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if you think youll be doing a rescue ... i second the pulley ... on rock i always have 2 DMM revolvers which i use as biners normally till they are needed ... you can get some light "real&q...

In Gear Lists » Denali Gear List
February 05, 7:15pm

lol ... nothing wrong with skeptical what i do know is being wet sucks ... but eventually youll get something wet sooner or later ... just make sure you can dry out

In GEAR » The D prize: for 1st synthetic down cluster
February 05, 7:09pm

jerry ,,, there is still enough moisture that the higher conductivity of water is a factor ... as anyone who has worn a wet base layer in the rain can attest to ... wet clothes that are wet agai...

In GEAR » The D prize: for 1st synthetic down cluster
February 05, 2:27pm

i recommend looking at how mark twight wrote extreme alpinism ... and taking the same style its simple, understandable, gives real life examples, and challenges the "old ways" ... even...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Skurka Gear Book
February 05, 1:12pm

heres a simple question ... how many calories can you burn off in 10-20 min ... not too many i suspect

In Philosophy & Technique » Training & Workout
February 05, 1:05pm

let the sun shine in
dirk... thats when you pray there's going to be sun so that you can dry yr bag ... for weekenders it isnt usually a concern you can also try a hawt nalgene inside so the extra heat pushed...

In Gear Lists » PCT / summer backpacking list -- input appreciated
February 05, 1:03pm

jerry .. its very important if a person is hypothermic you strip out all wet clothes and out them in a dry bag, or under dry clothes with someone if possible naked, you dont leave them in wet wo...

In GEAR » The D prize: for 1st synthetic down cluster
February 05, 12:35pm

go 800+ fill or go home anything less you might as well get a synth vest ... at least you can hike in it then

In GEAR » What is the warmest, lightest down vest for the $.
February 05, 12:11pm

warm when wet is a misnomer ... water conducts away heat 24x more effectively than air ... so if its wet, then yr just going to suffer ... the proper statement would be that no insulation is comfor...

In GEAR » The D prize: for 1st synthetic down cluster
February 05, 12:02pm

hooded jacket
more versatile ... youll only be using it at stops anyways unless its polar bear temps now a synth vest ... thats a different story

In GEAR » Vest or down hooded jacket?
February 05, 11:42am

All Reader Reviews by eric chan

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Montbell Extremely Light Down Jacket
the key to using this jacket is to use it under a windshell or synthetic jacket like a nanopuff by itself the shell is fairly fragile, there are no pockets, there is no waist string ... however ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 30, 7:44pm