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+1 fizan
Also have fizan compact 4 (same as mentioned above but 4 parts instead of 3 - folds more compact and weighs 20g more No frills - just works.

In GEAR » lightweight trekking poles
January 08, 11:04am

another idea
@whalen That would work...andy kirkpatrik endorses this system as well http://andy-kirkpatrick.com/articles/view/double_up I am not a winter guru (mostly 3 season down to say 10F) but I do us...

In GEAR » Synthetic overquilt
January 07, 12:07pm

MSR Carbon core vs Easton FMJ
anyone used both and can compare these? on the face of it very similar: 6" 6g CF core +AL jacket Easton have the AL top part which looks sturdier for hammering and pulling out....but...

In GEAR » MSR Carbon core vs Easton FMJ
January 07, 5:21am

what for?
dunno - looks useless to me... what would one do with such a shelter... and no - it won be under 2Kg since you need the long strong straps and adjustment system

In GEAR » Tentsile tent/hammock
January 06, 10:59pm

yeah
Rusty Indeed as i told you in the PM - quality in the nunatak bags is high...It might have to do in part to the years of experience and to the fact that Tom is a one man show doing custom premiu...

In GEAR » Nunatak craftsmanship compared to other bag makers?
January 06, 4:05pm

saw it+ answered
10x Now all i need to do is get more vacation time and use them ;)

In GEAR » Nunatak Custom Alpinist and Sub Alpinist - "micro" review
January 01, 11:59pm

liner+wool + GTX
Im not a technical climbing guru or anything...but if your use is just trekking + poles etc I would seriously consider the combination above. Reading quite a bit about the subject it seems it do...

In GEAR » Insulated Waterproof Gloves
January 01, 5:35am

zpacks not anymore
@michael W - they used to do 7D/pertex but that isnt the standard anymore (IMO cause they were both $$ fabrics as for the OP - I have a Nunatak that Tom made for me in 7D...so cant attest to the...

In GEAR » Using 10D inside & out on sleeping bags: Changes to lofting speed & ease of stuffing? Odd feeling material?
December 30, 12:28am

you are going to freeze!
Sara firstly just to point out that there are quite a few other options on the market (enlightened equipment, nunatak, jrb ...to name a few) although no doubt the companies you mention make fine g...

In GEAR » Quilt Suggestion for Newbie
December 29, 11:56pm

test - ignore
Marmot

In User Test Forum » test - ignore
December 29, 11:33pm

All Reader Reviews by Michael Cheifetz

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MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:49am

MLD XP Quilt 21 0z. Climashield
I have older 2009 XP model (as opposed to the Spirit) with 2.5 Osy Climashield. This would correspond to the 48F model he has. I have the wide model + eVent strip at head and footbox. Carftsmenship...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 20, 8:06am

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007
Jeremy above is right in many ways - it is indeed more of a quirky idiosyncratic book that mixes poetry, psychology and anecdotal facts about bivy and the scottish highlands. In that light it could sc...

In Books and Media
January 02, 5:50am