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Greg Mihalik (greg23) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Colorado
About Me Hiker, biker, skier.
greg at smgm dot org

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Re: Nylon Odor Barrier Bags
"Besides, if you guys want something much better than ordinary polyethylene bags, then get some Nylofume bags." NyloPro Bags - 2x stronger and 50% thinner than 2mm polyethylene bags ...

In Gear Deals » large size ziplocks on Amazon
November 29, 8:48pm

Re: Down fill weight percentage of total weight
Sure, it's a factor, but what do you mean by "comparing"? Warmth? Weight? Fit? DWR? Construction? Packed Volume? Price? What conditions are you addressing and what are t...

In GEAR » Down fill weight percentage of total weight
November 29, 2:52pm

Re: Daiwa?
+1 on the Kiyose line. I'd be happy to send you a "33SF" for a test drive. Also, from experience, I know that a replacement section will have issues. The tolerances at each e...

In Fishing » Broke my BPL Hane - need 2nd segment - does anyone else have a broken BPL Hane with an intact 2nd segment?
November 29, 10:50am

Re: Re: Why is this forum so inactive?
"... dealing with the haters is not worth it." Yep. When the third post of a Trip Report is a criticism of honesty you know things are heading south. So carry on your dialogue ...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Why is this forum so inactive?
November 29, 10:38am

Re: Re: boundary waters
Portagé - We position our landing to provide dry footing for our "pick and carry". Bow exits, with smalls, sets them down-trail, returns, and if needed, stabilizes while Stern exits...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Boundary Waters trip
November 27, 9:38pm

Re: Photo?
Is that photo from Section Hiker&'s blog?" Copyright Martin Rye, in the lower right.

In Gear Swap » MLD white cubin duomid
November 27, 2:18pm

Re: boundary waters
"Also OK with doing portages as needed." Some loops have about 10 portages a day. You need to be very efficient at loading/unloading and, IMHO, get them done as a "single carry&q...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Boundary Waters trip
November 27, 12:29pm

Re: SPOT sale
This makes me wonder what's going on... 1) New models on the horizon? 2) Like the "inkjet printer business model", you give away the hardware to generate subscriptions 3) Two-way...

In Gear Deals » SPOT sale
November 27, 8:00am

Re: Price dropped!

In Gear Swap » Polar FT7 heart rate monitor
November 27, 7:50am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Electrolyte needs and real food
Respiratory Quotient Test - Fat Burner or Sugar Burner?

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 25, 8:34pm

All Reader Reviews by Greg Mihalik

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
This rating reflects use below 40° F. For summer use it could go much higher. I have wanted to try the Therm-A-Rest Neoair (72"), hoping it would be both light and warm. I've been thr...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 18, 10:35am

Petzl e+LITE
Just to get my experience into this thread here is a ...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 02, 7:00pm

Alpkit CarbonLite
Poor packing on my part resulted in a TD 12-10 stove getting a little squashed. I straightened it out as best possible and continued to use it for 8 more days, with no discernable loss of functionali...

In Trekking Poles
June 09, 6:23pm