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Rog Tallbloke (tallbloke) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale DON'T LOOK DOWN!!
About Me Backpacking since 11 years old. :-)
CityLeeds
StateGods own County
CountryBritain
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Re: Re: Golf clubs too short?
or another option if you can pick up entire clubs cheaply is to saw off the top 22 inches and jam it into the top of the longer shaft. Then saw off as much of the bottom shaft as you need to get th...

In Make Your Own Gear » Source of Trekking pole handle
August 25, 3:29am

Re: Re: Re: Wood stove spark risk abatement solution
A washing up liquid bottle top screwed on a platypus makes an efficient spark extinguisher for the escapees.

In Make Your Own Gear » Wood stove spark risk abatement solution
August 25, 1:32am

Re: Killing crocs
I just stitched a strap of hook and loop to some hard bottomed insoles. Insoles by day, camp slippers at night. Dual use, no packspace required.

In Make Your Own Gear » Killing crocs
August 25, 1:27am

Re: Hex 3
Fair play to you Jeff, I admire your grit. Now I'm getting a bit creaky following various crashes and falls over the years, reducing my chance of getting a soaking is higher on my list. As you ...

In GEAR » Tarp and Bivy Users (Past and Present)
August 24, 12:32pm

Re: Interesting.
My GG lightreks are funny. They don't rattle, but since various replacement parts, they make two distinctive 'thunk' sounds as they land, one semitone apart.

In GEAR » Here's how I fixed the rattle in the Locus Gear CP3 poles...
August 24, 12:25pm

Re: weight
@ Joe "Rog...the full event bivy weighs about 24 ounces and the solo grace weighs 5.9 ounces. NO, it certainly is not the lightest option, but for me it is the easiest and fastest. " ...

In GEAR » Tarp and Bivy Users (Past and Present)
August 24, 10:06am

Re: Re: Re: Hex 3
Jeff: "The more I think about this the more I think it comes down to style." And climate. We Brits have frequently unpredictable and occasionally ferocious weather to deal with, especi...

In GEAR » Tarp and Bivy Users (Past and Present)
August 24, 9:49am

Re: Hex 3
Jeff: "Do you mean the golite hex 3? At 30 plus ounces just for the tent, Ill pass on that one." Mine is 26.5oz plus 5oz for the pole (GG lightrek + extender), yes. "the floor...

In GEAR » Tarp and Bivy Users (Past and Present)
August 24, 9:16am

Re: Re: Fishermen like their shelters to be spatious and tough
You have to buy the extra flysheet to get the window. :-( They are throwing the fitted groundsheet in with the main tent though. :-) I like the way the entire front zips off. I see possibilitie...

In GEAR » Fishermen like their shelters to be spatious and tough
August 23, 12:25pm

Re: Fishermen like their shelters to be spatious and tough
Nice stove! To be fair, the tipis made by Ti Goat aren't really comparable, because the sides slope a lot to the apex. This anglers hut will allow sleeping pads much closer to the perimeter ...

In GEAR » Fishermen like their shelters to be spatious and tough
August 23, 2:08am

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