Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Rakesh Malik (Tamerlin) - BPL Guest

My Locale Cascadia
About Me Rakesh Malik has not added a biography yet.
My Website URL

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Rakesh Malik

Showing 51 - 60 of 738 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...74


Forum » Thread

Re: single/double and condensation. Shangri-La's.
"I don't agree with this. It may happen but it's not something to be expected for a well designed tent." My experience matches this one. Particularly with modern tents, the ...

In GEAR » UL Tent Vs. Traditional
May 10, 11:45am

Re: Thanks!
You won't get any value out of a bulb mode without a tripod anyway. For that, btw, if you're serious I'd recommend having a look at Really Right Stuff... they have a new tiny tripod tha...

In GEAR » Another camera thread... Panasonic TS4?
May 10, 11:31am

Re: Go Lite Shangrila 2 vs. Tarptent Double Rainbow
"Also, is it fair to say that a single wall tent is less warm inside than a double wall?" Potentially, yes. It's always possible to defeat the tent though, with the simple expedien...

In GEAR » UL Tent Vs. Traditional
May 10, 12:01am

Re: gps
The GPS features on cameras aren't made for navigation; they're for geo-tagging pictures in post, by putting them on maps. It is a nice feature, just don't expect a camera to replace yo...

In GEAR » Another camera thread... Panasonic TS4?
May 09, 8:05pm

Re: Go Lite Tent
"The idea of having a "free standing" tent seems real appealing. Do you feel having a free standing tent is important or are the benefits overblown?" Mostly, the benefits are...

In GEAR » UL Tent Vs. Traditional
May 09, 7:57pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Notch
"a stiffer pole about 110cm long which folds no more than 14" and a lot stiffer than the .344 poles is on my watch list. Any suggestions?" Titanium Goat, Seek Outside, and Bear Pa...

In GEAR » Tarptent Notch vs Lightheart solo vs SMD skyscape trekker
May 09, 2:22pm

Re: Re: cooking in freezer bags??
"Avoid plastic as often as you can." That's good advice for a few reasons, one of which is that it most likely is NOT safe to put boiling water in a plastic bag or something and th...

In GEAR » Backpacking food
May 07, 5:53pm

Re: Scree Basket? Oh, Dear
If your trekking poles are long enough, just a twist or two in the ice axe loops should do the trick even without the baskets, most likely, as long as you secure the top reasonably well.

In GEAR » Loops on bottom of packs - what for?
May 02, 4:14pm

Re: ice axe loops
The recommended approach to securing an ice axe works well for trekking poles, too. I have used the ice axe loops for securing a tripod on occasion as well, though lately I've been using one...

In GEAR » Loops on bottom of packs - what for?
May 02, 12:08pm

Re: i'm a division manager
Well said!

In GEAR » NeoAir XLite - Aluminized Baffles Wearing Off ?!?
May 02, 11:47am

All Reader Reviews by Rakesh Malik

Rakesh Malik has posted no reviews.