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george carr (hammer-one) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Walking With The Son
About Me Enjoy UL backpacking and building stoves.
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All Forum Posts by george carr

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Re: I get shelter, she gets microwave
@Sarah - While I'm in the same camp as you (no booze), I think it's sad he only gets a sandwich in exchange for a whole kitchen, lol. At least give him some of the extra goodies that don...

In Chaff » I get shelter, she gets microwave.
September 01, 6:22pm

Re:Grafton Loop Trail - Maine
I'm always a little jealous of others Baldpate pics, since it was raining and gusting 50+ (according to the local news)the day I went over Baldpate. My view: Reclimbing Baldpate is de...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grafton Loop Trail - Maine
August 31, 3:52pm

RE;"need pack made"
Hunter, you might want to try Tim Marshall's site : . If you're not familiar Tim's a regular here and does some great work.

In GEAR » need pack made
August 21, 3:52pm

RE:"I get shelter, she gets microwave."
Matt - Sounds like you win either way :D.

In Chaff » I get shelter, she gets microwave.
August 21, 3:47pm

RE:Lightweight Measuring Cup
Cool idea Nate!

In GEAR » Lightweight Measuring Cup
August 16, 1:43pm

RE: I get shelter, she gets microwave
Dude, that was too easy...wadda you get if you buy her a refrigerator? :P

In Chaff » I get shelter, she gets microwave.
August 15, 5:02pm

Canon hv30 question
Hi all. I've been looking to upgrade camcorders and am looking at the Canon HV 30. Does any one out there know if there is a bluetooth/remote mic that is compatible with this camera?

In Photography » Canon hv30 question
August 15, 8:18am

Alky stoves
Steve, send me an email and I'll hook you up with a couple of stoves. I usually have a couple laying around I save for friends and such.

In GEAR » Newbie's gear list... suggestions are welcome
August 09, 12:43pm

I have used cannister stoves for groups of 4 with no problem. I would suggest a cookpot in the 1.5 to 2 liter range for most needs.If you are budget minded aluminum is cheaper than titanium, but ei...

In GEAR » Newbie's gear list... suggestions are welcome
August 08, 7:23pm

Just a few suggestions
Steve, welcome aboard. It's great that you are trying to get your kids outdoors, and you'll find a great resource here to help give some suggestions. The 1st thing I would suggest to yo...

In GEAR » Newbie's gear list... suggestions are welcome
August 08, 5:47pm

All Reader Reviews by george carr

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Mountain House Precooked Scrambled Eggs with Bacon
When I decide to pack a hot breakfast I usually either pick up the MH eggs with bacon or ham and peppers. As one reviewer suggested, pour out the water before consuming. I usually prepare this dish as...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:47pm

Mountain House Lasagna with Meat Sauce
When I grab a freeze dried dinner for an overnighter, the MH lasagna is my number one choice. I liked it when I started in '88 and still like it today.

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:40pm

Lightweight Backpacking 101 Ryan Jordan, Alan Dixon + (2001)
When I 1st joined this was the article that convinced me sub 5 was possible. I think that on the home page there should be a link that says read this first. While the original might use some up...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:34pm

The Ultralight Backpacker by Ryel Kestenbaum
At the time of this books publishing UL backpacking was still relatively new to the general backpacking public, so as the saying goes "you can fool some of the people some of the time...". T...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:28pm

Tarptent Squall
I purchased my Tarptent Squall in 2004 and now consider it my main shelter when I am carrying a tent. Henry Shires was a pleasure to deal with and very helpful. The squall has served me well from my b...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 10, 8:42am

Powerbar Energy Gel Caffinated Gels
I discovered energy gels a few years ago and decided to try the Powerbar brand on an AT hike in 2004. If you've never tried a carbohydrate gel or don't typically take in caffeine all I can say...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
February 10, 8:31am

Montbell Thermawrap Vest
I've owned the Montbell Thermawrap UL Vest for 3 seasons now, and like many folks I puchased it to save weight. I originally carried a fleece vest that had trustily served me for many years, so I ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
February 10, 8:12am