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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
CityBay Area

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: vest
I really don't find that the baffle spacing is all that big. It's sewn thru so there really is nowhere for the down to go. I love Argon fabric as well. I made a down jacket with it and...

In GEAR » Borah Gear Down Jacket
October 06, 5:21pm

MYOG Packraft... or ...could this work?
Looking at the minimal rafts out there like Klymits LWD, it seems to me there is a possibility of a little different raft that could be had for less weight. I would think a raft with only a sing...

In Packrafting » MYOG Packraft... or ...could this work?
October 06, 12:26am

Re: Re: Headlamp Specs
I find that for running you want a good 60-100 lumens depending on the density of the area you are running in. For hiking at night, 30-50 works good enough. For camping you want something at ...

In GEAR » Headlamp Specs
October 05, 6:03pm

Re: Re: Closet Cleaning Bags Quilts Packs PRICE CUT!!!
Cut prices on all gear left. No extra paypal fees. These prices are with Free Shipping!!!

In Gear Swap » Closet Cleaning
October 04, 9:09pm

Re: Marmot Plasma bag / vertical (longitudinal) baffles... yea or nay?
I've only used the Plasma 30. I love the longitudinal baffles. They do a much better job from developing cold spots. I now only make quilts with longitudinal baffles. I think EE is also v...

In GEAR » Marmot Plasma bag / vertical (longitudinal) baffles... yea or nay?
October 04, 8:56pm

Re: What torso size on the North Face Skareb 40?
Both packs are a Medium Thanks

In Gear Swap » Closet Cleaning
October 02, 3:29pm

Re: Closet Cleaning Bags Quilts Packs and more
The Golite 0 degree bag is sold.

In Gear Swap » Closet Cleaning
October 01, 11:17pm

Re: Are Women's Down Jacket's Inferior to Men's Versions???
A mens medium is about the same as a women's ex-large. I'm willing to bet that those sizes of each would be very close to being the same.

In GEAR » Are Women's Down Jacket's Inferior to Men's Versions???
September 30, 7:20pm

Closet Cleaning Bags Quilts Packs and more
I don't ever use this equipment as I am such a weigh weenie SUL backpacker now. I have collected some gear and it needs to go. Email is aaron(dot)wsorensen(at) It's payed th...

In Gear Swap » Closet Cleaning
September 30, 4:12pm

Re: 2 Marmot Sleeping Bags for Sale
With the price of 800+ down now days, you can't even purchase the 37 ounces of down fill in this. Just the down in this bag sells for a higher price.

In Gear Swap » 2 Marmot Sleeping Bags for Sale
September 30, 3:24pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm