BPL Community Profile

eric chan (bearbreeder) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale eric chan hasn't told us about their geographical region yet.
About Me eric chan has not added a biography yet.

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by eric chan

Showing 31 - 40 of 3994 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...400


Forum » Thread

Re: Re: things go to hell
or youre just out a day or two in the extended rain ... especially for newer folks a good fleece will provide a bit more "safety" if they make mistakes in that environment ... and the ...

In GEAR » r2 as insulation and rain gear
October 16, 11:24am

things go to hell
fleece is the best thing ever if things go to hell and back no doubt as experienced top of the class BPLers nothing goes wrong for us =P in real life sometimes the DWR fails and out rain jack...

In GEAR » r2 as insulation and rain gear
October 16, 11:05am

Headlamps and Batteries
Ive posted this up before in other threads before, but i think it deserves its own thread too many folks look solely at the weight of the headlamp, you need to look at the weight of the lamp and...

In GEAR » Headlamps and Batteries
October 16, 10:25am

N.J. bear killing of hiker should warn us of growing threat
http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2014/10/nj_bear_killing_of_hiker_should_warn_us_of_growing_threat.html In the early years of the black bears’ comeback into New Jersey, the “bear education...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiker killed in bear attack in northern New Jersey
October 12, 9:09pm

there is a decent amount of hubris in believing that folks here are realistically any better sure backpackers have more gear, but plenty of em get lost as well, not to mentioning get cold, hungr...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Another lost hiker story
October 12, 8:59pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Single AA battery headlamps
If you had several devices that used 14500s you could save several ounces. i want to take a moment to demonstrate the weight difference between NiMH, Li-on and Li-on power packs when used in a &...

In GEAR » Single AA battery headlamps
October 10, 11:49am

Re: Single AA battery headlamps
pierre ... whats your application ,... what will you be using it for? dont get blinded by "specs" that flashaholics obsesses over heres an example of 215 lumens (petzl tikka RXP)...

In GEAR » Single AA battery headlamps
October 09, 10:43pm

R u in da land of maple syrup?
Mec uplink vest 60g/m PL1 60-100 maple syrup dollahs http://www.mec.ca/product/5029-920/mec-uplink-vest-mens/ ;)

In GEAR » options for a light syn vest?
October 08, 9:21am

Re: Fenix
Well it looks like they want me to pay for shipping it back to em I bought this at a dealer with in vancouver, and im willing to go to dealer to demonstrate the issue However they wont allow ...

In GEAR » Single AA battery headlamps
October 07, 12:04pm

Re: thanks and new edited OP
For night hiking/scrambling purposes i would suggest a 120-200+ lumen headlamp ... In the past many of us have gotten by with less, but with the latest generation of LED lights there no reason to g...

In GEAR » Headlamp Specs
October 06, 10:11am

All Reader Reviews by eric chan

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1



Montbell Extremely Light Down Jacket
the key to using this jacket is to use it under a windshell or synthetic jacket like a nanopuff by itself the shell is fairly fragile, there are no pockets, there is no waist string ... however ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 30, 7:44pm