BPL Community Profile

Larry De La Briandais (Hitech) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale SF Bay Area
About Me Larry De La Briandais 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 Larry De La Briandais

Showing 181 - 190 of 561 | Page: 1 ...10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 ...57
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Grounds
Well, since I make a camp fire disposing of coffee grounds is not a problem. I have packed them out before, after drying them by the fire, but it really is not necessary. If you have a fire the c...

In GEAR » Classic Backcountry Coffee System Revived!
October 08, 12:01pm

GSI Java
If you don't want to use VIA (it's okay, but requires two packets for a small cup) this is really light and works very well: http://www.campmor.com/gsi-outdoors-ultralight-java-drip-coff...

In GEAR » Classic Backcountry Coffee System Revived!
October 07, 4:11pm

Wow
Those came out great! Next time I need props for my scenario paintball games I know who to call! ;^)

In Make Your Own Gear » Food acquisition, Personal protection, Bear defense, Heat source, Cooking, Welding, and minor excavations.
October 04, 6:34pm

Re: Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
"I hear that furious backpedalling is also good for the quads :)." It has always worked well for me!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
October 04, 3:20pm

Seam ripper
Use a seam ripper to remove existing stitching. Much easier and less chance of cutting the fabric.

In GEAR » Adding down to a quilt
October 04, 1:42pm

Re: Stronger is better for everybody
"If you can do 3 pull-ups, great. But if you can do 4 pull-ups or 50 weighted pull-ups, even better." This is why I quit doing pull ups!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
October 03, 2:46pm

Fitness and running (jogging)
I did "extensive" weight training when I was much younger (I'm 53). I was bench pressing a max of double my body weight and dead lifting more. My legs were strong prior to the weigh...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
October 03, 11:53am

Sea Sick
A long time ago a friend of mine was pissed when he was on my little sailboat out on SF Bay and I didn't have a VHS radio to contact the Coast Guard. He was sea sick and it was going to take u...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Does it cost to hit the SOS button??
September 30, 2:32pm

TT Moment
The TarpTent Moment uses one pole and two stakes. Not sure how small it packs up to, but it fits the bill for few stakes and poles.

In GEAR » Solo Tent Help - Small Pack Size, Few Stakes
September 30, 12:06pm

No Viagra for me!
I'm over 50 and have been running 5+ miles for almost a year. No viagra for me! ;^) My overweight and out of shape friends who are over 50 don't have the same "luck".

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
September 30, 9:58am

All Reader Reviews by Larry De La Briandais

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

Campsaver.com Retailer
I purchased the Vargo canister stove from them at a GREAT price. They had such a run on sales because of the low price that is was sold out. They left me a personal phone message letting me know tha...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 07, 3:07pm