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Re: Re: Bivy-Tent Idea
Aren't bivy's condensation nightmares by design? They're completely closed, there's no airflow, you're constantly breathing moisture into it, and there's a high temperature...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bivy-Tent Idea
November 30, 9:48pm

Re: Bivy Tent
>>Looks like it would be difficult to get into....especially in a rainstorm. Yeah, the opening is short, but it's the same as what I made for the other one and it wasn't too bad. ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bivy-Tent Idea
November 30, 5:10pm

Bivy-Tent Idea
Last night I made my first bivy. It was really basic, but I really enjoyed sleeping in it. It even snowed on me for a few hours and I stayed warm with only minor condensation. But I wanted to go...

In Make Your Own Gear » Bivy-Tent Idea
November 30, 4:49pm

Re: Collapsable cookware
I've been thinking on this one too, and actually tried to make an Orikaso style bowl from aluminum flashing...almost immediately suffering the cracking at the corners you speak of. Tinny, ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Collapsible cookpot idea
November 30, 4:43pm

Homemade projects
Thanks everyone for all the advice and encouragement. In my mind I totally agree with everything you're saying, but there is just something inside me that 'needs' to be able to make cl...

In Make Your Own Gear » The Homemade look--Aargh!
November 30, 1:41pm

RG Stove
Hey Adam, Yeah, only a pressurized side burner. And I'm actually not sure of how well it performs just yet. The only thing I've used it for so far is making a bunch of char cloth. I&#...

In Make Your Own Gear » Right Guard Stove
November 30, 2:16am

The Homemade look--Aargh!
Why is it that every time I make some sort of wearable it always comes out looking homemade?! This may have an obvious answer, but I'm not that new to sewing (sewing clothes maybe, but not s...

In Make Your Own Gear » The Homemade look--Aargh!
November 29, 9:52pm

Right Guard Stove
Here's a fun and easy little stove. It's made from this bottle from Walmart (or wherever): To make it I made a couple cuts to take a center section out, popped out the spray mechani...

In Make Your Own Gear » Right Guard Stove
November 29, 9:41pm

Neat stuff
Sorry to bump this thread, but I'm new to the community and just had to chime in here to applaud the designs. I'm afraid I didn't understand Lance's spreadsheet, but the thought ya...

In Make Your Own Gear » Heineken Cone
November 28, 2:07am

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