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Gatorade powder
Great article. I'm a little behind in my reading having just gotten off the trail and I haven't read the entire comment thread, so I apologize if my comments are duplicates of another's...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hydration for Lightweight Backpackers
July 29, 10:37am

Nylofume or anti-static
Really interesting article. Beyond the obvious results, my experience with OPSAKs has been negative just based on built quality. I've had seams blow out too often to trust these bags. I bought ...

In Editor's Roundtable » How Safe Is Your Food? Investigating the effectiveness of odor-proof bags
April 10, 9:31pm

Under the Xmas tree
A pair of Inov-8 RocLite 295's and a Panasonic GX1 camera.

In GEAR » So, What did Santa Bring his Ultra Light Helpers this Year?
December 26, 10:51pm

Case for a Panasonic Lumix GX1?
OK, so Santa brought me a Panasonic Lumix GX1 camera (14-42mm manual zoom kit lens) Micro 4/3. Any suggestions on what to use for a case? Thinking I want to put it in my pack to protect it while hi...

In GEAR » Case for a Panasonic Lumix GX1?
December 26, 5:39pm

Perfect timing
Ryan, your article could not be more perfectly timed for me. I've been struggling with my footwear choice lately and have been considering a number of candidates for new shoes, among them the R...

In Editor's Roundtable » Considering Minimalist Footwear for Backpacking
October 26, 12:21pm

Thanks, Doug!
Got the bag the other day. Just wanted to say thanks! People like you are what make this community so awesome! Rick

In GEAR » Can anyone find the Evernew 2L bottle?
October 15, 9:27pm

Can anyone find the Evernew 2L bottle?
Douglas, PM Sent Rick

In GEAR » Can anyone find the Evernew 2L bottle?
October 07, 12:16pm

Can anyone find the Evernew 2L bottle?
I realize Evernew limits their supply to the US, but it's crazy. The Interwebs are totally failing me. I can find the 600mL but not the 2L.

In GEAR » Can anyone find the Evernew 2L bottle?
October 06, 4:47pm

Going to try the Ohm first and see how it fits and carries. May try the Gorilla too, though, just to satisfy my curiosity.

In GEAR » ULA Ohm 2.0 vs Gossamer Gear Gorilla
September 04, 11:06pm

ULA Ohm 2.0 vs Gossamer Gear Gorilla
Been looking for a pack with more capacity and better weight distribution than my current preferred GoLite Peak. I use the Peak for weekend (2-3 night) trips and I'm looking for a sub-two-pound...

In GEAR » ULA Ohm 2.0 vs Gossamer Gear Gorilla
September 03, 10:31pm

All Reader Reviews by Rick Burtt

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Katabatic Customer Service
I'm in the process of revising my sleep system and am on the fence between a number of manufacturers. As I live in CO, I took the opportunity to visit Katabatic's shop. Aaron took the time to...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 06, 1:13pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
Let's not confuse customer service with website/inventory integration. I've spoken with GoLite on a number of occasions, both on the phone and in person and have always found them to be extre...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 05, 10:40am