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David Goodyear (dmgoody) - BPL Lifetime Member

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REI in Ann Arbor
Hi Steve, I'm not sure where in Michigan you are, but someone in the search and rescue community just posted that there are still openings for a wilderness first aid class being held this week...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Wilderness first Aid courses in Michigan
July 31, 5:44am

no folding
no need to fold it just overlap it by 1 inch. The glue will keep the edge from fraying. I used Jim's arcticle to make a tarp and it is still holding together. link: http://www.backpacking...

In Make Your Own Gear » Hemming with Silnet
July 28, 11:13am

The Mcnett may work, but GE silicone glue would be better. It has to be glue - not sealer or caulk. Got some at true value hardware for $7 a tube. You only need to overlap 1 inch and dont fold. It ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Hemming with Silnet
July 28, 6:07am

If you are "singing in the rain" you won't care that it is raining

In Philosophy & Technique » To stay as dry as possible, should you walk or run through the rain?
July 27, 9:18pm

re: year update
It's the second season and Still going strong with no sign of wear or peal. I did add the butterfly shaped tabs on the inside and they came in handy to hang my bug net sleeping bivy from - also...

In Make Your Own Gear » no sew 10 X 10 flat tarp
July 19, 3:47pm

stupid light
I've been guilty of this before - froze my aspen off when I left one of my layers home. link : What have you done? ...

In Chaff » stupid light
July 18, 8:51pm

return pm and paypal sent Thanks Dave

In Gear Swap » POE Pneumo LTW Dry Bags
July 10, 2:46pm


In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Ryan Jordan pops in
July 08, 8:00pm

I'll take 'em
Love those bags. can't find them anywhere. PM sent Thanks, Dave

In Gear Swap » POE Pneumo LTW Dry Bags
July 08, 5:13am

sleep system
You really need to consider your entire sleep system. Do you want breathability - to use your body heat to dry out items? should you nest a sleeping bag with a quilt? do you want total moisture pro...

In GEAR » Winter Sleeping Bag Recommendations
July 07, 7:12pm

All Reader Reviews by David Goodyear

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caldera cone w gram cracker esbit stove snow peak solo
Just returned from a 4 day bushwhacking trip. This setup achieved 2 near boils (small bubbles) per esbit tab. Morning and night temps in the mid 30's - water taken from cold creeks. I allotted 4 t...

In Stoves - Other
October 08, 7:52am

Big Agnes Seedhouse SL1
I bought this tent before becoming a member of this site. When I read the review of the SL-1, I was worried about its stability and durability. I am not a tarp camper so the seedhouse seemed to be the...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 12, 7:22am