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Cesar Valdez (PrimeZombie) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Mexican-American expat living in Sweden. Check out my blog to know more about me, lots of trip reports, gear lists, pretty pictures, etc. :)
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Re: Re: Don't forget us paranoid people
Points well taken. There seems to be a strange clash of experience vs. testing. I have read plenty of accounts here of people doing thru hikes with Cuben gear--but granted, most of these were pac...

In GEAR » cuben vs. silnylon for a tent floor
February 13, 12:32pm

Don't forget us paranoid people
I am going to make the unpopular suggestion that I will readily admit is mostly due to paranoia. I personally always have to have a ground cover, regardless of the material of my tent or bivy or w...

In GEAR » cuben vs. silnylon for a tent floor
February 13, 11:55am

WTB MLD SuperLight Gaitors, size large
Anyone got a pair of these they don't want/need anymore that are in good-new condition? I prefer emails to cesarvaldeziii at g mail rather than PMs. Thanks :)

In Gear Swap » WTB MLD SuperLight Gaitors, size large
February 10, 3:02am

Re: Ian, Andrew, Roger, trip reports, Craig, Paul, "Gabriel," Eric
Ian - "I get the impression that you’re trying to set an industry standard and not much else. I’d love to hear more about what we'll gain especially if you could give specific examples...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 15, 1:17pm

Re: Mitch, John, Nick
Mitch - I am sorry if you feel that I am being argumentative. My intentions are not to upset anyone. I will admit I was a bit frustrated by your replies, but tried my best to give a productive re...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 10, 11:04am

Re: Mitch, Pizza, John
Mitch - When you said you skimmed you really weren't joking. You've created a strawman to beat up on with your continuation of my pizza analogy. You say: "But if you come on to th...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 08, 1:09pm

Re: Roger, Mitch, Edward
Roger - "I wasn't. You asked why BPL Staff had not put up some formal definitions. I quoted your question and gave some reasons why not." I beg to differ. First of all, the entir...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 07, 6:58am

Re: Nick and David
Nick - Yes. David - Thanks for the kind words, first of all. 1st: I generally agree, but don't see how this negates having a general consensus and its values. 2nd: If you say so. Mayb...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 06, 12:38pm

Going back to poncho
I got a used, 1st generation Zpacks WPB jacket and I like it quite a lot. I have used it for about a year and a half now, and have not had any problems with it at all. I've even slept in it o...

In GEAR » Chasing breathability an exercise in futility?
January 06, 11:49am

Re: Roger, Dan, Craig
Roger - There's no need to be condescending. I am well aware that different conditions require different gear, and never said otherwise. In fact, I've explicitly pointed out that most of ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » I say let's decide on a general consensus of Ultralight definitions and terms.
January 06, 3:23am

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