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Harrison Carpenter (carpenh) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale St. Vrain River Valley
About Me They call me Carp-Dawg, Dr. C, The Rodent Whisperer, and/or Rat Man-- depending upon who they are and what they see me doing.
StateColorado
CountryUSA
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All Forum Posts by Harrison Carpenter

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Re: slipping on sil floors
As I said in my first post, I've a TarpTent Notch. I, too, have had luck when the Trent's been setup on level or nearly level ground-- the problem is that you can't count on finding suc...

In GEAR » Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
July 21, 8:02pm

Re: Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
Franco: the video says "100% silicone"-- pardon me for being naive, but was that a silicone sealant (like Permatex)?

In GEAR » Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
July 19, 7:39pm

Re: Re: Good idea to try
Ah, yes. Gravity won't be deterred by Velcro-- so its pull would be transferred, wouldn't it? The slope I was sleeping on wasn't steep, by any means. That's why the sliding surpris...

In GEAR » Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
July 19, 7:32pm

Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
I just got back for a two-night trip. Both nights, I had to deal with my NeoAir sliding around on my silnylon tent floor (in a TarpTent Notch, BTW). This, despite the fact I'd painted on strips...

In GEAR » Velcro for a silnylon tent floor?
July 19, 9:27am

Thanks
Thanks for the insight, Jim.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Dehydrated ground beef will last how long?
July 11, 1:29pm

Dehydrated ground beef will last how long?
This is probably a rudimentary question, but I've not found an answer online. I just dehydrated some ground beef-- cooked/rinsed/patted in the traditional manner so as to remove as much fat as ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Dehydrated ground beef will last how long?
July 11, 11:35am

And from the frugal dork...
...I've found that the produce sacks sold by 3BBags (and usually seen for sale in grocery stores (a pack of 3 for $7) are essentially "no-see-um"-- at least, they've kept blackfli...

In GEAR » head net
May 19, 4:45pm

SUL mindset
My kudos to Ryan for characterizing it as a "mindset!" Numbers can become too much of an obsession, powered by the goal of "hitting the SUL mark." Framing it as a way to do more...

In Editor's Roundtable » The SUL Mindset
May 08, 7:13pm

Details
When you say "large," do you mean torso or hip belt? Or both?

In Gear Swap » FS: ULA CDT Size Large $90
May 08, 5:12pm

Re: Successful use in REI Flash 18
That's what I was thinking about, Daniel-- with the main difference being I've a GoLite Pinnacle.

In Make Your Own Gear » Reflectix as a pack frame?
May 06, 7:32pm

All Reader Reviews by Harrison Carpenter

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TarpTent Notch
This is more of an initial test report. After sealing my Notch's seams, and doing several test-pitches in my backyard, I took it out into Colorado's Indian Peaks Wilderness Area for an overnig...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
September 23, 7:09pm