BPL Community Profile

Dave U (FamilyGuy) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Rockies
About Me Dave U has not added a biography yet.

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Dave U

Showing 181 - 190 of 6721 | Page: 1 ...10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 ...673
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Re: Re: Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
You are going to need 13 rocks where Billy treks above treeline. LOL Not sure this would be my first choice above treeline.....

In GEAR » Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
April 02, 6:10pm

Re: Re: Re: Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
"When zpacks and HMG list their tent weight, they're not including the weight of stakes (since they don't ship their tents with stakes included)." Very true. I'd add Six M...

In GEAR » Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
April 02, 4:59pm

Re: Literacy.....
"Yoke, people! What is so hard about using proper language?!" LOL. Maybe the folks at six moons have laid an egg here and can't get that off their minds. (Design looks great - ...

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 02, 4:54pm

Re: Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
Looking forward to more review after you use it. "So it's right under 2 lbs without the stakes and instructions." Apart from the instructions, you would still require the 13 stake...

In GEAR » Big Agnes Scout UL2 Plus - Initial Impressions
April 02, 3:54pm

Re: Re: Re: One size fits all
I think this is a reading comprehension issue. The yoke slides up and down to fit a wide variety of torso sizes and is not fixed. In other words, it is fully adjustable up and down, increasin...

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 02, 2:42pm

Re: Granite Gear Nimbus Core
It is a little over 3.5 lbs, but it also has a far more robust suspension that the GG Blaze. It shares the same suspension as the previous Nimbus Meridian which is intended to carry much higher lo...

In GEAR » Granite Gear Nimbus Core with Bearikade Expedition
April 02, 2:26pm

Re: One size fits all
"One size to fit all ? Tried quite a lot, but not a good idea imho." No, it has an adjustable torso from 15 to 22". There are two yokes with different shoudler strap (padded port...

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 02, 1:13pm

Re: trekking pole straps usage.....yes or no
Forearm fatigue? I would suggest not using the straps to build up the endurance of the forearm muscles, thereby not requiring artificial assistance for weak forearms. Maybe we should use rol...

In Philosophy & Technique » How to use your trekking pole strap
April 02, 10:25am

Re: Re: re: no straps for me
I would also argue that should you catch the pole tip between two large rocks while falling to the ground, a strap prevents you from releasing the pole, possibly causing a wrist sprain or breakage....

In Philosophy & Technique » How to use your trekking pole strap
April 02, 9:32am

Re: Re: Re: Re: How to use your trekking pole strap
Yup - I am a cutter. Could not stand the straps. BD Alpine Cork poles.

In Philosophy & Technique » How to use your trekking pole strap
April 01, 10:34pm

All Reader Reviews by Dave U

Showing 1 - 10 of 11 | Page: 1 2
 

Review

Category

Lightweight Backpacking and Camping by Ryan Jordan et al.
NM

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:10pm

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007
NM

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:06pm

Integral Designs eVent Overbag
NM

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
March 13, 11:26pm

GoLite Jam2
nm

In Backpacks - Frameless
March 13, 11:22pm

TarpTent
nm

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:20pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
nm

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:17pm

Integral Designs Event Unishelter
nm

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
November 06, 10:23pm

Integral Design Hot Socks
?

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
November 06, 10:16pm

Integral Designs Pertex Windshirt
nm

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
November 05, 8:16am

C and C Outdoors
Tough company to deal with. Most of their stock they drop ship direct from the manufacturer so although you may see something and put it in your cart and order it, it will not be currently available....

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 18, 10:01am