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Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Behind the Redwood Curtain
About Me Better to observe than be observed.

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All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

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Re: Awnings Tarps and Wind.......
Sweet. No floor needed for a hammock. Richard still wins.

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 10, 7:56am

Re: Awnings Tarps and Wind.......
"If you check out our new Convert Shelters for 2015, you see a unique solution to this dichotomy, where the vestibule can zip off and when it is, it is "replaced" by an awning over d...

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 10, 7:44am

Re: There is a single tear running down my face tonight...
Mama mia!

In Chaff » There is a single tear running down my face tonight...
September 09, 10:28pm

Re: Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
Awnings and fog=damp everything. Great post Franco.

In GEAR » Tent vestibules and TENT VESTIBULES
September 09, 10:22pm

Re: Ion
Good luck with your sale. An educated consumer is the best customer. Edit: Sorry to step on your toes.

In Gear Swap » FS{ Rare Golite Ion Pack
September 09, 7:47am

Where idealism and marketing meet.

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
September 09, 7:08am

Maybe you have
If you haven't made it work then maybe the desire is not really there. Why are you all not going? Plenty of BPLrs bring children younger than 2 with them. Practice your backcountry skills car c...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I picked the wrong hobby.
September 07, 9:30pm

Re: Western Box
Where are you?

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
September 07, 4:58pm

Re: Cleaning Sawyer Mini After Long Periods
Sanitation Before storing your filter, Sawyer recommends sanitizing your filter. This process is simple: Back flush filter. Run a standard bleach solution (fragrance free) through your filter (one...

In GEAR » Cleaning Sawyer Mini After Long Periods
September 07, 10:44am

Re: pit zips
I found with pit zips that when my arms are down by my side, like most of the time, that the vents are essentially closed. They don't work well enough to be worried about if they are there or not.

In GEAR » Better for your shell to be snug or loose?
September 05, 8:01am

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am