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ROBERT TANGEN (RobertM2S) - BPL Premium Member

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DriDucks pants
My DriDucks pants ripped a 12" slash across the back after only several times sliding into a car seat while wearing them. Since I have a four-foot butt, it wasn't so bad, but others might...

In GEAR » Lightest WP/B rain pants?
July 24, 12:22pm

T Storms
Personally, I climb the highest tree and yell: “Blow winds, and crack your cheeks! Rage! Blow!” I rip off all my clothes and tear my white hair, which the impetuous blasts with eyeless rage ...

In GEAR » Carbon Fiber Poles in Thunderstorms
July 19, 10:04pm

Re: “I use, as need dictates, a Marmot Hydrogen (24 oz.) plus a Nunatak Arc custom quilt ..... supplemented w/ a Cocoon insulated jacket (and now my just purchased Cocoon Pants).” I’m not e...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Nunatak Akula & Torre
July 13, 9:23am

Spoonin' Bag
FF has a new 2-person bag: "The first picture shows the bag with Colin and my homey Brent inside. Aren't they a cute couple? This photo offers a great view of the vertical side baffles I m...

In GEAR » Spoonin' Bag
July 12, 10:04pm

Good luck! Remeber, you are representing all of us!

In GEAR » JMT Unresupplied
July 10, 2:02pm

Knowledge Repository
Re: "I know all about the physics of black bodies." I greatly envy Mr. Davidson because I don't know "all about" anything. I act like I do, but that's a separate issue...

In GEAR » Layering observation
July 09, 6:09pm

Playing nomad
Oh, now I know what you mean: “Go thou and enter into the hottest hell thou canst find, put on the thickest black woolen garments thou canst buy, and see how long a distance thou canst run at top...

In GEAR » Layering observation
July 09, 2:12pm

Black sheep
Re: "Please document your findings here where they will be peer reviewed with gusto, not to mention ribald humor." Did you mean document Bedouins? Here’s a photo collection, including...

In GEAR » Layering observation
July 09, 11:06am

White Robes
That's not Peter O'Toole, that's me visiting a beach just outside of San Francisco. I thought I destroyed all those photos.

In GEAR » Layering observation
July 09, 6:24am

Delerium Davidsons
My alcoholism is so advanced tahat, I mean that, when I reach the state of having delirium tremens I drink another fifth of Jack and begin havin Kevin Davidsons. What a NIGHTMARE! P.S., in physic...

In GEAR » Layering observation
July 07, 7:50am

All Reader Reviews by ROBERT TANGEN

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Zpacks Arc Blast 60 liter
I received my Zpacks Arc Blast, the large 60 liter, 17.0 oz. size for winter loads, and love it. If you are worried about getting poked, don’t worry, the stays terminate at the bottom end BEHIND the ...

In Backpacks - External Frame
September 13, 6:24pm

Rab Boreas extremely thin soft shell
1. David Chenault: “I'm a huge fan. It's been a great layer for BC skiing thus far. I expect it to be fairly bug proof too.” 2. Noted mountain climber Nils Nielsen: “The last month I’ve be...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
March 06, 3:44pm

WalMart / "Starter" compression shorts
(Others have written that they like these, and I agree.) The WalMart / “Starter” compression shorts are: 1. Long enough to prevent abrasion, even if you have massively muscled, Greek God-like thighs...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
May 02, 1:12pm

MLD 2009 Revelation
Five Stars! I love the new 2009 Revelation from Mountain Laurel Designs! I haven’t wrung it out like Ryan Jordan did for the pack he recently reviewed, so I don’t have his detailed data base, but th...

In Backpacks - Frameless
May 21, 6:12pm