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Christopher Holly (climber72) - BPL Forum Member

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Indeed - that might be a good idea! I will stay with Cedar Tree's recommendation of Medium.

In Gear Swap » WTB: Packa
May 27, 7:29am

Still wanting a Packa
Bump before class....

In Gear Swap » WTB: Packa
May 26, 6:14pm

WTB: Packa
Looking to try out a Packa before my JMT thru hike in August. Would like to get a good condition regular or eVent Packa to play with on training hikes. Anyone got one laying around?

In Gear Swap » WTB: Packa
May 25, 7:43pm

REI Special Orders
So, as an ex-REI employee I can say YES, REI will carry the eVent CTF3 dry bags... about 2 years from now when something else is lighter, stronger and just generally better. As for the special o...

In GEAR » Is rei going to carry the granite gear uberlight eVent s drysack
May 25, 6:45pm

JMT with The One
Great thread here... I am leaving for a JMT hike on July 28th and will be taking The One along for the duration. As will my partner. As we live close enough to San Jacinto or Gorgonio, I think it m...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Tent fail this weekend
May 19, 6:56pm

Eric, Great find on the Melanzana company - do you own much of their stuff? I am particularly interested in the Vapor Grid tights personally... As for the Lands End 100 weight fleece, I wonde...

In GEAR » Lightest fleece top?
May 18, 6:02pm

Very nice but...
Tam, This seems to be an awesome deal, but we crunched the numbers a bit this morning and figured out that we are almost too broke to pay attention for the next few weeks. I do hope someone ...

In Gear Swap » FS: JacksRBetter Katahdin Quilt
May 17, 5:34pm

Correct link?
I found this one, is it correct?

In Gear Deals » A nudge for my beanies and more
May 16, 6:26pm

With the over stuff, how much does this thing weigh on your scale? Might be interested pending approval by She Who Must Be Obeyed.

In Gear Swap » FS: JacksRBetter Katahdin Quilt
May 16, 5:38pm

Tyvek-ish materials
Kinda on topic - I work in bio-tech and chemistry labs and have access to what are lovingly referred to as "Bunny Suits". The main job of the bunny suit is to A) Protect the wearer fro...

In GEAR » Tyvek Clothes as rainsuit - FAIL!
May 16, 5:21pm

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Zelph's Stoveworks SS Starlyte Ultralyte Alcohol Stove
edit - double post due to spotty connection. Sorry!

In Stoves - Alcohol
July 01, 9:21pm

Zelph's Stoveworks SS Starlyte Ultralyte Alcohol Stove
So I have not yet used this stove on the trail, but have done a couple 'back stoop' tests with it. Pasadena is about 850 feet above sea level and the boil times I observed are well within the ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
July 01, 8:50pm