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Lynn Tramper (retropump) - BPL Forum Member

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All Forum Posts by Lynn Tramper

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Re: Pre-planning
"Leave your list of contacts (who'd "need" to know) with several friends / family members far away. Then with a single message - a tweet, a Facebook post, an email or phone call ...

In GEAR » Everyday Carry
February 27, 2:23pm

Re: Weight training
I think it depends on your goals. If your sole purpose is long-distance thru-hiking like Skurka, then strength training may be wasted, especially since you are likely to lose any strength you have...

In Philosophy & Technique » Strength training to lighten the load
February 27, 1:17pm

Re: Re: edc
Since Christchurch had our Big Quake, I have amended my EDC to include cash. When the power goes down, the only means of procuring goods is by cash or barter (plus the kindness of strangers and th...

In GEAR » Everyday Carry
February 27, 1:01pm

Re: Re: Farting
Just tell your girlfriend/wife/partner that it's allowed on airplanes, so it should be fine to do at home too!

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 14, 7:22pm

OK you jokesters, is this a joke or not (from today's NZ local media)? Either way it's pretty funny! In-flight flatulence is ok Passengers have been cleared to fart on flights, at le...

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 14, 7:10pm

Re: Men's Fairy Tale
"On a more serious note, what is the baseline for being simply nice v.s. being extra nice." Being extra nice just means doing something nice that is unexpected and you don't do eve...

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 14, 5:44pm

Re: Men's Fairy Tale
"Lynn, I am now confused. Do I keep the whale steaks in the meat or the dairy fridge ? (I am not Japanese, if this helps)" It depends on if the meat is from a male or female, and the...

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 13, 5:54pm

Re: Re: Watch your filthy fingers
arse ass breasts Oh, yeah, the mitts are off!

In Chaff » Watch your filthy fingers
February 13, 5:09pm

Re: Whales
Agree with Travis, but for different reasons: The Jews do not recognise same-sex whale relationships.

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 13, 5:08pm

Re: Someone's Fairy Tale
Once upon a time, one person asked another person 'Will you commit to a long term relationship with me?' The second person said,'NO!' And the the first person lived happily ...

In Chaff » Men's Fairy Tale
February 13, 3:40pm

All Reader Reviews by Lynn Tramper

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Trail Designs SideWinder for AGG 2qt pot
First of all, apologies for cross-posting this review. I initially put it n the cookware category and can't move it (Mods feel free to delete the other review). I have been using this cook syst...

In Stoves - Other
October 18, 12:50pm

Granite Gear Nimbus Meridian
I want to love this pack, I really do. It is comfortable, it is roomy enough for most trips, it fits well, carries heavier laods well, and has all the feature I could want in a pack (I got extra poc...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
October 17, 7:17pm

Trail designs SideWinder
I have been using this cook system for the last few months, and it is by far the best offering that the folks at Trail Designs has yet come up with. My system is designed to fit around, AND in th...

In Cookware - Other
October 17, 6:53pm

Packa s/m 2008 model
I thought it better to keep the Packa reviews in one place, so this applies to the 2009 medium/large Packa. To be honest, I wanted a Roger Caffin style poncho, but could see it was going to take me m...

In Clothing - Raingear
October 18, 1:57pm

Backpacking Light Merino UL Pants
I use these for around camp and sleep wear, so have not (yet) had any problems with durability. For my main use they are simply brilliant. This merino is the frist wool I've found that isn't...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
January 18, 12:23pm

Trail Designs Caldera Keg
This cool little cookset is just perfect for my solo trips. "The lightest , most stable, wind resistant, and efficient cooking system you can buy." says the Trail Designs website, and I don...

In Cookware - Other
January 15, 6:41pm

Antigravity Gear 2 liter pot
I also have the anodised version of this pot. True about the slippery issue, but a few seconds with and orbital sander on the bottom solved the problem. I have used this pot for several years fo...

In Cookware - Other
January 15, 6:34pm

Trail Designs and Titanium Goat Ti-Tri
I have carried this "stove" for 14 nights in the field now, and it has become my go-to stove. Even after 7 days of continuous rain, I was able to find enough dry-ish wood to cook AND have a ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
January 15, 6:25pm

Backpacking Light FeatherLite Vapor Mitts
Please note: I am reviewing the 2005 version of this glove. I found the basic design/shape of this glove to be good (I like the gauntlet style), but the insulation was a joke. Extremely flat, low l...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
December 07, 6:27pm

BPL Thorofare Trekking Pants
These are my all time favourites. They've kept me comfortable in everything from snowboarding to windswept ridge hikes to calm and hot uphill hikes. They are comfortable, light, and dry in an in...

In Clothing - Raingear
December 07, 11:58am