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Robert Kelly (QiWiz) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale UL gear @
About Me I dream of thru hikes but work and family get in the way. Am familiar with most OH and western PA trails; Isle Royale; a little of Rocky Mountain NP; AT from Springer to Hot Springs; some of Monongahela in WV. Have also been on PCT in Yosemite and Mt San Jacinto area in CA and Mt Jefferson area in OR; Bailey Range in Olympic; Wind River Crest in WY. Pack weight 8-12 pounds in all seasons. Happy Trails.
If you are interested in the lightest ti trowels, stoves, and saws, check out my website at
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More titanium spatula info
@Dan/zelph - it does flex, though not extremely springy; completely agree that no handle coating is required as titanium conducts heat poorly, and thin titanium cools quickly, and you will not be l...

In Gear Deals » titanium spatula
February 27, 8:02pm

Dimensions, handle
The grid it was photographed against is made up of 1/2" squares. The spatula is ~ 7.5" long. The handle is not coated, just anodized as a side effect of heat treatment during shaping/bend...

In Gear Deals » titanium spatula
February 27, 12:24pm

NEW @ - Titanium spatulas - two sizes
What began as a customer request for a one-of-a-kind item has now become a regular offering, so this thread was moved to Gear Deals since introductory pricing is in effect for these. Check out the ...

In Gear Deals » titanium spatula
February 27, 11:03am

two things
I actually use the most on trail are leukotape and bacitracin ointment. These also can be used for gear repair (tape) and fire starter (ointment).

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What is your two item first aid kit?
February 27, 10:42am

FireFly woodburning stoves 10% off
While my inventory lasts, there will be a 10% discount on them, accessed from my Special Deals page. Get 'em while they are HOT !!

In Gear Deals » Lightest collapsible wood burning stove on the planet - the FireFly Stove
February 03, 7:53am

Wish I'd seen this
I have had a WTB post up for exactly this canister. Would have paid more than the offer you accepted. If sale does not go through, let me know. Snooze you lose, I guess. I will say that I'm ver...

In Gear Swap » FS: Wild Ideas Expedition Bear Canister!
January 28, 12:18pm

I'll take it
Will send PM ASAP.

In Gear Swap » FS: MLD cuben Monk tarp, NEW, w/cut and attached guy lines to spec
January 28, 12:09pm

titanium sources
I go through a fair amount of titanium. Pristine sheets fresh from a mill are quite expensive, hence the interest in titanium joe's better prices for "pre-owned ti". @jeremy - the ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Where do I buy Titanium?
January 28, 11:52am

agree with Nick
My favorite beanie is Possumdown, made from NZ merino wool and NZ possum fur (light, warm, can literally shake out water if it gets wet and put it right back on). I have used a down beanie from Bla...

In GEAR » Down hat vs wool hat... wool seems to be the better choice?
January 28, 11:40am

Budget items I use a lot
20 oz gatorade bottles as water containers attached to pack straps DIY generic ccf cozies for the gatorade bottles in winter to keep water from freezing Aqua Mira Reflectix cozies for my cook po...

In GEAR » Favorite "Budget" Item?
January 24, 3:10pm

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