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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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What to do with 4 ounces of .51 Cuben...MYOG Tarp
In the process of making my ultimate trap. Trying to do this as basic and cheap as possible. However, adding the word Cuben into any sentence usually means, I'm not going to be able to pay my...

In Make Your Own Gear » What to do with 4 ounces of .51 Cuben...MYOG Tarp
November 12, 12:48pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: The inevitable bike legalization of the JMT
A bike on the trail "could" impact a trail less than a hiker. Does it? No. However, a horse impacts a trail 100 times greater than a bike. Horses don't just move some dirt aroun...

In Philosophy & Technique » The inevitable bike legalization of the JMT
November 10, 10:59pm

Re: Re: Re: Why is this forum so inactive?
"I think many like me have pushed UL limits" What's there to push? You can purchase everything at REI and still go UL. Going SUL is so much different than a lack of comfort....

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Why is this forum so inactive?
November 08, 6:25pm

Re: California GGG #7 - Jan 29 to Feb 1, 2015
I have stayed there before. Each campsite is $35 to reserve and you can park 2 vehicles in each spot.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California GGG #7 - Jan 29 to Feb 1, 2015
November 05, 10:38am

Re: custom quilt makers?
Mike, I got board. .

In GEAR » custom quilt makers?
November 05, 12:49am

Re: Help with hybrid delta baffle design (topquilt)
Christopher, I honestly think the gaps left between the openings will not hold down in place at all, even with 16oz of down. You basically have 25x18 inch slightly tapered boxes with one strip ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Help with hybrid delta baffle design (topquilt)
November 04, 9:26pm

Re: quilt
Back at ya.

In GEAR » custom quilt makers?
November 04, 8:29pm

Re: custom quilt makers?
It depends on your complexity. Also if you want a lighter weight quilt with a baffle spacing wider than 6 1/2 inches, it won't work and you wouldn't be happy with it. A lot of curved li...

In GEAR » custom quilt makers?
November 04, 6:50pm

Re: fastpack
Have you seen the CamelBak Pursuit 24LR? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jlxr6rw9FJQ

In GEAR » fast packing pack
November 02, 8:20pm

Re: fast packing pack
A true 20-35 liter "fastpack" with a good hip belt still doesn't exist. You either have to carry all of the weight on your shoulders or go for a small backpack. If you're sh...

In GEAR » fast packing pack
November 02, 4:20pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm