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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Zpacks Challenger Rain Jacket
Last paragraph of the "MVTR" section

In GEAR » Zpacks Challenger Rain Jacket
January 26, 5:54pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Zpacks Challenger Rain Jacket
How do these numbers compare to say eVent or Neoshell please? Uhhh, what variation of eVENT or Neoshell would you like it compared to? There is ONE VERSION of WPB/CF/eVENT on the market right...

In GEAR » Zpacks Challenger Rain Jacket
January 26, 5:35pm

Re: Re: Re: MLD and EE
Hey Art, I went with the large for MLD and the regular/wide for the EE. The large from MLD does wrap around me enough while on my side. And, obviously with the wide size from EE, it too wr...

In GEAR » Climashield thickness in MLD Spirit and EE Prodigy
January 22, 10:24pm

Re: MLD and EE
I do not want to sway you either way, I also own both an EE and a MLD quilt. What I did want to share is that the new fabric that MLD is using on their quilts is truly amazing, both how it feels an...

In GEAR » Climashield thickness in MLD Spirit and EE Prodigy
January 22, 10:17am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Long Term Review: Icebreaker base layers – The Icebreaker Tech T Lite Short Sleeve Tee and the Icebreaker 260 Tech Top
Some on here have commented on their wool t-shirts getting loose fitting after several days out on the trail. That is something, Justin, I just cannot ever remember thinking to myself, while out...

In GEAR » Long Term Review: Icebreaker base layers – The Icebreaker Tech T Lite Short Sleeve Tee and the Icebreaker 260 Tech Top
January 20, 8:51pm

Re: Re: Re: Best redwoods trip? Taking my 13 year old on a father daughter jaunt
retiredjerry: I like Prairie Creek Redwoods - I remember the time the wife and I were walking through campground, she got cornered by elk That happened to me a few times at Gold Bluff beach. ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Best redwoods trip? Taking my 13 year old on a father daughter jaunt
January 20, 2:52am

ISO #10 waterproof zipper
Hey all. I am in search of 50 inches of waterproof zipper that is the huge #10 size, including the zipper hardware. Anybody got any sitting around I can buy? And, just so that if nobody do...

In Make Your Own Gear » ISO #10 waterproof zipper
January 19, 7:09am

Re: Jed Smith State Park
The JSRSP has a fair amount of short hikes that can be somewhat linked together. Much like everywhere else, with the exception of the aforementioned CCT, it would require some map work to piece it ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Best redwoods trip? Taking my 13 year old on a father daughter jaunt
January 19, 4:21am

Re: Where are you excited to go in 2015?
Planned 2015: More sections of the CCT More sections of the PCT More sections of The Oregon Trail Start the Southern half of the Oregon Desert Trail. Attempt #2 of my Mojave route. My...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Where are you excited to go in 2015?
January 18, 3:41pm

Re: Backpacking Frame options
To address to original question: First, you failed to address what size of a ZPacks Zero you have or are considering using, or asking about. I tried putting a Klymit AirFrame inside of a ZP...

In GEAR » Backpacking Frame options
January 18, 3:21pm

All Reader Reviews by John Abela

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Black Rock Gear Hadron

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 02, 6:44pm

ZPacks ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp & HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter
ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp ZPacks HexaNet Solo Bug Shelter h...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 27, 10:34pm

Jetboil Sol Ti
Hello Everybody, I was able to acquire the new Jetboil Sol Ti recently and I have now had a chance to use it in the field - inclu...

In Backpacks - Frameless
April 11, 3:00pm