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All Forum Posts by Peter Surna

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PM vs PQ
Roger, Why have you chosen PM over more breathable materials? And why do most products that BMW make use the more breathable Pertex Quantum? I am not saying other products aren't used,...

In GEAR » Is there a palce for Pertex Microlight in sleeping bags?
April 11, 8:17am

Yes, its too narrow
I reviewed the Ghost and found it way too narrow - clothes or no clothes. I then sold it on eBay to someone who also found it too narrow. I am a side sleeper, which doesn't help at all so maybe...

In GEAR » Ghost Users Size Question
April 11, 1:55am

Is there a place for Pertex Microlight in sleeping bags?
According to current wisdom, Pertex Quantum, or a similar material, is the outer fabric of choice in a sleeping bag within a bivy or in a tent. And if you are in really wet exposed conditions for a...

In GEAR » Is there a palce for Pertex Microlight in sleeping bags?
April 11, 1:51am

Sold
Sold! Rog has secured rights to this item with my masterpiece belt.

In Gear Swap » Unused Integral Designs Siltarp 5' x 8'
April 10, 5:46pm

Both are now sold.
Both are now sold.

In Gear Swap » 2 A16 bug bivys Unused
April 09, 7:13pm

Yes, I made a mistake, it is the Sil Poncho.
Yes, I made a mistake, it is the Sil Poncho.

In Gear Swap » Unused Integral Designs Siltarp 5' x 8'
April 09, 7:11pm

Now at $40
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In Gear Swap » Unused Integral Designs Siltarp 5' x 8'
April 08, 9:36pm

Question for Vapr Side Zip Bivy owners
Does the Vapr Side Zip Bivy allow you to unzip all of the pertex quantum above you when in mosquito protection mode i.e. is only mosquito netting above your head? I have the Vapr Quantum Bivy Sa...

In GEAR » Question for Vapr Side Zip Bivy owners
April 07, 11:26pm

2 A16 bug bivys Unused
2 A16 bug bivys Never used. Take 1 for $32 or 2 for $46 Price includes shipping to the US I live in Australia and this should take 7-8 days to get to you in the US. Email me direct at ...

In Gear Swap » 2 A16 bug bivys Unused
April 04, 11:51pm

Unused Integral Designs Siltarp 5' x 8' - $40
Never used but I did seam seal the inside of the hood with Silnet. It comes with a 0.7 oz belt I made to keep it from flapping around. $40 with the belt Price inlcudes postage to the US....

In Gear Swap » Unused Integral Designs Siltarp 5' x 8'
April 04, 11:40pm

All Reader Reviews by Peter Surna

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
I am a side sleeper and have used the Prolite 3 and normally a 3/4 length Prolite 4 but find the NeoAir to be far more comfortable. If you blow up the NeoAir on a warm sunny day you will find that ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
September 05, 7:49pm

Titanuium Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Likes - I have the version with the mesh/fabric hood and use the bivy with the mesh over my face 99% of the time. This is much more comfortable and less claustrophobic than momentum fabric over my ...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
September 02, 8:44am

Stephenson 2R
It won’t fall down, it withstands high wind but there are too many usability issues with this tent to make it easy to use. Perhaps 10 years ago these tents were ahead of their time. Now they are n...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
October 22, 4:56pm

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I like the design of this pack but have issues over the quality and durability. On its second use, and with no real loads and no bush whacking, the mesh separated from its elastic on one of the sid...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 22, 12:09am

Feathered Friends Hummingbird, Epic outer
This bag has an Epic outer and a 0.85 inner with 2oz overfill. It weighs about 830 grams. Two of my friends have asked me to recommend bags to them and I have recommended WM Ultralights but someho...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 5:00am

Hilleberg Nallo 3GT 2005
I bought this tent in 2005 for really wet windy weather for 2 above the tree line. Pros: - Massive size for the weight of 2.75kg - Huge vestibule, I have never seen a bigger vestibule on a te...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 08, 4:28pm

Icebreaker Superfine 190
I second the above.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
September 06, 1:48am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
Pros: Lots of loft for the 400 grams of total weight. More than a WM Highlight for instance. Cons: Too narrow. Way too narrow to sleep in for me and I like sleeping bags people normally say are too...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 03, 6:17am