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Rough Cilicia, Turkey, 25th-28th April 2013
This is my first trip report. Until now, I’ve been somewhat intimidated by the high quality of the trip reports and photos on this site. However, this trip seemed sufficiently different from othe...

In Post-Trip Reports » Rough Cilicia, Turkey, 25th-28th April 2013
May 19, 6:26am

20 degree bag
A 20 degree bag is also more likely to be needed by female backpackers.

In Editor's Roundtable » Mountain SuperUltraLight Backpacking – Going SUL in the Mountains with Adequate Shelter, Insulation, and Rain Protection. Part 2A: Selecting the Lightest, Most Functional Gear - Backpack, Shelter, Sleeping Bag, Sleeping Pad
May 15, 9:27am

Re: Stove tests
Dan, 7 minutes and 8.3g for 352ml would translate to 10 minutes and 12g (15ml) for 500ml of water. This is good compared to most stoves, but would seem to be about standard for the modified Starlyt...

In Gear Deals » StarLyte Burner With Cap
May 06, 5:01am

Re: Modified Starlyte - no boil for me :(
Mole, can you get a boil with 15ml of fuel in the 12-10 stove? I got comparable results to Dan (Durston) when comparing the standard and modified Starlytes with the 600ml Evernew and Sidewinder. ...

In Gear Deals » StarLyte Burner With Cap
May 05, 7:17am

Re: 2013 inov-8 Roclite 295s
"[T]he Comfort last is no longer anywhere near as generously sized." Looking at Inov-8's website, it appears they no longer use the comfort last. The 295's are now built on the ...

In GEAR » 2013 inov-8 Roclite 295s
May 04, 4:37am

Pitching the Hexamid Long
I have the Hexamid Long and the Twin. I used to have the Solo+. To be honest, they're all pretty much the same in terms of how easy they are to set up. If anything, the Twin is a little more di...

In GEAR » ZPacks Hexamid questions
May 03, 4:03am

Re: Re: Foster can for use with StarLyte burners
Izeloz, in my experience the flat bottom cans aren't convenient for use with the Caldera Cone as the bottom is too wide to fit through the top opening in the cone easily. You can work around it...

In Gear Deals » Foster can for use with StarLyte burners
April 30, 12:56am

From Zpack's FAQ: "Can you make a separate bug shelter for the Hexamid tarps? We used to make a separate bug shelter called the HexaNet. It required more stakes and did not pitch as well...

In GEAR » Hexamid Solo, Hexamid Solo Plus or SMD Skyscape-X
April 25, 4:40am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Starlyte questions
James, maybe I'm not understanding this right: "Water picks up heat at ~100cal/gram. Water->steam takes ~500cal/gram. Actually a phase change water->steam consumes MORE heat than s...

In GEAR » Trail Designs stove replacement?
April 23, 5:21am

Re: Where has Cascade Designs Gone?
Website works for me. It gives the contact phone number as 1-206-505-9500.

In GEAR » Where has Cascade Designs Gone?
April 22, 10:59am

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