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Dean F. (acrosome) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Back in the Front Range
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How fixated are you on a 1P "tent." I always recommend a 2P pyramid, like the MLD DuoMid, as a solo shelter. Mids are pretty much the shelter to have if you can only have one. A 2P i...

In GEAR » Current best single person tent around 18-20oz
August 07, 10:05am

Bright Colors vs Drab Colors
I've always used a brightly-colroed sack so that I would be able to find it easily. If you're owrried about it being easy for a bear to see in the dark (really?) then just use red or anoth...

In GEAR » Best Food Storage Bag
August 06, 1:54pm

Re: Re: Reader Gear Reviews
>>> I would assume DT socks have been done to death by reviews over the years, both on here, and in the webosphere at large, but you have a point. It does build more of a data history. ...

In GEAR » Darn Tough Socks Tough As S**t
August 06, 1:24pm

coconut rice
Instant Rice Coconut milk powder (from Packit Gourmet) A dash of chili powder Raisins, preferably golden

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » 4 ingredients or less lazy freezer bag cooking
August 05, 4:30pm

I suspect that MLD puts mitten hooks everywhere to keep there products as universal as possible. They can't assume that everyone will buy both their tarp and their bivy, etc. And mitten hooks...

In GEAR » Attaching a Bivy to a Tarp
August 05, 10:29am

Reader Gear Reviews
Why not post this in Reader Gear Reviews? It's clearly exactly the sort of testimonial that belongs there.

In GEAR » Darn Tough Socks Tough As S**t
August 05, 10:15am

Also Klean-Strip Green
Klean-Strip S-L-X is used by many (including me) but some balk at the methanol content. Klean-Strip Green has much less methanol- it's mostly ethanol, with less of a fraction of adulterants. ...

In GEAR » Klean-Strip S-L-X vs Crown Alcohol Stove Fuel
August 05, 10:10am

inappropriate conversation
Well, it IS true that on occasion my wife has to tell my doctor friends and I not to talk shop during a meal... ---------------------break------------------------- What's wrong with muskr...

In Chaff » A Surgeon's POV Of A Complete Knee Replacement
August 05, 9:58am

Where is Tom Kirchner?
I just want to ask, where is Tom Kirchner? Isn't this his favorite subject? :)

In Chaff » The real reasons why Israel is bombing Palestine
August 04, 1:50pm

laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Ha! You think THAT'S good? I can do this all day... Here's a nice, gross one: The seren...

In Chaff » A Surgeon's POV Of A Complete Knee Replacement
August 04, 1:32pm

All Reader Reviews by Dean F.

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Mary Jane's Farm Sante Fe Pasta
I just got back from a Wind River Range traverse in which I tried a couple of Mary Jane's Farm meals for the first time- I had never heard of them- and I'm impressed. Fist, my caveat: I hav...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
September 11, 3:21pm

Bushnell SolarWrap Mini
Very light, but lost points for a smaller battery capacity than competitors and for durability concerns. And, shouldn't we really have an Electronic category in Gear Reviews at this point? Put...

In Miscellaneous Products
February 09, 6:56pm

Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide -Andrew Skurka book
Wow, how to rate this book? It is NOT meant for someone who is already an experienced UL hiker. There is nothing in this book that someone like that doesn't already know or can find out in fiv...

In Books and Media
June 21, 3:43pm

Klepper Double wood framed folding kayak
I own a Long Haul Mark 2, which is a copy of the Klepper Double. Though the fasteners vary very slightly the Klepper frame can use the Long Haul hull-skins and vice versa. The guy who builds the Lon...

In Miscellaneous Products
March 27, 1:18pm

Sawyer In-Line Filter
I have a slightly different kit- the 0.1 micron 4-way filter. Of the filters available I give it a 5. It's not perfect, but IMHO it is the best that is available, hands down. The 4-way kit come...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
December 08, 10:12am

La Sportiva Crosslite
Personally, I rate this shoe a 5/5 because I'm ecstatic to find a shoe that FITS! (I have mutant monkey-feet.) But generally it is probably a 4. Listen, ye, to my tale of woe... I just mov...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
September 27, 6:02pm

Mont Bell
My wife ordered something I wanted for my birthday from MontbellUSA (not the main company in Japan). She included several ways of contacting her. Three and a half months later it hadn't arrived, s...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 03, 11:46pm