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Re: Re: Good lightweight ~3 oz down fill weight hoodless jackets?
I have an EB First Ascent 50th Anniversary of Everest jacket in XL I can sell. -4oz of Fp900 Downtek goose down, 10D fabrics. Weighs -280g. Sitting at Heathrow now but can post Friday from Texas.

In GEAR » Good lightweight ~3 oz down fill weight hoodless jackets?
February 26, 2:28am

Re: WTB XL Hardshell under 14oz
I've got three to choose from. Montbell Storm Cruiser blue Montbell Versalite red OR Axiom orange I'm flying to Texas tomorrow and can post from there.

In Gear Swap » WTB XL Hardshell under 14oz
February 24, 11:18pm

Re: Re: Re: iphone 5 or 6 update
My understanding is battery life on the iPhone is regulated by the software and with every iteration of iOS battery life gets better across the board for any iPhone model that can use it. Curre...

In GEAR » Attention all who carry iPhones while backpacking: critical info RE iPhone 5
February 23, 5:38am

Re: Re: Paramo Waterproof Directional Clothing
I've read tales of woe on the local scrambling forums when one puts pressure on the fabric while sitting, kneeling, leaning, etc. , against rocks and the like. Wet/water just pushes right thro...

In Editor's Roundtable » Paramo Waterproof Directional Clothing
February 22, 2:02am

Re: Montbell Versalite Rain Jacket new
FYI, the pit vents indicate a Montbell Japan model. Probably why it is a little short in the torso/arms.

In Gear Swap » Montbell Versalite Rain Jacket new
February 21, 4:20am

Re: Metal Water Bottles
I have the impression all alum beer cans/bottles have a thin coating inside. Can they be still used to cook/boil in over a stove/fire? I have several Liberty alum bottles bought because of their...

In Gear Lists » Comfortable & Safe 3-Season UL Gear List
February 15, 4:04am

Re: Any good light sun protective L/S crew shirts with hoods for men and women?
I use the Patagonia Tropic Comfort Hoody and Rab Boreas. Pretty impressed with Tropic Comfort Hoody. Pretty good multiday odor control for 100% polyester too.

In GEAR » Any good light sun protective L/S crew shirts with hoods for men and women?
February 10, 3:31pm

Re: Re: Re sizing
I found smaller/lighter is almost always better as the flotation "concept" never really delivers in practice. And since you are going smaller, a one-piece design is more robust than the f...

In GEAR » Snowshoe sizing?
February 06, 12:49am

Re: Re: Solar Charger?
Reviews here,

In GEAR » Solar Charger?
February 02, 2:06pm

Re: Aji
I use the Aji Long (~24") torso/ large hipbelt with the Airbeam frame option for my DSLR camera kit too. Fits me like an old glove and carries very well. I'm 6'2' 185lbs.

In GEAR » Harness too small on my gg aji 50
January 11, 5:11pm

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