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Doug I. (idester) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale MidAtlantic
About Me Grew up in the Adirondacks. Retired Army. Currently a DoD civilian. Want to retire again and do more backpacking!

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Re: bottle in bag
"accidents can happen" Oh c'mon, I haven't had an accident in my sleeping bag yet this year, I think I'm over that pro.....oh! you mean an accident with the water bottle! Y...

In GEAR » Bottle container for hot liquid
December 16, 7:54pm

Re: Removing Cat hairs from Fleece
Some interesting stuff here: And then there's these:

In GEAR » Removing Cat hairs from Fleece
December 16, 4:07pm

Re: Hunersdorff
"Not the easiest to find, I buy mine from Bradley Alpinist: " 40 Below also sells them, that's where I got mine.

In GEAR » Bottle container for hot liquid
December 15, 9:18pm

Packit Gourmet smoothies
Does anyone use/like those Packit Gourmet smoothie powders? Any favorites?

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Packit Gourmet smoothies
December 14, 1:48pm

Re: The eyes..
I'm impressed with how well the camera picks them up at night. Cool pics, gorgeous creatures.

In Photography » Got my mountain lion pictures!!! I did it!!
December 13, 8:50pm

Re: Fear
David said it in a lot less words! :-) I might, personally, replace fear with mistrust, but pretty much the same thing.

In Chaff » Liberal/Conservative Primer
December 13, 8:03pm

Re: VBL question
Not sure it answers that specific question, but this is the best primer I've found on VBL use:

In GEAR » VBL question
December 13, 8:01pm

Re: Re: Re: winter mitt layers
Hi E J, You linked to the liners, I have gloves but no additional liners, more like this: Back when BPL had a store, they used to sell...

In GEAR » winter mitt layers
December 13, 4:32pm

Re: How light is (or isn't) your bikepacking kit?
Can't tell you the weight as I never weighed things then (I don't much weigh things now), but this is the basic setup I used for years (different panniers over the years). This setup, inclu...

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » How light is (or isn't) your bikepacking kit?
December 13, 4:25pm

Re: Liberal/Conservative Primer
I think, in the modern context and at a very basic level, liberals believe in government as (perhaps) the best mechanism for creating/affecting positive change in society, while conservatives belie...

In Chaff » Liberal/Conservative Primer
December 13, 10:06am

All Reader Reviews by Doug I.

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Packa eVent
Eddie Hinnant's eVent Packa is not a piece of UL gear, even if you factor in the combined use of rain jacket and pack cover. But it's very good for what it is and what it does. I've had th...

In Clothing - Raingear
May 08, 9:09pm

Warbonnet BlackBird
The Warbonnet Blackbird hammock offers, quite simply, the most restful and comfortable sleep I've ever had in the backcountry. It's very well made (craftsmanship), strong and sturdy, and has n...

In Shelters - Hammocks & Accessories
April 05, 8:13am