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Re: Re: Are you expecting it to rain?"... brain not rain is the reason to normally wear a puffy under a shell
just as a note ... for climbers the belay poofay is meant to go over the shell generally (unless its raining real hard) ... not under the reason for this is to reduce the amount of faff, especia...

In GEAR » Which arcteryx hardshell?
November 06, 11:46am

Re: Pseudo Science
Daryl Try wearing it The fleece will be more comfortable and feel less damp because of the fuzzy interior And it will dry faster with body heat Remember moisture is at its worse when c...

In GEAR » Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
November 06, 10:50am

Dead birds
Justin You are a perfect dead bird medium for the jackets anyways Some jackets have a trimmer fit, the dead bird site should say under each product Get something with their new pro fabric...

In GEAR » Which arcteryx hardshell?
November 06, 12:04am

Re: Headlamp, battery combo to read with in winter and maybe some summer usage
i cant speak to the reliability of the headlamp itself or the functionality of that light in winter conditions (ie with gloves on) but a CR123a bat is just fine in winter, like any other lithium...

In GEAR » Headlamp, battery combo to read with in winter and maybe some summer usage
November 05, 8:55pm

any decent brand
any decent brand that fits you .... they are all pretty similar personally i use dead bird gamma LTs but they can cost a pretty penny ... as said a 3-season softshell with long johns is...

In GEAR » Best winter tights or soft shell pants?
November 05, 8:08pm

Re: thanks
you dont need to be REALLY careful ... just prudent a thinner 60-80g/m synethetic will handle dampness just fine, and IME better than down (though i havent used the DWR down) if you talk to a...

In GEAR » Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
November 05, 7:58pm

Re: Re: Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
it really depends ... you have to remember that they were praising the WM flash because of the distribution of the down and the "breathable" fabric were advantageous to the drying howe...

In GEAR » Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
November 05, 7:41pm

Re: Headlamp, battery combo to read with in winter and maybe some summer usage
fenix HL50 - is made in china, all fenix lights are ... the most important thing is that you buy off a good dealer who has free return shipping, and hopefully a US repair centre .... the major a...

In GEAR » Headlamp, battery combo to read with in winter and maybe some summer usage
November 05, 7:04pm

Re: Re: Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
They don't perform very well. There was even an article here in which down dried faster than the synthetic in the test condition. I'm not sure how well the test condition matches reality. ...

In GEAR » Synthetic jackets - how do they really perform in wet conditions?
November 05, 6:45pm

Re: reply from Snow Peak
My jetboil with a brass thread has always had a slight escape of gas when mounting Most of the other stoves ive used have had this issue as well Of course the faster you spin it the less this...

In GEAR » Snow Peak LiteMax stove malfunction? or was it the canister's fault? or maybe just my own stupidity?
November 03, 2:50pm

All Reader Reviews by eric chan

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Montbell Extremely Light Down Jacket
the key to using this jacket is to use it under a windshell or synthetic jacket like a nanopuff by itself the shell is fairly fragile, there are no pockets, there is no waist string ... however ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 30, 7:44pm