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Dean F. (acrosome) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Back in the Front Range
About Me Solvitur ambulando sub divo.
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All Forum Posts by Dean F.

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I'll be there, too.
I can't go with you, sorry, but my buddies and I will be in the vicinity during that timeframe, though we have a different itinerary. We're probably starting mid-day on August 24th (that&...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Wind River Range 8/28/14-9/2/14
August 04, 12:53pm

What would I carry through Latin America?
A multi-fuel stove that burns gasoline, kerosine, etc. is certainly convenient for finding fuel. Yes, it's a great option, but is itself complex, and heavy. I think I would carry as simplisti...

In GEAR » Wood-burning stove, denatured alcohol stove or a Solid-fuel tablet stove?
May 17, 1:30pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
>>> Now he is admitting almost exactly what Pappe has written except for the formal existence of Plan Dalit and the number of villages actually attacked, albeit 6 years after Pappe's ...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 19, 7:56am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
Sorry I took a while. I've been teaching my 7-year-old to ski. (She's fearless!) >>> Since you've got time on your hands, could you provide a source for this one? Oh, d...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 17, 2:28pm

Re: The MKP
>>> As I understand it, the revisited version contains some additional archival material, but does it substantially alter his premise(s)? Honestly, I have no idea what the precise diffe...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 14, 12:00pm

Re: Re: Yinzer input
"Close to Pittsburgh" I tend to think of the LHHT. Stop by Laurel Caverns on the way!

In Pre-Trip Planning » Backpacking around Pittsburgh
March 13, 7:03pm

Yinzer input
I'm originally from Pittsburgh and... no. Not really. Not close to the city. When I visited my parents a while ago I hiked the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail, which is quite nice, but a b...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Backpacking around Pittsburgh
March 13, 6:19pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
Oh, now you're in trouble, Tom. Today is my admin day, so I have time on my hands. :) >>> Some, like Lieberman, and Morris if his comments are to be taken seriously, advocate for ...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 13, 11:02am

Peace in the Middle East
So, I've been considering the Kirchner Plan. As I mentioned before there isn't really anything new in it except, perhaps, it's massively coercive character in an attempt to get it all ...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 12, 12:30pm

56 inches
The Kingfisher hiking pole my in-laws got me is 56" and works perfectly- almost but not quite flush.

In GEAR » Pole height for a mld duomid?
March 11, 7:28pm

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