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donald buckner (toomanyarrows) - BPL Guest

My Locale Southeast U.S.
About Me Pilot for ExpressJet. Hobbies/passions=bowhunting, motocross.Have bowhunted N.W. Territories for Caribou,Manitoba for black bear,North Dakota for antelope, Africa for plains game, and Utah for elk. All camping has been car camping. Recently interested in getting back away from the crowds for hunting via backpacking and backpacking with my wife.

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All Forum Posts by donald buckner

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alcohol stove fuel
Just south of Atlanta GA, the Walmart charges 5.68/qt for denatured alcohol, and 1.07 for 12oz of yellow bottle heat. So in my neck of the woods, the heat is the better deal. I cant tell any differ...

In GEAR » Fuel for Soda Can Stove
January 08, 7:37pm

Bubble jacket
I could not pass up a wicking T and a bubble jacket delivered to my door for $16. Its ya birthday...(push hands into the air).

In Gear Deals » New - Walmart Athletic Works Gear for Winter
January 05, 5:54pm

wool,synthetics,deet, permethrin
As a hunter first, and a backpacker second, I am a fan of both synthetic and wool, but only recently used the really thin wool base layers. I prefer the wool to the synthetic for most applications....

In Editor's Roundtable » Comfort and Moisture Transport in Lightweight Wool and Synthetic Base Layers
October 02, 9:43pm

Thanks for the NB info. The tent looks like it is perfect for my wife and I. We do some base camp type car camping and even short hiking trips and this tent would be a nice luxury. Nice to hear it ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Six Moon Designs Lunar Duo Tent REVIEW
August 30, 4:25pm

tent report
Sorry for the off topic question, but what model NB shoes are those in the vestbule photo? I have a friend who owns a few stores, and I get a discount on this brand, so what model is considered a w...

In Editor's Roundtable » Six Moon Designs Lunar Duo Tent REVIEW
August 30, 12:26pm

Ray Way
Thanks for the input. I like to hear different opinions before formulating my own. I was given a 50's vintage Universal sewing machine from a friend. I need to learn how to thread it and adjust...

In GEAR » Ray Way Climahield XP
July 28, 2:08pm

Ray Way Climahield XP
Has anyone had experience with these products? What is your opinion of these products? Also, do you feel that Ray Way kits are a good deal and good sense products for lightweight backpacking? I kno...

In GEAR » Ray Way Climahield XP
July 27, 10:29pm

Yes Joe I know what you mean, and I'm already about that age! The soft pad may be one area that I give in to weight in the future. And for those discussing the bargain lightweight backpacking e...

In GEAR » cost efficient gear
June 15, 5:15pm

Re:wind shirt
Thanks again Ross, I see what you are saying about the breathability aspect. To me it seems there is a huge market waiting to be tapped for ultralight hunting gear. I know a few years ago I kept ad...

In GEAR » cost efficient gear
June 14, 7:11pm

Gossamer Gear Pad
I'll have to check out the Gossamer Gear Pad. I didn't know it was so cheap. A sunshade is about $7. 2 more bucks for quality is right down my alley! I don't mind paying for quality, bu...

In GEAR » Newb to hammocks - help!
June 13, 8:04am

All Reader Reviews by donald buckner

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Shires Tarptent Rainbow
I just noticed that there were only 2 reviews of this tent. I've on...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
November 21, 10:36pm

Texsport Knollwood
After reading the first review, I had to check out this tent. It had amazingly good reviews on the web in general, and I'm a sucker for a bargain, so I picked one up. After leaving it up during a ...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
November 21, 9:43pm

GoLite Ether Wind Shirt (Wisp HP)
This new model ether had just come out when I purchased my wife and I one. I used mine first on a Caribou Hunt in N.W.T Canada. With temps in the 40's and traveling by boat a fair portion of the t...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 27, 3:02pm