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If you cut 1" to 2" stuff in small sections (3-5" long), you can baton them much like you make shingles with a froe. Stand the wood upright, position the blade, and give it a sharp ...

In GEAR » Lightest knife to baton small pieces of wood?
March 16, 6:49pm

I couldn't resist

In GEAR » Lightest knife to baton small pieces of wood?
March 16, 6:43pm

Re: Washing a down sleeping bag with a duct tape patch
You could always stitch around the edges of the duct tape, making it a more permanent patch not completely reliant on the adhesive. There are rip-stop nylon patch kits for $2 that have adhesive ...

In GEAR » Washing a down sleeping bag with a duct tape patch
March 16, 4:52pm

The are tripods and then there are tripods.
>"Have you looked into the TrailPix?" Better, in my mind, than the TrailPix would be the Gorillapod Micro 250. 0.6 ounces, $20 at REI, $13 on Amazon with free shipping, holds 9 oun...

In Gear Lists » Gear advice/list for partial JMT trip
March 16, 2:50pm

Selling that Oookworks green bathtub
>"I have never posted anything for sale on here before, how does one go about it?" Heather: Create a thread in "Gear Swap" and title it, "FS - Oookworks green bath...

In GEAR » OookWorks - caution advised
March 16, 11:47am

Re: Re: Re: Which remote canister stove for me?
"A good substitute is Masonite." Perhaps, but I build kayaks, not IKEA furniture, so 3-ply, 1/8" plywood is what I have laying around.

In GEAR » Which remote canister stove for me?
March 15, 11:08pm

Re: Inviting others on trips
"to insure they truly enjoy themselves" +1 We bring a little more clothing, food, and plan shorter mileage days so the kids enjoy themselves. We also shift the menu towards kid-fri...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » My family looking for other families to backpack with in the Jarbidge or central Idaho area.
March 15, 9:59pm

Re: Which remote canister stove for me?
One way to make any canister stove more stable is to have it on a flat surface. A 5" square of 3-ply, 1/8" plywood can function both as insulation from the snow and a more stable base - ...

In GEAR » Which remote canister stove for me?
March 15, 9:49pm

Re: PCT - NOBO
If you haven't already made the quilt, Enlightened Equipment's Enigma or Revelation at 30F is 17oz and $235. So that saves 6 ounces and is slightly colder-rated. Since you pay something f...

In Gear Lists » PCT - NOBO
March 15, 9:42pm

Re: My family looking for other families to backpack with in the Jarbidge or central Idaho area.
Two dual-family BPing trips worked well for us in NZ - each family had two kids and everyone knew everyone else well beforehand. The 10-year-old and the 11-year-old girls were far more interesting...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » My family looking for other families to backpack with in the Jarbidge or central Idaho area.
March 15, 3:12pm

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