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b willi jones (mrjones) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale NZ,,, best place in the world !?
About Me kia ora, i was born in '74 in the 'shadow of Aoraki' (Mt Cook) in a town called Twizel, in the South Island of New Zealand. i havnt lived there for quite some time, but i still call it home. im not getting any younger, but i love getting outdoors and acting the goat.

favorite quote - "less is more, more or less"
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All Forum Posts by b willi jones

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Re: Small 450~600ml Ti NON-STICK Mug?
she may have to go this... 640ml though... kind of a mug or maybe get her some diamonds and tell her to shoosh about the heavy ti mug... and your wall...

In GEAR » Small 450~600ml Ti Non Stick Mug?
February 01, 8:45pm

ib gt
i had that issue with some early icebreaker leggings, from memory just the standard 200 series. i then switched to the icebreaker gt stuff, which i think has a little 3% spandex in it... seems heap...

In GEAR » merino underwear stretching out.
January 30, 8:32pm

bivy options
dont forget the ol' Bristlecone from Katabatic... my favorite p.s they do a 5.6 option

In GEAR » Choosing my Bivy help
January 30, 1:03am

Re: IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
wow, i like it, looks like something from Buck Rogers tv show back in the day. i dont have this particular pot, but am i the only one that uses a bandana/rag to lift a hot pot. am i old skool? mayb...

In GEAR » IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
December 29, 5:02pm

Re: Ultralight grill for fish, tortillas, sausages, etc.
purcell trench stream side packer grill or a ti packer grill. great product, great service

In GEAR » Ultralight grill for fish, tortillas, sausages, etc.
December 17, 4:28pm

Re: The More You Know
the more i know... the more im thinking... what a tatua raho

In GEAR » Ultralight Hard Bottle?
November 25, 1:31am

--------------------------------- ~ Suggested ~ GEAR LIST ETIQUETTE --------------------------------- Some people enjoy doing crossword puzzles, I enjoy looking at the GEAR LISTS on the BPL f...

In Gear Lists » Suggested GEAR LIST ETIQUETTE
November 19, 5:02pm

tarp coverage
i have a question... will the Maccat Deluxe tarp be long enough to give me decent/effective/safe coverage if i was using the Warbonnet XLC Blackbird hammock? going by all the online measurem...

In Hammocks » tarp coverage
October 31, 3:07pm

Re: Spirit as UQ
thanks for the reply... i have since ordered a synthetic u/q from Enlightened Equipment, which will leave me with synthetic/down options for the top quilt.

In Hammocks » mld spirit38 as an U/Q
October 18, 1:58am

Re: MLD Superlight Bivy
i had an mld superlight, and it was well made and a good size for me. when i ordered it, i was struggling on whether to get the full mesh head or the smaller window... went with the small window......

In GEAR » MLD Superlight Bivy
October 18, 1:19am

All Reader Reviews by b willi jones

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Mountain Laurel Designs Spirit Quilt 30
i have the MLD Spirit 38 and find it to be a very versatile bit of equipment. the weather here in NZ can get a tad wet and having a synthetic quilt can be a good option. i also have a down quilt, but ...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
July 15, 5:13am

Mountain Laurel Designs SoloMid Cuben
another fantastic product from MLD. ive had a 2 person tunnel tent from fairydown, and an MSR Hubba, but this cuben Solomid from MLD is something else... i use hiking poles from Leki, so didnt see...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
July 15, 4:41am

MLD Super Prophet
getting a new pack was a tough decision for me. being in NZ, you dont get a lot of choice at the local outdoor stores, and getting one made from MLD was going to take time and money, so it had to be r...

In Backpacks - Frameless
July 15, 4:06am