Where are the velvet ropes? Thanks Ped, if that is your name, for judgin...

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
September 11, 7:40am

Re: The War on Vestibules
Please elaborate Roger. Don't hold back. But your post above without any further explanation is a troll post. Cheery Bye I don't get the need for views out of the tent. It's...

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 11, 7:21am

Re: Awnings Tarps and Wind.......
Sweet. No floor needed for a hammock. Richard still wins.

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 10, 7:56am

Re: Awnings Tarps and Wind.......
"If you check out our new Convert Shelters for 2015, you see a unique solution to this dichotomy, where the vestibule can zip off and when it is, it is "replaced" by an awning over d...

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 10, 7:44am

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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ULA Equipment
Ordered this pack early on a Thurs. morning PST. Shipped from ULA that afternoon. Custom CDT with no hip belt or ice axe/pole retention or any other options other than the pad and hydration sleeve. U...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 29, 6:35pm

Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am