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LiteSoul bivy is customisable
Thanks for that Marc. I asked Ron about this and he can customise the LiteSoul for NeoAir compatibility or add full insect mesh in the head which is what I prefer for claustrophobic reasons. ...

In GEAR » Can you fit a sleeping bag in a MLD LiteSoul Bivy with a small NeoAir?
March 21, 5:23pm

Hex 3 for sale with a nest
I have a Hex 3 for sale with a nest. It has been lightly used and is in excellent condition. I think for only 4 trips (15 nights or so) The color of the Hex is orange. The Hex has had some mo...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Golite Hex or Shangri-La 3 and Nest
March 21, 3:02am

Can you fit a sleeping bag in a MLD LiteSoul Bivy with a small NeoAir?
I was wondering if you can fit a sleeping bag in a MLD LiteSoul Bivy using a small NeoAir? By "fit" I mean will the narrowing width of the bivy crush the loft in my sleeping bag? I ...

In GEAR » Can you fit a sleeping bag in a MLD LiteSoul Bivy with a small NeoAir?
March 21, 2:18am

More on FF
"And i like FF, cos of their Epic shell, just incase the weather turns, and the tent aint good." Unless you are under a small tarp without a bivy this is DEFINITELY not an issue. I ...

In GEAR » what should i choose for a summer bag?
March 18, 6:51am

Aussie too
Without doubt the FF bags don't seem to have the fill of the other two. I'd go the WM but check you like the width in Paddy's.

In GEAR » what should i choose for a summer bag?
March 15, 7:28am

Great in their day
I owned one of these packs some years ago and walked the JMT with it. In their day they were great but refinements from all the small gear makers we know and love have made it obsolete IMO. A Si...

In GEAR » Kiskil Mithril Pack
March 10, 8:30pm

PM sent on poles
PM sent on poles

In Gear Swap » FS: GG Lightrek 4 Trekking Poles, ID Thru-Hiker & Dolomitti Jacket, TT Contrail & Double Rainbow
November 07, 5:26pm

Cuben weight
The roll we received weighs 318 grams Or 35 grams per linear meter It is 1.39m wide Thus it weighs 25 grams per square meter Or 25/28.35 x 1/(1.09*1.09) = 0.74 oz per square yard

In Make Your Own Gear » Combined order for green cuben - Anybody want some?
October 28, 9:42pm

PM Sent on hoody
PM sent

In Gear Swap » FS: Patagonia R1 Hoody
October 25, 11:01pm

I'd like the Parka
I'd like the Montbell parka. PM sent.

In Gear Swap » Arcteryx, Montbell, The One, BPL, modded Ion....
October 23, 5:20pm

All Reader Reviews by Pedro Arvy

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
I am a side sleeper and have used the Prolite 3 and normally a 3/4 length Prolite 4 but find the NeoAir to be far more comfortable. If you blow up the NeoAir on a warm sunny day you will find that ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
September 05, 7:49pm

Titanuium Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Likes - I have the version with the mesh/fabric hood and use the bivy with the mesh over my face 99% of the time. This is much more comfortable and less claustrophobic than momentum fabric over my ...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
September 02, 8:44am

Stephenson 2R
It won’t fall down, it withstands high wind but there are too many usability issues with this tent to make it easy to use. Perhaps 10 years ago these tents were ahead of their time. Now they are n...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
October 22, 4:56pm

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I like the design of this pack but have issues over the quality and durability. On its second use, and with no real loads and no bush whacking, the mesh separated from its elastic on one of the sid...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 22, 12:09am

Feathered Friends Hummingbird, Epic outer
This bag has an Epic outer and a 0.85 inner with 2oz overfill. It weighs about 830 grams. Two of my friends have asked me to recommend bags to them and I have recommended WM Ultralights but someho...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 5:00am

Hilleberg Nallo 3GT 2005
I bought this tent in 2005 for really wet windy weather for 2 above the tree line. Pros: - Massive size for the weight of 2.75kg - Huge vestibule, I have never seen a bigger vestibule on a te...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 08, 4:28pm

Icebreaker Superfine 190
I second the above.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
September 06, 1:48am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
Pros: Lots of loft for the 400 grams of total weight. More than a WM Highlight for instance. Cons: Too narrow. Way too narrow to sleep in for me and I like sleeping bags people normally say are too...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 03, 6:17am