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john Tier (Peter_pan) - BPL Premium Member

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Re: Re: Safety Lanyard - Better Ideas??
The "item" is first girth hitched to the working end loop... then girth hitch the ladened cord to the standing end loop... no need for other harware...

In Multiple Use Gear » Safety Lanyard - Better Ideas??
November 21, 7:54am

Re: Safety Lanyard - Better Ideas??
Vick, Don't put lanyards around the neck.... A good alternative is to tie a 2 inch loop in each end of a cord to finish with a cord about 18 inches over all...put knife,lignter, etc over one...

In Multiple Use Gear » Safety Lanyard - Better Ideas??
November 20, 6:53pm

Too light Pad ?
You may find the GG1/8 thinlite pad too light under your legs at 20 degrees... Pan

In Gear Lists » Evaluate please!
October 31, 7:03pm

Carol, et al, The moisture you found is because the closed cell pad does not breath ( even open cell pads have more limited air flows). It was in all probability limited to between you and the ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Notes from the Field: SuperUltraLight Hammocking on the Black Forest Trail in Pennsylvania
October 22, 6:20am

Re Omni Tape
Vick, Works fine for us and a lot of satisfied customers...but then these are pretty low stress uses.

In Multiple Use Gear » Multiple Use Sleeping Bags
October 02, 12:43pm

omni tape
Vick, Omni Tape is No Snag is available in sewing store in 3/4 inch width ONLY in 3 ft lengths....Omni Tape is available in 1 inch width but can be purchased in 25 meter rolls from ...

In Multiple Use Gear » Multiple Use Sleeping Bags
October 01, 7:29pm

re:multi use quilt
Nice multi use quilt...No Sniveller...800pf down...2+ inches thich...wearaable as a serape...check gear section here or Test results due this winter by BPL...also there is a...

In Multiple Use Gear » Multiple Use Sleeping Bags
October 01, 6:00am

Zero wgt tripod
Ryan, Why not pick up three sticks, take a tarp guy line or some other piece of cord in your pack ...lash up a hasty tripod...put your sand sack on top of the lashing junction,then camera .... l...

In Post-Trip Reports » Yellowstone / Beartooths Trek
September 30, 1:32pm

under quilts
Lots of information on under quilts and other hammock insulation options at years worth of discussions and growth of concepts/approaches.

In Editor's Roundtable » Notes from the Field: SuperUltraLight Tarp vs. Hammock in the High Uintas
September 26, 5:51am

Dri Duck field repairs easy
Dri Ducks and 02 Rainwear are both easily repaired in the field with duct tape...have been using O2 Rainwear for 3 years and Dri Ducks for six months...both with repairs, some three years

In GEAR » DriDucks vs. Rainshield O2
September 21, 7:03am

All Reader Reviews by john Tier

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Equinox Silnylon Poncho
Agree with Richard on the mods.... all easy to do....I've had the extended length model for over 4 years and it is super through the mid season.... and yes it will cover a HH. Here is my mod......

In Clothing - Raingear
September 22, 6:10pm