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Chad "Stick" Poindexter (Stick) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Wet & Humid Southeast....
About Me My stomping grounds are the SE US, and 90% of the time, somewhere on the AT in GA, TN, or NC. Other times I enjoy going to the Smokies, or other smaller wilderness areas such as the Savage Gulf area.
Most of my trips are between 2 - 5 days long, with rare 7 day long trips. My total pack weights are generally under 20 lbs, unless trying new gear, or carrying extra for the kids. In the dead of summer, I enjoy SUL hikes, and have given thought to XUL (almost there...)
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Re: thanks paul
Paul & Bobby, thanks for posting this. I came across this site today on eCrater and emailed the store. Withing the hour I got an email back saying that these were in stock and ready to ship. So...

In Gear Deals » FYI Golite Poncho Tarp back in stock
May 21, 4:12pm

Re: Re: Awesome
Great, thanks! I actually came home today to the package from Thru Hiker sitting at my door...I ordered it on Friday afternoon so that was pretty dang quick shipping! Maybe the stuff from Ti Goat w...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 21, 3:46pm

That is awesome Dion! Keep us updated with your progress. Also, just curious how long it took for the To Goat package to arrive? My Climashield will be here tomorrow and I'm anxious to get star...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 21, 6:52am

Re: Quilt construction
David, Thanks for the info! Question though...before sewing, it looks like you layered as such: material material insulation Is this correct? I am picturing it in my head and it seems to...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 18, 1:19pm

carbon poles
Oohhh...I love my LT4's, but I have only had them about half a year and put about 170 miles on them. They have worked beautifully, although I am not "hard on my gear." The first trip ...

In GEAR » Are carbon fiber trekking poles reliable?
May 17, 7:49pm

Flat Felled Seam
Dion...I like your idea of using the Flat Felled Seam to help hold the insulation in place. Are you planning on doing this around the entire quilt or just at the top?

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 16, 8:53pm

Thanks KC. Good to know info! I need to get this stuff will give me something to do... :)

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 15, 9:56pm

Re: Like this?
KC, Nice quilt! I like the colors too. Great job. What kind of temp rating do you get with that quilt and how does the M50 perform for you considering water resistance and breathability? I p...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 15, 9:41pm

Read my mind...
Dion, you must have been reading my mind lately... I have wanted to make this very same thing... I had already decided to go with the 2.5 from Thru-Hiker. I really loved the idea of using ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Quilt for AT thru-hike (MYOG)
May 15, 9:24pm

Re: Dehydrated Food
I agree Konrad, the Hot and Sweet Italian Sausage is very good from Hawk Vittles. I like the Cowboy Pasta fact I will be having some of the Cowboy Pasta this weekend in the Smokies!

In GEAR » Packit Gourmet
May 14, 7:43pm

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