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Re: Re: Re: Soylent Green is People
"I also was very surprised they would go with that name but maybe they are targeting people my age most of which would not get the reference. Or they think it's funny." Or, when it...

In GEAR » Soylent Green is People
May 16, 11:51am

Re: Where would you setup camp in this picture
I'd go into the forest as low as time and flood possibility permit. I don't think I small cluster of trees provides significantly more lightening protection than one tree.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Where would you setup camp in this picture
May 15, 11:00pm

Re: Re: The never ending search for alternative rain gear
"Get a poncho." Nick, How do you avoid getting a poncho shredded by cacti? Use a waist cord and avoidance? Or is there another secret?

In GEAR » The never ending search for alternative rain gear
May 14, 8:23am

Re: The Era of Lighter-Than-Air Backpacking is Here!
Eventually things get a little dull in the evening around camp, and someone inhales to do their best campfire Micky Mouse impression. Then, everyone actually has to carry a pack with a positive wei...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » The Era of Lighter-Than-Air Backpacking is Here!
May 12, 9:37pm

Re: Repairing 9" Easton alloy stakes
I've always cleaned out the old epoxy, roughed up the surfaces with sandpaper a little, and then re-epoxied them while being certain to seat the heads on fully. Don't be stingy with the epo...

In GEAR » Repairing 9" Easton alloy stakes
May 11, 9:56pm

FiveFingers claims...
I'm not surprised really considering their confusion over the appendages on the feet being fingers. :\

In GEAR » Vibram settles lawsuit over FiveFingers health claims
May 09, 7:44am

Re: Looking to lighten further
Yep, your list is a bit creepy... weight-wise. :) Areas to possibly cut: * Kindle ...oops nevermind! :O * trekking poles * Have you tried sleeping without a pillow? * repair kit * toilet ki...

In Gear Lists » Looking to lighten further
May 05, 6:44pm

Re: First time filter user.
Another factor to consider is blue-green algae contamination, which makes the water toxic. As a general rule, avoid any water which has a color. Tea-colored water is generally ok though, as long as...

In GEAR » First time filter user.
May 04, 8:58pm

Re: Stream crossing and washing your socks - at the same time :)
Reading this thread has convinced me that I should always filter my water. :)

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Stream crossing and washing your socks - at the same time :)
May 03, 11:00pm

TP
I only eat constipating foods on trips so that I won't need TP. Kidding... really I'm another natural materials fan, although I do use wet wipes as the final stage to avoid monkey butt...

In GEAR » TOILET PAPER
May 03, 10:56pm

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