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James Neal (Laien) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Ozarks
About Me Military brat. I've been backpacking going on 40 years. Retired 11B. Currently employed as an ER nurse. I have 2 Australian Shepherds that are my companions.

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Re: Ti pot
+1 on the Evernew Ultralight pots if you can find one. I have the .9L and .6L. Very nice pots.

In GEAR » Which Ti Pot?
May 05, 11:03pm

Re: Mid vs. Hex vs. Tipi
Whenever my hiking partner and I are expecting really bad weather, an extended amount of time above treeline, or during the peak of bug season we carry a Golite Shangri-la 5. We usually have 3 dogs...

In GEAR » Mid vs. Hex vs. Tipi
May 05, 6:52pm

First aid kit
This isn't going to save any weight, but I alway like to carry a couple of benadryl tabs. It is nice to have for any type of allergic reaction. Might even save your life. Jim Neal RN

In Gear Lists » Newbie to UL (or maybe just L) 1st gear list for summer VA AT hike.
May 04, 9:24pm

Not likely in our life time if ever. By the way, the freedoms you enjoy today are courtesy of the "killing machine". I would go on, but I see where you're from and I'm not goi...

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 03, 8:59am

IMHO. There will never be peace in the Middle East. These people have been fighting each other for thousands of years. They don't know any other way.

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 03, 12:09am

I was able to find a new Burn here from a member. I got it Saturday. It's a sweet little pack. You may want to put a Want to Buy post up. I don't know what size you wear but this guy still ...

In GEAR » MLD I don't get it!
May 02, 11:39pm

This is not a discussion of Middle East politics
I didn't turn it into one. I'm just agreeing with what Brad said. Perhaps you should read the whole thread. And until I see a body I don't know if he was killed or not.

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 02, 8:22pm

I couldn't agree with you more, Brad. I have close friends in Israel and what is seen in the left wing media is far from the truth.

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 02, 7:54pm

Burial rites
I find it doubtful that this will appease the fanatics. I seem to recall many westerners put to death in very disrespectful ways. I personally think they should have cut him up and fed him to the p...

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 02, 5:38pm

Burial at sea?
You know that sickening feeling in your stomach you get when you realize that you have been scammed? Yeah, that's how I feel. I'm with Doug. Where's the body and the autopsy report? How...

In Chaff » Bin laden dead
May 02, 6:24am

All Reader Reviews by James Neal

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Trail Designs Customer Service
I just received a Sidewinder with a Evernew .9 L pot, inferno, and floor. What a nice little kit. After a half a dozen emails with Rand, I decided on this set up. Rand was very helpful in helping me m...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 14, 1:42pm

ULA Equipment
I recently purchased a Circuit from Chris at ULA and the experience was very pleasant. He answered all my questions and helped me decide which pack fit my needs the best. I then received my pack in le...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 14, 1:21pm