BPL Community Profile

J C (Joomy) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale J C hasn't told us about their geographical region yet.
About Me J C has not added a biography yet.
CountryAustralia

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by J C

Showing 41 - 50 of 283 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...29
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Lightest Expedition/Very Cold Weather jacket?
"So you want over 300 but less than 400 grams of fill and weigh less than 27.5 ounces. Why would something with only 33% more of the minimum of what you want be too much? Plus at that weig...

In GEAR » Lightest Expedition/Very Cold Weather jacket?
October 01, 9:48pm

Re: take a look at the feathered friends volant
Thanks, Richard. My main concern with the Volant is that is it quite a short cut and I have a long torso. Ideally I'd like something that covers my butt. The Frontpoint is super nice but again ...

In GEAR » Lightest Expedition/Very Cold Weather jacket?
October 01, 8:42am

Lightest Expedition/Very Cold Weather jacket?
I'm looking for a down jacket with at least 300g/10.6oz of high quality down (800+). Currently the Mountain Equipment Gasherbrum seems to be unbeatable with 380g of 750EU/800US down in a 785g j...

In GEAR » Lightest Expedition/Very Cold Weather jacket?
October 01, 6:42am

OK
Yes I see now. I wonder if there is an issue with weaving dyneema because of the very low melting point.

In GEAR » Durability of Patagoni Houdini ?
October 01, 6:33am

New Gore Pro
The new Gore-tex Pro apparently has no monolithic PU layer (which should presumably make it somewhat air permeable now but who knows?)

In GEAR » gore-tex
September 26, 9:50am

Re: Calculate CLO value in a down jacket
"Richard.N says that it has a clo value of 3.94. ive read that it has 181grams of down. 800fp down is 45.93g/1,62oz/clo in densitys betwen 1,62oz/yd2/in3 and 4,05oz/yd2/in3. 181/45.93 = C...

In GEAR » Calculate CLO value in a down jacket
September 26, 9:41am

Re: Re: Re: Durability of Patagoni Houdini ?
Why would a woven dyneema shirt not require DWR?

In GEAR » Durability of Patagoni Houdini ?
September 24, 5:03am

good options
Looking at your website I think you've made the right choice, Tim. Your RevX is possibly even better value now, and for those who want to pay the extra 100 dollars to save 100 grams the Revelat...

In GEAR » enLIGHTened equipment product changes in Sept.
September 24, 3:02am

Re: @ Tony
"Ah yes, i did forget to explain this. I live north of the border, and they dont sell online to Canada. I forgot to clarify, and if i had it probably would have saved allot of confusion in oth...

In GEAR » why i wont buy a ghost whisperer
September 24, 2:04am

Re: Re: Re Re Re Re Re Approach Shoes
>approach shoes should have no problems even when totally worn on easy slab, in fact you get better friction when the lugs wear out as theres more surface contact Friction should be proportio...

In Editor's Roundtable » Altra Lone Peak 1.5 Trail Shoe Review
September 20, 5:48pm

All Reader Reviews by J C

J C has posted no reviews.