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Konrad . (Konrad1013) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me Originally from Huntington Beach, CA. Currently residing in Boston, MA. I enjoy backpacking, car camping, and mountaineering. My style is ultralight (sub-10lb) while remaining extremely comfortable.

JMT - Sept 2011
CityBoston
StateMA
CountryUnited States
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All Forum Posts by Konrad .

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Re: Exped Schnozzle
"The instaflator seems a fine alternative, but as exped shows, no need to involve batteries and moving parts." James, the instaflator does not have batteries or moving parts. As a matt...

In GEAR » XTherm: use the included pump sack or lungs?
March 31, 8:03am

xtherm pump sack
Xtherm was intended to be a 4th season pad, meaning used in sub-freezing temps. The xlite was intended to be a 3-season pad. Moisture from your breath + sub freezing temps would mean frozen conden...

In GEAR » XTherm: use the included pump sack or lungs?
March 30, 8:37am

WTB MSR Groundhog stakes
ALL SET. Thank you Jennifer M!! Would love to get 4 of these for $8 shipped. I need them by April 8th, absolute deadline. My zip code is 02446. Please let me know if you got some sitting around...

In Gear Swap » WTB MSR Groundhog stakes
March 30, 8:34am

perfect!
Thanks for the visual, much appreciated.

In Philosophy & Technique » Hanging food to prevent Mice/Rodents from pillaging
March 30, 8:04am

delamination
I didn't know u had an all-season. But yeah, it might have been delaminating...you just couldn't see it. When they introduced the xlite and the semi-transparent fabric, people could see the...

In GEAR » XTherm: use the included pump sack or lungs?
March 30, 7:19am

Hanging food to prevent Mice/Rodents from pillaging
I once read about a technique to prevent critters from crawling down the line of your hung food-sack, but I'm not sure if it actually works, so I'm curious to hear of peoples experiences. I...

In Philosophy & Technique » Hanging food to prevent Mice/Rodents from pillaging
March 30, 7:15am

lung power
Max, Your Xtherm is a completely different animal than your old thermarest. There's anecdotal evidence that moisture leads to delamination of the reflective baffles...something that is not pre...

In GEAR » XTherm: use the included pump sack or lungs?
March 30, 7:12am

fosters
"You poor uneducated fools and your handles" ...says the man drinking foster's ;)

In GEAR » It's Just So Cute!!!
March 29, 6:57pm

xtherm sack
The X-therm stuff sack is utterly useless. I tried to inflate mine with it, but after 3 mins I gave up...it's way too small to be effective. I avoid lung inflation due to the risk of baffle de...

In GEAR » XTherm: use the included pump sack or lungs?
March 29, 6:36pm

Thanks
Thanks guy for the additional info...that's good to know about all the sheltered sites for camping/cooking. I'll beware of mice and food storage. Love the trip report Jennifer, I too apprec...

In GEAR » Gear choices for Patagonia/Torres Del Paine
March 28, 8:35pm

All Reader Reviews by Konrad .

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Sunnysports Sunnysports.com
I've had about 3 orders with sunnysports. I can sum up my experiences by saying they are an excellent retailer with jaw dropping prices on previous season gear. There was a small mistake with my ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 09, 10:59am