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Adam Kilpatrick (oysters) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me Into Bushwalking in remote areas in Australia. Have completed alot of walks in Southern Australia, especially in the Flinders Ranges, but also some decent trips in Victoria, Tasmania, and Central Australia.

I also spend a lot of time in the field for work (arid areas) and am an avid Scouter!

Oh yeah, and I'm into cycling and photography too.
StateSouth Australia
My Website URLhttp://worldtrike.crazyguyonabike.com

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All Forum Posts by Adam Kilpatrick

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Re: 2014 Gear List
Where are you hiking? What temps are you expecting (day and night and in camp)? What weather? How long between resupply? Max water and food load? Most of your list is pretty good, but it ends up...

In Gear Lists » 2014 Gear List
March 17, 10:02pm

Re: Aluminized Cuben – Third Time is a Charm?
Warmer groundsheet? RFID Uberlight Wallet? Warmer hammock? (Go much skimpier on underquilt, use this as outer fabric (seam seal), skimpier top tarp). Warmer VPL gear? Alien protection? ...

In GEAR » Aluminized Cuben – Third Time is a Charm?
March 17, 8:11am

Re: What ONE piece of gear makes you smile and why
At the moment my Montbell Tachyon does this without fail every time. Every time I don it, it impresses me again in a new situation.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What ONE piece of gear makes you smile and why
March 17, 12:21am

Re: Bed Of Nails
Yeah needs to be realistic. I'm thinking Australian sharpies though...some of them are pretty awful, and I've been places in the desert where its hard to find somewhere to sit down without ...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 16, 11:44pm

Re: Pad puncture tester
Hmm. Its possible the balloon could pop much before the pads get punctured, plus Balloons can be quite variable...how do you decide on how to put air in the balloon and keep that constant? Hard ...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 16, 10:24pm

Re: Floor muffler
Worth a shot Dowser. I'm sure there's got to be some other similar foams out there too. When I get back Down Under (can't wait!) I'm going to check out the hardware stores for wh...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 16, 7:58pm

Re: Re: wrong forum

In Pre-Trip Planning » All these years? Where to begin to BPL while living in tthe Philippines?
March 16, 4:42pm

Re: Tensile Strength Stretch
If the tensile strength is consistent through the pad, and the force is applied very evenly then that's possible. However, if its not, its likely a tear could start at an edge and then propogat...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 16, 12:42am

Re: poking methodology
"maybe you could set up a "bed of nails" type thing, then see how much weight each one takes before forming holes? Though getting both spouses to agree on a number is good, too.&...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 16, 12:36am

Re: 200 folds
^^^^^ THIS!!! ^^^^^^ Is the awesome thing about this project and BPL. So much cheap-as test material, people willing to work together to incrementally find better solutions!!! This looks prom...

In GEAR » Flooring underlayment foam
March 15, 8:29pm

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