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Kevin Schneringer (Slammer) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Oklahoma Flat Lands
About Me I am still getting the hang of ultralight backpacking,pack weights dropping gear downsizing.
Love the outdoors and hiking with only what I need.

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All Forum Posts by Kevin Schneringer

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WTB: Hex Tarp for Hammock
I am looking for a large cat cut hex tarp in Silnylon or possibly cuben. Please PM me with info if you have one available.

In Gear Swap » WTB: Hex Tarp for Hammock
January 16, 4:37pm

Pretty good
I use these on most weekend trips. I usually cut the top with my scissors because when you tear open ,the zipper has failed me a few times. I use my SP 600 mug and just a touch under 2 cups of wa...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New. Boil in bag sides.
January 11, 2:48pm

Reading the comments by Nick and Ron I am reminded of a simple Verse about wisdom. Proverbs 3:13 says: Happy is the man that findeth wisdom,and the man that getteth understanding. Seems like t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 09, 2:19pm

Best ABC watch for off trail travels
I posted a question regarding baseplate compasses last week. Well I have that covered now I need a reliable Altitude, Barometer, Compass watch. Obviously the compass part of watch is not necessar...

In GEAR » Best ABC watch for off trail travels
January 07, 2:44pm

Final price drop
Lair is now $160 shipping still included to any of the 50 states.

In Gear Swap » FS:Bearpaw Cuben Lair, Bearpaw Pyranet 1, Borah Gear Bivy
January 06, 7:30pm

Houdini pants
I have a pair of the Houdini pants and I really like them. I found that they are fairly tough and can work great as a base layer. I put them under my REI Sahara nylon hiking pants on cool windy ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Wind Pants not as popular as wind shirt?
January 05, 7:56pm

Does the Hammock include tarp? If so I would be interested.

In Gear Swap » FS - Gear Closet Clean out - Hennessy Hammock, Osprey Pack, Sierra Designs Bag, Garmin GPS, and MORE
January 05, 1:55pm

"A new cottage gear company? Whaaa
Free shipping was just a play on words, I much prefer the true or actual shipping idea. I personal do not like a company making a profit off of freight. Make great products, make money on you prod...

In GEAR » A new cottage gear company? Whaaa?
January 04, 6:10pm

Price Drop...again
Price Dropped to $175. I really need to sell this to pay for the new Cirriform I go coming. Trade offers would be considered.

In Gear Swap » FS:Bearpaw Cuben Lair, Bearpaw Pyranet 1, Borah Gear Bivy
January 04, 11:59am

+1 Arcturus Gear
Sounds awesome, I buy something from them but if its out of this world you have to do free shipping!

In GEAR » A new cottage gear company? Whaaa?
January 04, 11:54am

All Reader Reviews by Kevin Schneringer

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Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Bear Den 1
My Bear Den 1 is a great tent/shaped tarp and with the extended beak it is a palace. The shelter performs well in winds up to at least 30 mph. I have not had it in winds higher but suspect it would h...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
November 03, 5:53am

Zpacks Cuben WPB Jacket
Update-Well I have used this jacket for 4 days with light rain,drizzle and heavy rain.It performs flawlessly but pit zips are a must, so glad I added them. I have upgrade review to a 5 because this...

In Clothing - Raingear
July 08, 5:38pm

Tarptent Rainshadow 2
I would like to get an update out for this item since it has been some 6+years since a review was made. If you are looking for a 14 ounce per person tent this is it. Great family tent with good venti...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 25, 8:53pm