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Re: MLife Blue Light Specials
Ken & Roger, I stand error! I did not realize that there were benefits provided to MLifers. I don't seem to be on the mailing list for the MLife special offers. ...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Survey for advertising to be seen by MLifers
November 01, 12:22pm

Re: Survey for advertising to be seen by MLifers
I have not read all the comments here and I have never received any emails that were addressed to MLifers. Anyway, I think that it is great and about time that they had some form of revenue gene...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Survey for advertising to be seen by MLifers
October 31, 5:08pm

Re: WTB (MLD) rain chaps
Joe, I just got home from work and had a chance to check my gear box. I have all the parts: 1. Bungie cord from around the waist with the two plastic hooks/attachments to each leg 2. 2 ...

In Gear Swap » WTB (MLD) rain chaps
October 30, 9:51pm

Re: WTB (MLD) rain chaps
Joe, I just want to make sure that I have the plastic clips and bungie cords for them. If I am missing anything, I will let you know and you can see about contacting Ron at MLD for any missin...

In Gear Swap » WTB (MLD) rain chaps
October 30, 3:19pm

Re: WTB (MLD) rain chaps
Joe, I have a pair of MLD Rain Chaps that are 3 years old...only been used a handful of times. Happy to pay it forward to you for free.....other people have been similarly generous to me, so ...

In Gear Swap » WTB (MLD) rain chaps
October 30, 11:26am

Re: Buying a silnylon tarp today........
Tarps pretty much come down to the choice of silnylon or cuben, in terms of the choice of fabrics. Silnylon is cheaper, where cuben maybe to 2-3 times the cost of a silnylon tarp and a lighter m...

In GEAR » Buying a Tarp today........
October 30, 11:16am

Re: Wet weather shelter
Edward, Thanks for sharing your sights and letting me know that you use a ground sheet with a Mid. The DuoMid definitely would have more room for sure. Interesting, the MLD eVent bivy that...

In GEAR » Wet Weather Shelter Philosophy
October 22, 5:12pm

Groundsheet or Bivy in a Mid in the Heavy Rain?
Great discussion and wonderful to get the collective wisdom from everyone. I've been using a tarp and bivy for while and like it, but during a 12-13 hour rain storm at the base camp below Mt...

In GEAR » Wet Weather Shelter Philosophy
October 21, 5:42pm

Re: Re: Dry a Sawyer in the microwave?
+1 On what John said. What I do with my 1st generation, black sawyer filter is to suck the water out of it from the clean side, as much as I can. I can shake the filter to get anything else o...

In GEAR » Dry a Sawyer in the microwave?
October 17, 5:41pm

Re: What to do at the GGG
Ian, It is a blast in that you have the instant ice breaker to start a conversation with anyone....gear, backpacking trips you have taken, asking for suggestions for places to go, conversations ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 6th Annual G.G.G. 1/24-26 2014
October 14, 7:17pm

All Reader Reviews by Tony Wong

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Platypus Hoser 1.8 Liter Reservoir
For those of us who enjoy the convenience of of having a sip of water on demand, this is an easy way to save some weight with few negatives. The only negatives for me is the bite valve that comes w...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
June 29, 6:09pm

Marmot Helium (long)
I have the 2007 Model of the Marmot Helium EQ, which differs from the regular Helium in two ways. It has a full length zipper and the shell is waterproof. Weight is listed as 2 lbs 2 oz vs. 1 lb...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 29, 5:29pm

Sunday Afternoon Adventure hat
How can I count the ways that I love this hat? I have been using this hat for 7 years from completely re-landscaping my yard for 2.5 yrs as well as for backpacking trips. I love that it provides...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
June 29, 5:12pm

Mountain Laurel Designs Soul Bivy Side Zip (eVent Top)
Mountain Laurel Designs Soul Bivy Side Zip with eVent top, Silnylon 2.0 bottom, built in hoop wire, regular size, but in the wide option, which allows for a sleeping pad thicker than 1". Weig...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
June 01, 10:39pm

Sawyer In-Line Filter
Pros: Light Weight, Field Cleanable by backwashing, No Chemicals, No Pumping Cons: Setup time longer than traditional filter. Speed of filtration can vary based on conditions. Like traditional filt...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 07, 11:20pm