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Matt Lutz (citystuckhiker) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Midwest
About Me Hiker-turned-ultramarathon runner. Sorry backpack, I've neglected you.
CityMankato
StateMinnesota
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://crazyrunnerguy.blogspot.com
My PDF Gear ListWinter 2011-12

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All Forum Posts by Matt Lutz

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Re: Re: "High Speed Backpacking - why"
Because as soon as someone says you can't hike as far as you want in the time you have, the natural reaction is to go out and prove them wrong.

In Philosophy & Technique » High Speed Backpacking - why
March 19, 8:23pm

Re: Spring Cleaning - mostly heavy
When/Where was the Dana pack made?

In Gear Swap » Spring Cleaning - mostly heavy
March 19, 3:03pm

Re: First Ascent BC-200
My understanding of the design of the FA garments is that the guides went through their gear and listed of the features they used and did not use. Those that they did not use were not incorporated....

In GEAR » First Ascent BC-200
March 18, 5:09am

Re: Re: wow!!!! @ cottage manufacturers....
Deleted. Someone already linked to my spreadsheet.

In GEAR » support the cottage industry clothing/gear...the real deal!
March 12, 5:28pm

Re: Do you support outdoors non-profits?
I am a member of the Superior Hiking Trail Association, and have been since ~June 2008. I figured that after I thru-hiked the trail, I owed it to the SHTA to contribute to their efforts.

In Philosophy & Technique » Do you support outdoors non-profits?
March 12, 1:26pm

Re: Re: any others?
FYI - Joe is not taking orders until June 1 because he is so backlogged. Did anyone order a Dyneema pack from him?

In GEAR » Just received my ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tent
March 11, 7:16pm

Re: Re: Re: Soto OD-1R Micro Regulator Stove
Roger: I read about this stove in the latest issue of Backpacker mag and thought the same thing. I'm waiting for someone to throw the BS flag.

In GEAR » Soto OD-1R Micro Regulator Stove
March 11, 6:14am

Re: Re: LightHeart Gear? New Maker? Looks interesting.
Gossamer Gear is testing a new prototype tent that looks really, really similar: (Twitter page) http://twitter.com/GossamerGear/status/7610364166 (Photo) http://img162.yfrog.com/i/ritx.jpg/

In GEAR » LightHeart Gear? New Maker? Looks interesting.
March 07, 7:21am

Re: Re: Re: Adventures in Laminating Silicone-Impregnated Fabrics
Great article and examples. I'll return to this again when I make a Jardine-style flat tarp.

In Editor's Roundtable » Adventures in Laminating Silicone-Impregnated Fabrics
March 07, 7:15am

Re: Re: Re: Quilts in Winter
@Javan: Check out the Nunatak Raku...

In Winter Hiking » Quilts in Winter
March 07, 7:13am

All Reader Reviews by Matt Lutz

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Marmot Scree (softshell pants)
There is so much to love about these pants, but the little details kill any possibility of a 5 rating. So 4 it is. The good: The pants are made of Marmot's proprietary M3 fabric, which is a ...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
October 20, 9:50am

Zpacks Z1
I bought my Z1 from a BPL forum member. It had a webbing waist belt and a removable sternum strap. I have since removed the waistbelt (via scissors) and removed the sternum strap, which was attached t...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 03, 10:22am

Montbell UL Down Inner Parka
I have a 2008 MB Inner down Parka, and I wish I would have waited until the 2009 models were released before hitting "submit order." I have a size small, which weighs in at 7.2 oz. The ja...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
October 03, 9:24am

Black Diamond Windweight (formerly Jetstream)
I have owned two pairs of BD wind-proof liner gloves - an older pair of Jetstreams and the new model, their Windweights. Both used Polartec Windbloc fabric. These gloves are excellent next-to-skin...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
October 03, 9:15am

Black Diamond Powerstretch (now Midweights)
These are my go-to liner gloves for all seasons. In three-season wear, they are are breathable and not too warm when the temperature dips. In cold and wet weather, I use them under a pair of MLD eVent...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
October 03, 8:50am