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Re: re:beer can rim
I guess I should have been more clear. I have the Good Cook safecut can opener. It works great, leaving a nice rim and a nice lid. However, I have become something of a gram weenie (boredom I suppo...

In GEAR » Creating a rim on a beer can pot
September 01, 5:37pm

Creating a rim on a beer can pot
I am wondering if anyone knows of a tool or technique for making a nice rolled edge on a cut down beer or soda can pot? I know minibull designs has a machined ring he uses on his but I was hoping f...

In GEAR » Creating a rim on a beer can pot
September 01, 4:08pm

Best tarp for windy conditions
I just recently got back from a week long trip in the Wind Rivers with some new gear. My partner and I camped for three nights above eleven thousand feet and experienced just why they include the &...

In GEAR » Best tarp for windy conditions
September 01, 12:38am

Re: FS: NeoAir Large
PM sent.

In Gear Swap » FS: NeoAir Large
August 30, 11:53am

Re: Re: Pants for winter/snow
I can highly recommend the MontBell Mountain Strider pants. Been backcountry skiing and ice climbing in them with no problems.

In GEAR » Pants for winter/snow
August 29, 4:16pm

Re: Stretching the Sleep System
I would bring the Montbell and maybe invest in a decent liner like the Montbell Thermal Sheet or ID ThermoLite and an Emergency Essentials heat sheets bivy sack (vapor barrier). Put the liner in th...

In GEAR » Stretching the Sleep System
August 26, 3:48pm

A week later (payday) and I would have been all over this. Dang it. Good luck with the sale.

In Gear Swap » FS UNMODIFIED GG Gorilla
August 26, 1:12pm

Re: Re: Tensioners slipping
The lines are clean and have only been used on one trip. Not all the lines are slipping.

In GEAR » Tensioners slipping
August 23, 3:06am

Re: Tension
I can get 2.5mm or 3mm from speargun sites for about .29 cents a foot it looks like. However, now I am contemplating just going with the micro line locks and cutting off the ladder lock style that ...

In GEAR » Tensioners slipping
August 22, 6:35pm

Tensioners slipping
I have had some difficulty with the linelocks on my Duomid slipping. They are the MLD provided linelocks but I put Kelty Triptease line on them. Kelty Triptease is around 2mm I believe and the line...

In GEAR » Tensioners slipping
August 22, 6:16pm

All Reader Reviews by S Long

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Sierra Designs customer service
I recently bought a tent from Sierra Designs. I set it up in my backyard when a storm rolled through to test it out. It leaked everywhere. I sealed the supposedly taped seams and it leaked again. I em...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 07, 11:32am

Trail Designs Customer Service
Rand is always helpful and knowledgeable about Trail Designs' products. I have always had good experiences with the company. Recently I bought a new Caldera setup and just got an email from Rand a...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 26, 10:39pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
I have several MLD products and have always had a good experience working with this company. Recently I had the vent support for my Duomid break and when I contacted MLD about buying a new one Ron jus...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 24, 3:25pm

zpacks Company
I was in a bind with an unfortunate accident having happened to my net tent that went with my MLD Duomid. I needed a bug shelter and Joe was super accommodating and willing to help me out by pushing a...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 24, 3:21pm

Manzella Silk Weight Windstopper All-Season Glove
These have replaced my liner gloves since I discovered them. The reason? They are almost as light and totally windproof. The windproof characteristic makes them MUCH warmer than a glove of comparable ...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
January 06, 7:25pm

Outdoor Research Sun Runner Cap
I bought the Outdoor Research Sun Runner hat last year for a week long trip to the Wind Rivers in Wyoming. I didn't use any sunscreen except lip balm the entire trip and didn't get sunburned, ...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
January 06, 7:15pm

Black Diamond Cobra Ice Tools (new model)
The Black Diamond Cobra technical ice tools excel in any vertical ice endeavor. While very similar to the BD Vipers, they differ in some key respects. The carbon fiber shaft is more effective at deali...

In Climbing Gear & Accessories
January 06, 7:06pm

Black Diamond Sabretooth (SS model)
I have climbed on these crampons for three seasons now and, having tried many others, am convinced they are, hands down, the best all-around crampon available today. The stainless steel is so much eas...

In Climbing Gear & Accessories
January 06, 6:54pm

Patagonia R1 Hoody
I agree with Mark. Even though I have the 2010 version of the hoody I am still totally sold on it. The thumb loops were a bit weird to get used to at first but now I love them. No more cold spots or d...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
January 06, 6:42pm

Inov8 Roclite 295
I just got back from a week in Yosemite and I am sold on these shoes. I did Cathedral Peak, Royal Arches, and Half Dome and used these shoes on the approach for each. Snow, mud, hard packed trail, gra...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
June 27, 7:36pm