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Rog Tallbloke (tallbloke) - BPL Forum Member

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Re: Sag prevention
The Spinnshelter I got this morning (Thanks again Mike) seems to be staying up sag free through this afternoons showers pretty well. Spinnaker doesn't stretch much it seems. Gossamer gear su...

In GEAR » Water resistant tarptents
August 02, 11:43am

Re: Dreamland
The price of petrol came down pretty quick in the US when people started driving less. Market forces in action. If Polish steel is cheap then the car manufacturers will buy Polish steel. I doubt...

In Chaff » Does anyone actually think that industrial civilization is sustainable?
August 02, 11:30am

sil shelter and bug tent - open to offers
Final bump. Again :o) Offers?

In Gear Swap » FS- Integral Designs Sil-shelter and bug tent
August 02, 11:08am

Re: GG SpinnShelter
Arrived this morning, thanks Mike, brand new and beautiful, now in my back garden undergoing a soak test. :-)

In Gear Swap » FS GG SpinnShelter NEW
August 02, 11:04am

Re: Not really dreamland
>As production moves around the world, in the endless search for a cheaper workforce, it eventually reaches a dead-end. Everyones basic standard of living levels out. People's thoughts turn ...

In Chaff » Does anyone actually think that industrial civilization is sustainable?
August 02, 10:59am

Re: 5oz Hooded waterproof
Mike, I've just checked the specs and you're right. That plus a $1 festival poly poncho for real downpours would be a good solution. I'm really pleased with my Montane Toasty primaloft ...

In GEAR » 5oz Hooded waterproof
August 01, 3:46am

Re: 5oz Hooded waterproof
The website says it is "moderately waterproof ". To me, it looks like a winshirt with a full length zip. My other half took just her rab neutrino on our trip this week. She got wet. ...

In GEAR » 5oz Hooded waterproof
August 01, 2:26am

Re: Wilderness Electronics
Don't know anything about your satphone, but I thought apple were quite restrictive about 3rd party software. Wordpress do a nice iphone interface to their blogging site, but that means being c...

In GEAR » Wilderness Electronics
July 31, 3:24pm

Re: Defeatism
> we still have the heat death of the universe to worry in about 10^100 years. I would have thought the big bang theory would be extinct long before then. > maybe we will be manufacturi...

In Chaff » Does anyone actually think that industrial civilization is sustainable?
July 29, 5:19am

Re: lightning and tent poles
I was camped high once when an approaching thunderstorm had my poles actually humming. I vacated the tent and crouched next to a boulder under my poly undersheet on my foam mat. Needless to s...

In GEAR » Does Carbon fiber hiking pole conduct electricity?
July 29, 4:49am

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