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Re: Alaskan contingent; Looking forward to seeing y'all
David, Andrea and I will also be driving out Saturday afternoon from Palo Alto, so between Manfred and Michelle and us I'm sure you'll be set for a ride. Just let us know what your timing i...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California GGG #7 - Jan 29 to Feb 1, 2015
January 28, 9:39pm

Downmat versus Synmat?
What advantage if any is there besides higher R-value to the Downmat over the Synmat? Will the Downmat insulation last longer? Will the Synmat work better in very humid weather/wet conditions?

In GEAR » Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
January 21, 11:26pm

Re: Simple, Rugged, Dripless XUL Esbit Burner
David congrats on a great design and thank you for sharing it. I can't wait to try it out.

In Make Your Own Gear » Simple, Rugged, Dripless XUL Esbit Burner
January 21, 11:21pm

Thank you; Casio PRG-270B-1 variants and $125 price? Re: Flash Reviews No. 4
Thank you for another helpful set of reviews. Any idea where you can you find the Casio PRG-270B-1 for $125? Best price I've seen is $135 on eBay. Also the B-1 models seem to have variants ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Flash Reviews No. 4
January 21, 11:19pm

New Exped Winterlite & Hyperlite models sizes and specs Re: Re: Re: Re: Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
Just got this below from Nick at Exped USA. He's referring to this photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/hendrikmorkel/14533742847 "The mat in the link is the new DownMat Winterlite (9cm...

In GEAR » Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
January 21, 10:57am

Re: Re: Re: Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
KJ, the same. Here's the MW Winterlite on your left in the photo - note the taper looks very mild: https://www.flickr.com/photos/hendrikmorkel/14533742847 I can't tell if it will work fo...

In GEAR » Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
January 20, 11:08pm

Re: Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
Ken I don't have the model names and specs in front of me now but you may want to wait for 3 new Exped models coming out in February that are lighter weight with higher R values than previous v...

In GEAR » Exped SynMat UL 9 vs. DownMat UL 7
January 20, 7:37pm

New lighter wide Exped sleep pads
These MW size Exped pads will be coming out for Spring 2015, most likely available in late Jan/Feb, for those who prefer the vertical baffles of the Exped pads. These are very light weights for hig...

In GEAR » Xtherm alternative?
January 06, 1:20pm

Traction under 40B TR Energy overboots? Re: Winter Backpacking Checklist (Gear List): Ultralight Winter Snowcave Camping
Also Ryan, do you wear anything for traction under the overboots when not wearing your snowshoes in camp? Looking for a good traction solution to wear under the 40 Below TR Energy that won't te...

In Editor's Roundtable » Winter Backpacking Checklist (Gear List): Ultralight Winter Snowcave Camping
December 17, 3:36pm

Re: Winter Backpacking Checklist (Gear List): Ultralight Winter Snowcave Camping
Ryan, thank you for the winter gear update. One question - why the Patagonia DAS synthetic insulation overpants instead of down? I've worn the older version of the DAS Pants in Polarguard, and ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Winter Backpacking Checklist (Gear List): Ultralight Winter Snowcave Camping
December 17, 3:31pm

All Reader Reviews by E J

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eBAY.com
Craig, How do you set up an auto search on eBay? Not familiar with that feature. Did you set up an outside program to crawl eBay? eBay is not only useful for acquiring used and new gear at low...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 20, 7:51am

Patagonia Houdini Wind Jacket
My wife has had such good experience with her Houdini that I'm going to switch over from my Montane Lite-speed. I've used my Montane Lite-Speed in almost all conditions. The material has excellent ...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
January 30, 9:40pm

Montane Lite-speed
I've used my Montane Lite-Speed in almost all conditions. The fit is quite good, with plenty of room to layer underneath, without being way too big. I'm 6 ft 180lbs, 42 chest and I do fine with the ...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
January 30, 9:31pm