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Water bag questions
Thanks for the positive comments. Here are a few more pictures to clarify the differences between the Coghlan bag and the RW bag. The perimeter of the Coghlan bag is gathered in pleats and sewn...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Silnylon Water Bag
March 04, 12:23pm

Water bag.
Coghlans sells a coated nylon water bag. $9.95 at Campmor and others. Mine weights 49 grams and has held up well. Making one the 'Ray Way' is pretty simple. The one pictured below ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Silnylon Water Bag
March 04, 2:26am

Nalgene filter
SteriPEN markets the 'Hydro Photon Water Bottle Pre-Filter" that attaches directly to a Nalgene bottle. $14 at REI, less at other places.

In GEAR » Filter / Screen for Nalgene Bottles
March 02, 12:02pm

Pillow Case
One option is to use a sleeve of the insulating garment as the pillow case. Stuff the garment 'inside out' into one of the sleeves. This works pretty well with fleece. I haven't trie...

In Make Your Own Gear » Pillow Case?
March 02, 12:12am

Transferring Down
I have used this device to transfer accurate amounts of down directly from a container into quilt baffle compartments. Because air gently flows into the container of down and then into the eductor...

In Make Your Own Gear » Techniques for working with down?
February 12, 12:23am

5 Yards to SUL, Part 3 - Tarp - Catenary Curve
Jay, Here is a spreadsheet for computing catenary curves. (repost from August MYOG) It's pretty user friendly as is. It could be modified to allow user defined increments rather than th...

In Editor's Roundtable » Make Your Own Gear: 5 Yards to SUL, Part 3 - Tarp
December 13, 10:14am

Re: how to glue nylon webbing?
Are you trying to butt two ends together? Try melting both ends and butting them together. It works and is surprisingly sturdy. Practice on some scrap first and work quickly!

In Make Your Own Gear » how to glue nylon webbing?
December 13, 9:50am

wind mitts
There is a fleece mitten pattern at Thru-Hiker that could be used for wind mitts. See the 'workshop' page at Would love to see a picture here when you're finished! Good luck.

In Make Your Own Gear » Wind Mitts - pattern and material?
November 30, 3:16pm

2D Sandra
I heard she thought you are kind acute, even if your humor is a bit obtuse. If you would get to the point, quit being so two dimensional and give her a sine, she won’t think you’re a square, w...

In Make Your Own Gear » half pyramid - any math whizzes out there
August 31, 1:33pm

half pyramid spreadsheet
Dwight, Here is another spreadsheet. Drawing is of fabric layed out flat (2 dimensional). I'll email you a copy of the spreadsheet. -Lance

In Make Your Own Gear » half pyramid - any math whizzes out there
August 29, 11:17pm

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