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Re: MP3 player, for backpacking and running
I ended up going with a sansa clip+. I was tempted by the m240/50, because of the AAA battery, but it is a bit heavier, and more expensive where I got mine. I wonder how long it will be before w...

In GEAR » MP3 player, for backpacking and running
September 11, 2:05pm

MP3 player, for backpacking and running
I am going to be getting a new mp3 player. I just had an RCA one which died due to being repeatedly soaked by my sweat while running. I'm looking for something small and light (duh.), that is e...

In GEAR » MP3 player, for backpacking and running
September 10, 5:25pm

Re: UL adventure / race pack
I would check out Inov-8's offerings. I have their race elite 25 pack and love it. Designed for running, pretty light, but good support. Well made, lots of thought in the design. http://www...

In GEAR » UL adventure / race pack
June 08, 3:47pm

RE: FS bpl 180 long - weight?
what is the weight of the quilt? I might be interested. -Will

In Gear Swap » FS: MLD Exodus (Tan 2009 version) & BPL 180 long
June 08, 3:43pm

Re: Quilt/bivy/ ground cloth
I'll second Eugene's remarks. Also, venting could be especially important if you are in what is basically a waterproof/air proof top bag. you do not want to work up a sweat. I'd als...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt/bivy/ ground cloth
June 07, 8:15pm

Re: Sewing Machine Help
Thanks for all of the advice! I had a feeling it was the tensioner also, and I figured out how to thread the tensioner properly, but in my excitement I missed one other part of threading the top, ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing Machine Help
May 26, 11:23am

Re: Sewing Machine Help
Thanks for the quick replies. John, I'll definitely be checking out that yahoo group, sounds like a great resource. I am using a bobbin that came with the machine, so i think it should be OK (p...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing Machine Help
May 25, 1:41pm

Sewing Machine Help
I just purchased a new, to me, sewing machine off of craigslist, and I'm having some issues with it. before anybody says 'I told you so' about buying a sewing machine without looking at...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing Machine Help
May 24, 4:27pm

Cutting and Measuring fabric
Any tips or tricks? How do you measure out and cut a large piece of fabric, say for a quilt? tape the fabric corners to the floor, trace the design on with a meter stick, cut with scissors? ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Cutting and Measuring fabric
May 23, 8:40am

Re: 8 oz Climashield Apex Silk Quilt
how did you close off the footbox? I just ordered some of the same silk and 3oz primaloft to make a similar project. Looks good. -Will

In Make Your Own Gear » 8 oz Climashield Apex Silk Quilt
May 20, 4:42am

All Reader Reviews by will sawyer

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Inov-8 Company Review
I love their products, but haven't dealt with the company directly until recently. I sent them an email asking if I could get a discount on a pack and what I would be using it for. I got a respons...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 14, 11:09am

Forty Below Light Energy TR Overboots/Simple Slippers
I received my overboots in the mail today, a day earlier than predicted. Previously I had emailed Joel when I heard about these as I wasn't sure they were exactly what I was looking for, and I was...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 07, 3:55pm