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Re: Re: weight
Ian, if you mean the Toaks 550ml mug rather than the Litetrail/Toaks 550ml mug, it's available directly from Toaks: http://toaksoutdoor.com/titanium550mlpotnh.aspx

In GEAR » custom Lite Trail cook Kit
July 07, 2:20pm

Arc Blast, short people and frame length
If your back length is short, it might be worth you asking Joe to make the pack with shorter vertical struts. My wife did this so that the pack doesn't get in the way when she tilts her head ba...

In GEAR » Arc Blast and short people
July 07, 12:17pm

Re: ZPacks Rain Jacket updated to ZPacks Challenge Rain Jacket
John, why do you think that the layer of nylon will reduce the MVTR? The previous version of the jacket had a second layer of eVent on the outside instead of the nylon. I would have thought the nyl...

In GEAR » ZPacks Rain Jacket updated to ZPacks Challenge Rain Jacket
June 25, 11:37pm

Re: Bear Bias
Delmar, my comment wasn't intended to be snarky (and forgive me if it came across as so). I have no problem with the survey being US centric; after all, this is BPL, which is a US centric site ...

In GEAR » Planning for a BPL Poll
June 25, 12:01am

Re: Update
Delmar, the food safety question is perhaps U.S.-centric. Here, we are usually hiking in non-bear territory, where the food is safer against critters if it's in the tent with us.

In GEAR » Planning for a BPL Poll
June 24, 1:54pm

New gear coming from ZPacks
This interview with Joe Valesko about his participation in the TGO Challenge includes the quote, "We have new waterproof breathable Cuben Fiber which has black nylon on the outside. This gives...

In GEAR » New gear coming from ZPacks
June 13, 2:05pm

Re: Re: .51 cuben and .74 cuben
.34 oz cuben is CT0.3K.08.

In GEAR » .51 cuben and .74 cuben
June 10, 10:35am

Re: .51 cuben and .74 cuben
IIRC, .34, .51 and .74 all have the same thickness of mylar, but the amount of dyneema increases wit each increase in material weight. So I would thnk they all have similar abrasion resistance but ...

In GEAR » .51 cuben and .74 cuben
June 10, 9:41am

Re: ZPacks retires the "Blast" backpack
It seems to me that the Blast became superfluous when the Zero was introduced and you could configure the Zero to get exactly the "Blast" you wanted.

In GEAR » ZPacks retires the "Blast" backpack
June 10, 1:03am

Re: Zpacks Arc Blast sizing question
David P, I think part of the problem is the length of the stays. They come so high above your shoulders that the mesh is holding the shoulder attachment points away from your back. You could have J...

In GEAR » Zpacks Arc Blast sizing question
June 08, 11:37pm

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