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Greg Mihalik (greg23) - BPL Premium Member

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All Forum Posts by Greg Mihalik

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Re: no priming
nbd ... ... for 3 season use, most alcohol stoves don't need priming.

In GEAR » Alchol stove.
October 10, 12:33pm

Re: WTB reflectix
So, what Dimensions are you needing (roughly)?

In Gear Swap » WTB reflectix
October 10, 9:59am

Re: Re: Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
Ian, Chlor-Floc. This has potential. My order is placed. Thank You! Alum + Chlorine. Pre-dosed at 1 tablet/liter. $12/30 tablets - 40¢/liter. Usage Instructions:> Modifie...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 09, 4:11pm

Re: Sediment Sources
After bailing from my hike, I went fishing at Lee's Ferry Arizona, the outflow of the Glen Canyon Damn on the Colorado. About 7 miles below the dam, the Paria River by itself was dumping a...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 09, 11:47am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Still Muddy
My gallon bags had about 1/4 cup of solids in them - from "flour" to identifiable pieces of "sand". I was able to get about 2 liters out of a gallon bag - so about 1/8 cup of th...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 07, 10:06pm

Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
My permit for an eleven day Nankoweap to North Kaibab Loop had a start date of September 23rd. On the 22nd I hiked about 4 miles from Point Imperial to the trailhead just outside the park, setting...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 04, 7:14pm

Re: cuben ground cloth
I found two more holes with this technique, but the one shown above is originates from the seam. I head out tomorrow, so it will be about three weeks before I can do a comprehensive check.

In GEAR » Cuben Ground = Sieve
September 19, 7:48pm

Cuben Ground = Sieve
This .75 Cuben ground cloth has seen about 20 nights on the JMT, and maybe 10 nights in Colorado, and maybe 10 in the Grand Canyon. I placed a bath towel on the floor, soaked it, laid the Cuben ...

In GEAR » Cuben Ground = Sieve
September 19, 2:55pm

Re: Single AA battery headlamps
Mark S in This Thread said - "Red light in itself does not preserve night vision. "If you go for a brighter light it does not matter if it's red green or blue it will still aff...

In GEAR » Single AA battery headlamps
September 19, 2:18pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Calling out ankle woes sufferers
Now THAT is "walking your talk".

In GEAR » Calling out ankle woes sufferers
September 18, 9:15pm

All Reader Reviews by Greg Mihalik

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
This rating reflects use below 40° F. For summer use it could go much higher. I have wanted to try the Therm-A-Rest Neoair (72"), hoping it would be both light and warm. I've been thr...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 18, 10:35am

Petzl e+LITE
Just to get my experience into this thread here is a ...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 02, 7:00pm

Alpkit CarbonLite
Poor packing on my part resulted in a TD 12-10 stove getting a little squashed. I straightened it out as best possible and continued to use it for 8 more days, with no discernable loss of functionali...

In Trekking Poles
June 09, 6:23pm