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Frank Perkins (fperkins) - BPL Guest

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All Forum Posts by Frank Perkins

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Re: Tenkara
> I have the as yet unreleased 13' 6:4 model Ryan, don't think we didn't notice yet another piece of gear you're using that we don't have our hands on ;-) When you...

In Fishing » Tenkara Rods - UL fishing...
July 27, 7:23pm

Re: Down or Synthetic jacket
Tony, I agree and think that's a good strategy to mix the two so you always have a fail safe if your down gets wetted out. Since I don't expect to be doing anything extreme and most o...

In GEAR » Down or Synthetic jacket
July 27, 7:11pm

Down or Synthetic jacket
Down or synthetic? Montbell thermawrap parka 12.8 vs MB down inner parka 7.4. My quilt is down so I'm actually leaning toward the synthetic. Thoughts?

In GEAR » Down or Synthetic jacket
July 27, 12:01pm

Re: kinda old news
I did a hike in the Adirondacks a few years ago and one of the rangers was testing the bear vault. Clever little bear.

In Chaff » One bear gets past the BearVault in the Adirondacks
July 25, 8:26am

Re: Re: Redwing... I think he means Kelty Redwing.
Lol @steve

In Make Your Own Gear » one ounce pack
July 24, 8:44pm

Frameless pack stiffener
I have a ULA Conduit and recently switched to a NeoAir. What's the lightest stiffener I can use? If I cut my GG torsopad into a 1/3, would that work? What is everyone else using that is has ...

In GEAR » Frameless pack stiffener
July 22, 7:12pm

Re: ULA Shipping Update
Ouch!!! Feel better.

In GEAR » ULA not shipping due to injury!
July 20, 7:19pm

Re: White Mountains Gear List
I would suggest putting your list into a spreadsheet form to make it more readable for yourself and the community. Unless I missed it, I didn't see an insulating layer for your wife. Here is ...

In Gear Lists » White Mountains Gear List
June 28, 6:02pm

Re: Re: NorthEast Hike?
Ok, I'm going to throw out a weekend and let me know if you are game: Sept 5th and 6th. We can drive up Friday night and come back Sunday.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » NorthEast Hike?
June 13, 4:33pm

Re: Re: cat as bear deterrent
I'm trying to decide which is stupider. Bring a cat backpacking or a 3 month old human baby. hrm...

In Chaff » Backpacking with Cats
June 11, 4:50pm

All Reader Reviews by Frank Perkins

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My R1 hoody stitching started to fall apart and they took back the old one and sent me a brand new one. I also had a rip in my micropuff vest when my waist cinch cord ripped out. Again, no proble...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 15, 7:53pm
Never had an issue with them so they get a 5

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 08, 1:08pm

Taco Bell Spork
I recently used the TacoHell spork on a recent 3 person trip. I had titanium spoon, but my brother and cousin did not and this was a free and light alternative. Unfortunately, two of the sporks brok...

In Cookware - Other
January 08, 12:41pm