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My Locale Western Michigan
About Me Mounteering, climbing and backpacking and outdoor endeavors I have been engaged with since age eleven all over North America and Canada. Retired educator, researcher and outdoor facilitator. Currently dealing with Multiple Myeloma Cancer and still backpacking with the grandchildren on a "lighter note".
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All Forum Posts by KEN LARSON

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"****FS Rab - Microlight Alpine Jacket - Men's****"SOLD

In Gear Swap » ****FS Rab - Microlight Alpine Jacket - Men's****
October 05, 4:55am

****FS Rab - Microlight Alpine Jacket - Men's****
I was going to use the down jacket here in Michigan a few year back when the trip I was planning on with my wife was canceled because of a stem cell replacement for my multiple myeloma cancer I am ...

In Gear Swap » ****FS Rab - Microlight Alpine Jacket - Men's****
October 03, 7:03am

Hawk Vittles
I passed this on to Redhawk this is his return: "Thanks for the info Ken. Didn't see that particular post in the thread. It's interesting, one individual talks about the "noodl...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Hawk Vittles
September 26, 9:51am

New Sawyer 2014 MINI Filter
Questions I sent to SAWYER and their answer as of 20Sept2013 concerning the filter: Is the new Sawyer MINI™ Filter Hollow Fiber Membrane mass and volume the same as the Original Sawyer Squeeze...

In Gear Deals » New Sawyer 2014 MINI Filter on Sale
September 20, 9:11am

****FS Feathered Friends Helios Down Pants ****
I have a **New**, NEVER USED Feathered Friends Helios Pants (LARGE) that I was planning to use on ACONCAGUA. Shortly after I retired and had this trip "in the making," I was dx with multi...

In Gear Swap » ****FS Feathered Friends Helios Down Pants ****
September 16, 11:45am

Person to check this out with at Trail Designs
Brittany, Rand Lindsly... is the person that will give you the straight "scoop" on your inquiry. Has returned from his recent adventure.

In Gear Deals » Fire Pot and Titanium Windscreen Kit
September 12, 10:11am

Fire Pot and Titanium Windscreen K
To answer you alcohol question: Here are some more test data that might prove interesting to you:

In Gear Deals » Fire Pot and Titanium Windscreen Kit
September 10, 7:28am

PLB "tests" quite different from emergency activations
Rex....Your comments are well presented and reinforce Mr. Ryan's comments from ACR / ARTEX - ACR Electronics, Inc (**) in the explanation of the "test situations" we have been speakin...

In GEAR » Experiences with satellite phones?
September 10, 7:15am

PLB Issue Tests
"When you say "negative test" you mean you didn't get reception?" >>>>I did NOT receive a OK reply back from ACR indicating the signal from the PLB was comple...

In GEAR » Experiences with satellite phones?
September 09, 11:56am

PLB Issue Tests
Sent SIX 1 sec tests in different "clear sky" openings: Test #1 1150 hrs POSITIVE TEST Test #1 Test location on the ground Test #2 1153 hrs NEGATIVE TEST Test #3 1...

In GEAR » Experiences with satellite phones?
September 09, 10:42am

All Reader Reviews by KEN LARSON

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>>>>>>>>BEWARE<<<<<<<< Read the BB Business Review BELOW before you decide to purchase ITEMS from this company. BB Business Review

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 22, 7:19am

Would highly recommend ANY of SOTO's products as they RATE 5 in my estimation. I have purchased and have used many of SOTO's products (STOVES: iso & white gas and POCKET TORCHES: butan...

In Stoves - Canister
May 24, 10:57am

Sawyer In-Line Filter

In Hydration - Water Treatment
March 08, 2:15pm

MSR Mountain Safety Research HyperFlow microfilter
I purchased one of the very first MSR Hyperflow filters from REI (April08) and experienced many of the filter issues that have been mentioned (reduced output, hard pumping, backflushing difficulties a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 25, 10:24am

Alpkit CarbonLite
CarbonLite hiking/trekking pole review: • I have been using “h...

In Trekking Poles
June 30, 9:06am

PossumDown Gloves (BPL Gear Shop)
I was interested in the level of warmth provided by an overmitt and wool liner combination and did some cold weather testing of hand gear for the last three days, since the temperatures in Michigan we...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
November 30, 1:57pm