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driclime is more of a light softshell as it has micropile inside ... IMO more for cooler temps id have to be pretty cold before wearing something like a thermawrap while hiking

In GEAR » Windshirts?
January 02, 9:59am

john a few quick questions - did the you have issues on both the clear and rainy nights - were you sweating inside the bag ... ie overly warm - did you make sure to breath outside the bag and ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Bivy condensation help
January 02, 7:54am

risk assessment
ron's comments bring up a good point IMO going lighter after a certain point (after getting all that fancy gear) become a matter of risk assessments ... same as anyone heading into dangerous...

In Philosophy & Technique » Big 3 vs. Big 4?
January 02, 7:28am

scott ... if you were comfortable in open air at -4C ... i bet you could hit -10C in a tent with both yr down jackets, sufficient pads and a VBL ... ya should try it on yr balcony when temps dro...

In Gear Lists » College student looking to go light
January 01, 10:03pm

mark the danger there is that youre pushing the insulation to its limits ... - a drop in temps beyond the expected - poor nutrition or hydration - reduction of insulation from moisture - ...

In Winter Hiking » VBL allow you to lower bag rating so to speak
January 01, 9:51pm

scott ... women need to add 10F or more to the rating of a quilt/bag ... so it was likely a 50F+ quilt for her the evil master plan dictates that you innocently ask "would ya like to joi...

In Gear Lists » College student looking to go light
January 01, 4:01pm

chop tattered rap tat ... shavings to start fire ... repairs to gear with leatherman ... never leave home without it ... you never know ... this might be u ...

In GEAR » Has your knife ever helped you out of a dire situation?
January 01, 3:50pm

Ted .... Just bring yr aldrenaline and use the down bag inside yr synth one .... You dont need to zip up the inner bag if ita easier .... With your vbl and jacket ... I gurantee youll be fine W...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » ideas for cold weather camping
December 31, 8:42pm

Mike ... im noticing thats its the more unique items ... Nobody does an exl other than mb yet ... And the burn looks unique or the product is just that good ;)

In GEAR » Your Best Gear of 2010
December 31, 7:45pm

Mike ... You need to use em on rocks ... Hence the "rock" guide ;) i hear that patagucci test the durability by putting them on their sponsored climbers, lathering them in honey, an...

In GEAR » Pants for winter hiking, snowshoeing, XC skiing - under $100
December 31, 7:38pm

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